We respect your
right to privacy!

Cookie settings

By clicking on "Accept" , you consent to use cookies and other technologies (provided by us and other trusted partners). We use such data for anonymous statistical purposes, tailor-made settings and to display personalized content and advertisements. It will help to provide you with an improved website experience. Please find out more about this topic in our Privacy Policy | Imprint

  • These cookies are absolutely necessary for the operation of this site and enable safety related functionalities, for example. Additionally, this type of cookie is as well used to save your personal cookie settings.

  • In order to further improve both our offer and website, we collect anonymized data for statistics and analyzes. By means of these cookies we can, for example, analyze the number of visitors and the effect of certain pages on our website by optimizing our content.

  • We use these cookies to improve usability of the site for you. For example, based on an accommodation search you already made, you can conveniently access the same lodging when you visit our website again.

  • These cookies are used to display personalized content that matches your interests. It enables us to provide you with offers that are particularly relevant to your personally planned trip.

Road bike tours in Ötztal

Hiking Trail recommended route

Lift-Assisted Hike: Hochsölden - Sölden

Hiking Trail · Sölden
Logo Ötztal
Responsible for this content
Ötztal Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Photo: Katharina Nösig, Ötztal
Uphill ride with the Giggijoch gondola

Hike: Giggijoch gondola mountain station - Hochsölden - Sölden

Distance 5 km
2:00 h
0 m
927 m
2,280 m
1,353 m
Ascent with Giggijoch mountain gondola (2,284 m) - descent via Hochsölden down to Sölden

Author’s recommendation

Rest stop: Sonnblick
Profile picture of Katharina Nösig
Author
Katharina Nösig
Update: March 26, 2024
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,280 m
Lowest point
1,353 m
Best time of year
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Track types

Asphalt 36.66%Dirt road 22.31%Forested/wild trail 7.12%Path 33.90%
Asphalt
1.8 km
Dirt road
1.1 km
Forested/wild trail
0.4 km
Path
1.7 km
Show elevation profile

Safety information

signposted walking trail

Start

Sölden
Coordinates:
DD
46.975557, 10.975560
DMS
46°58'32.0"N 10°58'32.0"E
UTM
32T 650259 5204342
w3w 
///segment.nasality.fogging

Destination

Sölden

Public transport

Travel safe and comfortable with the train to the Ötztal Bahnhof train station. Last stop and exit point is the train station Ötztal Bahnhof. Afterwards you can travel smoothly and quick with the public transport or our local taxi companies through the valley to your desired destination. Please find the current bus timetable here: http://fahrplan.vvt.at

Directions

The car drive to the Ötztal valley. Situated in Tirol, the Ötztal valley set off in southerly direction and is the longest side valley in the Eastern Alps. The journey with the car leads you through the Inntal valley to the entrance of the valley and further on through the valley. Among the toll motorways you can also use the country roads. A route planner will show you the easiest and most convenient way: https://www.google.at/maps

Parking

The following parking facilities are available in Sölden:

- Gaislachkoglbahn + underground garage

All parking is free during the day.

 

Parking for several days (eg hike tour):

- Postplatz, Parkticket available at the information Sölden

- Parkgarage Gaislachkoglbahn, Parkticket either online or directly at the cash desk of the Gaislachkoglbahn

Coordinates

DD
46.975557, 10.975560
DMS
46°58'32.0"N 10°58'32.0"E
UTM
32T 650259 5204342
w3w 
///segment.nasality.fogging
Get there by train, car, bike, or on foot!

Similar routes nearby

  • Lift-Assisted Hike: Hochsölden - Gaislachkogl Mittelstation
  • Lift-Assisted Hike: Rotkoglhütte - Rettenbachgletscher - Rettenbachalm - Sölden
  • Lift-Assisted Hike: Dr. Bachmannweg - Peerlersee
  • Lift-Assisted Hike: Rotkogelhütte - Rettenbachalm - Sölden
  • Lift-Assisted Hike: Leiterbergalm
 These suggestions were generated by our system
Distance
5 km
Duration
2:00 h
Descent
927 m
Highest point
2,280 m
Lowest point
1,353 m
Scenic Refreshment stops available Cableway ascent/descent

Statistics

  • Content
  • Show images Hide images
Features
Maps and trails
  • Route
  • Gradient
Push the arrows to change the view
 km Distance
: h Duration
 m Ascent
 m Descent
 m Highest point
 m Lowest point
  • 23°C

  • Live