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Long distance hiking trails in East Tyrol

Long-distance hiking is steadily gaining in importance in East Tyrol. You can head out on foot along a variety of routes and enjoy an intense, first-hand experience of the mountains and valleys in the district of Lienz and partly in the area of the National Park Hohe Tauern. The fantastic views, the wonderful air, sporting exploits and refreshment stops in Alpine inns, lodges and guesthouses –all this combines to make long-distance hiking an unforgettable adventure.

On the eagle walk
The long Törlweg in the Lienz Dolomites

Depending on your fitness and endurance the long-distance hiking trails may also be split into day stages following an individual route outline. There are many options to head down into the valley from the alpine lodges and vice-versa, there are options to head up to the mountains from the valley. The natural and cultural surroundings in East Tyrol provide many and varied options for long-distance hiking, various trails tempt you to enjoy multi-day tours. Information on which tour to choose, where you can stop for refreshments and/or stay the night, what there is to see and experience on each of the stages can be seen at a glance in the article which follows.

Changes to routes may be possible at any time due to dangerous Alpine conditions. For more precise tour planning and for more useful information, contact the respective information office!

Follow us along the long distance hiking trails in East Tyrol and let the adventure begin!

Eagle walk

Hiking, where the eagle flies: Explore the most beautiful hiking trail between the highest mountains in the middle of the National Park Hohe Tauern.

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Herz-Ass Villgratental trail

Feel the heart beat of the Alps

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Carnic altitude trail

A great mountain experience to enjoy!
11 huts – 30 eays hiking summits
„Trail of peace“ Nr. 403

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2TälerTrail: Long-dinstance-hiking along the picture balcony of the alps

The boarder crossing long-dinstance-hiking-"2Täler Trail" in a promising altidude in East Tyrol.

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Lasörling Track

Unforgettable impressions!

It leads via forests, alpine meadows, cirques and summits.

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Venediger Track

The eye-catching symbol of the Venediger group is the Großvenediger (3.666 m) - the „Majesty of the Alps“, with the most impressive glaicier in the Eastern Alps. For both the experienced walker and the climbing enthusiast there is something of interest along the alpine track Venediger.

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The Gailtal altitude trail

In the south of the Lienz Dolomites and in the west wings of the Gailtal alps, the Gailtal altitude trail proceeds through impressive natural landscapes in the Gailtal and Lesachtal.

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The way of St. James

The way to you...

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Virgental sunny trail

Join us on the tracks of our forefathers - wonderful long-distance hiking tour along the sunny Virgental-valley.

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Kals am Großglockner valley circuit route

Walk the Kalsertal-valley in several stages. Stop for a rest on gorgeous places with many fabolous views! Don't miss out the suspension bridge!  

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Lasörling Trek - Three days trekking...

Enjoy wonderful days on the trekking tour in the National Park Hohe Tauern...

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