- € 696,00 per person
- Bookable from: 1 person
including 2 stops, incl. relax day at Wellness-Alm in St. Wolfgang
- with luggage transfer
When the snow is crunching underneath your shoes in a glittering white landscape, when the lakes are steaming in the fresh cold air, and the sun is sending down its beams, the winter in the Salzkammergut welcomes you. A breath-taking winter world – with unforgettable pictures.
- 3 sets of warm underwear
- wind and water resistant functional clothing (Goretex, Softshell etc.)
- hat and gloves
- sun glasses and / or ski goggles, sunscreen
- waterproof winter boots
- snow gaiters are of advantage
- the backpack should have a fastening possibility for snow shoes
The walking distances are based on the following average walking speed:
2,6 km and 200 meters of elevation per hour
The execution of the tour depends on weather and avalanche conditions!
Changes of routing are possible!
- 5 Nights
- 5 x overnight stay in ***hotels with breakfast buffet and 3- or 4-course dinner
- 2 x guided hiking with a professional snow-shoe guide
- 1 x welcome drink
- 1 x transfer back and forth to the ski and snow shoe tour educational trail (day 2)
- 1 x transfer Kühleiten (day 3)
- 1 x public bus from St. Gilgen to Strobl (day 3)
- 1 x public bus back and forth Strobl - Fuschl (day 4)
- 1 x public bus back and forth Strobl – St. Wolfgang (day 5)
- 1 x 4 hours entrance in Wellness-Alm in St. Wolfgang (day 5)
- 1 x hiking map and further information
- 1 x luggage transfer (2 pieces included, further luggage: € 5, -- per piece, to pay on spot)
- Daily service hotline 09:00 am – 07:00 pm (incl. weekends)
- 5 x local tax
- 06.01.2020 to 30.03.2020
Day 1: Arrival
Individual arrival in Faistenau where you are greeted with a welcome drink. In the evening your guide will come to the hotel for an introduction and a briefing.
Overnight stay in Faistenau
Day 2: guided tour: “Ski and snow shoe tour educational trail” in Faistenau
~4,5 km, 5 hours, altitude difference á 482 m / â482 m
Transfer to the parking court Mitterholz which is the starting point of the ski and snow shoe tour educational trail.
The educational trail offers you interactive learning and avalanche knowledge on tour. A modern learntool which combine theory and praxis in a method style concept. A winter sports man in the mountains can learn here new and interesting thing.
From the Loibersbacher Höhe descent to the parking court Mitterholz or to parking court Döller and taxi transfer back to the hotel in Faistenau.
Don´t forget to pack your food on the tour. Possibility to stop for a meal at Mitteregg-Alm (only on weekends).
2nd overnight stay in Faistenau.
Day 3: guided tour: Faistenau – Zwölferhorn – St. Gilgen
~9 km, 6 hours, altitude difference á600 / â783
Transfer with the taxi to the parking court Kühleiten. Start of the snow shoe tour at the mountain Zwölferhorn and descent to St. Gilgen at lake Wolfgangsee.
There are different ascent routes to the panorama mountain Zwölferhorn. It depends on condition and request of clients which route is taken from your guide. The mountain Zwölferhorn is opened up with a small skiing area. Public bus from St. Gilgen to Strobl.
Don´t forget to pack your food on the tour. Possibilities to stop for a meal en route.
Overnight stay Strobl.
Day 4: optional guided tour or individual: public bus to the lake Fuschl – snow shoe tour round the lake Fuschl – public bus back to Strobl
~11 km, 3-4 hours, altitude difference á 202 / â 202
The tour can be done without guide. Public bus from Strobl to Fuschl and back.
The protected south side position of the path makes it possible to hike around the lake in winter too.
Most part of the path around lake Fuschlsee lies close by the shore of the lake. Only at the west side, near the Castle Fuschl and the stream "Fuschler Ache" the path turns a bit away, but goes through an attractive nature reserve. Breathtaking views over the lake and the surrounding mountains wait for the hikers. At the north shore of the path you will find a lucky place called "Waldandacht" - a place to stay and sit, enjoying the view to the lake.
If a guide is desired it may be booked as well. To be paid on spot.
2nd overnight stay in Strobl.
Day 5: Relax Day in “Wellness Alm in St. Wolfgang”
Public bus from Strobl to St. Wolfgang + hike to the Wellness Alm (approx. 2 km).
4 hours entrance in Wellnessalm in St. Wolfgang.
3000 m² Wellness-Alm includes: 4 Indoor Pools, 3 Outdoor Pools, 8 different saunas, steam bath, jacuzzi, relax areas, …
Hike back to the center of St. Wolfgang (approx. 2 km) and public bus to Strobl.
3rd overnight stay in Strobl.
Day 6: Individual departure / a transfer back to Faistenau can be optionally booked
Possible date of arrival
Rates based on a minimum of 4 people
06.01. – 31.03.2020
Double room 696,--
Supplement for single room per stay 124, --
Extra night (before/after the tour) in ***hotel with half board 73, --
Rates per arrangement and person in €:
in double room - based on a minimum of 5 people 660,--
in double room - based on a minimum of 6 people 635,--
in double room - based on a minimum of 7 people 617,--
in double room - based on a minimum of 8 people 604,--
Rates per arrangement and person in €:
in double room - based on a minimum of 2 people 884,--
in double room - based on a minimum of 3 people 759,--
Snow shoes incl. poles: € 40, -- per person for the whole tour
Please book your snow shoes in advance.
Winter shoes not included.