The SalzAlpenSteig: Hiking holiday in Bad Reichenhall with all your senses
Long hiking through a fantastic natural setting
Crystal-clear lakes, old forests, mysterious moorland and fantastic mountain worlds: this long-distance hiking trail offers numerous facets for demanding lovers of nature as well as ambitious hikers on a total of 18 stages.
Enjoy hiking between Lake Chiemsee and Lake HallstattThe SalzAlpenSteig combines historical salt trade routes into a cross-border premium hiking trail. The starting point of the approximately 230-kilometre-long route is located at Lake Chiemsee. From here, active holiday guests walk across the Chiemgau, the salt city of Bad Reichenhall, the spa town of Bayerisch Gmain to Berchtesgaden as well as the Salzburg Tennengau. Once there, it is not far to their destination Dachstein-Salzkammergut. Anyone who prefers moderate low mountain ranges and authentic hiking experiences through historical places and old forests during their holidays will be delighted with the SalzAlpenSteig.
Good to knowDue to its central location, the state bath Bad Reichenhall is the ideal starting point for an adventurous hike in both directions. No less interesting is a long walk on the circular routes "SalzAlpenTouren", which lead you past the picturesque landscapes around the spa town.
Natural beauties and attractions at a glanceThere is a lot to discover along the SalzAlpenSteig for active holiday guests. Worth mentioning are the following tourist attractions:
- The old salt works at the Bad Reichenhall state bath
- The brine pipeline trail
- Lake Königssee
- The Weißbach gorge
- The Grünstein mountain
- The Steinerne Agnes rock formation
- The Halthurm pass
- The salt mine in Berchtesgaden
- The Modaualm pasture