• Dairy cellar of the Stutzalpe

    Experience Vorarlberg. Immerse yourself in creativity.

    Strong mountain cheese, gentle Sura Kees and flowery hay-milk cheese: Vorarlberg and its locals are dedicated to cheese. But there is much more to discover on the mountains and in the valleys: top restaurants, Lake Constance fish or plum jam.

    Creative in nature

    Harvesting Herbs at Arlberg

    If you think of Vorarlberg's culinary art, you can't get around cheese. Whether spicy matured alpine and mountain cheese, creamy Camembert, Sura Kees or mild cream cheese made from goat's or sheep's milk - Vorarlberg makes the hearts of cheese lovers beat faster.

    The state's cultural landscape, which is characterised by traditional three-stage agriculture, is as diverse as its dairy products. Centuries-old craftsmanship combined with modern processing and ripening techniques showcase Vorarlberg's cheese expertise. The cooperation between agriculture, regional producers and the gastronomy and hotel industry has always been very close.

    Austria's westernmost province invites its visitors to follow in the footsteps of its cheese culture. Whether on culinary hikes, a visit to an alpine pasture, the enjoyment of lovingly prepared dishes in excellent restaurants, rustic inns or on a tour of the most modern cheese cellars, where the ripening process of the cheese wheels can be marvelled at. Creative enjoyment in Vorarlberg has many faces.

    Culinary delights in Vorarlberg

    •                         cheese cellar in Egg

      Long distance hiking on the cheese trail

      Enjoy nature, alpine dairies and cheese tradition on the cheese trail across the Bregenzerwald.
      Book the cheese trail
    •                         View to Hittisau / Hittisau

      Culinary hikes

      Admire nature in Lingenau and experience culinary delights at the Hirschen in Hittisau.
      Discover the hiking trail
    •                         Wandern oberhalb von Schwarzenberg im Bregenzerwald

      Hiking in Schwarzenberg

      Experience nature in the Bregenzerwald: from short walks to day hikes.
      Explore the hikes
    •                         Breakfast in the mountains - Gargellen

      Mountain breakfast with a view

      On Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays you can indulge in a hearty mountain breakfast in the Montafoner Schafberg Hüsli.
      Breakfast at 2,130 meters

    Vorarlberg's culinary ambassadors

    Holidays in Vorarlberg

    Bregenz harbour

    Creativity without limits

    Even though it's Austria's smallest province, Vorarlberg has a lot to offer: Long-distance hiking, forest bathing and wellness are as much a part of the experience here as architecture and cultural festivals.

    Off to Vorarlberg
    • "Käsknöpfle" - Traditional Austrian Mac & Cheese

      Käsespätzle: Macaroni & Cheese - Austrian Style

      Hearty and down-to-earth. The dish from the west of Austria promises a cheesy treat.

    • The Bregenz Festival / Festspielhaus, Bregenz

      Discover Vorarlberg's diversity

      Between lakes, glaciers and alpine pastures, Vorarlberg delights with numerous culinary and cultural offerings.

    • Bregenzerwald

      Off to the countryside!

      The Bregenzerwald offers a varied program for all nature enthusiasts and those interested in culture.

    Accommodation in Vorarlberg

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