Mountaineering & Climbing in the Hohe Tauern National Park

Mountaineers in Neukirchen
Mountaineering in Neukirchen am Großvenediger

Monuments of nature: the purest mountain experience in Austria

The fascination of the mountains: the uphill journey is the reward. Impressive rock faces, rugged crags, breath-taking views – all are on offer in the Hohe Tauern National Park holiday region in Austria.

Freedom and peace. A solitary individual. On their own - and in harmony with nature. Anyone to have reached the top of one of the peaks high above the valley will know the feeling. Enjoying life a world far away from the stress and the noise – the peace and beautiful treasures of the Hohe Tauern National Park. The Hohe Tauern National Park mountain experience.

Holidaymakers enjoy the view
Summer holiday in Neukirchen

On your summer holiday in the Wildkogel Arena in the Hohe Tauern National Park holiday region we can guarantee you won't be bored. The Hohen Tauern mountain range stretches for 100 kilometres from east to west. 266 peaks exceed the 3,000 metre mark and are waiting for you to conquer them. This is where mountaineers will find the ideal conditions for exploring the mountains: numerous routes of varying levels of difficulty, well signposted hiking trails and steep Alpine tracks, Alpine farms offering refreshments, mountain lodges, shelters and bivouac boxes provide for exciting adventures in a unique natural setting.

The Austrian mountains
Explore the Austrian mountain-world

Guided day tours & mountain tours

Inexperienced mountain hikers can explore the beautiful Austrian countryside with qualified mountain guides. A variety of day tours and mountain tours are on the programme. Whether you want to climb the highest peak in the Salzburg region, the Großvenediger, join an amazing sunrise tour on the Keeskogel, or explore the Großglockner: the magical Hohe Tauern mountains will take your breath away. And you will also learn some interesting facts about the National Park from the mountain rangers.

Via ferrata to the Kürsinger hut
Via ferrata to the Kürsinger hut

The Hohe Tauern National Park climbing paradise

The Hohe Tauern aren't just a paradise for high Alpine explorers. There are also fantastic opportunities to go climbing on the rocks. The impressive Tauern mountains draw both beginners and seasoned climbers. Numerous climbing routes at every level of difficulty provide mountain experiences in a unique natural setting. The NO LIMIT high rope garden is a place of adventure and fun at lofty heights.

Are you interested in an action-packed mountain holiday in the Hohe Tauern National Park in Austria? Then send us your non-binding enquiry or book online. The Hotel Steiger is looking forward to your visit!


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