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Vacation in Austria with hiking: Discover the dreamlike nature on foot

A hiking holidays in Austria is very popular among Europeans. This is especially due to the quick journey. The Austrian landscape is characterized by the Alps. So if you want to spend a break hiking in the mountains, you will benefit from ideal conditions.

The most popular hotels for Hiking holidays in Austria

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Johannesbad Hotel St. Georg
Johannesbad Hotel St. Georg
Johannesbad Hotel St. Georg
Johannesbad Hotel St. Georg
Johannesbad Hotel St. Georg
Johannesbad Hotel St. Georg
Johannesbad Hotel St. Georg
Johannesbad Hotel St. Georg
Johannesbad Hotel St. Georg
Austria · Salzburg Area · Bad Hofgastein
Relaxation in the Gastein Valley
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Boutique Hotel the Mittagspitze
Boutique Hotel the Mittagspitze
Boutique Hotel the Mittagspitze
Boutique Hotel the Mittagspitze
Boutique Hotel the Mittagspitze
Boutique Hotel the Mittagspitze
Boutique Hotel the Mittagspitze
Boutique Hotel the Mittagspitze
Boutique Hotel the Mittagspitze
Austria · Vorarlberg · Damüls
Healthy Alp Holiday

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Experience the beauty of Austria with a hiking trip

In Austria there are a variety of hiking trails that you can discover alone, with your partner, with friends or with the family. The hiking trails have different levels of difficulty, so you can travel to Austria even with little hiking experience. Another special feature is the gorgeous landscape of the mountains. Small mountain lakes, alpine pastures where animals graze, and the view of the mountains bumping up against the clouds will stay in your memory for a long time.

Enjoy the hospitality of the Austrians and choose accommodation that meets your needs. From a simple hiking hotel in Austria to a well-equipped vitality hotel to a luxury hotel you have the choice of how to spend your hiking trip in Austria.

Accommodation and packages for your hiking holidays in Austria

Hiking boots

Have you decided on a vacation in Austria, there is a selection of accommodations for you, which you can combine with various package offers.

Decide in a first step how you want to arrange your hiking holidays. Do you want to stay in one place and explore the different hiking trails there? Then choose a hotel in the appropriate region.

Many hiking holidays choose to explore a larger hiking area. Such a trip requires a great deal of planning. This is especially true if you plan to spend each night in a different hotel.

Plane your route from home and then book the nights in the desired hotels that you can reserve along the route. In doing so, you have a choice of simple hiking hotels where you can start the new day after a good breakfast.

If you value very good service, opt for a hotel of the higher category. In these hotels you can let spoil yourself all around. Book full board if you want to stay in the region for a longer time and go on smaller hikes.

Many comfortably equipped hiking hotels have their own wellness area, where you can pamper yourself with massages and wellness treatments. Additionally, some hotels offer guided tours with experienced hiking guides, who will take you on unforgettable hikes and show you the most beautiful places in the region.

Special hikes for an unforgettable trekking trip in Austria

Alpine hiking

Couple takes a break from hiking in the alpine pasture

Many alpine pastures are dreamlike in Austria. You have an unobstructed view of green meadows, grazing animals and the fascinating mountains behind them. Alpine hiking has a low degree of difficulty in many regions and is particularly suitable for families with children and seniors.

Adventure hiking

Woman walks through the woods

If you are looking for new challenges and adventure when hiking, Austria is the right place for you. There are many hiking trails that are special and require a good physical condition. But you can also experience adventure in busy regions on well-signposted trails that offer a variety of surprises.

Winter hiking

Man walks through the snow

A hike in winter makes special demands on the equipment. You need a good condition, because the clothes are heavier than in summer. In return, enjoy unforgettable impressions, snow-covered forests and take on new challenges.

Combine hiking holidays with other wonderful activities

Hiking and skiing

Person skiing

If you plan your hiking holidays in Austria in the winter months, you can combine hiking with skiing. Both activities can be planned alternating days or even in one day. You train your condition and experience the incomparable landscape very intensively.

Hiking and fasting

Filled glass teapot and cup

If you want to regain more life energy and quality of life, then a combination of walking and fasting is a good idea. The positive effect of fasting is reinforced by hiking. You will be accompanied by trained staff in our hotels.

Hiking and yoga

Woman doing yoga in the mountains

The alternation of activity and relaxation is especially good for the body. Combine hiking and yoga with each other if you love the alternation of exertion and rest. A tour through the woods and meditating back at the hotel is perfect for mind and soul.

Attractive destinations for hiking vacations in Austria

Salzburg province

Krimml waterfalls

The Salzburger Land attracts with a combination of culture, mountains, lakes and picturesque places to discover. Take a stroll along Lake Fuschl, hike on the Johannisberg or visit the beautiful city of Salzburg itself. There is so much to experience in Salzburger Land.


Magdalensberg in Carinthia

Carinthia is a region in the Eastern Alps. Here you can climb the highest mountain in Austria, the Grossglockner and marvel at an unforgettable view from there. Admire glittering mountain lakes in the sunlight, hike through picturesque forests and marvel at the dreamy mountain panorama of Carinthia.


Untouched snow cover in Vorarlberg

The province is located in the border area to Switzerland and Liechtenstein in the west of Austria and is known for its numerous hiking trails and ski resorts. It offers idyllic hiking regions and is perfect for an active vacation. Beautiful valleys invite you to strap on your backpack and start hiking.


Sunset over the Alps

In Tyrol you will experience Austria from its original side. You can ski, visit historical sites and experience long hikes with different levels of difficulty. Spend unforgettable hours with a planned tour through the beautiful Tyrolean mountains.

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