Whether for the view or for the challenge, climbing the mountainous peaks around Hallstatt is the best way to experience more of this beautiful region. But with 6 to choose from, it can be tough to know which peak to proceed with. That’s why we’ve collected the best peaks and summits around Hallstatt for you here — so you can easily add one to your next adventure.

The top 6 peaks around Hallstatt

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    The high-altitude playground is located directly at the mountain station of the Rittisberg cable car.

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    Großer Donnerkogel

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    The Great Donnerkogel is a 2054m high mountain at the northwestern end of the Gosaukamm. In front of him is only the little Donnerkogel with 1916m. The ascent via the …

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    Sarstein

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    Exhausting hike with spectacular views. Absolutely enough food (water). There is only at the small Sarstein Alm (from late June to early September) the opportunity to buy something or refill his drinking water.

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    Hoher Dachstein

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    The Hohe Dachstein is one of the most famous and imposing peaks in the Eastern Alps. With 2995m it is the highest elevation of the Dachstein Mountains and the second …

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    The chapel on the Krippenstein is dedicated to the 13-headed school class who died in the spring of 1954 during their trip to Krippenstein in a dramatic weather crash. The …

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    Hoher Kalmberg

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    The green-clad rocky summit of the Kalmberg is a real highlight on its own, but the view that awaits you at the top is simply breathtaking.

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