A winter holiday at Achensee

Set in the midst of a breathtaking natural backdrop, the region of Achensee is alluring in winter too with its wide ranging, top-quality holiday offers. Families in particular really get their money’s worth when it comes to skiing. The region has long made its mark on Nordic athletes as being a top cross-country hub.

The unique landscape at Tirol’s biggest lake speaks for itself – snow-covered peaks, five picturesque villages and a glistening white landscape, which promises pure winter magic. Coupled with perfect activities on offer for your holiday, from cross-country to skiing, touring, winter hikes through to new trendy sports such as snowkiting and paragliding in winter, a holiday at Achensee provides everything you need to set your heart aflutter.

The region is known in particular for its extensive cross-country offers.
With more than 200 kilometres of slopes for classic cross-country skiers and skaters, its own practice slope, barrier-free cross-country skiing and snow-making facilities in several holiday towns, Achensee maintains its pioneering role in all matters cross-country skiing in Tirol.

The Achensee region provides a total of four ski areas and two small practise hills with around 53 kilometres of pistes. These areas are, in the first instance, known for their considerable family friendly attitudes and special range on offer for ski munchkins. The six ski schools also provide suitable courses.
Those of you who would like to investigate the winter wonderland on Achensee away from the piste can let off steam on the five toboggan runs or relax during a horse-drawn carriage ride in one of the Karwendel valleys.
The region is therefore a haven for those who want to get active and recuperate from the stresses of day-to-day life. On the following pages you can read and get information about the complete range of activities on offer at Achensee in the winter!