Located some 5km from Innsbruck at the foot of Patscherkofel mountain, Igls is one of Tyrol's best and most exclusive ski ... More
Located some 5km from Innsbruck at the foot of Patscherkofel mountain, Igls is one of Tyrol's best and most exclusive ski resorts. Skiers can take the lift from the centre of the village to the top of the mountain, which offers a choice of pistes ranging from beginners' to advanced runs. The area also boasts 30km of hiking paths, a 3km natural toboggan run and the hair-raising Olympic bobsleigh run . The Olympic run hosts a number of top events as well as offering visitors the opportunity to test their nerves and race down the 800m course in a four-man bob.
The ski lift up Patscherkofel is excellent and the views of Innsbruck and the surrouding Alps are incredible, even on overcast days. It's a must if you a visiting Innsbruck for an extended length of time.
The leisure centre Baggersee, is a popular oasis of recreation in the vicinity of the town. You can easily reach
it by bike, with inline skates or by car (it offers free parking facilities). Apart from a refreshing bath, ...
Fiakerei Gritscher offers romantic tours through the surrounding mountains and Innsbruck in a postal carriage. There are different options for
tours, including a tour of the countryside lasts for about an hour and leads through the popular tourist attractions ...
The magnificent mountains around Innsbruck, at the heart of the Alps, are the perfect site for hiking trips of all
kinds. From relaxed hikes to demanding climbing tours, this landscape offers endless possibilities to discover and experience the Alps ...