Lovely leisurely hike through the idyllic Madautal valley to Hermine guest house.
This beautiful hike to the idyllic Madautal starts in Bach. Firstly on the road, which is only open to residents and the Madau taxi company. You can then hike along the beautiful panorama trail to the Hermine guest house in the secluded hamlet of Madau.
There are no shops in Madau. Remember to buy provisions in Bach or Holzgau!
Today you may be walking past a few different areas where cows graze. Although generally very docile and used to walkers, keep your distance and never turn your back on a cow that is behaving strangely or aggressive. Be particularly vigilant around cows with calves.
Always allow enough time for your hiking tour. The specified walking times only refer to actual time spent walking. Breaks for photos and a rest need to be added to the specified times.
Make sure you find out about current weather conditions and keep an eye on weather changes. Thunderstorms can gather very quickly in the Alps.
Do not leave the designated hiking trails!
Always wear good walking boots with a robust sole, and take waterproofs with you. Don’t forget to take plenty of water with you (at least two litres per person) and to protect yourself against the sun.
Bring a packed lunch/plenty of snacks to keep you going as there is nowhere enroute to purchase food.