Journey

Hiking Tour for Beginners

An introduction to hiking in the Bavarian Alps

Whether you want to take your first steps in the mountains or learn more about being prepared for hitting the trails, join Ceri Temple (geprüfte Tiroler Bergwanderführer - fully certified mountain hiking guide) for a relaxed day tour through beautiful trails above the Alpine village of Mittenwald. En route we will talk about the essentials of hiking in the Alps- from maps to gear and safety and how to organise your own tours. 

Meeting point: 08:00am- Hauptbahnhof – exact location will be confirmed upon registration

Tour duration: 3.5 - 4 hrs walking

Ascent/ descent: 400m

Lunch: There are a few options for us to stop en-route purchase lunch and refreshments

Equipment:

  • Hiking boots/ hiking shoes with a good sole- preferably with ankle support
  • Rucksack
  • Waterproof jacket and waterproof pants
  • Extra clothing for changing if wet
  • Fleece, extra warm layer or soft shell jacket
  • Gloves and hat*
  • Sun protection (Sunglasses, sunhat, sun cream, lip salve)
  • A hard-wearing drinking bottle/ thermos/ hydration pack (1-2l)
  • First aid kit/ personal medication
  • Hiking poles*
  • Small umbrella*
  • Snacks & cash for lunch/ refreshments
  • Swim wear & towel*

*optional & dependent on weather

Cost: €65

Includes:

  • guided hike by fully certified mountain hiking guide
  • group travel by train from and to Munich Hauptbahnhof
  • a handy guide to starting out with hiking in the Bavarian Alps

Group size: 5 - 10 participants