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Multi-day hike on the Kitzbüheler Alpen Trail

Leave everyday life behind - jump into your hiking boots!

Hiking without luggage for nature lovers, mountaineers and pleasure hikers: on the KAT Walk, the Kitzbühel Alps Trail. The ultimate nature experience in Tyrol can be booked easily and individually. Advantages for you - the all-round carefree package with KAT inclusive services such as overnight accommodation, half board, detailed route descriptions, luggage transport and return journey by public transport.

The 106 or 76 km long Kitzbühel Alps Trail fills the fresh air reserves and clears the head. Tyrol shows its sunny side in two appealing variants. The KAT Walk is classified as red – and therefore a moderately difficult - mountain hiking trail for sure-footed and experienced hikers. It is marked with the KAT Walk logo throughout.

The KAT Walk in Austria presents hikers with very special moments of happiness. On the long-distance trail, every day is exciting and yet calming at the same time. Hectic hustle and bustle? Not at all! The Alps' catwalk not only leads through the Tyrolean mountain landscape on various stages, but also to the people themselves.

9 Reasons for long-distance hiking on the KAT Walk in Tyrol

With our all-round carefree package, a multi-day hike on the Kitzbühel Alps Trail is child's play. Why? See for yourself!

  • everything organised: the multi-day hike is completely organised and carefully planned, the carefully selected hotels and guesthouses booked in advance.

  • top orientation: signposted trails throughout incl. detailed maps and GPS data.

  • impressive: find yourself while hiking on the KAT Walk in the most beautiful nature and enjoy the best Tyrolean cuisine at numerous huts along the way.

  • comfortable: carefree hiking with a day backpack. We will transport your luggage comfortably to the next accommodation.

  • varied: 2 different variants in 3, 5 or 6 day stages, 4 packages to choose from, break days possible.

  • individual: hiking at your own pace, at different levels of difficulty, use of the mountain lifts is possible to shorten individual stages.

  • online bookings: easy and flexible booking - the hiking tour can be booked for one person or more, the start is possible almost every day in Summer.

  • all-round carefree: many services such as accommodation, catering, luggage transport, etc. are included

  • Free guided tour with a mountain hiking guide as part of the Kitzbühel Alps Autumn Moments

Multi-day hike on the KAT Walk: Variants and Stages

Whether sporty or comfortable - all KAT Walk variants are enjoyable. The long-distance hiking trail in Tyrol offers its visitors the best of both worlds: It leads to the most beautiful places in the region and at the same time takes you deep into the Tyrolean way of life. With its two variants - five or six stages, comfortable or Alpine - it gives its visitors more than enough space to breathe and switch off.

For the 2 variants we have put together four hiking packages to choose from:

  • checkKAT Walk Compact: 5 Stages, 76 kilometres and 4,950 metres of altitude

  • checkKAT Walk Alpine: 6 Stages, 106 kilometres, 6,350 metres of altitude

  • checkKAT Walk Alpine Getaway Tour (Stages 1 to 3), 52 kilometres, 2,956 metres of altitude

  • checkKAT Walk Alpine Connoisseur Tour (Stages 4 to 6), 54 kilometres, 3,517 metres of altitude

  • checkeasy online booking


ALPINE for nature lovers and sporty hikers

COMPACT for beginners and pleasure hikers with mountain lift opportunities (NEW: now also for FAMILIES)

  • Alpine
  • Compact
  • Family

Interactive map of the Kitzbühel Alps

Highlights & Impressions

On the KAT Walk, Tyrol presents itself from its most beautiful side: fascinating views on all stages and the highlight, the Kitzbüheler Horn. Up there, at almost 2,000 metres above sea level, you don't have to do anything but look into the distance and enjoy both the landscape and pure happiness.

Along the way you will get to know the real, authentic Tyrol in impressive conversations with locals and like-minded people you meet during the multi-day hike and at the culinary delights on the Alpine pastures - freshly milked milk, homemade pastries made according to the secret recipes of the dairymaids or perfectly matured Alpine cheese.

Accommodation & More

You will see: hiking in Austria on the Kitzbühel Alps Trail is soul-satisfying. The KAT Walk is a multi-day tour with many cosy stops in huts and on each of the five or six hiking days, KAT Walk accommodation with shower and a comfortable bed awaits you. Ideal for reviewing the day's experiences and strengthening your body for the coming walk. Choose your favourite accommodation from guesthouses and 4-star hotels during the booking process. The price of the all-round carefree package with the KAT inclusive services remains unchanged.

Hiking without luggage: thanks to the practical luggage transfer, your suitcase or travel rucksack will be brought to the next accommodation for you every day. Find out everything worth knowing on the KAT Walk in the Kitzbühel Alps and book your hiking holiday in Tyrol in Austria!

Long-distance hike on the KAT Walk - time to dream