Salzburg is rich in lakes, unspoiled landscapes and mountains. Particularly impressive is the Untersberg, which offers itself especially in the summer for exploratory tours.

Hiking in Untersberg is a breathtaking experience for nature and hiking enthusiasts. Untersberg is a distinctive mountain massif that extends across the Berchtesgaden region in Germany and the Salzburg region in Austria.

On the Austrian side, there are various hiking trails and routes suitable for hikers of all experience levels. One popular hiking route leads to the Geiereck summit, which offers an impressive view of the surrounding Alpine panorama.

For experienced hikers, there are more challenging routes that take you to the summit of Untersberg, which stands at an elevation of 1,853 meters. The hike requires good physical condition and can be steep at times, but the view from the top is well worth it.

During your hike on Untersberg, it's essential to bring appropriate hiking gear, sufficient water, and food. The weather in the mountains can change rapidly, so it's crucial to be prepared for sudden weather changes.

The landscape on Untersberg is spectacular, with green alpine meadows, imposing rock formations, and a variety of plant and animal species. Be mindful and respectful of nature, and consider the environment during your hike.

Before embarking on your hike on Untersberg, check the current weather conditions, hiking trails, and any potential closures to ensure a safe and enjoyable hiking experience. Enjoy the beauty of this alpine region and create unforgettable moments amidst the majestic mountain scenery.

Experience impressive tours on and around the Untersberg:

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