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Konigsee -Chiemsee 8-day Mountain Walking Tour Level 3
Summits, pastures and lakes in the Chiemgauer Alps
The Chiemgauer Alps occupy the border region between Salzburg, Tyrol and Bavaria. An area of soft mountains, spacious alpine pastures and well known holiday resorts. The views onto intimidating High Alps and across the lovely foothills of the Alps also contribute to this varied walking week. See pretty places on your way such as idyllic lake Koenigssee, picturesque mountain town Reit im Winkl and finally lake Chiemsee, the so called Bavarian Sea
Daily walking tours between 4 to 6 hours with some short but steep climbs. Easier alternatives to the high altitude paths are given. You walk on well-maintained walking paths and forest trails. Sometimes sure-footedness required.
Slow Tours offers a number of other Walking Tours in Europe
Individual journey to Schoenau/Koenigssee
From Schoenau/Koenigssee to Weißbach/Surroundings, ‚National Park Berchtesgaden
Relaxed walking tour past lake Hintersee penetrating deep into National Park Berchtesgaden. Impressive scenery along the way. To the right the summits of Reiter Alpe and to the left mighty Hochkalterer mountains. Across alpine pastures and past the border at Hirschbichl, then down through white water gorge Seisenbergklamm into Saalach valley. Details: approx. 5 to 6 hours | 19 km | +500 m- 500 m.
From Weißbach/Surroundings to Lofer, Gorges and Pilgrims paths
Follow the Saalachtal valley to Lamprechts cave (longest passage cave of Europe) and continue to Vorderkaser gorge where you find a natural swimming pool. St. Martin home of the pilgrim church Maria Kirchtal is the apex of today. Walk up to the church in an idyllic side valley closely along the walls of Loferer Steinberge. On this beautiful trail you will soon reach the town Lofer, surrounded by numerous impressive mountain ranges. Details: approx. 4 hours | 14 km | +320 m-370 m
From Lofer to Reit i. Winkl, Loferer Alm
Take the cable car up to Loferer Alm, where a high altitude path to the Steinplatten massif starts. Walk across alpine pastures and a lovely mountain forest to Loferer Steinplatte. The idyllic alpine pasture Winklmoos Alm is an ideal stop for a Bavarian Brotzeit. Well sustained you take the bus to Reit im Winkl. Details: approx. 5,5 to 6 hours | 16 km | +740 m -600 m.
Day off in Reit im Winkl
Enjoy a tranquil day in the well known holiday resort Reit im Winkl. Tip for a walking tour: A classic mountain tour starts in Reit im Winkl up to Fellhorn. The name hints to the fact that the wide summit is above the tree line and covered in a field of grass and alpine roses. Very tempting is a comfortable walk to the swimming lake Weitsee where you can relax
From Reit i. Winkl to Unterwössen/Marquartstein, Alpine pastures
The Eye of lake Chiemsee is the poetic name of lake Taubensee. This is easily understood when you see this idyllic mountain lake, nestling in a little basin of Rauhe Nadel on 1138 m. A fantastic walk from alpine pasture to alpine pasture and downhill into the valley Achental awaits you. Details: approx. 5,5 to 6 hours | 16 km | +700 m -40 m.
From Unterwössen/Marquartstein to Prien/Surroundings, ‚Kampenwand
After a short ascent you walk through the forests up to the alpine pastures on Hochplatte and then to Kampenwand with views over the Lake Chiemsee. Continue on a trail from cabin to cabin beneath Kampenwand, which has a beautiful 12-meter high iron cross at the top. You will take the comfortable cable car down to Aschau, where you take a short train ride to the lake Chiemsee. Details: approx. 4 to 5 hours | 12 km | +730 m -230 m.
Individual departure or extra days
Tours marked with are special prices.
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|Sep 11 2021||Sep 18 2021||12||Single rooms||828€|
|Sep 12 2021||Sep 19 2021||12||Single rooms||828€|
|Sep 18 2021||Sep 25 2021||12||Single rooms||788€|
|Sep 19 2021||Sep 26 2021||12||Single rooms||788€|
|Sep 25 2021||Oct 02 2021||12||Single rooms||788€|
|Sep 26 2021||Oct 03 2021||12||Single rooms||788€|
|Oct 02 2021||Oct 09 2021||12||Single rooms||788€|
|Oct 03 2021||Oct 10 2021||12||Single rooms||788€|
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