Tuesday

GUIDED MOUNTAIN LOVERS TOUR

Mid-May to end of September 2024 - Piesendorf Niedernsill

This guided hike takes you to some of the peaks of the Kitzb√ľhel Alps/Pingzauer Grasberge. A hiker's taxi will take you to the starting point of the tour, from where you can explore the flora and fauna of the mountain world.

Hiking in the Kitzb√ľhel Alps/Pinzgauer Grasberge | ¬© TVB Piesendorf Niedernsill, Foto Harry Liebmann
Meeting point 9 am tourist office Piesendorf Niedernsill
Duration approx. 5 hours (medium) 
Charge each person ‚ā¨ 15.00 (taxi included) 
with Fun+ Card each person ‚ā¨ 5.00 (taxi included)   
Equipment Drink, snack, sturdy shoes, rain protection & sticks
Registration until noon the day before at the tourist office Niedernsill by phone +43 6548 8232

SEW YOUR OWN PINE CUSHION

May to October 2024 - Piesendorf

Immerse yourself in the magical world of the stone pine and craft your own piece of mountain enchantment. The stone pine, the queen of the mountains, not only enhances your well-being but also promotes better sleep. Sew your own cushion, fill it with sheep's wool and fragrant stone pine shavings. 

Handcraft work for everyone: Sew your own Stone Pine cushion | © Lichtfarben
Meeting point 1 pm Bio-Bauernhof Dietlgut
Duration approx. 2 hours 
Charge each person ‚ā¨ 36.00 (material included) 
with Fun+ Card each person ‚ā¨ 18.00 (material included)
Bonus with the Fun+ Card: children up to 12 years free!
Participants max. 5 person | Suitable for families with children aged 5 and over!  
Registration until noon the day before at the tourist office Piesendorf by phone +43 6549 7239

"AS THE NIGHT WAS BORN" - FOREST GHOST TRAIN

23th and 30th July as well as 6th August 2024 - Niedernsill

An unforgettable adventure! They will transform the magical forest at night into a forest ghost train with mysterious lights, wild creatures and eerie sounds and melodies. At approx. 9.30 pm, all brave parents, grandparents, siblings and friends are invited to board the Ghost Train. 

"As the nicht was born" - Forest Ghost train | © TVB Piesendorf Niedernsill, Foto Harry Liebmann
Meeting point 6 pm parking lot Liebesbrunnen (above Casa Montana)
Charge each child ‚ā¨ 7.50 
with Fun+ Card free of charge
Participants min. 5 children from 6 years 
Equipment Drink and snack | If possible, a seat cushion
Registration until 5 pm the day before at the tourist office Niedernsill by phone +43 6548 8232

MEET A RANGER

8th July to 6th September 2024 - National Park Valleys

The Hohe Tauern National Park encompasses many of Austria's most precious landscapes, from the majestic peak of the Grossvenediger in the west to the steppe-like slopes in the east. Meet and join the people who protect our National Park. Learn more about the natural treasures of the National Park and how you can help preserve them for future generations. 

The alpine marmot, also known as the "Mankei", lives in families in underground burrows. | © NPHT, Foto Rieder
Meeting point The junior rangers in the information huts will tell you exactly where to meet the National Park Ranger.
Period from 9 am to 4 pm
Where? Wildgerlostal Krimml, Obersulzbachtal Neukirchen, Hollersbachtal

TRIP TO THE ARCTIC

9th July to 3rd September 2024 - Stubachtal valley Uttendorf/Weißsee

Embark on a mountain adventure with a National Park ranger at 2,311 meters. Learn about the adaptation strategies of animals and plants in the high mountains during the hike to ‚ÄúEissee‚ÄĚ, where you‚Äôll see the foothills of the Sonnblick glacier. The return journey leads back to the Rudolfsh√ľtte, where a stop for refreshments awaits. Afterwards, you can either hike on foot through the impressive natural landscape to Enzingerboden or opt for a convenient ride with the cable car.

Hohe Tauern National Park  - Wei√üsee Glacier World | ¬© √Ėsterreich Werbung, Foto Reinhold Leitner

Meeting point

10 am Info hut Rudolfsh√ľtte, Wei√üsee Gletscherwelt

Duration

approx. 4 hours (3 hrs. walking time | medium)

Charge

adult ‚ā¨ 22.00 | child & youth (10-16 years) accompanied by parents free of charge | excl. feeder service

Free

with the guest card or Nationalpark Sommercard (excl. feeder service) 

Equipment

Sturdy shoes, rain and sun protaction, backpack with drinks and snacks, suitable clothing

Registration

not necessary

SCH√ĖDERSEE LAKE

9th July to 3rd September 2024 - H√ľttschlag

The tour leads to √Ėtzlsee, where you officially enter the Hohe Tauern National Park. It continues along a narrow path alongside the Sch√∂derbach towards Arlscharte, deeper into the National Park. At the end of the tour, you‚Äôll reach Sch√∂dersee, a special mountain lake referred to as a periodic lake due to its natural underground drainage, which fills only during snwomelt and periods of heavy precipitation.

Schödersee lake | © Tourismusverband Großarltal |Gipfelfieber

Meeting point

9 am Info hut car park end of valley

Duration

approx. 6 hours (4 to 4.5 hrs. walking time | medium) 

Charge

adult ‚ā¨ 22.00 | child & youth (10-16 years) accompanied by parents free of charge | excl. feeder service

Free

with the guest card or Nationalpark Sommercard (excl. feeder service) 

Equipment

Sturdy shoes, rain and sun protaction, backpack with drinks and snacks, suitable clothing

Registration

not necessary