Pilgrimage to Maria Kirchental
At the foot of the Loferer Steinberge mountains there is the pilgrimage church Maria Kirchental. It is also called the “Pinzgau Cathedral” and is a very popular destination for many pilgrims!
The “Pinzgauer Marienweg” and the “Way of St. James” passing through the Salzburg Saalachtal valley
Pure romance accompanies hikers on one of the most beautiful sections of the “Way of St. James” in Austria.
The world’s most famous Christian pilgrimage route runs upstream the Saalach river from Unken to Lofer and St. Martin, then onward to Waidring in Tyrol.
The “Pinzgauer Marienweg” pilgrim path ending at Maria Kirchental is an essential element of the pilgrimage tradition in the Pinzgau region.