Ischgl: A Hiker's Paradise
Wandererlebnis in Ischgl & Galtür
The imposing Silvretta mountains above the villages of Ischgl and Samnaun offer 300 kilometres of marked hiking trails and are home to 18 mountain huts. A whole host of walking trails catering for all ability levels can be taken directly from Ischgl and lead high up into the surrounding mountains. Indeed, some of the trails form a network connecting Ischgl to the nearby villages of Galtür, Kappl and See.
You benefit from:
- In SUmmer 6 to 7 guided hikes per week in the summer, included in the price
- Being accompanied by our own mountain guide
- Nature, cultural and culinary hiking experiences
- Super hiking service including the use of hiking equipment such as telescopic trekking poles,rucksacks, drinking bottles and protective weather equipment, free of charge
- Hiking maps, trail descriptions, nature and plant guides are available at the reception
- Weekly hiking meeting for regulars with tips for tours and advice
- Vitality and Wellness activities
- Price discounts for children
- The tour begins with a gondola ascent to the 'Idalp' in Ischgl before continuing by foot through the Höll valley, up to the Viderjoch at 2,700m. After a rest on the Swiss border, the hike descends through lush mountain pastures and continues along the Val Musauna valley to Samnaun. On this section of the hike, walkers have the chance to discover typical and some rarer Alpine flora, including the famous edelweiss, as well as Alpine fauna such as marmots. A break for lunch in Samnaun with duty-free shopping is followed by a 30-minute walk to the gondola in Samnaun, which takes walkers back up to the Alp Trida-Sattel at 2,500m. From there the hike continues up to the Idjoch (2,700m), back over the border into Austria and the Idalp before returning to Ischgl by gondola.
- Total walking time is approximately six hours.
- Conquer the summit of the Jamtal glacier! The view from the top at 3,000 metres is truly breathtaking! Experienced local mountain guides will not only ensure that you reach the peak safe and sound, but will provide you with all manner of interesting information about glaciers and glaciation in the Alps