Holidays in Ahrntal: Sports & pleasure
Three magic words for South Tyrol’s most beautiful side valley: feeling good, enjoying and being active. On the sunny south side of the Zillertal Alps, you can experience a very special mix of adventure, relaxation and cosy hospitality.
The valley is surrounded by eighty 3,000er peaks and several mighty glaciers. The homeland of the famous extreme mountaineer Hans Kammerlander offers above all possibilities of classical mountain sports, like mountain bike and Nordic walking or challenging climbing and summit tours, as well as canyoning.
Also, a relaxation and wellness holiday in Ahrntal may have an adventurous touch. Visit the climatic gallery of Prettau, discover wild herbs during a guided hike, enjoy the pleasant air and the silence in the forest or hike towards sunrise.
Sights in Ahrntal
- The inoperative mine in Prettau is open for visitors and a highlight for both kids and adults.
- The mining museum Kornkasten in Steinhaus allows you to learn more about mining in Ahrntal.
- Sparkling stones and seldom minerals can be watched in the mineral museum in St. Johann.
- The crib museum in Luttach awaits you with a wonderful Christmas atmosphere the whole year round.
Easy hiking tours & challenging summits
The green Ahrntal Valley borders on Rieserferner Ahrn Nature Park and is surrounded by the impressive peaks of the Zillertal Alps in the west and in the southwest. Lush meadows, dense forests and flowering fields offer a beautiful contrast to the rugged and partially snow-covered mountains. Due to this varied landscape, Ahrntal is a paradise both for beginners and families as well as for ambitious mountaineers and climbers.
The two family-friendly skiing areas Speikboden and Klausberg complete the mountain offer. Here, you can find modern lifts that take you to lofty heights easily and quickly, inviting mountain huts surprising you with sweet and savoury delicacies, and an extensive leisure time offer for families.
Magical winter in Ahrntal
During the cold season, the picturesque landscape in Ahrntal is covered with a soft, glittering blanket of snow. The family-friendly and modern ski areas Speikboden and Klausberg offer perfectly prepared slopes with a magnificent view, rustic ski huts, toboggan runs, ski schools and much more. With a ski pass of Skiworld Ahrntal, travellers can use the ski runs and attractions of both ski areas.
Other optional activities in winter are cross-country skiing, ski tours as well as snowshoe hikes.
Your days in Ahrntal will be full of unique experiences you will bear in mind for a very long time.