The most beautiful place to hike in Salzburg
Hiking vacation on the Hochkönig
Small, rustic hill farms and huts await hungry hikers with regional specialties.
When hiking in the Hochkönig region, each step leads you deeper into nature. Fresh mountain air, towering rocks, idyllic hill farms, lush meadows, and legendary views of the alpine world – this is a balm for the soul. The network of hiking paths is well signposted and designated with the Austrian Hiking Seal of Quality. The hiking highlight is the 73 km long-distance hiking trail through the region - the "Königsweg". Free guided hikes are offered in all towns in the region. Experience nature with your own two feet!
Arrive at the peak of emotions!
Hiking ist more than just a wonderful experience. For your safety, we have put together a few tips so that you can enjoy this mountain sport to the fullest.
The Hochkönig region is considered the crown jewel among the mountains in Salzburger Land with over 340 km of hiking paths, a variety of difficulty levels, and many interesting trails with different themes.
With our interactive hiking map, you will find hiking tours and routes in Mühlbach, Dienten, or Maria Alm.
The hiking region can also be explored on numerous free guided hikes.
Among these distinguished hiking paths is the Königsweg in the Hochkönig region. The hub of a good hiking region consists of a hiking village that serves as a starting point for unforgettable experiences. Excellent hiking villages include Maria Alm, Dienten, and Mühlbach. You will quickly see that the entire Hochkönig area is the perfect hiking region!