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      St. Johann in Tirol - the Austrian Way

      Looking for a family-friendly mountain holiday? St. Johann in Tirol ticks all the boxes for an unforgettable getaway.

    Relax & Rewind in the Heart of the Alps

    Listen to the cowbells in the distance, marvel at the mountain lakes glistening in the morning sun and take in the smell of mountain flowers while exploring your surroundings: Summer in St. Johann in Tirol and its neighbours OberndorfKirchdorf and Erpfendorf couldn't be more different from busy city life. Here, we like to take a step back and live every moment to the fullest.

    Arrive with your kids, your significant other or just by yourself and enjoy a mountain summer the Austrian way: Go on a leisurely hike, climb a summit or spend a whole day just sunbathing in the grass, the choice is yours. For the unforgettable moments. For us.

    Our Top 3 Moments in St. Johann in Tirol

    Ursulablick mountain in St. Johann in Tirol / St. Johann in Tirol

    Dive into Nature

    Experience St. Johann's beautiful surroundings like a local. For the mountains. For us.

    • Hiking in the mystic Teufelsgasse

      Hike the mystical Devil's Lane

      Legend has it the Teufelsgasse (Devil's Lane) Gorge was created by the evil spirit himself. Either way, it's a spectacular hike the kids will love, too!

    • Cycling with a view of the Wilder Kaiser mountain in Oberndorf in the region of St. Johann in Tirol

      Explore the mountains on two wheels

      Learn the basics of mountain biking, then hit the trails together with a local pro and experience the beauty of the Alps first-hand.

    • Fun and joy at the dumpling festival / St. Johann in Tirol

      Eat as many dumplings as you can

      Instead of Oktoberfest, St. Johann celebrates its very own Dumpling Festival on 23 September. Expect 26,000 dumplings and traditional live music.

    Eifersbach Waterfall

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    Why Visit St. Johann in Tirol

    • Breathtaking setting in the heart of the Kitzbühel Alps, surrounded by the Kitzbüheler Horn and the Kaisergebirge
    • Exciting activities for families, couples and solo travellers including mountainbiking, rafting and balloon rides
    • Countless hiking and climbing trails from family-friendly to challenging via ferratas
    • Special summer programmes for children and teenagers
    • Easy to reach by plane, train, car, and bus
    • St. Johann summer guest card: includes buses, trains, pools and discounts on excursions and guided hiking and biking tours

    Closest Airports

    • Salzburg: 1 hour by car
    • Innsbruck: 1.5 hours by car
    • Munich: 2 hours by car
    View from the Harschbichl mountain in direction Wilder Kaiser

    Facts & Figures

    • Hiking routes
      200 km
    • Bike trails
      200 km
    • Huts
      > 20
    • Open lifts

    A hiking and biking paradise between the Kitzbüheler Horn and the Wilde Kaiser mountains

    The magnificent landscapes of the Kitzbühel Alps are best experienced the active way. Hike or walk across the alpine pastures (with or without a guide), discover romantic mountain lakes and waterfalls or gorges and ravines, all on well-marked trails, before stopping at a hut for a hearty Tirolean mountain lunch. Looking for an extra challenge? Make climbing your new favourite holiday activity.

    If you travel with kids in tow, pencil in a visit at the Moor & Moore Adventure World, take a family-friendly themed hike, or hit one of the outdoor pools with slides. And should you be looking for that special adrenaline rush, St. Johann in Tirol has you covered, too: try paragliding and parachuting or ballooning, canyoning and rafting.

    Top Activities in St. Johann in Tirol

    •                         On the way on the Koasa Trail on stage 5 - Eifersbach Waterfall

      Hike the Koasa Trail

      The famous 5-day-tour allows you to explore a different side of the Wilder Kaiser mountain at each stage.
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    •                         Climbing in St. Johann in Tirol

      Climb the Kitzbüheler Horn

      Master your climbing skills at the tops of the Kitzbühel Alps. Two via ferrata routes (and endless gorgeous views!) await.
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    •                         Hiking with a fantastic view in St. Johann in Tirol

      Go on a Free Guided Tour

      Explore St. Johann's alpine surroundings with a local pro. Tours are either free of charge or at a reduced price with your St. Johann Card.
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    Our Tips for ...

    • Mountain Experiences


      Cart action on three wheels in St. Johann in Tirol.

      Hornpark Tree Top Adventure Park

      The high-ropes course with flying fox parcours.


      4 different trails, Jump Park and bike shop.

      Kaiser Hoch 6

      Experience the most famous summits of the Wilder Kaiser mountains.

      Koasa Long Distance Trail

      Hike the 86 km long Koasa trail in about 5 days and experience natural wonders.


      Learn how to handle your bow and arrow, then test your skills at an archery course right away.

    • Family Highlights

      Moor & More Adventure World

      Discover a unique moor landscape at the Wilder Kaiser mountain.

      Schnackler Adventure Trail

      Schnackler, a young shepherd and local hero, takes children (and their parents) on a fun adventure trail featuring learning and playing stations.

      Murmi's Kinderland

      A 1,200 m² indoor playground for children aged 2-10 years, with trampolines, a spinning tower, giant slides, a climbing volcano and birthday grottos.

      Swimming Pools

      Enjoy fantastic family-friendly swimming pools in St. Johann in Tirol, Oberndorf and Kirchdorf.

      Action Mountain Harschbichl

      One mountain and endless fun activities for the young and young at heart.

    • Mountain Huts


      Enjoy delicious strudel variations and a fantastic view of the Wilder Kaiser mountain.


      Beloved for its homemade lemonades and rustic hut flair.


      Sample regional specialties after a hike through the mystical Teufelsgasse near Kaiserblick.


      The perfect lunch stop after hiking the Griesbachklamm Gorge and the Jägersteig.

      Grander Schupf

      Cosy hut with its own wine cellar near the Eifersbacher Waterfalls.


      Enjoy hearty Tyrolean dishes on the sun terrace, right in the heart of the Kaiserbachtal valley.

    • Events

      St. Johann's Weekly Market

      Buy fruits, veggies, and homemade Tirolean treats - every Friday.
      17 March - 17 November 2023

      Mountain Summer Opening

      Mountain hikes, bike tours, climbing and yoga workshops to mark the start of the summer.
      25 May - 11 June 2023

      Summer Solstice

      A mystical and magical spectacle where hundreds of fires are lit up in the mountains.
      17 June 2023

      Lang & Klang

      Live music in beer gardens throughout St. Johann and night shopping.
      12 July - 30 August 2023

      Dumpling Festival

      Sample 21 different dumplings at the world's longest dumpling table.
      23 September 2023

    Tourismusverband Kitzbüheler Alpen - St. Johann in Tirol

    Poststraße 2

    6380 St. Johann in Tirol


    +43 (0)5352 633 35-0