Trans Tyrol trek: Garmisch to Innsbruck
The self-guided hiking route in the Bavaria and Tyrol areas offers the most spectacular Alpine views. You will find yourself surrounded by towering peaks and massifs or immense alpine valleys. You will navigate through the Karwendel National Park all the way to the Northern Karwendel Chain and ride the cable car down to the valley of Innsbruck filled with fresh inspiring memories.
Duration8 Days I Tour Difficulty: 4 (of 5)
What is included7 overnights (accommodations as specified under Itinerary); Luggage transfer (except overnight at Schachenhaus); Downhill fare cable car Kreuzeck; Downhill Nordkettenbahn fare Hafelekar – Innsbruck; Carefully elaborated route; Detailed tour documents in English (1 x room); Service-Hotline;
What is not includedBus fare to the starting point in Garmisch; Other meals & drinks; Entrance charges to the gorges and museums; Personal expenses; Visitors' taxes (payable locally).
Best periodJune, July, August, September
Day 1: Arrival in Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Day 2: Round trip high altitude walk in Höllentalklamm, The Hell valley gorge (12km, 5hrs, +1,090m/-180m)
Day 3: From Garmisch to Schachenhaus (12km, 4,30hrs, +1,170m/-30m)
Day 4: From Schachenhaus to Scharnitz (20km, 7,30hrs, +900 m/-1,800 m)
Day 5: From Scharnitz to Halleranger Alm (5km, 2,30-5hrs +550m/-0m)
Day 6: Rest day or a tour around the peaks of the Karwendel massif (5km, 2-3hrs, +500m/-500m)
Day 7: From Halleranger Alm to Innsbruck, ‘Karwendel Crossing’ (approx. 6 hours | 13 km | + 1000 m, - 500 m)
Day 8: Departure or extension