Guideposts for the Dachstein Hiking Tour

  • Always easy to keep your bearings along natural and near-natural paths and trails on and around the Dachstein - no paving, no concrete!
  • At a range of elevations between 780 and 2700 meters  
  • Amid the most diverse scenery imaginable - from the valley floor to glacial regions  
  • 8 readily manageable daily stages – "without ropes or hooks"
  • Each day of hiking has a different theme: history, stories and windows to the past make this hiking tour more than exciting  
  • Spanning 3 Austrian provinces: Upper Austria, Styria and SalzburgerLand
  • Overnights at scenic chalets and Alpine inns
  • Nature experiences: on and around one of Austria's most beautiful mountains - the Dachstein, a UNESCO "World, Nature and Cultural Heritage Region"  
  • The tours present no technical difficulties; hiking experience, physical fitness and a certain degree of stamina are, however, necessary in order to circumnavigate the king of the Austrian Alps.