The gentle yet rugged Alpine landscape makes a variety of outdoor activities possible – from walks in the mountains, to mountain
climbing, fishing, horseback riding …
In the heart of the Hohe Tauern, the Matrei Tauerntal is an Alpine plateau dotted by the river “Gschlößbach”, surrounded by majestic peaks that ascend to an altitude of 3.674 metres. In the National Park “Hohe Tauern”, which is subjected to stringent protection, the Venediger- and Granatspitzgroup are among Austria’s most valuable natural treasures.
Information for hitchhiking on the Venediger Höhenweg