A meaningful nature experience and a friendly atmosphere – are the distinguishing features of a guided hiking tour in the Gastein valley.
Walking together equals twice as much fun. The Gastein Tourist Board has compiled a weekly programme with various hikes with a professional mountain guide. The hikes on offer are diverse, and there is something to suit every ability, for more experienced hikers as well as novices. The easier hikes often include the use of a mountain lift. On the https://www.gastein.com/en/events/detail/event/sunset-hike-on-the-fulseck/sunset hikehttps://www.gastein.com/en/events/detail/event/sunset-hike-on-the-fulseck/, you will witness something wonderful, as the sun sets over the Alps and the colour of the sky changes from orange to fiery red and purple. Do you have a yearning to be in the mountains? Other topics such as herbs, pine trees and mushrooms are outlined on the educational trailsTheme Hiking Paths with information boards providing inquisitive hikers sufficient “brain food”.
Are you already a trail-hardened hiker and do you look forward to every added meter of vertical gain during your all-day hike? In that case, the more remote peaks and challenging trails in Gastein Valley are sure to be ideal for you. And there's no better way to discover them than with the help of a local mountain guide, someone who knows the area like the back of their hand and has good instincts for the changing weather conditions. That way, you can be sure you are in safe, reliable hands.
Did you come to Gastein on your own? If so, why not sign up for a guided hike and meet others who share your love for hiking? Exchange experiences from previous hikes and mountain adventures with each other. Listen to the stories your guide has to tell, and maybe even pick up a few insider tips. Don't hold back with your questions! Our local mountain guides know the plant and animal world of the Hohe Tauern mountains really well, and which species you are likely to encounter. Who knows, with a little bit of luck you might be the first to catch sight of marmots, chamois or even an imposing bearded vulture!
Regardless of which hike you decide to go on, you are sure to really enjoy your timeout here in Gastein.