Anyone who loves the outdoors belongs in the region around Kitzbühel. From family-friendly excursions to extreme hiking trails, all who come to this fantastic and mighty mountain world will find their own version of paradise here.
Those who enjoy exploring on two wheels can look forward to leisurely bikes rides alone or with the family. For mountain bikers, there are numerous tours that offer immersive and challenging experiences in nature.
Meanwhile, culture lovers will get no less of their money's worth from the region. Various cultural sites and relaxing activities make this “home away from home” so appealing.
The towns of Brixen im Thale, Kirchberg in Tirol, and Westendorf are nestled in the middle of the Kitzbühel Alps on the sunny plateau of Brixental, at a height of roughly 800 meters. Our Alpine region has a vast network of hiking and cycling trails, diverse events, and unparalleled excursion possibilities.
From the moment you wake up in the early morning, you feel the delicious tingling of the invigorating Tyrolean mountain air—an elixir of life that revs up the body and mind.
Throughout the towns and Alpine lands of Brixen im Thale, Kirchberg, and Westendorf, hikers have over 500 kilometers of signposted hiking trails to choose from.
Brixen’s mountain world is diverse, ranging from comfortable valley trails to demanding summit tours that reach 2,450 meters in altitude. No matter the path one chooses, impressive views of the Kitzbüheler mountain range accompany you along the way.
There is much to discover in Brixental, especially the higher one explores the mountain. Alpine pastures, meadows, forests, small streams and, of course, exciting adventures await. These enchanting trips make the discovery of nature delightful and entertaining for adults, as much as they do for children.
From finding playgrounds to splashing in little creeks, children become enamored with this part of the world. With the purchase of the Kitzbüheler Alps Summer Card, you and your family can take the cable-cars as often as you like and discover a whole new realm.
In Brixental, the hundreds-of-kilometers-long biking circuit is equally suitable for cycling enthusiasts as it is for leisure bike riders. Whether you take the family on paved marked routes or head out for extreme mountain biking through trails pitted with roots, the dreamy scenery of the Wilder Kaiser, Kitzbüheler , and Großer Rettenstein belongs to all adventurists. Brixental is also popular for accommodating the needs of e-bikers and racing cyclists.
The towns of Brixen im Thale, Kirchberg, and Westendorf are famous for their well-maintained, interlinking network of cycling paths that has options for all levels. The region also draws in avid bikers for its annual KitzAlpBike Festival, where both professional and hobby cyclists have several events to compete in.
From mountain adventures to day excursions to cultural activities, you are invited to enjoy a wonderful vacation with the whole family. In the towns of Brixen im Thale, Kirchberg, and Westendorf, there are plenty of exciting options to share with your loved ones.
Waiting for our little guests throughout the area, are well-equipped playgrounds and attractions to pass hours in. Moments spent here sweeten a family summer vacation with loads of excitement, games, and fun.
These sky-high Alpine adventures are easy to access with the well-priced Kitzbüheler Alps Summer Card, which grants access to the cable cars and adventure worlds. Discover the mountains of Brixental in a playful and easy way!
The pools and lakes found in Brixental (such as the Brixen im Thale leisure center, Kirchberg’s bathing lake, Westendorf’s swimming pool, and Schwarzsee in Kitzbühel) provide a refreshing cool-down on hot summer days. The pools and lakes in the area aren’t just for children and families either, everyone becomes inspired and joyful when they feel the soothing tingling of fresh water on their skin.
There are also several indoor swimming pools in the Kitzbühel Alps that are open year-round. All are easily accessible by car and public transportation. Guests may receive discounts when entering with the Kitzbüheler Alps guest card.
Once you hit the green, you will be excited and delighted by how well maintained the golf courses are in the Kitzbühel Alps—and even more so when you start swinging and realize how much the Alpine landscape enriches your game. Golfing in the Alps is a sporting challenge that offers unadulterated golfing pleasure for beginners, experts, and handicapped players.
It shouldn’t be a surprise to learn that the course in Westendorf is not the only one to golf in during your stay in the Alps. A total of nice top golf courses is available. What makes playing golf in the region even more attractive is how varied the terrain is among the nine courses, each one more attractive and unique than the next.