May 30th - October 09th, 2023

Known for alpine and nordic world championships, the region Schladming Dachstein offers an unique mixture from breath taking landscapes, modern infrastructure and nature attached tradition. Discover some of the highlights of this wonderful peace of Austria, topped with the ride up to the Dachstein glacier.


General information:

Daily stages are introductory to moderately difficult, hiking distances can be adjusted easily by public transport. A reasonable fitness level and basic hiking equipment like good hiking shoes, rucksack, rain and sun protection, functional clothing and also a warmer jacket or pullover are necessary to enjoy your trip.


1st day:Individual arrival in Schladming

Hike through the Talbach canyon

approx. 5 km, 2 hrs, difference in altitude: á 159 / â159 m

As starter, todays hike leads you through the Talbach canyon on the themed hiking path “wild waters” You will pass the viewing platform on top of the Talbach river and the ruins of castle „Säusenstein“.

Overnight stay in Schladming


2nd day: Hiking on the sheep theme path at Hauser Kaibling,

approx. 6 km, 2-3 hrs, difference in altitude: á213 / â213 m

A busride takes you from Schladming to the lower station of the Tauern Seilbahn cable car that brings you to the top of Hauser Kaibling. From here the path leads you along of carefully re naturated ski slopes. These are used as pastures for sheep during summer. Besides the wonderful view over the whole Ennstal valley, the hike offers loads of information about the EU-leader-project Ennstal-Lamm. With a little bit of luck, you discover the 800 sheep big herd, together with shepherd and dog, that move up the mountain at end of May or start of June.


Hike through the valley of the falling water – 3-lakes-tour

approx. 8 km, 4 hrs, difference in altitude: á540 / â540 m

To get to the start of the tour, use the same bus, just a little bit further. You start your hike shortly before lake Steirischer Bodensee. While you walk along the lake side, you can already enjoay the view to the waterfall below Hans-Wödl-Hütte. You pass this water fall via a stairway made from stacked natural stone up to a green hill. At lake Hüttensee you hike on through bushes, first tot he waterfall Schleierwasserfall and finally to lake Obersee

Ride back via bus

Overnight stay in Schladming

3rd day: Glösalm – Bachlalm – Glösalm,

approx. 10 km, 4-5 hrs., difference in altitude: á548 / â548 m,

Today you start with a bus ride to the Glösalm. The hike leads you towards the mighty Dachstein Südwand. Turning left the path goes on along the forrest to the unique Bachlalm. This alpine pasture is famous for its marmot colony – with a little bit of luck, you can even pet one of the marmots. You hike on downwards to Gasthof Dachsteinruhe, before the Duregg Rundweg leads you back to the Glösalm.

Overnight stay in Ramsau


4th day: Adventure day Dachstein Gletscher.

After you reached the lower station of the Dachstein cable car via bus, the funicular rises you up to 2700 meters above the sea level. Discover the ice palace, 6 meters underneath the eternal ice of the glacier. Dare to walk along the 100 meter long hanging bridge before you access the sky walk, 400 meter above the ground.

Overnight stay in Ramsau


5th day: Individual departure or additional nights


  • 4 x Overnight stays with breakfast at *** & **** hotels
  • 1 x welcome video with explanations and information that you need for the tour
  • Hiking map (1 x per room)
  • Per hotel a Schladming Summer Card
  • 1 x Entrance to the ice palace, the hanging bridge and the sky walk at Dachstein glacier
  • 1 x luggage transfer - max. 2 pcs./person and max. 25 kg/piece of luggage
  • A tree for your booking – we plant a tree for your booking
  • Daily service hotline from 08.00am - 06.00pm (including weekends)      
  • Included in the Schladming Summer Card:
    • Ascent and descent with the Tauern cable car
    • Busride to the Tauern cable car or to Lake Steirischer Bodensee
    • Bus from Schladming to Glösalm
    • Bus from Glösalm to Ramsau
    • Ascent and descent with the Dachstein Seilbahn cable car

Rates per person and arrangement in €:


30.05. 01.07.2023

01.09. – 09.10.2023

01.07. – 01.09.2023

*** & **** hotels in double room



Supplement for half board



Supplement for single room



Arrival day



Reduction for children sleeping in their parents’ room (2 fully paying guests, max. 2 children):

0 – 5,9 years: 100 %

6 – 11,9 years: 40 %

12 – 14,9 years: 20%

Local tax is extra to pay on spot in each accommodation (from € 1,-- to € 3,-- per person/per night).


Prices are subject to change. We recommend travel cancellation insurance.

The standard terms and conditions of the Salzkammergut Touristik GmbH apply in the current version.

Due to environmental reasons we recommend to arrive and depart by public transportation (train/bus).

We recommend a travel insurance.
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Hotel Cancellation Premium:

The standard terms and conditions of the Salzkammergut Touristik GmbH apply in the current version.

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