2-hour Alpine Small-Group Hiking Tour to Balbersteine Cliffs

Outdoor Activities in Vienna

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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.
Meet your guide at Central Station in Vienna at either 8am or 9am to begin your half-day tour. Travel approximately one hour to your destination. The 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 meters | We are able to transport up to 6 persons by our own car!

What’s included

  • Round-trip shared transfer
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Walking tour
  • Private tour
  • Local guide

What’s not included

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


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