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Theme path "Entlang der Pferdeeisenbahn" (horse drawn railway) in Gmunden


Starting place: 4810 Gmunden
Destination: 4810 Gmunden

duration: 0,89 hours
length: 3,439 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 42 m
Altitude difference (downhill): 8 m
Lowest point: 431 m
Highest point: 476 m
difficulty: easy
condition: easy
panoramic view: Great panorama

Paths covering:
Hiking trail
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Starting point: Theatergasse
Destination: railway crossing Ebenstraße

A theme path marked with interesting notice boards about the history of the sothern stretch of the horse drawn railway from Gmunden to Budweis, via Linz.

Theme path „Entlang der Pferdeeisenbahn“: The route: Theatergasse – Georgstr. – Annastrasse – Grünbergweg – along the stretch of the „Traunseebahn“railway, to the railway station "Bahnhof Engelhof" (oldest railwaystation of continental Europe) – Inn "GH Engelhof" - railway crossing Ebenstraße

Walking time 1 – 1 ½ hours

Stops: various cafes and restaurants in Gmunden, inn "Gh Engelhof"


lake café Stadler


Gasthof Engelhof

Our family-run business is equipped with dignified rooms - simply to relax and feel good!


Rathauscafé Brandl


Restaurant Seehotel Schwan

Modernity and tradition at the lake. Since 1883Welcome to the Seehotel Schwan


Wiener Café in the hotel Austria

Accessibility / arrival

from the highwy:departure Regau-B 145 in the direction of Bad Ischl-center of Gmunden

  • opened daily

Please get in touch for more information.

  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools
  • Suitable for pushchairs

Most economical season:

  • Summer
Theme path "Entlang der Pferdeeisenbahn" (horse drawn railway) in Gmunden
Tourismusverband Traunsee-Almtal
Toscanapark 1
4810 Gmunden

Phone +43 7612 74451