Hiking in the Salzkammergut – picturesque villages, mountains and lakes
The Salzkammergut hiking region offers everything that the heart desires
Already the emperor was fascinated by the impressive landscape of the Salzkammergut and came here every summer to enjoy nature, recharge his batteries and relax. Follow his tracks and hike through one of the most beautiful regions of the world.
The Salzkammergut has everything to offer which accounts for the charm of alpine landscapes – and also a bit more.
Plenty enjoyment of nature
Craggy mountain ranges, gentle alpine meadows, lush green grass and crystal clear lakes – and all of it in a lavish diversity. What nature in the Salzkammergut offers, is unique in Austria and probably in the world.
Beside the big lakes such as Lake Hallstatt, Altausseersee, Grundlsee, Traunsee, Lake Wolfgang, Mondsee and Attersee, the Salzkammergut region has unbelievably 69 further lakes. All of them lie amidst impressive mountains and merge in a unique, idyllic landscape which amazes the visitors.
Mountain panorama in Hotel Agathawirt
Numerous mountains and summits in the Salzkammergut only wait for you to climb them. From Hotel Agathawirt you can view the alpine summits of Dachstein, Krippenstein, Sandling, Sarstein, Predigstuhl, Kalmberg, Loser and Katrin.
Hiking paths in the Salzkammergut
The wide range of hiking paths and hiking tours in the Salzkammergut ranges from comfortable walks to diverse day and half day trips for families to alpine challenges. And those who want to have an easier hike to the summit or start a high altitude hike well rested can use one of the many cableways of the region, that are also operating in summer. At Wanderhotel Agathawirt, your host and her experienced team, who are enthusiastic hikers themselves, will give you comprehensive information on all possibilities. Hiking around Hallstatt is true pleasure.
Hiking holidays in the Alps – the whole year
Come to the Salzkammergut and spend fantastic days in the unique natural surroundings. Learn more on our special offers for your hiking holidays at Landhotel Agathawirt or send us your no-obligation enquiry and look forward to a wonderful time in the Austrian Alps! And also if spring, summer and autumn are the traditional hiking seasons, the Salzkammergut region is also highly valued for its winter hiking possibilities.