Hochkönig – The Hiking Adventure

Send inquiry 620,00 € per person
  • 7 7 days
  • self guided
  • 620,00 €
  • on request
Activities
  • Hiking & Trekking

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Itinerary

Day 1: ARRIVING AT MARIA ALM

The first night you will spend in the cozy hotel in Maria Alm to acclimatize. Meanwhile your free time will be perfect to go over the information about your upcoming hikes.

Day 2: MARIA ALM – NATRUN – DIENTEN

After breakfast the lifts will take you to the top of Maria Alm Mountain. The path in the woods will take onwards to Gasthof Jufen in Hinterthal valley and continuing the hike through Mussbachalm to the Pichlalm and Mittereggalm and to the town of Dienten. After the hike, you will have dinner where you can reflect about the day’s adventures. Overnight in Dienten.

Day 3: DIENTEN – MÜHLBACH

Breakfast after a good night’s sleep. The tour goes constantly beneath the majestic Hochkönig Mountain, across the pastures, passing the lovely huts, pictures waterfalls and forests on the way to Mühlbach. Well prepared hikers can also try their preparation skills on the ‘’Ore Path’’ which will lead you from Arthurhaus down to the valley. The other option can be with the bus which is also available to bring you to the village of Mühlbach am Hochkönig. Overnight in Mühlbach.

Day 4: MÜHLBACH – REST DAY

After a revitalizing breakfast, you could take some time to relax and go animal watching. With seven petting zoos in the vicinity, different farms let you feed donkey, sheep, cows, goats… There are also marmot families in their natural habitat, which you can see on the Marmot Path. For a livelier adventurer, a 3-D archery course is available. You can try the bow & arrow skills or you can visit the historic mine and the museum, if you are up for some cultural knowledge. Overnight in Mühlbach.

Day 5: MÜHLBACH – SCHNEEBERG – DIENTEN

With a day’s rest and after breakfast, today’s path will take you up the day’s steepest and the highest point, the Schneeberg (1,938 m). The path from the peak takes you along the impressive Höhenweg to the Klausalmkreuz, passing the Kollmannsegg and over the Wastlhöhe to the Bürglalm. Towards Bürglalm, the view already opens up to the village of Dienten. Overnight in Dienten.

Day 6: DIENTEN – MARIA ALM

After breakfast starts the tour to the Summit Klingspitz, which will be also the longest day travel. The path will take you to the highest point of your hiking trip, the Hundstein (2,117 m ). After the full day’s hike, you will then start you way back to Maria Alm. For a more casual hiker: from Dienten passing Lettenalm to the Marbachhöhe. The downwards hike takes you through Eggeralm to Hintermoos and take the bus back to Maria Alm. Overnight in Maria Alm.

Day 7: MARIA ALM – AIRPORT

Waking up to an abundant breakfast and departing from Maria Alm. You can also extend your holidays visiting Salzburg or Munich, relatively close to the region.

NOTES:
– For not so advanced hikers, there is always a possibility to adapt the route or go with a bus transfer on some parts of the way.
– The hiking paths are a medium – high level.
– Every route lasts from 5 – 8 hours.
– It is desired to have good physical condition.
– Alpine experience is not necessary.

 

Send inquiry 620,00 € per person
, 00386 1 810 04 20

What's included

HIKING: LEVEL MODERATE/DIFFICULT

This trip is possible from May to October.

Price includes:

  • Accomodation in a 3 * hotel with breakfast and dinner
  • Hochkonig card
  • Transfer of all luggage
  • Hiking map and Hochkonig hiking pin
  • Voucher for an alpine picnic
  • Route descriptions
  • City tax

Price does not include:

  • Plane tickets
  • Airport transfer for both ways (can be organized separately)
  • Travel insurance
  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Entry fees (museum ext… )

 


Send inquiry 620,00 € per person

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