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hike to the waterfall wall

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  • Suitable for families

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Starting place: 4831 Obertraun
Destination: 4831 Obertraun

duration: 1h 0m
length: 1,7 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 237m

Lowest point: 515m
Highest point: 752m
difficulty: easy
condition: medium
panoramic view: Great panorama

Paths covering:
Asphalt, Path / trail, Hiking trail

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A walk of a special kind awaits you


Hike towards the sun

Between the Catholic church and the Maislinger bakery, the starting point of the hike branches off from Seestraße, uphill along "Stiegergasse". After about 200 m of asphalt road we cross the Höhenweg and the actual ascent begins. It takes us about 40 minutes to reach our destination, where some benches invite us to rest. From here we have a magnificent view of the Obertraun basin, Lake Hallstatt and the surrounding mountains.

Altitude difference approx. 250 m, suggested hiking route incl. ascent and descent approx. 3 km, walking time approx. 1.5 hours

Experience a 360° panorama tour through Obertraun
Starting point: railway station Obertraun Dachsteinhöhlen
Destination: waterfall wall

further information:
  • Experience of nature

Accessibility / arrival

by car
from Salzburg:
Exit Thalgau via federal road B158 towards Bad Ischl, in Bad Ischl drive onto Salzkammergut Street B145 towards Bad Goisern, in Bad Goisern turn right onto B166, at the Gosaumühle junction turn left through Hallstatt to Obertraun
from Linz:
Exit Regau via federal road Salzkammergut street B145 towards Gmunden and Bad Ischl to Bad Goisern, in Bad Goisern turn right onto B166, at the Gosaumühle junction turn left through Hallstatt to Obertraun
from Vienna/Graz:
Exit Liezen via federal road B320, in Trautenfels drive onto Salzkammergut street B145 towards Bad Aussee, turn onto Koppen street to Obertraun
from Villach:
Tauern motorway to exit "Eben im Pongau", via B166 Pass Gschütt federal road through Gosau, at the Gosaumühle junction turn right through Hallstatt to Obertraun
 
by train
Attnang-Puchheim – Stainach-Irdning lines
arriving at "Obertraun-Dachsteinhöhlen”

by bus
bus 542/543
stop Obertraun Bahnhof
 
Detailed information on the respective train and bus times can be found at https://www.oebb.at/en/ (train) and https://www.postbus.at/en (bus).
 


Parking
  • Parking space: 200
Parking fees

Parking at the train station Obertraun Dachsteinhöhlen or at the lake (fee required) € 1.00 per hour

Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
  • Free entry
  • Pets allowed
  • Suitable for teenagers
  • Suitable for single travelers
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for couples
  • Suitable for children
Most economical season
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
  • Early winter

Please get in touch for more information.


hike to the waterfall wall
Tourismusverband Inneres Salzkammergut
Obertraun 180
4831 Obertraun

mobile +43 5 95095
E-Mail obertraun@dachstein-salzkammergut.at
Web www.dachstein-salzkammergut.at
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Tour-Details

Starting place: 4831 Obertraun
Destination: 4831 Obertraun

duration: 1h 0m
length: 1,7 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 237m

Lowest point: 515m
Highest point: 752m
difficulty: easy
condition: medium
panoramic view: Great panorama

Paths covering:
Asphalt, Path / trail, Hiking trail

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