Hiking in St Johann in Tirol is written by Stefan Slothuus
In the middle of the Austrian Alps
If you love active holidays where you are surrounded by magnificent nature, hiking in St Johann in Tirol is just the thing for you. The city is located in Austria in the Leukental valley on the north side of the 2.000-meter-high Kitzbüheler Horn mountain and is thus located in the middle of the Austrian Alps.
Hiking in St. Johann in Tirol
Byen St. Johann in Tirol is an old wealthy mining town, and the cozy center is located off the old market square and the baroque church. From here there are several restaurants and cafés where you can enjoy the fresh alpine air. The city is a good base if you want an active holiday with or without children.
From the town and foot of the Kitzbüheler Horn you will find more than 200 kilometers of hiking and mountain biking trails. On these trails in the area around the city there are more than 20 cabins and mountain inns where you can enjoy a good lunch with a great panoramic view. In particular, the Kaiserbachtal nature reserve and the Grießbachklamm gorge are highlighted.
Activities for all ages
The area is also for golfers and horse enthusiasts. And then there are a host of activities like paragliding, skydiving, Rafting, canyoning, cable car, climbing area and canoeing and kayaking.
If the view is not good enough on the hikes in the mountains, you can even in high season see the whole area from a hot air balloon.
You can easily bring children with you, as there is also the opportunity for an exciting family program. From some of the easier trails with the possibility of mountain bike rides and hiking in St. Johann in Tirol for a trip to the sauna or a refreshing dip in the open-air baths. For the little ones in the family, the play trail 'Sommer-Spielstraße' is a hit, while the fairytale world 'Moor & More' is also popular.
The city and the surrounding area offer a bit of everything, and there is something for all ages. So if you love active holidays in beautiful surroundings, then Austrian St. Johann in Tirol a good offer.
Good trip to Tyrol!