From the highest mountains in Austria to the town with the most hours of sunshine: East Tyrol and particularly Lienz have a great deal to offer in the winter as well as in the summer. Look forward to a wonderful holiday surrounded by beautiful mountain scenery, a charming town and a whole wealth of possibilities.
From the highest mountains in Austria and the town with the most hours of sunshine in the country, East Tyrol and particularly Lienz offer many opportunities in the winter. Look forward to a winter with snow surrounded by great ski regions, unique mountain scenery, a charming town and a whole wealth of possibilities.
Skiing in the mountain
Surrounded by mountains, in Lienz you can enjoy the privilege of being able to get into the ski lift straight from town and going up to one of the two skiing regions.
Ski tours in Tirol
From the Hohe Tauern in the North to the Lienz Dolomites and the Karnische Alps in the south – the East Tyrol holiday region offers a varied mountain landscape which is a dream destination for skiers in the winter.
It doesn’t always have to be skiing: winter holiday makers can also choose from a wide range of alternative activities.
Across meadows and forests, over hills and through valleys – the landscape of East Tyrol offers almost unlimited opportunities for enthusiastic cross country skiers whether beginner or pro. Almost 400 kilometres of cross country trails are waiting to be explored!
From exploring the ravines and sun-drenched hours spent by or on the water to high mountain tours, everything is possible in East Tyrol. As the town with the most hours of sunshine in Austria, Lienz and East Tyrol offer the perfect conditions for exploring the beautiful nature here. Anyone visiting Lienz for the first time will be surprised: there are two hundred 3,000 m mountains here with spectacular valleys dotted in between as well as lush meadows and charming villages – and, of course, plenty of warming sunshine. Anyone wanting to spend the summer in the mountains has come to the perfect place in Lienz!
Hiking and climbing
Beautiful mountain scenery and many sun-drenched months – with the Alpine republic’s highest mountains and most scenic hiking trails, you have found the perfect spot if you want to spend the summer outdoors in nature.
In the Lienz basin, directly by the Dolomite town, there is a golf course nestled in the natural landscape which is without an equal: the 27 hole championship course impresses with its exceptional course design, perfect playing conditions and its wonderful harmonious integration into the surrounding nature and mountain region.
Did you know that Lienz is the town with the most hours of sunshine in Austria? Regardless of whether cycling, family, racing bike or mountain bike tours – all bike enthusiasts will find something to suit them here.
On the bike
Winding roads, imposing rock faces, the mountain scenery – the East Tyrolean Alps offer many scenic routes for bikers.
Look forward to a holiday in the sun and snow and send a non binding enquiry.
The reception of the 4 star Holunderhof offers excursion tips, sport recommendations as well as the best service!