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Forecast

Under the large system of low pressure over Europe we will continue to be influenced by humid air.

The weather will be changeable with temporary clear spells and periods of thick cloud. Only very short and weak showers may occur.

Tendency

The rest of the week will basically be like today, Friday: a southerly airflow accompanied by weak foehn winds will dominate our weather and maybe bring a few showers and thunderstorms.

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afternoon
13°C/55°F
40% Fineweather
2300m
Frostborder

Saturday

Saturday
15°C/59°F
70% Fineweather
2500m
Frostborder

Sunday

Sunday
15°C/59°F
40% Fineweather
2700m
Frostborder

Forecast

Under the large system of low pressure over Europe we will continue to be influenced by humid air.

The weather will be changeable with temporary clear spells and periods of thick cloud. Only very short and weak showers may occur.

Tendency

The rest of the week will basically be like today, Friday: a southerly airflow accompanied by weak foehn winds will dominate our weather and maybe bring a few showers and thunderstorms.

Need help? Contact us!

Innsbruck Tourism


Mon - Fri: 8.00 am - 5.00 pm

Hotel- and group reservations


Mon - Fri: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

Tourist info


Mo - Fr: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

Walks to explore

Get to know Innsbruck your way

Sightseeing classics and insider tips off the beaten track: our tours have it all. So you can explore Innsbruck independently and on your own schedule. Go on a journey of discovery through the oldest parts of the city, take a look at modern Innsbruck or walk in the footsteps of the famous Habsburg imperial dynasty. If you don't have very long, we can even tell you how to get to know Innsbruck in one hour, one day or three days. 

Guided city tours are, of course, also available if you would rather visit Innsbruck's sights with a guide. Click here for more information about the guided tours.

Attention all art fans! New to the themed guided tour programme – ART Walks Innsbruck. Experience contemporary art up close on a walking tour. For anyone who wants to enjoy the art of walking.

Walk 1: Alpin and urban perspectives
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Have you already stood at 2,300 m above sea level today? If that makes you think of clumpy mountain boots, heavy rucksacks and an arduous climb dripping with sweat, think again! Experiencing the summit is so much easier than you might have thought. Because, in Innsbruck, as this walk impressively shows - thanks to the funicular railway and cable cars - the buzz of the city and the freedom of the mountains are incredibly close to one another. One moment you’re enjoying a cappuccino in a charming street cafe in the Old Town, half an hour later you’re marvelling at the stunning views from a Nordkette mountain summit. 

What's more, the Perspectives Trail is a gentle, relaxing path where you can keep stopping to enjoy the breathtaking scenery. The unique Alpine Zoo is also worth a visit, with its wide collection of local wildlife including lynx, bear, ibex, otter and lots more.

 


Route description:

 

  • Start at the Congress Station
  • Take the Nordkettenbahnen funicular up to the Hungerburg and the cable car up to the Seegrube
  • At the end of the Perspectives Trail (near the Seegrubenbahn station) continue on the gondola lift up to the Hafelekar
  • Walk on the Hafelekar summit (about 15 minutes) return by gondola and funicular to the Alpine Zoo station
  • After visiting the zoo, walk along Heinrich-Süss-Weg down to the River Inn
  • Cross Hans-Psenner-Steg bridge to the other side of the River Inn and then upstream back into the Old Town, with a possible detour through the Imperial Gardens (Hofgarten)


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afternoon
13°C/55°F
40% Fineweather
2300m
Frostborder

Saturday

Saturday
15°C/59°F
70% Fineweather
2500m
Frostborder

Sunday

Sunday
15°C/59°F
40% Fineweather
2700m
Frostborder

Forecast

Under the large system of low pressure over Europe we will continue to be influenced by humid air.

The weather will be changeable with temporary clear spells and periods of thick cloud. Only very short and weak showers may occur.

Tendency

The rest of the week will basically be like today, Friday: a southerly airflow accompanied by weak foehn winds will dominate our weather and maybe bring a few showers and thunderstorms.

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