5 days
Luggage transfer
Dog friendly
Tour type

Get ready for a journey through the captivating landscapes of the Salzkammergut on the Ten Lakes Trekking tour. This adventure begins in the charming village of Fuschl am See and takes you on a remarkable exploration of the region’s natural wonders. From picturesque lakes and lush alpine meadows to historic towns and panoramic peaks, this trek has it all.

Tour Highlights:

  • Hiking as in a Picture Book: The Salzkammergut is a land of unparalleled natural beauty. Its landscape is like something out of a storybook, featuring characteristic mountains that offer excellent hiking opportunities. Between these peaks, you’ll discover crystal-clear lakes stretching as far as the eye can see, surrounded by green alpine pastures. Along the way, traditional huts invite you to take a break and savor the tranquility of this idyllic setting.
  • The Most Beautiful Peaks of the Salzkammergut: Ascend to the lofty heights of Schober, Schafberg, Feuerkogel, and Grünberg, each offering breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes. The Salzkammergut region is a paradise for those who appreciate the beauty of high peaks and the sense of accomplishment that comes with conquering them.
  • Abundant Blue-Glittering Lakes: The tour takes you from one stunning lake to another, including Mondsee, Attersee, Irrsee, and Wolfgangsee. The crystal-clear waters of these lakes offer not only opportunities for swimming and bathing but also a range of exciting water sports. Experience diving, water skiing, and stand-up paddling, and discover why Attersee is often referred to as the Caribbean of the Salzkammergut.
  • Discover Salzkammergut’s Highlights: Along your journey, you’ll encounter iconic landmarks and attractions, such as the famous White Horse Inn, the imperial town of Bad Ischl, the grand Attersee, the renowned Schafberg, and the idyllic Blinklingmoos nature reserve. This trek offers a perfect balance between relaxation and exploration, ensuring that you won’t have a dull moment during your adventure.

This highly varied trek provides numerous opportunities to enjoy scenic viewpoints, making it a must-do for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers. With each stage taking approximately four to six hours, it’s essential to be in good physical condition to fully relish this experience. Additionally, ferry trips on Lake Wolfgang are included in the tour, and you can even choose to supplement your journey with a boat trip. Get ready to explore the Salzkammergut’s unspoiled beauty on the Ten Lakes Trekking tour.


Luggage transfer*
Service Hotline
Hiking maps
Private room**


Travel insurance


This tour is based on a minimum of two participants. Only services mentioned above are included in the price.

Additional information

MonthApril, August, July, June, May, September

Day 1: Arrival in FUSCHL



Step by step you climb to the ruin ‚Wartenfels’ with beautiful views of the lakes Mondsee and Irrsee. If you want, you can also climb the Schober peak. From here, you get a magnificent panoramic view of the lakes and mountains in the Salzkammergut region.

Hotel: Landhaus Meingast

Tour data:
Distance: 10 km
Up: 350m
Down: 550m
Hours: 4 to 5.5 hours.

Day 3: Lake Mondsee via Lake Attersee – Lake Wolfgangsee

In the morning you go by bus to Unterach at lake Attersee. From there you follow the lakeside walk and through the Burggrabenklamm up to alpine pastures to idyllic lake Schwarzensee. Stop for some homemade pastries at Lore’s cabin on the lake. Continue downhill to lake Wolfgangsee.

Hotel: Aberseehof

Tour data:
Distance: 15 km
Up: 400m
Down: 350m
Hours:  5 hours.

Day 4: Lake Wolfgangsee – Bad Ischl + bus trip to Fuschl

Along the lake through the natural reserve Blinklingmoos with views across the lake onto St. Wolfgang and the remarkable peaks of the Schafberg mountain. After that you follow the gushing waters of river Ischl and on the Sissi trail to tiny lake Nussensee close to the Imperial summer residence Bad Ischl. By bus back to Fuschl am See.

Hotel: Garni Haus Sonnleitn

Tour Data:
Distance: 19 km
Up: 200m
Down: 250m
Hours: 5.5 hours


Breakfast and departure

Equipment and clothing to bring for Alpine hikes and runs
We’ve compiled a list of essential items you’ll need to take on your adventure in the Great Outdoors. While each trip has its own minimum requirements, we have split the list into “need-to-have” and “nice-to-haves”.

Need to have:

Lightweight, waterproof shell
Sunscreen with a high factor
Smartphone with a relevant trip app and a WhatsApp and code number for your local representative
Survival blanket
Thin hat, cap, and thin gloves (merino or similar)
Daypack for hiking (tours with luggage transport)
Duffel bag or similar (trips with luggage transport) — DO NOT pack in suitcases.
30 L rucksack on trips up to six days (without luggage transport)
40 L rucksack on trips of more than six days (without luggage transport)
Quick-drying inner layer
Shorts (quick drying)
Technical t-shirt (quick drying)
Fleece sweater for cool evenings
A pair of comfortable jogging bottoms or similar for the cabins
Good mountain shoes — trail running shoes or hiking boots
Light towel
Water bottle (1.5 L)
A pair of thick socks or light slippers (you can often borrow a pair in the cabins)
A few energy bars, fruits or similar snacks for the trip
Sheet liner — can also be purchased on-site (only if you are staying in a dormitory)
Small first aid kit
Comped or similar
Sleeping bag (on selected tours)

Nice to have:

Walking poles
Power bank
Sandals for the cabins
Plastic bags to keep things dry

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