Discover some of Europe's best walks and trails, selected by us. Browse 100's of great hikes in Austria, Switzerland, Germany and Italy's Dolomites & South Tyrol region. Updated frequently!

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Explore the mountains, and see the flora and fauna of Italy’s South Tyrol. This long-distance trail is divided into northern and southern sections and is 100 kilometres (62 miles) long in total. It’s physically challenging, but offers superb views of the Passeier Alps, the Merano basin and Val Venosta.
Dolomites & South Tyrol, South Tyrol
Activity level: Multi-Day Walk
Walking Area: Meran/Merano, Meraner Land
Merano High Route: Popular multi-day hike in the Texel Mountains
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The famous Alderweg Trail in Tyrol covers 300 kilometres (186 miles) in total, and comprises 23 stages. The walk not only leads hikers through a landscape filled with lush alpine meadows, mountains and quaint villages; but gives insight into the history, traditions, culture and the people of the region.
Austria, Tyrol - North-Eastern Tyrol
Activity level: Multi-Day Walk
Walking Area: Kitzbüheler Alps
Tyrol’s Adlerweg Trail: one of Austria’s  best-known alpine treks
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The Colfosco Panorama walking trail is well known for its pretty Dolomite flowers, impressive mountain backdrops and scenic valleys. It’s a gentle 6,4 kilometre (4 miles) walk, taking approximately 2 and a half hours to complete; and provides families and walkers with the ideal opportunity to experience the local landscape.
Dolomites & South Tyrol, Dolomites
Activity level: Leisurely
Walking Area: Alta Badia to Monte Marmolada
The Colfosco Panorama Path - a walking highlight in Alta Badia
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The Barefoot Path around the beautiful alpine scenery of the Summit Tarn enables walking enthusiasts to enjoy a change of pace. Leading around the tarn, it features a number of unique seats, where walkers are encourages to relax and take in the spectacular natural surroundings.
Austria, Salzburger Land
Activity level: Leisurely
Walking Area: Gasteinertal Valley
A hike with a difference! Kick off your shoes on a Barefoot Path
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The Malerweg trail (painter’s trail) is one of the most impressive long-distance walks in Germany. This 8-stage walk is 112 km/70mi long, and provides the ideal opportunity for art-loving hikers to follow in the footsteps of painters, writers and musicians; and find inspiration within the dramatic Elba Sandstone Mountains.
Germany, Saxon Switzerland & National Park
Activity level: Multi-Day Walk
Walking Area: Pirna and around Pirna
The Malerweg: amazing scenery in the Elbe Sandstone Mountains
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While all care has been taken to ensure the information on this web page is accurate, all information presented is only intended as a guide! Please keep in mind that grading a walk is very subjective and much depends on your personal fitness level and experience. Routes may change and pathways may be closed because of weather conditions or trail maintenance work. Hut- and cable car opening times can be affected by season and demand.