Tyrol Austria

Hiking Tyrol Austria

Tux Alps, Karwendel Nature Park, Inn Valley.
Hiking areas in the vacation region Hall-Wattens make hiking vacations Tyrol breathtakingly beautiful.

Hiking Tyrol Austria: The vacation region Hall-Wattens in the Halltal is located at the same time at the entrance to the wild and romantic nature park Karwendel in the north of Tyrol. The largest protected area of the northern limestone Alps. And the Tux Alps in the south of Tyrol. In between, the Inn Valley with its floodplain landscapes and leisurely valley walks through quaint villages or directly along the Inn River. Majestic peaks, wildly romantic mountain valleys and gentle hilly landscapes. Hiking vacations Tyrol in the vacation region Hall-Wattens for families, passionate summit strikers, leisurely hikers, pleasure-oriented nature lovers and pilgrims. Many long-distance hiking trails cross the vacation region. Traumpfad Munich-Venice, Karwendel Höhenweg, Inn Valley High Trail 2000, Way of St. James, the challenging Via Alpina as well as stages of the famous Eagle's Path. With or without Nordic Walking poles, with friends or family. On a hiking vacation in Tyrol in the Hall-Wattens region, everyone will find their own personal hiking paradise. And in between? Numerous possibilities for stopovers at traditional huts and alpine pastures.

  • Walderalm Nature Park Karwendel
  • Hiking Valley of Watten
  • Pine Trail Glungezer
  • Hiking Nature Park Karwendel
  • Hiking with Children
  • Pine Lake view on Karwendel
  • On the trail of Crystals
  • Active Park Voegelsberg
  • Climbing Gnadenwald
  • Cable Car Glungezer
  • Rope bridge on via ferrata
  • Adventure Worlds "Kugelwald" Glungezer
  • Ropes Course "Kugelwald" Glungezer
  • Geocaching Region Hall-Wattens
  • Marmot Observation Wattener Lizum
  • Walderalm Nature Park Karwendel
  • Hiking Glungezer
  • Pine Lake Glungezer
  • Pine Trail Glungezer

Nature Park Karwendel


Hiking Tyrol Austria - the most beautiful way to get to know the largest nature park in Austria. Hiking and mountaineering in the Karwendel Nature Park is a special experience. The possibilities for hiking and climbing are manifold. Tours can be planned comfortably from home on the interactive map. From easy hikes to alpine pastures and huts to mountain tours on exposed ridges to long-distance hikes lasting several days. The area of the nature park awaits with quiet vastness and unique nature. A very dense network of huts also invites you to exciting multi-day tours in addition to hiking and mountaineering. The Inn Valley is the southern border of the Karwendel and the starting point for tours. Among others to the Nordkette via Innsbruck, to the Halltal or to the Wolfsklamm. Via the mountain station Hafelekar or through the Halltal offer very rewarding tours in all degrees of difficulty. On top you can discover the alpine wild river landscapes on kayaks - a unique experience to get to know the nature park.

Glungezer & Patscherkofel in the Tux Alps


Hiking Tyrol in the Tux Alps. In the unique natural landscape of the Glungezer and Patscherkofel. The Glungezer cable cars take visitors comfortably to the middle station Halsmarter and further to the top station Tulfein. High above the Inn Valley await magnificent hikes such as the famous Pine trail. A breathtaking high-altitude trail that leads through the largest Swiss pine stand in the Alps and the highest botanical garden in Europe. From the Patscherkofel to Tulfes, or vice versa. The 1st Legends via Ferrata at the Glungezer starts above the Zirbensee and leads on an altitude difference of 400 meters to just before the Glungezerhütte. The Glungezer summit, 2,677 meters above sea level, rewards with a fantastic distant view of 300 Alpine peaks. To stop and linger: Huts and alpine pastures, such as the Tulfein-Alm, the Voldertalhütte. The Glungezer hut is also the base of several long-distance hiking trails (Via Alpina - Red Trail, Eagle Trail, Munich-Venice Dream Trail, Olympic Trail, Swiss Pine Trail). More info

On the Trail of Crystals


Selected hiking tours immerse you in the mysterious realm of crystals. Whether it's the wealth-generating Hall Valley salt crystal, the legendary rock crystal in the Tux Alps or the sparkling Swarovski Crystal Worlds. Highlights of the tours are stamp stations at places of scenic and cultural-historical interest. For the hiked crystal stamps one receives the respective crystals in the tourist office in Hall as a lasting memory for home. The Hall salt crystal can be purchased on the Hall Valley Historical Brine Hiking Trail. A themed hiking trail with 11 stations, including a puzzle trail for children. The mountain crystal of the Tux Alps can be acquired on the "Lizumer Zirbenweg" and the "High Altitude Trail Largoz". The sparkling Swarovski crystal can be discovered on the Historical Hiking Trail in Wattens. At the stamp station you have a wonderful view of the famous Swarovski Crystal Worlds and the water-spouting giant.

Hiking with Children


Highlights of the hiking vacation Tyrol with family are the adventure world "Kugelwald" at Glungezer, the pine lake with water playground at Glungezer and the active park Vögelsberg with beeping bird path. The "Kugelwald" at Glungezer is the world's only pine wood ball track in the open air. At an altitude of 1560m above sea level, there are spectacular wooden ball tracks, tree house, do-it-yourself playground, rest area, sound elements and a "magic saying tree" on 8000 m². The Zwugl-Trail is a family hike suitable for strollers around the mountain adventure world (45min). The small water playground below the pine lake invites you to cool off in the cool mountain lake. On the viewing platform you can enjoy the magnificent views of the Inn Valley and the Karwendel mountains. The Vögelsberg Active Park with bird trail is an interactive play and theme trail for the whole family. At 12 stations, the legend of the Vögelsberg is brought to life. Also suitable for families: The Historic Brine Hiking Trail Halltal, Gnadenwald Tree Trail at the foot of the Karwendel Natural Paradise.



7 exciting geocaching routes are located in the vacation region Hall-Wattens. Between Karwendel and Tux Alps. For families and demanding powertrailers. Geocaching Thaurer Castle Trail: Easy 2.9km long family tour from Thaur. Geocaching Wattenberger Nature Trail: 3.2km panoramic trail with spectacular views of the Inn Valley. Geocaching Power Trail "The Call of the Eagle": Unique power trail in 2 stages. 150 caches on 31.2km pure hiking trail. Not for families. Geocaching Family Trail "Inn Valley Treasure Hunt": Circular hiking trail in the Mils/Baumkirchner Forest recreation area. 8km trail suitable for strollers with 25 lovingly created geocaches. Geocaching Trail "Tiroler Crystal Trail": Family scavenger hunt from Baumkirchen to Hall. Geocaching Summer Freshness Trail: 5.5km long scavenger hunt from Hall to the Kienbergerhöhe with great views of the Karwendel mountains. Geocaching Trail "Kaiser Max Tour im Halltal": Unique hiking trail over 12km in the Karwendel Nature Park.

Long-Distance Hhiking Trails Hall-Wattens Region


Long-distance hiking trails through the Hall-Wattens region - from the Karwendel to the Tux Pre-Alps. Step by step away from the hectic everyday life. Towards deceleration, peace and mindfulness. Tyrol is a source of strength that stimulates all the senses. Many long-distance hiking trails cross the region: Dream Trail Munich-Venice: Alpine trekking from the Karwendel over the Inn Valley to the Wattental or over the Glungezer to the Lizumerhütte. Karwendel High Altitude Trail: 6-day hike through Austria's most beautiful and largest nature park. Inn Valley High Trail 2000: 6-day high-altitude hike at 2000 m from Patscherkofel to Kellerjoch. Via Alpina: The Red Trail (161 stages) leads as an alternative route to the standard stage R38 from the Inn Valley to the Tux Alps. 2 royal stages of the famous Eagle's Trail extend over the Hall-Wattens region. Senseler trail: 7 days from Volders to Mühlbach (South Tyrol). Way of St. James: stage Gnadenwald to Thaur, passing places of power of the region. Romedius: Alpine long-distance hiking trail from Thaur to San Romedio in Trentino. More info

St James Accomodation

St James Accomodation
St James Accomodation

HWest Hotel Hall is located on the Pilgrims' Way of St. James on stages 5 to 7. In the centre of Tyrol in the Karwendel Silver Region. Between Terfens and Innsbruck in beautiful Hall in Tyrol. Surrounded by 14 places of spiritual importance in the region...


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Way of St James Tyrol
Way of St James Tyrol

The most famous pilgrimage route in the world. Around 270 km of the Way of St. James lead through Tyrol. From Lofer in the Pinzgau Saalach Valley to St. Christoph am Arlberg. Directly past the HWest Hotel Hall. Tyrolean stages of the pilgrimage route, places of pilgrimage, GPX route guide...

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