Königstour on the Hochkönig in Salzburg
A ski tour with 5 summits, 6,700 vertical meters, and a breathtaking panorama
It was awarded as the best ski tour in the Alps by the world's largest test portal for ski areas.
6,700 vertical meters - 32 km of slopes - 3 towns - 5 summits.
The Königstour in the Hochkönig ski area is worthy of its excellent reputation and ranks up there with the "Sella Ronda" and "Weiße Ring". What this region has to offer skiers is simply breathtaking: 5 summits, 32 km of continuous slopes, and 6,700 vertical meters. The ski tour is one of the most impressive in the Alps and features gorgeous alpine panoramas with views of the Hochkönig and the Steinernes Meer. Skiresort.de has crowned the Königstour as the winner in the "best ski tour" category and rightly so, because it will awaken feelings of elation and exhilaration.
Basic info for the Königstour:
– 5 summits
– 32 km of slopes
– 6,700 vertical meters
– Seamless connections
– Splendid panorama
You can start the Königstour anywhere; it doesn't matter if your starting point is Maria Alm, Mühlbach, or Dienten. The excellently signposted slopes will lead you to the highlights of the Königstour.
The entire tour is marked with yellow or orange arrows. Get your first impression with our overview map. The slope map for the Königstour is available for free at all ticket offices.
Let yourself be photographed on one of our thrones with the breathtaking panorama, even without your own camera. You will find our photopoints on Aberg Langeck, at the highest point along the Königstour and on Gabühel.
Everyone has their favorite spot: a comfy bench at a rustic hut, a blooming meadow at a hill farm, or a gorgeous viewing point among rugged rocks. There may be many places where you simply feel great and therefore linger a little longer. When you open your heart and enjoy life to the fullest, then you have truly found your favorite place. Simply add a magnificent view to this equation, and then you have a front row seat to the beauty of life. In the Hochkönig region, there are many such places. Here, you can experience a peak of emotions! We aren't quite sure where your favorite spot will be, but we can make a few suggestions. In the Hochkönig ski area along the Königstour from Maria Alm and Dienten to Mühlbach, you will find your own front row seat, which is just waiting to be discovered by you during your winter vacation. The gianten wooden thrones which marks these spots are also perfect for vacation photos.