April 22nd - October 18th, 2023

in the World Cultural Heritage Region Hallstatt-Dachstein/Salzkammergut

From Bad Ischl to Hallstatt
With daily luggage transfer


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. This tour guides you from Bad Ischl to Hallstatt.

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 Premium hotels
         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 Salzkammergut Souvenir
  • 1 x Snack with 1 typical local speciality
  • 1 x Boat trip on Lake Hallstättersee
  • 1 x Train ticket from Hallstatt to Bad Ischl
  • 1 x Hiking map of the Salzkammergut area + detailed routing (1x per room)
  • 2 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 Bad Ischl.

Handover of the detailed documents at your hotel in Bad Ischl

Overnight stay in Bad Ischl

2nd Day: Bad Ischl - Bad Goisern, ~ 9 km, 3 hrs, difference in altitudeá 235 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

3rd Day: Bad Goisern – Eastern Lake Shore Hiking Trail – Obertraun - Hallstatt ~19 km, 5 h, altitude difference á 127 m / â102 m

From Bad Goisern in the direction of Lake Hallstättersee and along the eastern shore - with magnificent views of Hallstatt and the Dachstein Glacier - to Obertraun and further on to Hallstatt. Short cut: ferry from Hallstatt train station to Hallstatt market. Saving about 8km. Ferry has to be paid on the spot. Explore this historical village.

Overnight stay in Hallstatt

4th Day: Free day to spend in Hallstatt

Spend your free day in Hallstatt or drive to Obertraun to visit the 5-fingers-platform and the Dachstein caves.

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 Bad Ischl. (Don’t forget to take your luggage with you!). Unfortunately today is already your last day in the beautiful Salzkammergut!

Rates per person and arrangement in €:


22.04. – 01.07.23

01.09. – 18.10.23

01.07. – 01.09.23


Premium hotels in double room with breakfast



Supplement for half board



Supplement for single room



Additional nights on request



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 %

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)

Location of the accommodation are mainly close to the trails.

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!

Prices are subject to change.

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

We recommend travel cancellation insurance.

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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