Mountain Hiking

ADVANCED-LEVEL MOUNTAIN HIKING

Where Surefootedness is an Advantage

During a mountain hiking tour magnificent views and panoramas open up in front of you. At the end of each stage you can be proud of yourself to have mastered the tour. Eurohike mountain hiking tours are designed for advanced and experienced hikers. Surefootedness is prerequisite during steep and often unsecured, unpaved ascents.

During mountain hiking you cover longer distances and tackle several metres in altitude. The hiking paths are often unpaved and daily walking times range between four to six hours. There will also be one or more summit ascents. At the end of such an ascent you are rewarded with stunning views, which definitely motivate to persevere and reach the top. In order for you to enjoy ascents and high-altitude paths to the full, a good fitness level is required.

Even as an advanced mountain hiker you too get to enjoy the Eurohike service extras. The Eurohike luggage transfer is included in the tour price. Your heavy rucksacks are transported daily from one hotel to the next.

The Eurohike-team has researched the most beautiful spots and tested them all in person.

2019
Gorgeous view from Jenner to Koenigssee
Tour character
Mountain Walking
(12)
Germany / Austria

Bavarian & Salzburg Alps

8 Days | Self-guided tour
Explore two Alpine landscapes during this mountain hiking tour from Bavaria to Salzburg. The Eurohike team takes you on an eight-day tour along the beautiful pathways in the Bavarian and Salzburg Alps. A feeling of absolute calm as you gaze upon the impressive rock formations is included. Fixed point on each route: the detour into one of the many alpine huts, where a cool beer or sparkling ‘Kracherl’ will be waiting for you! Details about the mountain hiking tour in the Bavarian and Salzburg Alps The mountain hiking tour kicks off with a highlight: after your arrival at the Königssee, day two will see a trip to the Berchtesgaden National Park on the programme. For 19 kilometres you will hike through the reserve, past the border into Salzburg. All around you’ll hear the rushing waterfalls of the Seisenbergklamm. And over the next few days one highlight will follow the last. For example: the Pinzgauer Grasberger, a high-altitude hike to the famous Arthurhaus or a visit to Hohenwerfen Castle (not included in the price) and much more. Highlights of the tour in the Bavarian & Salzburg Alps at a glance: Königssee & Berchtesgaden National Park: Steeply rising rock walls and a nature reserve straight out of a picture book fill the eyes. If you look closely, you might catch a glimpse of a chamois or a shy marmot. Alpine huts with homemade delicacies: A landscape with scenery as romantic as the famous Austrian ‘Heimatfilms’. Sitting right in the middle of it are numerous huts. Take a break and enjoy the hearty creations of the landlords. Torrener Joch & Jenner: Expect a long climb to the border crossing and on to the Jenner summit. And at Bluntautal, you will be rewarded with unique alpine landscape and rugged rock formations. Useful information about the hiking trip in the Bavarian & Salzburg Alps Your mountain hiking trip to the alpine landscapes of Bavaria and Salzburg begins with your own journey to Schönau on the emerald-green Königssee. Over the next seven days you will travel on well-developed hiking trails. However, the steep hikes require good basic fitness! Do you like a climb and enjoy a view looking out over the distant mountains? Then you will be enchanted by this high altitude tour! When you spend the night at the foot of the Hochkönig you will feel like you’re in paradise! Can’t wait any longer and already dusted down your hiking boots? Then book your next hiking adventure with Eurohike!
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Who is suitable for Mountain Hiking Tours?

Mountain Hiking Tours by Eurohike were designed for:

  • advanced and experienced hikers

  • hikers with stamina and a good basic fitness level
  • hiking enthusiasts with a head for heights and surefootedness

Please note with this level of difficulty that odd flat sections are part of the tour too.

Overview of Mountain Hiking Tours

There is a total of 33 Mountain Hiking Holidays in the Eurohike repertoire. Tour offers range from Southern territories to Northern regions such as Scotland for instance. Depending on your interests, you choose your preferred route. With an extensive range from nature via culture to culinary bliss we are confident there is something for everyone. Please select your mountain hiking holidays directly by clicking on ‘Tour search’.
 

 

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