Wonderful Pitztal in Tirol stands for genuine traditions coupled with scenic places of strength. Endless mountain ranges and glaciers are spread over the Pitztal Holiday Region - a true heaven for sport aficionados and active families. Tirol's Pitztal valley is about 40 kilometers long, comprising the fine holiday villages of Arzl, Wenns/Piller, Jerzens and St. Leonhard. The renowned Pitztal Glacier ranks among Austria's highest glacier ski areas and promises snow galore and skiing fun throughout the winter and spring seasons. In the summer, Pitztal valley makes a dorado for mountain hikers and climbers. Less experienced mountaineers will also find countless walking trails for families and children within the valley.
Summer holidays in Pitztal are synonymous with mountain exploration, Alpine lakes, waterfalls and endless recreation. A perfect place to restore energies and escape from the daily grind. Pitztal makes a unique hiking paradise for all ages and ability levels. Passionate walkers, hikers and alpinists can choose from 380 kilometers of hiking trails within the entire Pitztal valley. The most rewarding tours for experts can be found in the surroundings of Wildspitze – Tirol's highest mountain, at Kaunergrat ridge, Geigenkamm crest and on Pitztal Glacier.
Rock climbing has become the ultimate trend over the last decades. In scenic Pitztal a climber will find everything his heart could possibly desire. Action-packed moments and outdoor adventures are scheduled as well: be it paragliding, hang-gliding, bungee jumping, river rafting, canyoning, kayaking, horseback riding, trekking or tennis – the Pitztal holiday region at the heart of Tirol makes all summer dreams come true. A huge choice of mountain bike routes guarantees great biking fun in Pitztal, the Pitztal Bike Route ranks among the very special highlights (4-6 hours required).
Lovely Pitztal is one of the most popular winter sport destinations thanks to its unspoilt landscapes of natural beauty. Snow fans can choose from skiing, snowboarding, deep powder riding, winter walking, tobogganing, snowshoe hiking, cross-country skiing, and many more pleasant activities. Due to Pitztal's high Alpine location winter sports fun awaits you from October through mid-May. The ski region features 28 kilometers of immaculate ski slopes, 2-3 kilometers of high elevation Nordic tracks, a fun park with half pipe and 7 top modern mountain lifts. Countless quaint mountain huts and inns add to a memorable skiing day under deep blue skies and endless sunshine.
Three splendid ski areas – Rifflsee, Hochzeiger and Pitztal Glacier – ensure a varied winter vacation for all the family with absolute snow guarantee in Pitztal! Great deal: holders of the Pitz Regio Card need only one lift ticket for all ski areas in Pitztal. On Pitztal Glacier you shouldn't miss out on a visit to the spectacular "Café 3440", Austria's highest café featuring a suspended terrace and a panoramic glass front. Families are warmly welcome to the family-friendly Pitztal holiday region. Children under 10 years, accompanied by one parent, enjoy free use of the Bambini Express. Besides classic winter sports, Pitztal valley has become a renowned ice climbing spot and an unrivaled ski mountaineering base.