The perfect walking holiday

The Tyrol scores with family walking holiday and mountain tours

Apart from clear Alpine air and mountain views, the right atmosphere and good service are what you can look forward to during a walking holiday in the Tyrol.

Ötztal and its hotels combine to offer you an extremely attractive holiday package. The Ötztal Alps provide a perfect framework for outdoor activities, sports and varied walking trails. There is no doubt about it: this region will allow you to recharge your batteries at any time of the year. The hotels in Ötztal are well run and of particularly high quality.

Ötztal offers numerous opportunities to vary your walking holiday in the Tyrol. Not only does Ötztal offer the highest mountain in the Tyrol (the Wildspitze) - there is a total of 250 peaks over 3,000 metres, of which 60 are over 3,400 metres high: an indescribably beautiful mountain environment. Around 1,600 kilometres of marked walking trails invite you to explore Ötztal, with its peaks, slopes and valleys.  The fascinating mountain world of Ötztal is heaven for both relaxed and more ambitious walking. Revitalise your body and soul as you pass through lush green meadows, luxuriantly blooming alpine pastures and freshly scented pine forests; exercise your heart and lungs as you gaze at the breath-taking mountain scenery during a walking holiday in the Tyrol.

A walking holiday in the Tyrol - the right destination for the whole family.

Not only experienced mountain climbers will find the Ötztal region to be their dream destination  – young explorers will find it equally fascinating.  such as the mineral world of the Ötztal, the site at which Ötzi the Iceman was discovered, the location at which Auguste Piccard's stratospheric balloon made its emergency landing on the Gurgler glacier and the tradition of smuggling along the Austro-Italian border. Thus the entire family can look forward to a walking holiday: the Tyrol and the Ötztal region offer numerous walking trails at low altitudes, which can be used from spring until late autumn. Over 50 mountain rest stations and restaurants invite you to enjoy a walking holiday in the Tyrol in the Ötztal region. Far from the madding crowd, the hiker can stroll from meadow to meadow, take a break on the shore of a serene mountain lake and then step out again through the trees of the alpine forests.

Do you like the idea? Have you made your decision? Then embark on a Tyrolean walking holiday, which you can arrange on-line from home via our website. We wish you a relaxing Tyrolean walking holiday in Ötztal in the Tyrol. You will find the right Ötztal hotels here.