Travel to Austria
Begin your adventure with a flight to Munich. On arrival in Munich airport, our local representative will meet you and transfer you across the German Austrian border to your hotel in Kitzbuhel. You will have some free time to get to know your surroundings before an orientation meeting with your Tour Leader and expert walking mountain guide.
4 star hotel in Kitzbuhel (7 nights)
Walking Tour of Kitzbuheler Horn
Depart your hotel for a full day scenic walking tour of the Kitzbuheler horn in the Kitzbuheler Alps. Today’s walk will bring you very close to the snow-capped peaks of the Alps on a combination of forest terrain and some wooden paths. The grass-covered mountains, flower meadows and Alpine pastures offer a stunning setting for today’s adventure. Well maintained paths lead up to Kitzbuheler Horn, offering captivating views of the whole area below. A packed lunch will be included.
Length: Moderate option 4.5km / 385m uphill. Challenging option 12km / 900m uphill
Walking Tour of the Streif
Today you will hike along one of the most spectacular downhill ski race track in the world, the Streif, on a mixture of smooth path and, at times, rocky terrain. Enjoy the fresh mountain air, the colourful flowers on the wide alpine pastures, the waterfalls and the soft grass mountains. A packed lunch will be included.
Length: Leisurely option 4km / 0m uphill, Moderate option 9 km / 290m uphill
Today’s walk will bring you through the rolling hills of the Bichlachs to Hasenberger, Vogelsberger and Gieringer where your starting point will be the beautiful Schwarzsee Lake. The Bichlach isn’t comparable with anything else in Tyrol. This soft hill region, where the highest point is only 100 meters, lies between sharp mountains such as the Wilder Kaiser or the Kitzbuheler Horn. Often referred to as the ‘front yard’ of Kitzbuhel, the Bichlachs is full of hiking routes, with nice little pathways of various heights.
Length: Moderate option 9km / 150m uphill. Challenging option 10km / 600m uphill
Today you will head to the Krimml Waterfall along trails that have been used for centuries. Standing at 340m, this is the highest Austrian waterfall. There are 23 glaciers in the area. The walk will be a combination of forest trails and small roads and will give intermittent views of the spectacular falls. A packed lunch will be included.
Length: Moderate option 6km / 521m uphill. Challenging option 14km / 550m uphill
Salzburg City Tour
Enjoy your full day excursion to the city of Salzburg with visits to the amazing Mirabell Gardens and the Fortress Hohensalzburg, which is one of the largest fully preserved medieval castles in Europe and enthroned at a small hill where you will have a fantastic view over the whole city. Pass by Mozart's birthplace, the Salzburg Cathedral and gaze at the lovely baroque buildings constructed by the most famous architects of the 17th and 18th century. There will be some free time for lunch at your leisure as well as the opportunity for some independent sightseeing. Please note that for 2019 the full day excursion will be replaced by a free day at leisure.
Today will be a full day at leisure to spend as you wish in the charming town of Kitzbuhel. You may simply relax at your hotel or independently explore the streets of this mountain town. Your local guide will be happy to suggest activities to suit your interests.
Half Day Munich Tour
Depart for your half day excursion in Munich, the capital of Bavaria, where the Oktoberfest – the world’s largest fair – is annually held. Stroll along the Marienplatz, the central square in the heart in Munich and gaze at the Marian Column with the golden statue of Virgin Mary on top.
After visiting the largest church of Munich, built in the 15 century with a Gothic style, which can hold up to 20,000 people, it is time to say “Auf Wiedersehen” and return to Munich Airport for your flight home.