Sonnenplateau Mieming & Tirol Mitte
The Sonnenplateau Mieming & Tirol Mitte holiday region offers a perfect holiday destination at all times of the year. Spring heralds its arrival as early as March, marking the start to the longest summer in Tyrol. In October the larch forests begin to change into vivid shades of yellow and orange offering a ‘Golden Autumn’ that truly lives up to its name before the landscape is covered in a thick layer of snow.
The Sonnenplateau Mieming & Tirol Mitte region has always held a very special fascination. This is a place were idyllic nature, picturesque villages and a rugged mountain backdrop come together in a uniquely stunning way. Known as the 'sun terrace' of the nearby city of Innsbruck, the region offers a paradise for relaxation seekers and sun worshippers. Tyrol's third-largest municipality, Telfs, offers visitors an impressive urban and cultural experience. In addition to inviting cafés and a wide variety of shopping options in more than 150 retailers, the town also boasts many cultural highlights including the renowned 'Tiroler Volksschauspiele' theatre festival. With its stimulating combination of nature, recreation and culture, the Sonnenplateau Mieming & Tirol Mitte holiday region offers a celebration of life and a haven of holiday enjoyment, fun and adventure. A veritable holiday paradise!
In the Sonnenplateau Mieming & Tirol Mitte holiday region, the golden autumn passes effortlessly into a sunshine-filled winter. The region focuses exclusively on relaxation and low-impact winter activities. Award-winning cross-country ski tracks wind their way through the picturesque, snow-covered landscape. With guided snowshoe hikes to Alpine pastures and convivial mountain huts, tobogganing fun on immaculately maintained runs and long, leisurely winter walks, relaxation and recharging your batteries take top priority here. And children can have fun learning to ski or snowboard in and around the fantastic ‘Kinderland’ area in Obsteig.
Situated only a few kilometres from the Tyrolean capital of Innsbruck, this holiday region, so varied and rich in contrasts, is noted for its special micro-climate and more than 2,000 hours of sunshine each year. If you love the great outdoors, then choose between leisurely walks and demanding hikes, adventurous e-bike rides or classic mountain biking. If golf is your passion, then your needs will be met in full on the Sonnenplateau Mieming & Tirol Mitte region. Golfpark Mieming is among the jewels of the Alpine golf-courses. Set against a magnificent mountain backdrop, look forward to teeing off from each of its 27 greens. In the winter, if you want to keep well away from all the après-ski excitement, you can choose from a range of gentler sporting activities, such as cross-country skiing, tobogganing, snowshoe and winter walking. But if you are a dedicated ski and snowboard enthusiast, you will find, only a 20-minute drive away, a fine selection of pistes.
Culture & culinary delights
Regional delicacies and authentic culture: The Sonnenplateau Mieming & Tirol Mitte region offers stimulants for body and spirit. For example, experience tradition up close when the 'Krampus' get up to mischief in the parade before Christmas. Visit the baroque splendour of the monastery in Stams. Nativity scenes display centuries of tradition, while Tyrolean snacks and treats await you along the culinary cycling route. Traditional inns and farmhouses will serve travelling guests with ham, meat and cheese specialities. In addition, there are fine liquors and schnaps to enjoy after eating. And you can always take your favourite food with you on the bike rack for a relaxing picnic - perfect for enjoying Tyrol's longest summer.