Hochkönig – a hiking paradise Put on your hiking shoes and head up the mountains
Do you yearn for fresh, clear mountain air, a dreamy mountain panorama and relaxing tranquillity? Then head to Maria Alm. There, at the foot of the Hochkönig, is the Hotel Langeck. The ideal starting point for more than 300 hiking routes in the inspiring mountains of Austria. After all, in Salzburg’s Pinzgau region the summits of countless mountains are always in your line of sight. You will never tire of looking at the breath-taking Alpine panorama. Of that we are quite sure.
Anyone who is spending a hiking holiday on the Hochkönig, will experience hiking in all its facets. Whether it is leisurely tours across hiking trails, thrills on the via ferrata route or climbing up to the summit crosses and to the surrounding Alpine pastures. In Maria Alm all hikers feel great. And once you have scaled the mountain, you get to enjoy a well-deserved break in one of the traditional Alpine inns and lodges.
Mountain tours in Salzburger Land to suit everyone
Re-energise, achieve your goals, experience something new. The mountain hikes in the area around the Maria Alm on the Hochkönig are as individual as our guests. Thanks to the variety-packed selection of hiking routes, themed routes and via ferrata routes, beginners and families, are just as well catered for as expert hikers.
The best thing about this - the hiking paradise is right at the feet of holiday guests staying in the Hotel Langeck. Plenty of hikes start right from the hotel doorstep. The Reception team are happy to provide you with the best insider -tips when it comes to hiking routes around this hotel in Maria Alm.
Tip: a hike to Riemannhaus. Starting point for this challenging tour is Bürgerau, just a few minutes’ drive from Hotel Langeck in the town of Saalfelden. This route is particularly popular with expert hikers and proceeds through the inspirational Steinernes Meer. Those of you who enjoy a bit of variety will love this hike – proceed through the forest, via hills and at the end across a rock face secured by cables high up to Riemannhaus. The superb Alpine panorama is always in your line of sight.
So, what hike will be on the agenda tomorrow then?
Traditional Alpine inns in Maria Alm
What would a hike be without a refreshment stop? Probably only half as much fun! It’s great then that around Maria Alm, at the foot of the Hochkönig, there are countless alpine inns and lodges. They characterise the inimitable Pinzgau landscape and are there to provide you with a well-earned break.
Once you get to the traditional Alpine inns you get to enjoy the moment, breathe in the clear mountain air and enjoy some delectable food. High up in the mountains in Salzburger Land Austrian fare and all its traditional features awaits. For instance, what about some ‘Kaiserschmarrn’ pancakes? Or some hearty ‘Kasnocken’ dumplings?
Want to find your very own holiday joy while hiking in the mountains? Then book your summer hiking holiday in the Hotel Langeck in Maria Alm, at the foot of the Hochkönig, right away. From here you can head out on the loveliest hikes. Send an enquiry and you will soon receive a bespoke offer.