Grossvenediger sunrise Package

289,00  inkl. MWst.

Included services: Overnight/half-board, taxi, mountain guide fee, rental equipment

At sunrise, standing on the highest peak, the Großvenediger 3,660 m, and experience the surrounding mountain peaks in the soft light. An impressive and spectacular summit experience that couldn’t be better. In a safe rope team we start very early in the morning with full moon towards the summit. At sunrise you can expect an unbelievable panoramic view of the eternal ice and the peaks of the Venediger Group. The mountains shine and the rising sun gains strength while the rope team is on the summit. A special kind of experience where we will accompany you safely. This tour starts in Prägraten / Hinterbichl and leads over the Johannishütte to the Defregger Haus.

This 2-day high mountain tour is technically easy, although the danger of crevasses and the passage on the summit ridge should not be underestimated. The tour is carried out as a group tour in a roped party of min. 4 people up to max. 8 people per roped party

The dates given are indicative and may vary depending on the current weather forecast.

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Tour description:

Day 1

The ascent of the Großvenediger Defregger Haus is technically easy. Meeting point for this tour is the Johannishütte hikers’ parking lot in Prägraten-Hinterbichl in East Tyrol. The Venedigertaxi will take the participants to the Johannishütte. From there, the ascent to Defregger Haus at 2,982 m will take about 2 ½ h. Overnight stay with half board at Defregger Haus. Spending the night at Defregger Haus allows us the shortest possible route to the summit to reach the Großvenediger on the 2nd day of the tour.

Day 2

When the moon is full, the tour starts from the Defregger House. In a safe rope team with the certified mountain guide, the path leads over the mighty glacier with its crevasses towards the summit. The ascent takes about 3 1/2 hours and at sunrise the summit of Großvenediger is reached at 3,660 m. To stand on the highest peak of the Salzburg region, the mountain peaks bathed in soft light and an indescribable feeling of happiness spreads out. There is no better way to start the day with this special kind of experience.

After the descent from the summit and an relaxing rest at Defregger Haus, we head downhill towards Johannishütte. Return by Venediger Taxi to the hikers’ parking lot. We will accompany you safely on this impressive sunrise, full moon tour to the highest peak in the Salzburg region in the Hohe Tauern National Park.

Included services

Included services

  • Venice taxi from the Johannishütte hiking car park
  • Rental equipment: crampons, harness, carabiners
  • Overnight in the Defregger House camp
  • breakfast and dinner
  • Mountain guide fee
  • Organization fee

Additional Information

additional Information

Meeting point: Hiking car park Johannishütte-Defreggerhaus, 9974 Hinterbichl, Prägraten, East Tyrol, tour starts at 2 p.m.

Not included: Parking lot (for a fee)

Tour profile

Tour profile

  • Difficulty: 2
  • Condition: 3
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Altitude meters: 1540hm total | Max. 700 ↑ 1540 ↓ per day
  • Walking time: 10.5h total | Max. 8 hours a day

Difficulty: 1 = very easy | 2 = easy | 3rd = demanding | 4th = difficult | 5 = extreme

Condition: 1 = low | 2 = good | 3rd = very good | 4th = excellent | 5 = in top shape