Bavarian & Salzburg Alps
This year our guests especially enjoyed the great alpine regions of the two countries Austria and Germany on the hiking tour Bavarian & Salzburg Alps, 8 days. The cross-border mountain hiking tour starting from Schönau am Königssee leads along wonderful crossings in the Bavarian and Salzburg Alps, further into idyllic valleys and past traditional alpine pastures.
Our tip: Enjoy the alpine pastures in the midst of a picture-postcard idyll - taste the homemade alpine cheese and other homemade products on one of the traditional alpine huts, always accompanied by wonderful panoramas and distant views.
Rhine Walking: Mainz – Koblenz
Culture, cuisine and the best of the region: our hiking guests experienced the advantages of the most beautiful places and the wonderful treasures of the UNESCO World Heritage Region Middle Rheingau this year on the hiking tour Rhine Walking: Mainz – Koblenz, 11 days. The numerous castles and palaces, the fantastic views over the vineyards and the wonderfully quiet moments at the end of your hiking day can hardly be topped on a staycation.
Our tip: When you are out and about on Germany’s most beautiful hiking trail, you should definitely have time to enjoy the impressive views. During a hiking break, on the seventh day of your hiking trip, marvel at the most famous rock on the Rhine, the Loreley Rock.
Moselle and Eifel Trail
In 2020 the hiking holiday Moselle and Eifel Trail, 8 days was among the absolute top tours in our active holiday selection. Here our guests explore two quality hiking trails in Germany and experience step by step the inviting atmosphere of the beautiful regions in Central Germany. There is always enough time to take a deep breath, pause and enjoy the wonderful views over the rivers Mosel and Saar. Celebrate the end of a successful day of hiking with a wonderful glass of Moselle wine.
Our tip: Immerse yourself in the culture of Trier, the oldest city in Germany. There is a lot to explore, because nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites are located in the Moselle region.
Salzalpensteig – Hiking Trail 1
Our hiking holiday on the Salzalpensteig 1, 8 days has been recognised as one of the clear 2020 favourites. The route takes guests past wonderful natural and mountain landscapes and through historical salt sites. On old salt paths you march to the most beautiful places in southern Bavaria and are always accompanied by impressive views This hiking tour on the new long-distance trail can also be experienced as a hiking holiday with your dog.
Our tip: The scent of a very special seasoning accompanies you on this tour – the wonderful mountain air of home. And there is definitely time for a traditional ‘Brotzeit’ on your eight-day hiking tour in Germany.
King Ludwig Way
Our guests enjoyed a fairy-tale active experience in nature on the hiking tour King Ludwig Way, 8 days. Fantastic forest and meadow landscapes meet regional cuisine and cultural sights, and always on the move on good hiking trails. These features make this hiking trip one of our absolute Eurohike favourites in the 2020 active travel year.
Our tip: A fairy-tale experience awaits you at the end of this journey on your hike past the wonderful castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau to the Schwansee.
Ten Lakes Trekking Tour
One of our TOP Eurohike hiking holidays in the Austrian Salzkammergut, which our guests particularly appreciated this year, was the Ten Lakes Trekking Tour, 10 days. Here one highlight follows the last and as soon as you have passed one dreamy lake, you reach another piece of paradise, all amidst the wonderful natural landscape of Austria.
Our tip: Austria is a real treasure trove for foodies. Whether a delicious smoked fish from the Schlossfischerei on the Fuschlsee, the traditional Zaunerstollen in the Zauner confectionery in Bad Ischl or a typical alpine snack on one of the alpine huts along the way – time for moments of enjoyment should be factored into this hiking tour!