Hiking in the Gastein Valley
Hiking holidays in Austria
Whether climbing enthusiasts or families: hiking in the Gastein Valley is the right choice for those who want to spend their holidays in tune with natureâ€™s pulse.
Gastein is surrounded by the Hohe Tauern mountain range, one of the most beautiful mountain regions in all of Austria, and one that invites you to explore it extensively. What better way is there to do that than on foot? The lush green meadows are a true paradise for children, as here there is space and adventure without end. And of course passionate hikers and mountain sports fans will certainly get their hiking-moneyâ€™s worth on a large network of trails.
Well-Marked Hiking Trails in Gastein Valley
All along the well-marked hiking trails, numerous romantic mountain huts entice weary travellers to stop and try local delicacies along with traditional comfort. Even if youâ€™d like to enjoy the fabulous views of the state of Salzburg without having to break a sweat, you can take many of the Gastein cable cars and lifts to the summit to enjoy it all just the same.
Hohe Tauern National Park in Salzburg
The Hohe Tauern National Park , the largest protected area in the European Alps, extends all around Gastein. A large variety of rare animals and plant species live in the park and can often be seen on a guided walk with a park ranger. There is much to learn about these plants and animals, so keep your eyes and ears open!
The family-friendly Hotel RÃ¶merhof is the top choice for hikers on holiday in Gastein. You can be out on the mountains in no time right from the hotel and our hiking specialists will gladly provide you with advice and information about routes, weather and refreshment along the way.
We also offer some Action with the Mountainbike.