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Holidays in Steinhaus

From Steinhaus, in summer and in winter, you can get to Klausberg by cableway. Or as well deep into history when visiting the Museum Kornkasten. In all cases, Steinhaus does not only have many stone houses, but also a very special well-being ambiance.

Steinhaus is situated at 1,054 m of altitude and is the main village of Ahrntal municipality. The large historical building in the centre tell about the time, when Steinhaus was the administrative seat of the mine in Prettau.

Today, the village is a popular holiday destination for skiers, mountaineers and tranquillity seekers. Here, you can spend unforgettable days in the ski area Klausberg or during extensive hikers in the Durreck Group and Zillertal Alps – and all of this accompanied by the hearty hospitality of the local residents.

Kristallalm at Klausberg
Kristallalm at Klausberg

At any season, connoisseurs are offered exclusive aperitifs and delicious specialities. Children look forward to a wonderful playground.

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Klausberg at Ahrntal/Valle Aurina
Klausberg at Ahrntal/Valle Aurina

Sledging at the Klausberg

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Skifahren am Klausberg
Skifahren am Klausberg

Fun also for the children

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Skiing area at Ahrntal/Valle Aurina - the Klausberg
Skiing area at Ahrntal/Valle Aurina - the Klausberg

At the Snowpark "Funtaklaus"

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Klausberg
Klausberg

Summer tobbogan run at the Klausberg

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Skiing area Klausberg at Ahrntal/Valle Aurina
Skiing area Klausberg at Ahrntal/Valle Aurina

Skiing at the Klausberg

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Family-friendly ski area

The perfectly prepared ski runs and modern lift facilities of Klausberg ski area are located right next to the village centre, promising unlimited ski fun for kids and adults.

At 2,500 m, you can enjoy unique panoramic views of the impressive peaks in the surroundings. Kids will feel like in paradise at Klausiland or in the ski kindergarten. The 5 km long toboggan run is lit in the evening.

For a delicious snack, we recommend the rustic ski huts and the après-ski pubs are perfect for a drink and good company at night.

Lake Klausberg
Lake Klausberg

From Lake Klausberg you can admire the beautiful peaks of Rauchkofel and mountains over 3000 meters in the area.

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Summer in the mountains

Also in summer, you can get to lofty heights with the lifts and cableways of ski and hiking area Klausberg. At a short distance, it is quieter and the picturesque mountain landscape is nearly untouched. Here, you can stay undisturbed, breathe deeply, enjoy the idyllic silence and learn more about old traditions and customs.

In addition to easy hikes, such as the one to Lake Klaussee, there are challenging mountain tours too, requiring excellent stamina and experience.

Mountain bikers will feel like in paradise in the surroundings of Steinhaus.

Sights in Steinhaus

In addition to the beautiful and enchanting natural landscape, Steinhaus of course offers some culturally interesting sights too. One example is the Provincial Mining Museum Location Steinhaus. Special exhibitions in the Kornkasten, that had once been the food warehouse of the mine of Prettau, inform about the history of mining in Tauferer Ahrntal.

In the historical factor building – the factor was the highest administrator of the mine – today houses the town hall.

Moreover, art lovers will look forward to several beautiful churches and chapels, such as Maria Loreto chapel, the church of the Black Madonna and Maria Hilf parish church.

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Lake Klaussee
Lake Klaussee

Lake Klaussee refelcts the mighty peaks of the Zillertal Alps.

© TVB Tauferer Ahrntal - Alfred Stolzlechner
Lake Klausberg
Lake Klausberg

From Lake Klausberg you can admire the beautiful peaks of Rauchkofel and mountains over 3000 meters in the area.

© Internet Consulting - Stefan Tolpeit
Steinhaus
Steinhaus

Church of Steinhaus

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Ice Games Klausberg
Ice Games Klausberg

International Snow Sculpture Festival at Klausberg

© Tourismusverein Ahrntal - Filippo Galluzzi
Steinhaus
Steinhaus

View of snow-covered Steinhaus in Tauferer Ahrntal

© TV Ahrntal - Filippo Galluzzi
Steinhaus
Steinhaus

The district of Ahrntal Valley is embedded in a dreamlike mountain landscape.

© Tauferer Ahrntal - Filippo Galluzzi
Steinhaus
Steinhaus

View of the snowy village centre of Steinhaus in winter

© TVB Tauferer Ahrntal
View of Steinhaus
View of Steinhaus

Steinhaus and Klausberg hiking area

© TVB Ahrntal - Manuel Kottersteger
Snowpark Funtaklaus
Snowpark Funtaklaus

Funtaklaus Park was realised for the first time in 2003 by the local snowboard club.

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