The Bernstein Trail
Walking on the sunny side of Austria
The Bernstein Trail offers a wide range of opportunities to experience Burgenland in all its unique facets. Discover gently undulating landscapes, picturesque places, excellent products, cuisine and wines and meet people who have the sun in their hearts - hiking is a must!
Enjoyable hikes between the Puzta and the Alps
Due to the mild Pannonian climate, the Bernstein Trail is probably the earliest season long-distance hiking trail that in Austria. Besides, cozy traditional accommodation options and the warm-hearted hosts and their culinary delights ensure the best conditions to make your hiking trip a very special adventure.
Spring is the most attractive time to walk the old amber road. Nature is awakening with enchanting, breathtaking blooms. Autumn, when the harvest is in full swing, offers ideal conditions. You decide! Whatever the season, there is plenty to discover.
On historical paths
Hike along the Roman Amber Road in the footsteps of the Romans, surrounded by myths and marveling at the diverse culture and nature of Burgenland.
The Bernstein Trail takes you from the Carnuntum Roman legion camp to the Roman burial mounds near St. Martin an der Raab in southern Burgenland. Step by step you will discover the treasures of the entire Burgenland region on the trail. You will hike through the unique Lake Neusiedl - Seewinkel National Park, stroll past countless cultural monuments and immerse yourself in the idyllic landscape of Burgenland and Hungary.
Along the way, the Burgenland thermal baths, authentic accommodation and culinary discoveries provide an extra portion of relaxation and enjoyment.
Plan & Book
For autonomous and individual organization and booking, you can also book the accommodation on the Bernstein Trail yourself. A convenient alternative with extra service included is booking through the official Trail Angels’ Bernstein Trail Info & Booking Center.