In Lofer - hiking Austria
Lofer. Hiking Austria

 

Hiking Austria

Hiking in Austria is fun. There are few countries that offer as many hiking opportunities as Austria. Here you can hike in the mountains. There are easy circular routes. But you can also explore the Alps on strenuous mountain routes. If the inclines are too much for you, then there is also Walkingthat run along rivers. Or do you prefer to hike around a lake? The hiking opportunities in Austria are varied and diverse. You only have to bring enough time and fitness. Lace yours walking boots and pack yours backpack be. And off you go to explore the landscapes in Austria.

Discover nature in Salzburg country just like in Tyrol or Styria. The Hohe Tauern in Carinthia are just as rewarding as the wine regions in Lower Austria. There's a lot to discover.

Gifts for hikers

Practical gifts for slow hikers

Practical gifts for hikers who enjoy it Not only at Christmas time do you need gifts. The best souvenirs are always those that can be used for specific purposes. That is why we are collecting suggestions for practical gifts for hikers and mountaineers who like to enjoy on the go. Everyone who likes to be out in nature ...
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The autumn sun shines through the birches

Blockheide Gmünd - a hike in the Waldviertel

Hiking in the Waldviertel I am almost waiting to see trolls behind the next block of granite, the mysterious region of the heath. The landscape of the Blockheide Gmünd in the Waldviertel in Lower Austria with its lakes and ponds, the stacked Granti blocks and the forest that we saw on our way ...
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Music band at the Gumpoldskirchen pleasure mile

Hiking and wine on the pleasure mile in Gumpoldskirchen

Hike in the Vienna Woods at the pleasure mile in Gumpoldskirchen Hike along the pleasure mile in Gumpoldskirchen in the Vienna Woods We are invited to the pleasure mile in Gumpoldskirchen and want to hike in the Vienna Woods. This is a wine festival that takes place every year in the Thermenregion wine region. It heralds the grape harvest. Only 27 kilometers away from the ...
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Loferer Alm huts

What is the best way to experience Loferer Alm?

Experience the Loferer Alm huts The Loferer Alm huts and the Loferer Steinberge are best experienced on a holiday in Austria with the Saalachtal Summer Card. We are guests in the family and vital hotel Mühlpointhof in Lofer in the Salzburg region. We want to find out how slow travelers and connoisseurs love the region ...
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Stift Lilienfeld Hiking in the Stiftspark

Lilienfeld Abbey Hiking - Muckenkogel & Klosteralm

Hiking at Stift Lilienfeld We went hiking at Stift Lilienfeld in Mostviertel. The area around the Cistercian monastery invites you to do so. During a walk through the monastery park and a hike on the Muckenkogel to the Klosteralm, we visit the area around the Cistercian monastery in Lower Austria. A walk in the monastery park Already the monastery park nearby ...
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On the south bank of the Weissensee Carinthia

Enjoy hiking on Lake Weissensee in Carinthia

Weissensee See in Carinthia With these tips you are well prepared for a weekend of enjoyment at Weissensee Lake in Carinthia. We spent two days at Weissensee and came across a real insider tip in Austria. The Seehotel Enzian had invited us for two nights. Until then we had ...
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walking boots

Best hiking shoes for wide feet

Wide hiking boots - what should you look out for when buying? Light hiking shoes for wide feet are hard to find. Anyone who, like me, has strong feet, that swell quickly, when walking for a long time, knows how difficult it is to find suitable hiking boots for wide feet. Therefore I have intensively looked for ...
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Pesenbach

Hike through the Pesenbachtal

Summer hike through the Pesenbachtal You should know this before a hike through the Pesenbachtal: The hike is partly alpine in character. Therefore, surefootedness, footwear for mountain trails and fitness are necessary. Starting point: Bad Mühllacken. Parking spaces are available at the Waldbad. Refreshments: the Schlagerwirt (behind the Schlagerhütte - a shelter - a path branches off to ...
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Hiking backpacks

You want to buy a hiking backpack? You better clarify that before buying

You want to buy a hiking backpack? Do you want to buy a hiking backpack, that meets your requirements? One, that fits for your hiking equipment? Then it is important that you first clarify, what your hikes usually look like. You should ask yourself a few questions before buying, so that you can choose the right hiking backpack for ...
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Excursion destinations in Styria - Rein Monastery

Excursion destinations in Styria - Rein Monastery and Maria Straßengel

Excursion destinations in Styria - Rein Monastery and Maria Straßengel These are excursion destinations in Styria, the history of which stretches back to the 12th century, is our goal: Rein Monastery. In addition to Heiligenkreuz Abbey and Lilienfeld Abbey, it is one of Austria's Cistercian monasteries. During our visit to the monastery and the pilgrimage church Maria ...
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Stift Heiligenkreuz from the outside

Heiligenkreuz Abbey and Mayerling Castle for connoisseurs

2 days Heiligenkreuz Abbey for connoisseurs We take two days for our Heiligenkreuz Abbey and Mayerling Castle hiking tour for connoisseurs in the Vienna Woods. We visited Heiligenkreuz Abbey in Lower Austria a few years ago. This time we want to deepen our insights behind the scenes of the monastery. We ...
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Sankt Lambrecht Hiking - From the monastery to the castle

Sankt Lambrecht Hiking - Slow Travel in Styria

Hiking in Sankt Lambrecht is pleasure hiking Hiking in and around Sankt Lambrecht is slow travel in Styria, as we like it. We are neither summiteers nor hikers who absolutely have to reach the summit cross. We are not looking for top athletic performances when hiking. On the contrary. Hiking uphill is a horror for us. The ...
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Hiking equipment

Packing list hiking - hiking equipment for leisurely hikers

Hiking packing list This hiking packing list is intended for leisurely hikers. The hiking equipment is sufficient for a day tour. You can store these well in a hiking backpack. Usually these are tours that we take in Germany or Austria. But we are also out and about on hiking trails in other countries. Most of the time our hikes are shorter. Our ...
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In the Lesachtal

Hike and enjoy in the Lesachtal & Gailtal

Hike and enjoy in Gailtal and Lesachtal We set out to discover Carinthian specialties while enjoying a holiday in Gailtal and to go hiking in Lesachtal. Carinthia has done it to us. After our enjoyable holiday in the St. Paul Abbey and Monastery Holiday in the Wernberg Monastery, this time we are on the road ...
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