Imst in the summer
Where the Inn Valley and the Gurgltal meet, an unparalleled natural and cultural diversity thrives, here is the town of Imst and its surrounding hamlets.
IMST is located inTyrolean Oberland, at the foot of imposing mountain ranges, expresses its charm from a cultural, sporting and landscape point of view, for centuries it has been a link between Austrian regions and cultures. Today this mountain village has become a tourist destination with a family atmosphere, capable of transmitting Alpine traditions to tourists and at the same time offering a rich choice of leisure time activities.
Those who love cycling can choose one relaxing ride along the Inn River or on the historic Via Claudia Augusta, if instead you prefer something more active then you can go on the numerous mountain bike trails that lead to mountain huts. After a nice bike ride you can rest and enjoy the magnificent landscape offered by the peaks of Tyrol.
The territory with a strong alpine character offers numerous walls where you can try your hand atClimbing, the routes are numerous and all made safe, those who are not expert can book a lesson with the alpine guides of the area. The walls are of different difficulties, from those suitable for beginners to more difficult routes for those with experience and looking for new challenges.
In addition to trekking, mountain biking and climbing, alternative sports can also be practiced in Imst. Just book a ride in Rafting, where the streams descend fast towards the valley, it is possible to ride the waters together with the guidance of experts. Or you can choose quieter routes to do by canoe and admire the surrounding landscape.
Environmental protection and sustainability are important concepts in the Imst region, which are also followed by facts. Some areas with a delicate balance have been placed under protection in order to respect nature, in the interest of future generations.
THEhealthy air, a luxuriant fauna and flora make Imst ideal for those who want to switch off. Many paths lead into the woods and small valleys of the area where silence reigns supreme, here and there there are fresh streams where you can take a break. A deep relaxation without the frenzy that characterizes modern life.
The Imst valley contains within it several Alpine villages located here and there among the reliefs of the area:
Idyllic Tyrolean village at 880m above sea level, in a wonderful panoramic position above the Inn Valley. With 753 inhabitants, it is a relaxing tourist resort, far from the hustle and bustle. The “home mountain” Venet is a popular sports destination that can offer a dense network of hiking trails, mountain bike itineraries and many activities to do together.
Sunny village in an extraordinarily quiet location, at 830 m above sea level. 606 inhabitants. Favorite destinations are the Karrer Alm and Mount Tschirgant with its 2.372m. Here climbers find bread for their teeth with the rock climbing walls “Rote Wand” and “Petit Verdon”.
A beautifully located village at 918m above sea level, overlooking the Inn Valley and the Gurgltal. It offers the Karröster Alm geological educational trail and a small but beautiful indoor climbing wall.
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Cozy, sunny village at 743m above sea level. Starting point for activities in the nearby valleys and in the large ski resorts of Tyrol. Suggestive moments of encounter with nature along the Inn cycle path, the Via Claudia Augusta, the idyllic hiking trails and in the Milser Au. La Hitte-Hatte-Au is a fantastic landscape for young and old.
Variegated town at the entrance to the Gurgltal valley, at 843 m asl. The best base camp for leisure and relaxation. It offers splendid excursion destinations with climbing walls, hiking trails and a crystal clear fish pond in the heart of the town.
At an altitude of 724m at the mouth of the Ötztal. A mecca for outdoor enthusiasts: river adventures, hiking trails and cycling routes. Emotions in contact with nature are guaranteed by the earth pyramids and the Roppen Geosentiero. The brand new play and action area "AREA 47" offers climbing, rafting, canyoning, fun sports, water slides and various events suitable for the whole family, especially for children.
Municipality of the Upper Inn Valley, crossed by ancient transit routes, at 737 m above sea level. Tempting thanks to its cultural richness, romantic landscapes and warm hospitality.
Genuine Tyrolean rural village at 836 m asl. Also called the "witch country", it has at its center ancient groups of farms. The history of this long-standing mining area can be discovered today in the mining village “Knappenwelt”. Modern leisure offers with hiking, cycling, climbing, family outings, Starkenberg Castle (with the “Biermythos” beer adventure world) and the Museum of Folk Traditions.
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