Your summer holiday
at Wilder Kaiser
Your summer holiday on the Wilder Kaiser leaves nothing to be desired. You will be impressed!
Over 700 km of marked hiking paths will make hiker’s heart’s beat faster and impress with their wonderful panoramas and views of the imposing Wilder Kaiser. However, the region is not only the perfect holiday destination for hikers but also climbers, walkers or paragliders.
Experience the unique atmosphere in idyllic resting points and enjoy the fantastic view, cool drinks and tasty treats from the region.
You decide whether you want to explore the mountain landscape with a guided hiking group, or would rather reach the summit under your own steam - whether on foot or comfortably by train.
Our employees at Hotel Sonnenhof Going are always available for questions and information, and give you useful tips.
Our own Alm “Sonnenhof’s oasis of the senses” offers a very comfortable ambience with fantastic views of the Inn Valley and the Wilder Kaiser. Apart from regular hikes, we also offer barbecue parties in summer, where you can enjoy tasty sausages with salads and drinks. We also conjure up live music from time to time for your ears. We would be happy to inform you, when this takes place. We also provide entertainment for our little guests. With activities such as archery, they are guaranteed not to get bored.
Walking time: 1:30 hours
The Panorama hike from the Hartkaiser in Ellmau to the Hexenwasser in Söll is designed with families in mind. The route in itself is not too challenging and easily achievable in a day. Furthermore the variety of the adventure worlds with the Panorama hike guarantees that no-one gets bored along the way!
Walking time: 3:30 h
At Elferweg (No. 11) from Hartkaiser to Astberg you cross Ellmi's Zauberwelt, the amusement park located at 1560 meters. It offers during the approximately 13-kilometre hike unique panoramic and magnificent mountain backdrop of the Wilder Kaiser and round about.
Walking time: 7:45 h
The adventure hike from Ellmau village in the direction of the Wilder Kaiser via path no. 14 to the Wochenbrunner Alm, the first viewpoint in the Kaiser Mountains. Recharging yourself at the Ellmauer Steinkreis (Ellmau stone circle) and comfortable place to stop at the Riedlhütte.
Walking time: 4:15 h
The hiking path leads from the Hartkaiser to the Rübezahlalm. This alpine inn is a popular destination and well-known from numerous radio and television programmes. Austria's longest hiking path of carved figures is around 3km long and takes about 1 hour to walk. On this hike you are surrounded by 22 carved figures that were made by the landlord of the Rübezahlalm Gerhard Salvenmoser with a motor saw.
Walking time: 1:00 h
The Rehbach Gorge above the village with the wild-romantic gorge is a real attraction for every visitor to Scheffau. The hiking trail in the forest leads across the brook to the entrance of the Rehbachklamm. Over the ridge of roughly hewn stones one reaches up to hanging bridges at small waterfalls and to a short, illuminated mining building pollin from the 16th century, which still has beautiful deposits of argonite.
Walking time: 1:30 h
The leisurely round trip starts in the center of Ellmau and leads over the old road to the Film-Gasthof am Dorfplatz in Going. The hike continues via the information office Going on the trail no. 8 to the Blattlbrücke. Here the underpass leads to Wochenbrunn and over the farms Hausbach again left to Ellmau.
Walking time: 3:15 h