Mountain experiences in the Tyrolean Alps

Hiking in Galtür

Hiking experiences

Hiking holidays in Galtür

Famous German writer Josef Hofmiller once said that “Hiking is an activity for your feet – and a state of mind”. We couldn’t agree more: Hiking is a most liberating and inspiring activity. What’s more, your whole body is activated while you enjoy the unique natural wonders of the Paznaun region. With every step, you experience the soothing feeling of inner peace and relaxation.

In the Tyrolean Alps, hiking is so much more than a mere means of travel. Surrounded by impressive mountain peaks, picturesque lakes and beautiful valleys, exploring the region on foot is a wonderful holiday experience. 

Hiking paradise Galtür in Paznaun

The most beautiful hiking routes

Boasting about 800 inhabitants, the village of Galtür is nestled between the Silvretta and Verwall mountain ranges. The small mountain village at 1,600 metres above sea level is a great base to explore the best hiking trails of the Paznaun region. Pleasure-seekers or nature lovers, young or young at heart – the 250 km hiking route net offers something for everyone!

Active holiday guests get to look forward to leisurely hikes as well as challenging mountain routes at the Paznaun! Alongside the many signposted hiking trails in Galtür, there are also plenty at the neighbouring towns Ischgl, Kappl and See that’ll make every hiker’s heart beat faster. 

Mountain huts & alpine pastures | Mountain guides | Mountain hut taxi

Hiking services

Huts and alpine pastures

A stop for refreshments is always a highlight of a hike. A hearty Brettljause (traditional snack) with Tyrolean bacon and cheese and a sparkling refreshing drink will recharge your reserves. Look forward to the cordial hosts in the mountain huts and alpine pastures in Paznaun!

Mountain guides and hiking guides

Are you an experienced mountain enthusiast who wants to go all the way up? Or are you still at the beginning of your hiking career and need help planning your tour? Whether it's a glacier hike, crossing the Alps or via ferrata - the local mountain guides from Galtür will accompany you into the alpine mountain world of the Silvretta Mountain Range.

Hut taxi

Should your feet no longer want to carry you, there is also the possibility of reaching numerous huts by hut taxi. This way you can reach your destination relaxed and enjoy the fresh mountain air and the hearty hut delicacies without any effort. 
Our tip: In the valley, you can get carefree from one place to the other with the summer bus. It runs every half hour and is free of charge with the Silvretta Card Basic!

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