Alpe Adria Trail

Italy Italy
Slovenia Slovenia
Austria Austria

Worth knowing

The Alpe Adria Trail runs for a length of 682 kilometers through Italy, Slovenia and Austria.

The difficulty of the trail is rated as demanding and it usually takes 34 days to walk the Alpe Adria Trail.
Of course, how long it really takes for the trail depends on the experience and fitness of the hikers.

The drinking water supply is on the way no problem, since there are numerous possibilities to fill up the water supplies.
This can be done, for example, at streams, springs, but also at wells or public facilities. However, the water may have to be filtered before drinking!

On the trail food supply is less of an issue. As a rule, you can either buy groceries every day or eat in a hut or restaurant.
Nevertheless, it is important to carry an appropriate supply with you.

You can stay overnight on campsites, in guesthouses/hotels along the way, in managed huts, in unmanaged huts and in a tent/tarp.

Wild camping is not allowed As always, leave behind no traces . Rubbish has to be taken away and nature has to be respected and protected!

Campfires are currently allowed. However, this can change at any time.
Therefore, please be sure to pay attention to public notices and a possible risk of forest fires..
In addition, new fireplaces should never be built, but existing ones should be used.

Facts about Alpe Adria Trail

682 km
Elevation gain
24.250 m
Elevation loss
26.600 m
Highest Point
Kaiser Franz Josefs Höhe / 2.372 m
Lowest Point
Muggia / 0 m
Round Trip?
Walk in both directions?
682 km
24.250 m
26.600 m
Kaiser Franz Josefs Höhe
2.372 m
0 m
You have the following accommodation options on the Alpe Adria Trail
  • on campsites
  • in guesthouses/hotels along the way
  • in managed huts
  • in unmanaged huts
  • in a tent/tarp
Solitude on the Alpe Adria Trail
Moderate contact with other people and only occasionally with settlements

The best time to hike the Alpe Adria Trail is:


Arrival to the Alpe Adria Trail

You will arrive via Salzburg Airport.

You can get to Starting point via Bus / Zug / Taxi. Duration approx. 5 hours.

Departure from the Alpe Adria Trail

Departure is via Trieste–Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport.

You can get to the airport per Bus. Takes about 2 hours.

Map and elevation profile of the Alpe Adria Trail

What else you should know about the Alpe Adria Trail

Here we have summarized some important information for you

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