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Tour on the Tauplitzalm - Accessible for Prams

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An easy walk for families, children, seniors and all those who are comfortable on the move - on the sunny plateau of the Tauplitzalm, along lakes, through blooming mountain meadows, with magnificent views and yet always safely on well-maintained paths.
On this tour, the diverse alpine experience of the Tauplitzalm awaits you in a light version: you walk along the sunny plateau on well-built and safe paths that can also be mastered with baby carriages and wheelchairs. The natural beauty all around - mountain lakes, magnificent views, meadows full of alpine bushes, gentians, hellebores and rock carnations - can be seen along the way.

If you stop now and then, you can enjoy the unique alpine landscape to your heart's content.

Characteristics

Technique
Level of fitness
Result
Scenery

Best season

January
February
March
April
May
November
December

The tour in numbers

easy
Level of difficulty
9,4 km
Route
2:45 h
Duration
212 hm
Ascent
212 hm
Descent
1650 m
Highest point
1554 m
Lowest point

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More information

The journey to Tauplitz is best planned with google.at/maps. From there you can reach the high plateau with the 4-seater chairlift.

By car, you can get to the Tauplitzalm from Bad Mitterndorf via the Tauplitzalm Alpine Road (toll).

You walk from the parking lot on the Tauplitzalm in the direction of Hollhaus. In front of the Hollhaus, a gravel path leads west in the direction of Lawinenstein. After going around the Krallersee lake, continue walking east past the Hotel Hierzegger. Stay on the asphalt road and hike across the high plateau past the mountain station of the 4-seater chairlift in the direction of Steirersee.

Near the mountain station is a small mountain church. The church's striking gable shape is comparable to a mountain.

Shortly before the Steirersee, the path branches off to the left to the Steirerseebankerl. It is worth taking a break here, because the view of the legendary Sturzhahn, which mountaineering icon Heinrich Harrer first climbed, is magnificent.

If you like, you can walk down to the Steirerseehütten to fortify yourself with a good alpine snack.

Back to the starting point is then again the same way over the plateau.

 

Wer sich in der guten Almluft bewegt, bekommt Appetit – auf der Tauplitzalm gibt es mehrere Einkehrmöglichkeiten mit steirischer Gastfreundschaft.
There are plenty of free parking spaces available at the valley station of the 4-seater chairlift and at the parking lot on the Tauplitzalm.
 

Tourist Office Ausseerland-Salzkammergut
Information office Tauplitz
Tauplitz 70
8982 Bad Mitterndorf
+43 3688 24 46
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What the weather will be like

Bad Mitterndorf (800m)

Morning
17°C
0%
0 km/h
Noon
27°C
15%
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Night
22°C
30%
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Dry and partly sunny throughout the day, with cloudy periods from time to time.
Morning
16°C
55%
5 km/h
Noon
20°C
80%
5 km/h
Night
16°C
85%
5 km/h
Unsettled weather throughout the day with showers now and then.
20.08.2022
13°C 19°C
21.08.2022
13°C 20°C
22.08.2022
11°C 21°C

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