Your hiking holiday in the Salzkammergut
Sense the natural surroundings with every step you take. Experience this extraordinary mountain idyll up close. Traditional lodges, romantic mountain lakes, Alpine meadows and hiking routes in the Salzkammergut are there to be conquered.
Superb hikes with qualified hiking guides open up the luxurious splendour of this natural paradise to you. By car, or direct from the hotel on foot, you can reach countless managed Alpine lodges, ideal starting points for hiking enthusiasts, summiteers and pleasurable finishing points after a successful tour!
The hiking paths which run through the area are as varied as the landscape of the Salzkammergut itself. Hiking at Wolfgangsee is a delight for young and old alike.
In the tracks of myths and legends: hiking on Wolfgangsee
The obvious thing to do in Wolfgangsee is investigate the tracks of ‘Heiligen Wolfgang’, the legendary founder of your holiday destination. Follow the Bishop of Regensburg up the Falkenstein, bathe your eyes in the medicinal water of the “Augenbründl” healing well, turn the wishing stone and shed all burdens at the in the Celtic stone. Don’t forget to ring the bell! Legend has it that if you can get the bell to peal three times in a single pull of the rope, then you get a wish free. Want to find out more?
Hiking with a boat trip on Wolfgangsee
EGet to the starting point of your hike by boat: in Strobl and also St. Wolfgang you can go aboard one of the excursion boats, which brings you to Strobl, St. Gilgen or Abersee. There you start your hike on Wolfgangsee, or into the mountains.
Hiking in the Salzkammergut
For ambitious hikers the Salzkammergut offers any amount of diversity. One trip will definitely not be enough to be able to tackle all the worthwhile summit tours! Organise your hiking just as you like it, armed with the best tips from the committed members of staff at the Information Point in Romantikhotel: leisurely across Alpine meadows and pastures, or across rock faces upwards, for spectacular summit adventures. Hiking in the Salzkammergut and a stay in the Hotel Bergrose in Strobl: start your hiking holiday in Wolfgangsee in Austria with a non-binding request.