Alpaca Adventures in Adnet
Alpaca Hikes and -Therapy in Tennengau
Adnet is one of 14 communities in the Tennengau Region. One particular highlight awaits visitors to the Alpaca Farm run by Matthäus Leitner. The farm lies in a peaceful location, surrounded by mountains and meadows, just a few kilometers from the center of the village. It is here that you will have a rare opportunity to get to know the friendly alpacas, and even set out with them on a hike through beautiful SalzburgerLand.
MEMORABLE FAMILY ADVENTURE WITH SUREFOOTED SALZBURG ALPACAS
Twenty or more alpacas make their home at the farm of Matthäus Leitner in Adnet. These gentle-hearted creatures come originally from South America and belong to the camel family. Their wool, alpaca fiber, is particularly valuable, used especially in the manufacture of clothing.
In Adnet, you can experience these extraordinary animals up-close. Take a guided tour of the alpaca farm and learn all kinds of fascinating facts about these wooly creatures. Visit the alpaca enclosure, or perhaps set out on an alpaca hike with your whole family. Side-by-side with the alpacas, walk along the Marble Path or explore Adnet Moor.
From trekking tours to children's birthdays - the alpaca farm in Adnet offers something for everyone.
In the farm shop, you will find unique souvenirs for your loved-ones back home. They carry a wide selection of alpaca products to browse and purchase. They also offer home-distilled schnapps and liqueurs, which are also very popular souvenirs of the alpaca farm in Adnet.
AlpaCa TherapY iN Tennengau
Due to their peaceful, kind character, alpacas are also excellent therapy animals. In Adnet, alpaca therapy gives you a unique opportunity to get to know these amazing creatures better.
A wide selection of animal-assisted activities are offered for individuals as well as groups, including school classes. The pure joy of the experience is, of course, always the focus. Roping, haltering, hiking an walking - it's all part of the fun alpaca experience.
When it comes to animal-assisted education, the aim is to make it easier for children and youths to learn in various areas. Personal encounters with animals help to motivate young people. This therapy offer takes place at the alpaca farm and is conducted by trained educators and psychologists.
Additional information about alpacas in Tennengau can be found at http://www.salzburgland-alpakas.at/