Hikeleader Nancy Wonisch

Class B 4-5

Salzburg Mountains - Monchsberg and Kapuzinerberg

Description: This is not a cultural trip but a hike up the two mountains on either side of the city of Salzburg. There are a lot of steep, stone stairs involved but the views to the surrounding snowcapped mountains and the views down to the city of Salzburg can be breathtaking with the right weather. A picnic lunch is planned in the Franz Josef Park. Time permitting we will also visit the Wurth sculpture garden and stop for a Salzburg nockerl.

Route: Salzburg train station – Mullnersteig – Monchstein castle(outside only) – Richterhohe – Salzburg castle(outside only) – Stift Nonnberg – Franz Josef Park (picnic lunch) – possible Wurth Sculpture garden – Kapuzinerkloster – Franziskisschlossl – Stefan-Zweig-Weg – Linzerstrasse – Bahnhof.

Map: Salzburg City Walks

Meet: Vienna Westbahnhof station at 7:15 a.m. in front of the WestBahn ticket office. Westbahn train leaves at 7:38 a.m. This Westbahn office is right in front of the OEBB ticket machines but we buy only WESTBAHN tickets.

Return: approximately 7:30 or 8:00 p.m.

Cost: Westbahn train ticket for approximately 50.00 euro round trip.

Registration: by 15 May.

Note: Dress according to weather forecast, good hiking boots and bring drink and picnic lunch. OEBB train tickets/discounts cannot be used on the WESTBAHN train.

15 Registrations

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  • Irina
  • Sencer Y.
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  • IrisA
  • Joan D.
  • Fwi
  • Mary M
  • Luisa LF
  • Irina