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Alpaca hike in Saalfelden

Welcome to an unforgettable journey through the picturesque landscape of Saalfelden, where you have the unique opportunity to experience a hike with alpacas.

The alpaca hike is an extraordinary experience that takes you into the fascinating world of these gentle and friendly animals. With their curious eyes and fluffy coats, alpacas are true heartbreakers and perfect companions for a hike through breathtaking nature.

The hike begins in the idyllic town of Saalfelden, nestled in the majestic Alps. Here you will meet your fluffy companions and learn more about their habits and peculiarities. The alpacas are good-natured and calm animals that are ideal for such hikes. You will quickly find that these animals have a calming effect on you and give you a feeling of peace and serenity.

The route takes you through picturesque meadows and forests, past bubbling streams and with views of impressive mountain peaks. Along the way, you'll have the opportunity to enjoy the breathtaking views and breathe in the fresh mountain air. The alpacas accompany you every step of the way and ensure a unique experience.

The alpaca hike in Saalfelden is more than just a hike. It's an opportunity to experience nature from a new perspective and build a special connection with these wonderful animals. It's an adventure you won't soon forget.

We invite you to experience this unique experience for yourself. Enter the world of alpacas and let yourself be enchanted by their gentleness and friendliness. The alpaca hike in Saalfelden is waiting for you.

Opening hours & Prices 2024:

every Thursday

per person with alpaca (from 12 years): € 25,00
Accompanying persons (6 – 12 years, adults): € 10,00


Alpakastall Saalfelden Strasserbauer
Familie Wimmer
Euring 3
5760 Saalfelden

T 0664 565 87 44
E alpakastall-saalfelden@sbg.at
W www.alpakastall-saalfelden.at


From Viehhofen, drive towards Maishofen. Follow the signs to Saalfelden and take the B311. After about 10 kilometers you will reach Saalfelden. After Saalfelden, turn left onto Marzon. You will see the sign for the Alpaca Hike. Park your car in the designated parking space.

For guests arriving by bike, we recommend the Tauern Cycle Path. Via the cycle path along the Saalach river to Maishofen to the Tauern cycle path, this offers a relaxed ride through nature to Saalfelden. After Saalfelden, turn left onto Marzon. The route is flat and easy to navigate.

For guests arriving by bus, we recommend taking line 680 to Abzw. Maishofen and changing to line 260. Change again to line 60 at the Saalfelden Postplatz stop. The desired stop is Saalfelden Lenzing or Saalfelden Euring. From there it is only a few minutes walk to the alpaca farm.

Start your hike in the town center. Follow the valley outwards to the brandgut via the Jahnhütte and from there to the Saalachtaler Höhenweg towards Berggasthof Biberg. Then we go to the mountain station of the Huggenberg lift. Here you can take the summer toboggan run or walk.


The Ritzen Castle Museum in Saalfelden houses one of the largest and most ethnographically important nativity scene collections in Austria. It also shows sacred treasures with folklore exhibits as well as Roman wall and ceiling paintings from Saalfelden. It's worth a visit to find out more about the history of Saalfelden.

The summer toboggan run on Biberg in Saalfelden offers fun for the whole family. The 1.6 km long toboggan run takes you quickly down into the valley with 61 curves, 345 meters in altitude and three jumps. You can set the pace yourself by operating the gear lever. An unforgettable experience for adventure seekers and recreational tobogganers.