Located in the Tirolean Alps, Ellmau offers great outdoor activities in summer and winter. The natural beauty of the gently rolling hills around the Wilder Kaiser Mountains is also conducive to peaceful relaxation.
Thanks to its location at Austria’s largest lift-linked ski area, the SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser – Brixental, Ellmau is a top destination for Alpine skiers. The family-friendly ski area boasts 279 kilometers of varied terrain for skiers of all levels, and 84 on-mountain restaurants and ski huts that offer good food and warm hospitality.
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The natural beauty of the Wilder Kaiser Nature Reserve and the greater Ellmau region makes for excellent hiking.
The region boasts 700 kilometers of hiking trails for any skill level, ranging from easy pastureland walks to challenging peak climbs with stunning views of seventy 3,000-meter high mountains. Ellmau’s year-round ski lifts give quick access to the region’s higher hiking areas.
With over 400 kilometers of mountain biking routes, cyclists are truly spoilt for choice here. The ski lifts also transport mountain bikes for easy access to higher regions.
For golfers there are two superb golf courses within easy reach: the Wilder Kaiser 27-hole course and the Mühlberghof 9-hole course. Both golf courses are set against a stunning mountain panorama and offer magnificent views.