Kufstein Fortress has been a popular destination for over 800 years. The Panorma cable car takes you up to the fortress, where you can expect exciting tours and museums with interesting exhibitions. In the fortress economy you can also eat like a lord of the castle. The impressive landmark of Kufstein with an exciting and varied program for all ages.
With 4,948 whistles, the world's largest free pipe organ fills the fortress city with heroic sounds. The sounds of the hero pipe organ can be heard far beyond the city of Kufstein. The concert is played daily at 12 o'clock in Kufstein fortress.
With the Kaiserlift Kufstein you can float comfortably into the mountaineering paradise - that's pure nostalgia! After the refurbishment in 2015, one of the oldest lifts in Tyrol slowly brings you to the Kaiser. The one-person chairlift takes you from the valley to the mountain station Brentenjoch. At over 1,200 meters above sea level awaits you an untouched natural paradise, the wonderful Kaisergebirge. Here you will find various hiking trails, view summits, traditional huts and awareness places.
The Kaisergebirge in the Tyrolean Alps is considered a nature reserve. It includes all the peaks of the Wilder Kaiser and the Zahmer Kaiser. The 102 km² large nature reserve of the Kaisergebirge is now known for its special energy. This power is particularly noticeable in five selected places. Popular hiking routes lead hereby sowei various theme tours.
The imposing Kufsteinerland local mountain Pendling invites you to go hiking. At 1,563 meters above sea level you can enjoy a unique view from the summit cross over the Inn Valley, the Kaisergebirge and Kufstein to the Alps and the Grossglockner. Up in the mountain inn "Kufsteinerhaus" there is the tasty Bortzeit or the well-known roast pork as a strengthening.
A look behind the scenes of the Riedel glass manufactory in Kufstein! Look over the shoulders of the glassmakers in the production of glass art in the show hut, take a journey through the world of glass at the "SINNfonie" and experience it with your own senses. All this and a 300 m² shop offers the Tyrolean glassworks.
For 400 years, the Passion Play Erl are an integral part of the Tyrolean cultural landscape. Every six years hundreds of village people gather to initiate the Passion Games in Erl in the old tradition. The venue, the Passion Playhouse Erl, was built especially for the Passion Play. Known for the pronounced scene design of the Stations of the Cross and modern texts, the Passion Play Erl is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
An old town with charm, in which one dives into the past of the fortress city. Here the history of Kufstein comes alive in small, historic streets with traditional houses. Particularly in the Römerhofgasse you experience the former Kufstein - historical places, which lure with culinary specialties, the world-largest Gin Gallery in the tunnel as well as the legendary and detail-loving Auracher Löchl.
In Angerberg/Mariastein you get an insight into the interior of the mountain, the only public access to the ice cave in the Nortiorler Alps. From the main entrance at 1,520 meters above sea level, it is up to 45 meters deep below the earth's surface in the Hundalm ice and stalactite cave. In spring you can marvel at the most bizarre and fascinating ice forms.
Since the opening in 1995 for the centenary of the company's anniversary, the Swarovski Crystal Worlds in Wattens are enticing and enchanting. In this unique place of fantasy where you can experience crystal in all its facets. Whether giant, his garden and his chamber of marvels or the crystal cloud with mirror water, here you can not get out of the jam.
The cheese dairy Plangger produces organic hay milk and organic hay milk with silage-free hay milk according to traditional recipes. These are refined and stored for a year in our own special cellars. In the shop various organic milk and cheese specialties such as fresh hay milk, sour cream butter, curd cheese, yoghurt, cream cheese, buttermilk, fruit whey, Rässkäse, mountain cheese, cream cheese, cheese and Blauschimmmelkäse are offered.
The oldest Haflingergetüt in the world, the Fohlenhof Ebbs, lies directly in extensive meadows overlooking the imposing Zahmer Kaiser. Right here is the Haflinger Museum, which reveals the origins of the Haflinger family. Some of the exhibits are over one hundred years old and some have a touch of Hollywood. For the movie "The Forgotten Valley", which was shot in Tyrol, some of the more than 200 years old saddles were used.