2-hour Alpine Private Hiking Tour to Balbersteine Cliffs

Outdoor Activities in Prater & East of the Danube

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Enjoy a half-day private hiking tour in the great landscape of the Gutensteiner Alps near Vienna. Up to 6 guests can join this adventurous guided tour which both beginners and mountaineers alike will find fascinating.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Wien Hauptbahnhof Sud, ViennaMeeting point and transfer.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Naturpark Hohe Wand, Maiersdorf, Lower AustriaThe magic of this scenic gem called Balbersteine is difficult to capture in a photo, you have to see it, hike through and feel it. The scenery around Miesenbach with its graceful elevations, its rich alpine flora, its strange rock formations and the dense forests has already served as the inspiration for the oil paintings and drawings of the Biedermeier painter Friedrich Gauermann. The Balbersteine serves as inspiration for a small but attractive, scenic mountain tour.Explore smaller caves and narrow rocky canyons for about two hours. At the top of the rock, take a break and enjoy the view. There will about one hour for breaks.When you tour is complete, you will return to Vienna's Central station around 1pm or 2pm, depending on your departure time.Hiking time: 2 hours | Difference in height: 350 metersDuration: 3 hoursStop At: Wien Hauptbahnhof Sud, ViennaTransfer back to original departure point.Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Round-trip shared transfer
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Private tour
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Naturpark Hohe Wand

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • If available, additional transportation systems like gondolas
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


  • Led by a local guide
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour