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 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 climb of the Großvenediger starting from the Defregger Haus is easy in terms of technique. 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

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 1/2 h and in the morning the summit of the Großvenediger at 3,660 m will be 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 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 high mountain tour to the highest mountain peak in the province of Salzburg.

Included services

Included services

  • Venice taxi from the Johannishütte hiking car park
  • Rental equipment: crampons, harness, carabiners
  • Overnight in a room / camp in the 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)

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