Top summer highlights in the Alpbachtal

The most popular activities, offers and destinations

Experience Tyrol from its best side and discover numerous excursion destinations and sights in the Alpbachtal.

Whether a visit to the museum, magic forest or the lake - we are sure you will find a suitable destination for a wonderful day in the Alpbachtal.

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Austria´s most beautiful village

Alpbach occupies a beautiful location on a sunny plateau at approx. 1.000m above sea level. Thanks to its homogenous architectural style and lovely floral decorations Alpbach was voted "Austria´s most beautiful village".

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With just 400 inhabitants and a surface area of 10 ha Rattenberg is Austria´s smallest historical town. The medieval pedestrian zone is dominated by the unique displays of glass craft in the numerous shops.

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Juppi Zauberwald (Juppi´s enchanted forest)

After a ride with the Reitherkogelbahn a 2,5 km long, varied path awaits you. The path is suitable for prams and buggies.

Highlights at the Juppi Zauberwald

Hildegard von Bingen garden

The Hildegard association have commited themselves to bringing ancient herbal lore closer to the gardens visitors.

The gardens are an ideal excursion destination for groups. Individual guided tours can be booked by prior arrangment. Please contact the tourist office team for help.

Every Wednesday a special guided tour through the garden (in German) takes place. Not only is the garden full of medicinal herbs, but there´s also a barefoot path for on the spot wellbeing.The "Einfach Leben Laden" shop in Reith i.A. village centre sells many of the numerous Hildegard von Bingen herbal and other products.


Discover the first garden of its kind in the Tyrol

Alpbachtaler Lauser Sauser

The modern Alpine coaster has its start at an altitude of 1.845 m next to the Wiedersbergerhorn gondola lift top station.

The two seater sledges can reach speeds of up to 40 kmph descending over 134 vertical metres over two jumps and through two 360° twists. Up to 500 people can use the new „Lauser Sauser“ per hour – not only downhill, the coaster carries passengers and the sledge back to the top

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Congress Centrum Alpbach

The Congress Centrum Alpbach is situated in the middle of „Austria’s Most Beautiful Village “. The list of Alpbach conferences, particularly the annually held European Forum Alpbach and of its participants which contains many Nobel Prize winners, top politicians and dignitaries from many fields is long. The Congress Centrum has 8 meeting rooms (which also can be joined together). The largest room can accommodate 850 persons. Accommodation can be arranged.

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Excursion destinations in the Alpbachtal 

  • Museum of Tyrolean Farmhouses – Tyrol’s largest open-air museum is situated near Lake Reintal in Kramsach. An air of nostalgia hangs over the old farms and their interesting pasts.
  • Tyrolean Museum of Mining and Metallurgy in Brixlegg
  • Augustinian Museum Rattenberg – museum of religious art in the Tyrol.
  • Nature park Matzen – This park and its nearby castles are considered one of the most beautiful and valuable cultural landscapes in the Tyrol. Matzen castle is completely surrounded by the park.

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Beer, cheese and traditional pastry

In Alpbachtal we have so many culinary delights to offer that the list would simply be too long. Please find all highlights here


‘Summer Card’ always included

Cable cars, museums, lakes, buses... all included

Thanks to the free Alpbachtal Card, all our guests have free access to the most important and most attractive leisure facilities in the region.

You will automatically receive the Alpbachtal Card when you arrive at the Hotel Stockerwirt.  With it, you can use the cable cars, the regional buses and also the child care, as well as guided hikes, for free.  But that's not all...


Alpbachtal Card