Innsbruck Region


Wandern am Zirbenweg
Safety instructions
Nordkette mit Blick auf Innsbruck
Classification of hiking trails

The five most beautiful summit hikes in the region

Admittedly: With such a variety of summit tours as in the Innsbruck region, the choice is not always easy. That's why we present our five favorites below.

  • Sightseeing Stadt - Freundinnen
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    The Hafelekar can be reached quickly and easily by cable car from the center of Innsbruck. Once at the top, a unique view of the city awaits.
  • Sonnenaufgang auf der Nockspitze
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    This summit tour in the Muttereralm hiking area leads from the Birgitzköpflhaus to the Nockspitze at around 2,400 meters. A double chairlift helps with the ascent.
  • Panorama am Rangger Köpfl
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    Not only the view from the summit of the Kögele is an experience, but also the way there: the alpine pastures with their beautiful flowers alone are worth every excursion.
  • Sonnkarköpfl
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    From barren slopes to vast fields of alpine roses: There is a lot to discover on the summit tour to the Sonnkarköpfl at over 2,200 meters above sea level.
  • Sonnenaufgang am Pirchkogel im Kühtai
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    The moderately difficult tour to the Pirchkogel in Kühtai involves an ascent of around 800 meters. You will be rewarded with a magnificent view.

Anything else?

So that you can literally take your next summit hike in the Innsbruck region to the extreme, we have collected even more tours, tips and tricks for you.

Wandern bei der Adolf Pichler Hütte

All summit tours

For every taste and every level: here is an overview of all the summit tours around Tyrol's capital.
geführte Hike Tour - Freundinnen

Best company

Don't have the confidence to conquer a summit on your own? Then simply use the services of a trained guide.

Good things on the mountain

You shouldn't set off on a hike on an empty stomach. The mountain huts and mountain huts in the region offer plenty of refreshments.
Kühtai Hochalter

Everything about hiking

It doesn't always have to be a summit: There are numerous other beautiful hiking trails in Innsbruck and the surrounding area.
Innsbrucker Klettersteig Gipfelkreuz

Train by train

From the bouldering centre to the rock face to the frozen waterfall: the region is a true paradise for climbing fans.
Over hill and dale

Over hill and dale

Here you will find everything you need to know about trail running - if you prefer to run your way to the top.

Fantastic panorama

Let us inspire you!

Sonnenuntergang Hafelekar Blick Richtung Scharnitz
Sunset on the Hafelekar (Nordkette mountain range) More Infos.
Patscherkofel, Innsbruck's local mountain More Infos.
Sonnenuntergang Hochtennspitze mit Blick auf Innsbruck und die Axamer Lizum
Sunset on the Hochtennspitze (Kalkkögel) More Infos.
Sonnenuntergang am Pockkoogel mit Blick auf Kühtai und den Finstertalstausee
Sunset on the Pockkoogel (Sellrain Valley and Stubai Alps) More Infos.

When the mountains shine

You should definitely see a sunrise or sunset in the high mountains at least once. Our bloggers, who have tips on the most beautiful tours under the sun, share this opinion.

To sunset over Innsbruck

#blog To sunset over Innsbruck

The best sunrise tours around Innsbruck

#blog The best sunrise tours around Innsbruck

The most beautiful sunrise hikes

#blog The most beautiful sunrise hikes

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