Großvenediger Süd package

From: 289,00 

Included services: Valley taxi, overnight stay at the hut, meals, mountain guide fee, rental equipment

Participants: min. 4 people – max. 8 people per rope team

A different approach from the south to the highest peak in the state of Salzburg, the Großvenediger 3.660 m, starting from East Tyrol. A very impressive high alpine tour over the massive glacier of the Eastern Alps. A very impressive high mountain tour over the massive glacier of the Eastern Alps. In a safe rope team it goes up to the summit of the Großvenediger. An incredible panoramic view of the eternal ice and the peaks of the Venediger Group awaits you at the summit. This tour starts at the Johannishütte hikers’ parking lot in Prägraten/East Tyrol.

This 2-day high mountain tour is technically easy, but challenging in terms of physical condition, whereby the danger of crevasses and the transition at the summit ridge must 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 from Defregger Haus is technically easy, but challenging in terms of fitness. The meeting point for this tour is the Johannishütte hikers’ parking lot in Prägraten/East Tyrol. The Venedigertaxi brings the participants to the starting point of the ascent to the Johannishütte. From there the ascent to Defregger Haus at 2,962 m, duration approx. 2 ½ h. Overnight stay with half board in Defregger Haus.

Day 2

The summit tour starts early in the morning after breakfast from Defregger Haus. In a safe rope team with the state-certified mountain guide, the path leads upwards over the mighty glacier with its crevasses. The ascent takes about 3 ½ h and in the morning the summit of the Großvenediger with 3.660 m is reached. Standing at the highest peak of the Salzburg region and enjoying the great distant view, many new impressions await you. After the descent from the summit and an extensive rest at the Defregger Haus, we head downhill and by cab back to the Johannishütte hikers’ parking lot. We will accompany you safely on this impressive high mountain tour to the highest mountain peak in the province of Salzburg.

Included services

Included services

  • Taxi transfer from the Johannishütte hiking car park
  • Rental equipment: crampons, harness, carabiners
  • Overnight in a room / camp at Defregger House
  • 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.

Services not included: Parking lot (for a fee)

Minimum number of participants: If the minimum number of participants of 4 people is not reached, we have the right to change your booked tour to another date.

Tour profile

Tour profile

  • Difficulty: 2
  • Condition: 3rd
  • 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 | 3 = demanding | = difficult | 5 = extreme

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