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W8 Berglerweg

This path over the Waltersdorfberg is affectionately called Berglerweg by the locals.
Hiking improves endurance and strengthens the musculoskeletal system. In addition, regular exercise has positive effects on physical as well as mental health. The starting point of the hiking tour is the information office in the center of Bad Waltersdorf. The 8.7 km hike leads to Neustift and Waltersdorfberg. From here you can enjoy a wonderful view.



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The tour in numbers

Level of difficulty
8,7 km
2:30 h
120 hm
120 hm
400 m
Highest point
290 m
Lowest point

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More information

Detailed information on how to get there can be found here.
At the beginning of the tour you will take some impressions of the center of the 2-thermal region Bad Waltersdorf. A visit to the Roman Stone Museum next to the parish church is highly recommended. Start the tour in the direction of Mariensäule and turn right at the pharmacy. It goes past the balloon center Kindermann-Schön to the neighboring village Neustift. There you have to turn left and 200 m after the end of the village you have to keep left again at the settlement of houses. Then turn left again, up the hill through the so-called "Hofwald" to Waltersdorfberg. At the end of the forest there is a right-left combination, where you have to follow the asphalt road. Finally you walk downhill again to Bad Waltersdorf to the starting point.
1.direction Mariensäule
2.turn right at the pharmacy
3.along the cemetery path to Neustift
4.in Neustift turn left
5.200 m after the end of the village turn left (housing estate)
6.again left, up the hill through the Hofwaldweg to Bad Waltersdorfberg
7.at the end of the forest right-left combination
8.along the asphalt path
9.past the restaurant Erhardt and again uphill to Bad Waltersdorf


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Detailed information about arriving by ÖBB (Austrian Federal Railways) can be found at  www.oebb.at or on the Verbundlinie Steiermark website  www.busbahnbim.at


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There are numerous parking spaces available throughout the center of Bad Waltersdorf.
2-Thermenregion Bad Waltersdorf
 main square 90
 A-8271 Bad Waltersdorf
 Tel. +43 3333 3150


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For hiking enthusiasts, there is the long-distance hiking trail "From Glacier to Wine". This hiking trail can be completed in stages and will make the hearts of all nature lovers beat faster.


What the weather will be like

Bad Waltersdorf (291m)

5 km/h
10 km/h
10 km/h
The day will be dry, but mostly cloudy with occasional sunny spells.
5 km/h
15 km/h
10 km/h
Sunny in the early morning, but soon clouds will gather and will lead to light rain towards evening.
5°C 16°C
3°C 14°C
1°C 10°C
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