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Mountain hike from Wallgau to Finzalm

Hiking tour

Start: City Hall Wallgau - Destination: Finzalm

Tour dates

  • Duration1:44 h
  • Distance5.2 km
  • Difficultyeasy
  • Altitude271 m
  • Lowest point868 m
  • Highest point1103 m

Tour highlights

    Tour description

    The beautiful hike from Wallgau to the Finzalm is a popular tour destination in Alpenwelt Karwendel. The charmingly situated Alm is a worthwhile destination, especially for families, and offers a magnificent view of the surrounding mountains of the Karwendel.


    The highlights of the tour

    • popular hike
    • delightfully situated Niederalm
    • rewarding excursion destination for families

    The tour description

    Start point is at the town hall in Wallgau, accessible via the bus stop of the same name. From there you walk along Wettersteinstraße to the Haus des Gastes. Pass the tennis courts and keep left on the asphalt road until you reach the bridge. Here you turn right and follow the forest road until it joins hiking trail no. 450. The trail continues steadily uphill through the forest on a paved gravel road. At the fork in the road, keep left on the path to the Finzalm (partly managed).

    Your stopping-off points en route

    • Finzalm (partly managed from approx. End of May - mid July / beginning of September - beginning of October, see notice board)
    • Gastronomy in Krün and Wallgau

    Tour numbers

    • 400
    • 450
    • 451

    General information about the tour

    Alternative route & further tips

    The entry to the hike to the Finzalm is alternatively possible via the Krottenkopfstraße in Krün. In addition, the Krüner and Wallgauer Alm offer several options for extending the tour (day tour).

    Public transport

    • Bus stop Rathaus Wallgau (Alpenwelt Karwendel guest and hiking bus -. Oberbayernbus line 9608 and 9618)


    • Parking at the "Haus des Gastes" in Wallgau (fee required)
    • Hiking car park on Krottenkopfstraße in Krün. (fee required)

    Best season

    • walkable from May to October (weather dependent)
    • only managed in spring and autumn

    In emergencies:

    In case of emergency, please notify the nearest rescue control centre. This can be reached regardless of location and throughout Germany under 112.

    The ascent or the driving of all described tours of the Alpenwelt Karwendel is at your own risk. The topicality and completeness of the contents cannot be guaranteed.

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