Sustainability and safe pastures

How to treat the local flora and fauna right

10 rules for the correct handling of grazing animals

Austria's farmers make an important contribution to preserving our alpine countryside. As a visitor you can show your appreciation for the countryside by behaving appropriately and with respect. Following these ten simple rules will ensure you have a memorable experience, while keeping everyone's best interests on mountain pastures and meadows in mind.


You can find all 10 rules in detail here:

10 rules of conduct

Tips for optimal preparation and correct behaviour on the Mountain of the Senses:

Your packlist:

  • Clothing adapted to the weather
  • Sturdy footwear
  • Backpack
  • Charged cell phone
    140 alpine emergency
  • Overview/hiking map
  • Drinking bottle with water
  • Provisions (nuts, bars)
  • Headgear
  • Clothes to change
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen SPF 30