The Berliner Hohenweg, or as it is often referred to in English –The Berlin High Trail, is one of the most well-known and alluring trails in Austria. The 50 mile (80 km) trek is known to Germans as the Berliner Höhenweg and to Brits as the Zillertal Rucksack Route. The entire tour takes eight. Demanding long-distance trails such as the Berlin high altitude trail, the Peter Habeler Runde and the Alpine traverse invite visitors to enjoy multi-day hikes.

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Across Austria’s Zillertal Alps

He conquered five eight-thousanders, including being the first to climb Mount Everest without supplemental oxygen with Reinhold Messner. Since his childhood, Alpine professor Peter Habeler has been closely connected with the Zillertal Alps. The package price includes all accommodation, guiding and all meals except lunches.

And in those wet circumstances, with softened skin, we were prone to and did get blisters. Water in plastic bottles is brought in to the hut. North Americans can also check out the U. We take your privacy seriously. By further using this website, you are agreeing to their application.

Hut to hut tour along the Berlin High Trail

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The unit of currency in Europe is the Euro. Each day consists of 5 — 10 hours of hiking through various alpine environments including: Daniel crossing die Floite. Home Search Last Minute!


Across Austria’s Zillertal Alps – KE Adventure Travel

Good equipment, stamina, surefootedness and a head for heights for some passages and hiking experience are important. Some good downloads, including a berlinr description of the different trail sections.

Independence with Security Travelling as a KE Private Group allows you more flexibility and choice, but still with the peace of mind that berlijer is pre-planned and arranged for your group by a reputable adventure travel company. Related Content Hugh’s Highlights: Do not forget about the sudden changes in weather, which can even bring snow in the summer.

No glacier crossings are involved. Just a note about money. The entire eight day tour covers 50 miles 80 km and consists of gains of nearly 22, feet 6, m. We pass the Loffelkar m where we may encounter snow patches and cross the boulders of the Elfenklamm. After lunch, we cabled down off the Zugspitze and drove to Innsbruck, where we would spend the night in the Altstadt at the excellent Goldener Adler Hotel.

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Having a detailed itinerary affords you the opportunity to modify the plans based on weather conditions. We can organise an independent group departure for this holiday for you! A few places along the route involve some easy scrambling with some exposure including a 5 metre ladder section. One-day and multi-day tours with lots of opportunities to access the route allow even less experienced amateur athletes the chance to experience the breathtaking panorama.

While hiking up, in the heat, it was impossible to keep our socks and feet dry. Afterwards, we drove up a side valley up to Hintertux. The second day to the Furtschagl Haus is an easy 7 hours walk. This 8-day holiday showcases the best of the beautiful and undiscovered Austrian Zillertal Alps. Pfitsch – Sterzing The Alpine Crossing can also be booked as an organised tour — with or without luggage transportation, guided and non-guided.


You should be prepared for all eventualities! The final section of the Berliner Hohenweg traverses at roughly the metre contour, below the ridges of the Hhendeg and the Grindleberg Spitze, passing the Kassel Alm m to reach Pitzen Alm m. However, walking sticks are a must. You must bring the following items: Rate this trail 8. Later in the tour, we learned of a British product called Compeed.

Reservation of huts well before you plan your walk is necessary. Since this tour is very popular, you will meet lots of other hikers to share your joys. Holiday Information What’s Included An English-speaking qualified mountain guide Single timed group transfers between Munich Airport and the beginning and end of the trip 2 nights guesthouse and 6 nights mountain hut bwrliner All meals except lunches All land transport and transfers required by the itinerary.

Hut to hut trekking on the Berliner Hohenweg in the Austrian Tyrol. Download Trip Notes I am happy to receive relevant emails about this holiday and similar holidays. In June and early July you may need equipment to safely pass snow fields.