Hiking vacation in St. Johann in Salzburg
Hiking destinations for the whole family
In an airy heights, freedom seems almost limitless!
Hiking - alone or in pairs, a hiking trip with the whole family, or a guided hiking route with the host family, from spring to fall. The mountain connects, soothes, and strengthens body and spirit. It is not only extreme mountain climbers, dairymen, sheep, and geese that are "driven" to where air and water are at their purest, but family on vacation also appreciate the almost limitless freedom and tranquility when hiking in "airy" heights in Austria.
The mountainous region around St. Johann in Salzburg offer a variety of extraordinary mountain and alpine tours in summer and fall, not only for "strong" hikers, but also for families with children, from May to September as well as in October: Unique attractions and plenty of room to play away from traffic.
Enjoy your holiday beneficial and use the Sportweltbus for only 1 euro each way. With a valid guest card, which you receive from your accommodation for free, the busses take you to different starting points of your hiking tours – daily from 1st of May to 31th of October 2018, only for 1 euro.
Salzburger Sportwelt: St. Johann in Salzburg, Flachau, Wagrain-Kleinarl, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Eben, Filzmoos and also Obertauern
Also for guests of St. Johann, the bus line 540 to Großarl is for free.
Cable car hikers can also use one of the numerous summer mountain railways, which are operational until the fall. In St. Johann in Salzburg, the Alpendorf gondola lift will take you quickly and conveniently to airy heights into the Gernkogel meadow and hiking country and to the Ghost Mountain.
Discover the fascinating panoramas, views, and insights of the mountains of Austria on perfectly developed paths.
Elisabeth von Arnim
During the summer season, guided hikes take place every Thursday (until the end of October). For guests accommodated in St. Johann in Salzburg, these hikes are free with the guest card. Pre-registration is required.
Hiking maps as well as free alpine and cabin guides are available in the office of the Tourist Board as well as in the information office of the Alpendorf mountain railways or can be found in our downloads. They will make your hiking holiday an unforgettable experience.