River hiking with pleasure - Alm river and Traun river

Grünau im Almtal, Oberösterreich, Österreich

Enjoyment along riverside walks in the Traunsee-Almtal region

Welcome to the Traunsee-Almtal region in the Salzkammergut!

From the Almsee along the Alm and Traun to the Traunsee, the Lacus Felix. One way, one pleasure and many experiences. A firework of natural experiences with weirs and waterfalls as well as industrial cultural sites of the scythe, papermaking and electricity industries from past days and the present await you over 80 km.
njoyment also because this family-friendly hiking trail (mostly suitable for pushchairs) is usually DIRECTLY accessible by bus and train, but was staged gently but with inspiration: 33 special “Almwellen” loungers invite you to relax; Enjoyable rest stops in the towns of Bad Wimsbach-Neydharting, Grünau im Almtal, Scharnstein, Pettenbach and Vorchdorf to linger and inform. Passing numerous power plants, the Cumberland game park, museums but also the brewery Schloss Eggenberg, the 4 day tour is an incredible experience for the whole family.

But it also provides pleasure, because this family friendly hiking trail which can be reached by public transport via bus or train direkt and is for the most part stroller accessible, was pepped up with 33 unique wave shaped deckchairs that invite you to relax; adventure and pleasure rest areas in the villages of Bad Wimsbach-Neydharting, Grünau, Scharnstein, Pettenbach and Vorchdorf provide information and invite you to linger.
On top of all that the inn keepers and hoteliers of the Almtal valley offer special treats!

  • 2 nights

The included services:

  •  2 nights including breakfast in a company of your choice
  • "Pleasure-Pinkerl" with local specialties to take away
  • “Gourmet vouchers” worth € 20 (“Gourmet Licenses Tasty Alta Valley” and “Traunseewirte Vouchers”)
  • Entry to the Cumberland Wildlife Park in Grünau im Almtal
  • 2 rides with the Salzkammergut Shuttle
  • Luggage transfer

Optional and bookable:

  • Organization of the enjoyable arrival and departure with the ÖBB or Stern & Hafferl from your home location by the team of the TVB Traunsee-Almtal. Cost: only the respective train ticket
  • Entry to various museums in the Traunsee-Almtal region
  • Extra night
  • Breakfast

To explore the beauty of the region and the fascinating landscape and culture around the rivers, there are two options.

On the one hand, the hike from the Almspitz in Bad Wimsbach-Neydharting can be completed either along the Traun to the Traunsee in Gmunden or along the Alm to the Almsee in Grünau im Almtal.

The direct connection to the traffic of the two paths also makes it possible to hike individual stages depending on your mood. Either way, the two river hiking trails offer breathtaking impressions that should not be missed.

possible date of arrival

valid from the beginning of May to the end of October

from price
  • € 179,00 per person
  • bookable from 1 person
Travel period (01.05.2024 - 30.10.2024)
From to
01.05.2024, to 30.10.2024

non-binding inquiry

Price per person and stay:
in a private pension: from € 179.00 per person
in a 3* hotel/inn: from € 243.00 per person
in a 4* hotel: from € 293.00 per person

Surcharges for half board, single room surcharge or extra night on request

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  • Suitable for seniors
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for couples
  • Suitable for children
Particularly suitable for
  • For families

For bookings made directly with your landlord, the GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR THE HOTEL INDUSTRY 2006 (AGBH 2006) apply, see link below: http://www.hotelverband.at/down/AGBH_061115.pdf

The following conditions apply to bookings made through the Traunsee-Almtal Tourism Association:

Organizer reference: Tourismusverband Traunsee-Almtal, registration number GISA number: 15927910 in the trade register.
As of July 1, 2018, the European Package Travel Act (PRG) applies to all packages listed on this website. The Traunsee-Almtal Tourism Association acts as a tour operator. In accordance with the Travel Agency Security Ordinance (RSV), customer monies for package tours offered by the tour operator Tourismusverband Traunsee-Almtal are secured under the following conditions: The down payment is made at the earliest eleven months before the agreed end of the trip and amounts to 20 percent of the travel price. The remaining payment is made at the earliest 20 days before the start of the trip - step by step against delivery of the travel documents to the traveler. Deposits or final payments made in excess of this or ahead of schedule may not be demanded. Deposits or remaining payments are only secured to the extent that the tour operator is entitled to receive them. The security amount will be used primarily to satisfy payments received in accordance with the regulations.

The guarantor for the Tourism Association Traunsee-Almtal is HDI Global SE, HDI-Platz 1, 30659 Hannover. All claims must be filed with TVA-Tourismusversicherungsagentur GmbH, Baumannstrasse 9, 1030 Vienna, within 8 weeks after the occurrence of insolvency in the event of any other loss of claims.
Emergency number: +49 511 3031-566
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conditions of travel


River hiking with pleasure - Alm river and Traun river
Tourist office Almtal
Im Dorf 17
4645 Grünau im Almtal

Phone +43 7616 8268
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