• Schwarzsee lake in Kitzbühel
      #realAustria - Kitzbühel

      Crystal clear water, majestic mountains, lush alpine pastures and fresh air: Welcome to Kitzbühel in summer!

    The Beating Heart of the Alps

    Kitzbühel in Tirol is a legendary winter destination. But if you’ve never visited in summer, you’re missing out big time: Conquering the summits, leisure hiking, golfing 200 days a year on the four local courses, mountain or e-biking, challenging trail running or jogging in the valley - the most legendary sports town in the Austrian Alps fascinates 365 days a year.

    Kitzbühel and its neighbouring holiday hotspots Reith, Aurach and Jochberg welcome visitors with a unique mix of thrilling outdoor activities and time for relaxing breaks. Whether you’d like a quiet, laid-back day swimming and reading under mighty evergreens, or are in the mood for some action, this holiday region delivers.

    #realAustria Moments in Kitzbühel ...

    Hiking at Kitzbüheler Horn

    Natural Wonders

    Dive into Kitzbühel's magnificent surroundings and enjoy the wonders at you doorstep. #realAustria

    • Landscape panorama of the mountain Hahnenkamm with lake, Kitzbühel

      Magical Mountain Lakes

      Kitzbühel's unique setting will take your breath away. Relax at lakes like Schwarzsee surrounded by striking mountains.

    • Mountains near Kitzbuehel / Tyrol / Kitzbühel

      Breathtaking Mountains

      The gently rolling hills in the Kitzbühel region are ideal places to take a deep breath, leave the stress behind and slow down.

    • Culinary delight: Moosbeerschmarrn

      Authentic Tirolean Delights

      Kitzbühel is a beloved foodie hotspot, famous for its regional and organic cuisine. Sample through the local favourites.

    Bike Trail Hahnenkamm

    Facts & Figures

    • Hiking Trails
      1000 km
    • Bike trails
      1200 km
    • Cable Cars
    • Mountain Huts
      > 120

    A Paradise for Hikers - and Foodies

    What skiing is in winter, hiking is in summer. The unique mountain world, the extensive network of paths and the warm hospitality: This is what makes your hiking holiday in Kitzbühel so special. Not only can you explore the legendary Streif world cup race on foot, there's also plenty of certified companies offering free guided tours throughout the alpine region, ranging from beginner hikes to demanding summit adventures for advanced hikers.

    And then, of course, there's the food. Kitzbühel's culinary scene - from down to earth huts to luxury toque-awarded restaurants - is just as varied as its numerous mountain peaks. Enjoy regional specialities and sample through the town's unique take on international cuisine.

    Kitzbühel at Sunrise / Kitzbühel

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    Why Visit Kitzbühel

    Closest Airports

    • Salzburg: 75 minutes by car
    • Innsbruck: 80 minutes by car
    • Munich: 2 hours by car

    Top Activities in Kitzbühel

    •                     Wandern Streif mit Blick auf Wilden Kaiser

      Hike the Legendary Streif

      After the top skiers have left, the Streif turns into a hiking trail featuring key sections such as the "Mausefalle".
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    •                     Schwarzsee lake in Kitzbühel

      Discover Lakes & Waterfalls

      Hiking along the water is a great activity when it's hot. Bring your bathing gear in case you want to cool off.
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    •                     Hahnenkamm Bike trail

      Bike the Hahnenkamm

      Looking for an adrenaline kick? Test your skills (and nerves!) cycling down one of the world's most famous downhill races.
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    Our Tips for ...

    • ... Hiking Routes

      Kitzbühler Horn

      This intermediate hike leads around the summit of Kitzbühler Horn, with stops at the very top (1,996 m) and at an alpine flower garden.

      Bichlach Hike

      A 3-hour circular trail through moorland featuring spectacular mountain views and ponds to jump in on the way.

      Gamsroas - The 9-summit experience

      Conquer the highest summits of the region on this 11-hour-trail. Please note: Only suitable for experienced and very fit hikers.

      Sintersbach Waterfall

      An intermediate trail to the 85 m high Sintersbach Waterfall. Enjoy the nature and stop at a traditional mountain hut on the way back.

    • ... Mountain Huts

      Try the best cranberry pancakes in the region.

      Right in the moorlandscapes, magnificent courtyards and wild ponds.

      Hornköpfl Hut
      Famous for their Tirolean delights, best enjoyed on the sun terrace.

    Top Tips for Families

    Streif in summer

    Streif Adventure Park

    Children can experience the key sections of the famous worldcup route up-close at this fun park. Nine activity stations await.

    Geocaching - An outdoor treasure hunt

    Find hidden containers, called geocaches, using a GPS device, on this treasure hunt for all ages, while discovering hidden places and splended views.

    Kid's Climbing Paths

    A safe and fun park for future via ferrata masters.

    Karstweg to Kitzbühler Horn

    A family-friendly circular walk from Trattalmmulde to cave-like structures from more than 450 million years ago, taking 1,5 to 2,5 hours.

    Wildpark Aurach

    Observe over 300 alpine animals such as dear, goats, and donkeys at this wildlife park near Kitzbühel. There's a also a petting zoo for the little ones.

    More Highlights

    Flying to Tirol from the UK

    New flights to Innsbruck

    From 28 May 2022, getting from the UK to Tirol by plane could not be easier! Jet2 flies you to Innsbruck from the following cities:

    • from Birmingham to Innsbruck every Saturday
    • from Bristol to Innsbruck every Saturday
    • from Manchester to Innsbruck every Wednesday and Saturday

    easyJet takes you to Innsbruck from London Gatwick:

    • 19 April - 25 June 2022 on Tue | Thu | Sat
    • 26 June - 3 September 2022 on Tue | Wed | Thu | Sat
    • 4 - 30 September 2022 on Tue | Thu | Sat

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