The Hochkönig region is not only popular, but is famous way beyond its borders for the most stunning peaks and unique hiking experiences. Our Hotel Handlerhof is the perfect starting point for your hiking holiday in Maria Alm where you can set out from the doorstep to embark on more than 340 km of hiking trails. Whether a leisurely hikes to huts like the Mußbachalm, thrilling themed hiking trails such as the herb trail, demanding summits for true mountain enthusiasts or the 74 km "Königsweg" long-distance hiking trail – the Hochkönig region is a paradise for anyone who likes hiking and mountaineering!
Because hiking together is twice as fun, Elisabeth and Hias can show you the best places. Experience the beauty of nature, the tranquillity, the power of the mountains, the gentleness of the alpine pastures – you’re never more in touch with nature than when you’re walking. Our guided hikes at the Hotel Handlerhof take place 3 times a week, and the destinations and difficulty level depend on the participants and the weather.
No problem on your hiking holiday in Maria Alm, because you can use six summer mountain lifts for quick and easy transport. Fabulous panoramas, superb circular hiking trails and cosy alpine inns and mountain pastures. And the best of all: you can use all these great activities for free and unlimited with your Hochkönig Card.