Hiking panorama in the Bregenz Forest
Hikers at the Bregenz Forest
Hiking break in Schwarzenberg

Hiking holidays Forest of Bregenz

Peaks & Valleys.

Bregenz forest with its rolling hills and moor landscapes is a pleasure for both the eyes and the soul. It therefore comes as no surprise that people from all over the world come here to find rest and relaxation. Perfectly developed trails make this region a paradise for pleasure seekers and nature lovers. Enjoy the world-famous Austrian hospitality!

Itinerary

Starting at Sulzberg you walk along the Schwarzenbach stream over to the Wildrosenmoos. An amazing moor landscape unfurls in front of you. Onwards to the Vorderschweinhöf, into the nature reserve Trogener Moors and through the gorge Hausbachklamm. A very unspoilt area with lots to see and explore. The last section of this tour leads you from German soil back into Austria.

approx. 4 hours
15 km
480 m
480 m

You walk via Krumbach, along the reservoir Bolgenach, through a beautiful landscape, which is dominated by farms. From Rotenberg you follow a forest trail down into the valley. You walk through a bright forest, traversed by numerous forestry and forest root paths, with impressive white fir and red beech trees. Even from afar, you recognize Lingenau.

approx. 5,5 hours
19 km
580 m
910 m

From Lingenau you hike around the Stagstattkogel. On this ridge you reach "Hennenbergvorsäss", a heathy high moor: this is a true paradise of various plants and flowers. Try to keep your eyes on the path as well, because soon you will reach the charming village of Andelsbuch.

approx. 4,5 hours
17 km
680 m
750 m

From Andelsbuch a cable car brings you up to the Lower Alps, where you can enjoy a magnificent panoramic of the Lake Constance. Depending on your stamina and the weather, you can either follow the easy panorama trail or climb up to the summit tackle the summit Winterstaude. At the end of the circular hike, you take the cable car down into the valley to Bezau.

approx. 4,5 hours
14 km
720 m
660 m

By bus to Bödele. You hike past numerous mountain huts to the Weissenfluhalpe. From here you have a wonderful view of the peaks of the Bregenzerwald. Then the descent begins down into the valley to Bezau.

approx. 6 hours
16 km
600 m
1.020 m
Map Hiking Bregenz Forest

Tour character

Easy to medium walking tours. For walking tours with an average walking time of approx. 4 to 6.5 hours a good basic fitness level is essential. Cable car rides take you in parts into Alpine terrain. Also with descents towards rivers surefootedness is required.

Prices & dates

All data at a glance
Season 1
May 2, 2020 - May 15, 2020
Aug 29, 2020 - Oct 4, 2020
every day
Season 2
May 16, 2020 - Aug 28, 2020
every day
Forest of Bregenz, 7 days, AT-VBWSB-07X
Base price
Surcharge Single Room
685.-
155.-
749.-
155.-

Category: beautiful 3***hotels and B&Bs

Season 1
May 2, 2020 - May 15, 2020
Aug 29, 2020 - Oct 4, 2020
Season 2
May 16, 2020 - Aug 28, 2020
Sulzberg
Extra night double room (BB)
Extra night single room (BB)
Reuthe
Extra night double room (BB)
Extra night single room (BB)
69.-
88.-
95.-
125.-
69.-
88.-
95.-
125.-
Price
Transfer Bezau-Sulzberg
120.-

Services & information

Included:

  • 6 overnight stays as stated, breakfast included
  • Luggage transfer
  • Carefully elaborated route description
  • Detailed travel and tour documents 1x per room (German, English)
  • Service hotline

 

Optional extras:

  • Organized return transfer from Bezau to Sulzberg, CHF 125.- per fare, duration approx. 45 minutes. Advance booking essential, payable in advance.

Arrival / Parking / Departure:

  • Train journey to Bregenz. From there by local bus in approx. 30 minutes to Sulzberg.
  • Parking in Sulzberg: hotel parking spaces free of charge, no reservation.
  • Return journey by bus and taxi complicated, several changes necessary.

Things to note:

  • Tourist tax, if due, is not included in the price

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