April 22nd - October 18th, 2022

The path from Ebensee to Hallstatt is one of prime hiking trails in Austria and leads along Lake Hallstaettersee and the Traun River through the Inner Salzkammergut.

Requirements and general information

The tour has no technical difficulties; the path has been newly adapted and is suited for adults and children alike. The family hiking path of the Salzkammergut! Basic hiking equipment like walking-shoes, rucksack (included in arrangement!), sun glasses, rain coat, hiking jacket and sweater is necessary for an enjoyable trip. The daily distance ranges from 10km and 20km.


  • 4 x Overnight stays with breakfast in pensions or breakfast buffet in ***hotels/inns
  • 3-course dinner for bookings with half board
  • 1 x welcome video with explanations and information that you need for the tour
  • 1 x Welcome drink
  • 1 x Backpack (1x per room)
  • 1 x Snack with 1 typical local speciality
  • 1 x Boat trip on Lake Hallstättersee
  • 1 x Train ticket from Hallstatt to Ebensee
  • 1 x Hiking map of the Salzkammergut area + detailed routing (1x per room)
  • 1 x Voucher for € 5,-- for a souvenir from our information centre in Bad Ischl
  • 3 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 8.00 - 18.00 (also on weekends)


1st Day: Individual arrival in Ebensee.

Handing over of your travel documents at your accommodation. (Maybe you have time to visit the museum of Ebensee – free entrance).

 Overnight stay in Ebensee

2nd Day:  Ebensee – Bad Ischl, ~ 19 km, 6-7 hrs, difference in altitudeá542 m / â503 m

You start out with the longest stage of the whole tour. Visit our information centre in Bad Ischl where you can redeem your voucher for a nice souvenir.

Overnight stay in Bad Ischl

3rd Day:   Bad Ischl - Bad Goisern, ~ 9 km, 3 hrs, difference in altitudeá235 m / â224 m

Start at the esplanade Bad Ischl to the valley station of the Mount Katrin cable car, along the woody street you hike toward the small village Lauffen – the church of Lauffen was a famous place of pilgrimage – people were praying here for protection from the wild waters of the    Traun River. Further along the river to Weissenbach and finally Bad Goisern.

Overnight stay in Bad Goisern

4th Day:  Bad Goisern – “Ostuferwanderweg” trail – Obertraun or Hallstatt, ~ 4-5 h, 15 km
altitude difference:
á 212 m / â 178 m

From St. Agatha to the Lake Hallstaettersee and along the eastern shore - with magnificent views of Hallstatt and the Dachstein Glacier via Obertraun to Hallstatt.

Hallstatt is rich in cultural attractions - especially the prehistoric museum invites you to learn about Hallstatt’s long-standing history as salt town.

Overnight stay in Hallstatt.

5th Day:   Individual departure or additional nights can be booked.

Boat trip in the morning from Hallstatt Market to the train station – take the train back to Ebensee. (Don’t forget to take your luggage with you!). Unfortunately today is already your last day in the beautiful Salzkammergut!

Rates per person for the arrangement in €:


22.04. – 01.07.22

01.09. – 18.10.22

01.07. – 01.09.22


***hotels/inns in double room with breakfast



Supplement for half board



Supplement for single room



Additional night double room with breakfast



Additional night double room in Hallstatt with breakfast



Additional night supplement for half board



Additional night supplement for single room



Day of arrival



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


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

0 –   2,9 years:    100 %

3 – 14,9 years:      30 %



Twin-bedded rooms in Austrian resorts are normally one large base with two mattresses/duvets. These are also known as 'Austrian Twins' and are regarded as two beds. Separate twin beds are rare and cannot be guaranteed as available.

Location of the accommodation are mainly close to the trails.


Information for arrivals by car:

The parking place does not always situate next to the accommodation but on a public parking place. (Possibly costs have to be paid on spot)



Dogs are allowed in the accommodations on request, often for a small fee. Extra costs have to be paid on spot. Austrian law requires that dogs must wear a leash or a muzzle!


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

We recommend a travel insurance.
Hotel Cancellation Plus: https://www.europaeische.at/pip/en/hospl
Hotel Cancellation Premium: https://www.europaeische.at/pip/en/hospr

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

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