4 - 5
FATMAP difficulty grade
Starting from Prein, the ascent to the Rax begins gradually, which leads to the alpine plateau via the Schlangenweg, demanding physical condition.
Once you have overcome the strains of the ascent to the Rax, you should take your time and enjoy the transition to the Habsburghaus.
The Karl Ludwig House offers a magnificent view of the route covered so far between Wechsel and Semmering.
At the end of the stage at the Habsburghaus you can see the neighbouring Schneealpe, the Ötscher and if you come at the right time and the weather is good, you will experience an unforgettable sunset. equipment Please note that this tour leads into high alpine terrain.
Always take suitable maps with you.
Put on sturdy shoes adapted to the tour, take sun and rain protection, water and a snack.
Take your mobile phone with you and save the mountain rescue emergency number: 140