Mountain experiences for beginners to pros

Mountains in the Kitzbühel Alps

Between the famous Kitzbühel Alps and the National Park Hohe Tauern, between clear view and mountain view: The mountain experiences around Hotel Schloss Mittersill in the province of Salzburg offer the right thing for everyone, from first-time mountain vacationers to experienced hikers. Some want to enjoy nature & the scenery while unwinding, others prefer the ascent to feel the unlimited freedom at the summit. All of that is possible: The endless mountains in the Kitzbühel Alps and in the National Park region offer exactly what every vacationer wishes for. Plus the delicious castle cuisine, the comfort & luxury of the rooms, and the refined castle spa with ample garden including an outdoor pool in panoramic location.


Hike through the National Park Hohe Tauern – you can see your hiking destination even from the castle as soon as the first sunrays light up the Pinzgau!

Our suggestions incl. summit experiences

They’re right outside the door, look imposing and can’t wait to be conquered. The plurality of summits in the Hohe Tauern offers something for every summit fan. The following summits in Mittersill and its surroundings are a must.

The Grossvenediger is the tallest mountain of the Venediger Group in the Hohe Tauern and in the province of Salzburg at 3,657 m (visible from the castle terrace).

Our suggestions for hikers incl. refreshing experiences

Choose from a selection of extraordinary mountain experiences without having to become a mountaineer. The mountains around Mittersill promise peak enjoyment:

Through the Schösswendklamm gorge to the Hintersee and back via the forest path


The nature education trail at the Hintersee can be explored (45 min)


And for everyone who loves to be joined by a pro …

… or who want company / meet new people: Experience the Pinzgau’s mountains during a guided hike and learn many insider’s tips from our guides.

  • Participation in the guided hikes is free for our guests.
  • Latest registration at 6 pm before the day of the hike at hotel reception
  • Requirements: fitting clothing, sturdy shoes, water, etc.

Whether you come alone, with a partner, with family or friends, or with a dog. There’s something for everyone in the region around Schloss Mittersill.

Find all these different options and difficulty levels in the mountains of the Hohe Tauern and Kitzbühel Alps. The spectrum ranges from taxing to relaxing, from mild to wild, from fast to slow. Where there’s a mountain, there’s a valley. A mountain isn’t just its summit, it’s also the route to get there. Enjoy your explorations in the mountains of the Kitzbühel Alps and the National Park Hohe Tauern!

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