About the Innsbruck Region

High Mountains. Strong City. a Region full of charm - Innsbruck's diversity at a Glance:
Innsbruck is more: More than a city, more than mountains, more than a vacation. Innsbruck is an experience between alpine adventures and urbanjoie de vivre.. Between culture and nature, highs and lows, tradition and trends – no other region combines extreme contrasts with as much charm as Innsbruck does. The Innsbruck region, which includes the Tyrolean capital city as well as 40 towns in its vicinity, offers a diverse range of activities and is a globally renowned host for major sports events, which. in the past included the Olympic Winter Games, the Winter Paralympics, the UCI Road World Championships or the IFSC Climbing WC. 

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Discover Innsbruck and its surrounding Region

Joie de vivre and unforgettable moments: In the Innsbruck region, diverse urban flair and sightseeing are only a breath apart from the next alpine adventure. It only takes 20 minutes to reach the soaring heights of the Nordkette range to get up close to its natural beauty. Alternatively, there are the sun-trenched Mieminger Plateau or the designated Mountaineering Villages of theSellrain Valley,whichculminates at 2,020 m above sea level in Kühtai. 

Further information about the region and highlights in and around Innsbruck can be found at www.innsbruck.info.

When walking through Innsbruck you are walking in the steps of the Habsburgs, so why not pay a visit to the museum to find out more about their exciting history. Sights worth visiting include the Golden Roof, the Imperial Palace, the medieval old town and the famous Court Church with its famed “Black Men”. Explore the colorful shops and boutiques along vibrant Maria-Theresien-Strasse and in the different neighborhoods. In terms of culinary delights, Innsbruck boasts a variety of highlights and small coffee shops that are ideal to while away the day and take in the city life.  

One card, countless options: Free entry to 22 museums and sights, one return trip each on selected cable cars in the region as well as free use of public transport and the hop on-hop off bus – enjoy these included offers and much more with the Innsbruck CardAvailable for 24, 48 or 72 hours, it gives you the freedom to discover the highlights of Innsbruck.

The Welcome Card is your free-of-charge guest card, offering you full mobility in addition to a variety of other benefits – it is available from our partners for any stays of 2 nights and longer. The free use of public transport as well as cable cars is mostly included. Furthermore, there are a number of additional discounts for sporting- and cultural activities, family attractions, public swimming pools and more. 

Innsbruck is easy to reach from any direction. Be it by car, train, long-distance bus or plane, and whether you are coming from Salzburg, Vienna, Germany, Italy or Eastern Tyrol. Thanks to the Autobahn, railway system and international airport you have the choice. Useful tips for your journey to the Innsbruck region can be found here.

Trail Running Fans Look Out!

Anyone with a passion for mountain and trail running is right to choose Innsbruck: 175 kilometers of signposted trails lead from idyllic routes with awe-inspiring views of the city to high-alpine terrain, through forests and the city. Fans of this special discipline will find everything they could possibly ask for in the Innsbruck region.

Find your perfect Accommodation in the Innsbruck Region

If you choose to stay in the city, you will have sights, shops and restaurants on your doorstep. Do you prefer to stay outside the city? Those looking for a location with good travel connections have the choice of a number of towns in the Inn Valley. They are ideal starting points for activities such as hiking, biking or mountain- and trail running. In the Innsbruck region, you will find accommodations for every requirement, every budget and for different tastes.  

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