The highest mountains in Austria are in the middle of one of the most beautiful natural landscapes in the Alps - the Hohe Tauern National Park. Experience the uniquely beautiful mountain world of East Tyrol (241 peaks over 3000 m) with local mountain guides. (www.bergfuehrer-matrei.at)
The East Tyrolean mountains offer a unique range of rugged mountain peaks, clear mountain lakes, high glacier massifs, green alpine pastures and in addition the numerous hiking and excursion destinations - a variety of refuges and countless hiking trails become an experience. Whether professional mountaineers, hikers, families or simply nature lovers - East Tyrol offers an ideal touring area for all demands.
The climbing park Lienz is the largest high ropes course in Tyrol and is one of the best ropes courses in all of Austria. Another climbing hotspot of East Tyrol is located in the Hohe Tauern. Vertical climbers take the via ferrata from Kals to the Blauspitze (2,575 m), which is easily accessible from the mountain station of the Kalser Bergbahnen cable cars. It takes about three hours to reach the top. Numerous trained mountain guides accompany the climbers safely to the summit.