This walk takes you to the region of the Hinterberg alps, located behind the striking Hittisberg. Hittisau is the village with the most alps in Austria, with numerous private alps. Stretches of forest are replaced with agricultural paths offering great views on the trail – and you get lovely views of Hittisau, especially on the final stage close to Stöcken.
from Germany: Motorway Lindau - Pfänder Tunnel - Motorway exit Dornbirn Nord (toll sticker required) - Bregenzerwald - Hittisau;
OR Motorway Kempten - Immenstadt - Oberstaufen - Ach - Riefensberg - Krumbach - Hittisau from Switzerland: Motorway St. Gallen - St. Margrethen/Au - Lustenau - Dornbirn - Bregenzerwald - Hittisau
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike
Author’s map recommendations
Bregenzerwald hiking map incl. 50 hiking tips All hiking routes and important information to do with cable cars, huts and alpine inns are enclosed in the hiking map. The hiking map is available from Bregenzerwald Tourismus, in tourist offices and in hotels.