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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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.
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!