Can you imagine winter holidays without skiing? Numerous ski resorts around Lake Achensee make for a perfect holiday experience: Achensee - Christlum, Rofanlifte Steinberg – Achensee, Karwendel Bergbahn Pertisau, Planberg Wiesenlifte – Pertisau and Achensee – Rofanseilbahn. 58 km of skiable terrain for the whole family!
Is there anything better than going for a soak in the crystal-clear lake after a demanding hiking tour? Choose from a total of 450 km of signposted hiking trails, 250 km of cycling routes and 183 km of running paths.
Are you looking for a comfortable hotel, guesthouse or apartment the Achensee area? You will definitely find the perfect holiday accommodation!
More detailed information provided by the Tourist Board
Winter in the Achensee region - the perfect vacation for all those who want to relax and enjoy.
A beautiful lake reflecting the blue sky, snow-clad mountains, and large snow fields.
Achensee offers winter sports and recreation for everybody! High-altitude cross-country skiing, romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides, horse trekking, skiing and enjoying great vistas ...
The marvelous winter world of Achensee Lake
It goes without saying that a winter vacation in the Achensee region includes a lot of fun in the snow.
If you are looking for hospitality and cozy, traditional mountain hut atmosphere, you will surely find it in the Karwendel and Rofan mountains above the emerald-green Achensee lake. Socializing is natural among the people of our region and they like to do it until late night. Enjoy a great time in the Achensee region at bargain rates.
The Achensee Lake - the Fjord of the Alps. Austria's Emporers were the first to discover this beautiful natural lake as a holiday destination.
The emerald-green Lake Achensee is the largest and most beautiful of the Tirolean lakes. To the west and south rise the imposing peaks of the Karwendelgebirge, to the east the Rofangebirge or Sonnwendgebirge.
The lake (round trips by steamer) offers excellent facilities for water sports, including scuba diving, sailing, windsurfing, kite surfing and swimming. On hot summer days the water reaches up to 22C.
Around the lake there is a whole host of good hotels and holiday apartments to choose from.
Paradise for Hikers
Covering an area of 730 km², the Karwendel mountain range is Europe´s largest nature reserve - and an outstanding hiking paradise.
On the banks of the Achensee, Tirol's largest lake, rises the majestic Karwendel/Rofan mountain range. Its highest peak is at 2,457 m above sea level... perfect for hikers!
If you wish to enjoy the flair of these jaw-dropping heights without getting too tired, take the Rofan or Karwendel lifts and enter a mystic world of peaks, huts, and alpine pastures.