Take on the Hochkönig peaks

Steep cliff walls, dizzying heights, breathtaking outlooks, lonely places, and the constant challenge for body and mind are what keep climbing fiends longing for the peaks. There’s hardly a more adventurous way to experience the raw beauty of our mountains — experience the stone giants in their full glory. The Hochkönig with its 9,656 ft not only numbers among the mightiest sets of mountains in the Alps, but also the best rock climbing and mountaineering regions in central Europe.

World-class climbing

The unique Hochkönig region in Salzburg is truly a paradise for climbing and mountaineering, consistently attracting passionate athletes from near and far with its multi-faceted routes and ascents of all difficulty ratings, from simple climbing to extreme ascents. Follow your passion in the breathtaking Hochkönig mountain landscape in Salzburger Land.

Tips for your climbing holiday