Out and about with Peter Rosegger...

...on the Styrian Semmering


The 17.2km long hiking path begins at Semmering station, crosses the entire Spital am Semmering district and ends at SÜDBAHN Museum. In order to make the hike entertaining and informative, the Styrian writer Peter Rosegger meets significant contemporaries along the way, such as Carl Ritter von Ghega, Archduke Johann or Viktor Kaplan. On twelve information boards, you will find out interesting things about the railway and the history of the region. Additionally, you can take a visual trip back in time at five points using a telescope. The Wirten railway walking trail offers a further attraction for hikers, with its particular culinary specialities and Styrian delicacies.