Holidays Axams

Hiking paradise and skiing pleasures in Axams

The idyllic village of Axams is located at 878 meters above sea level on a beautiful sun terrace and offers breath-taking views of the surrounding mountains. Due to the perfect location Axams is the perfect starting point for hiking, cycling and skiing – all year round. The nearby Axamer Lizum ski resort holds something for everyone – it is the perfect place to forget about the hustle and bustle of everyday life and enjoy your holidays to the full. There are approx. 60km of sign-posted paths for hiking tours, Nordic Walking and leisurely walks amid the stunning Kalkkögel mountain massif. Snow pleasures will also not be missed at Axamer Lizum as it is considered a skiing resort with great snow guarantee and perfectly groomed slopes at the heart of Tirol.

Alpine hiking pleasures above Innsbruck

Enjoy hiking tours to the most beautiful peaks, idyllic walks across freshly cut meadows and through the woods or some refreshment at the Kneipp facilities. If you are looking for such a diverse and relaxing summer holiday, then Axams is definitely the right place to go to as hiking pleasures are guaranteed for the entire family. The hiking area at Axamer Lizum offers plenty of paths for various ability levels ranging from easy and leisurely walks to rather demanding climbing tours for advanced hikers. A true highlight is also the hiking tour at sunrise where you can enjoy a very special atmosphere and the breath-taking nature from a different perspective. Also visit the Leisure Center in Axams for a change and have fun in the swimming pools, the sauna area or on the beach volleyball courts. The nicely set lawns provide enough space to relax and enjoy your holidays in Axams to the full.
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Winter sports and recreation in Axams

Winter holidays in Axams offer unlimited peace and relaxation as well as active days amid a beautiful winter landscape. The idyllic village is located on a sunny plateau above Innsbruck, just like its two neighbouring villages of Birgitz and Grinzens. Therefore, great views as well as a wonderful winter panorama and numerous winter sports facilities await you. The Axamer Lizum ski resort was the venue of the Alpine competitions at the Winter Olympic Games in 1964 and 1976, and the skiing area still offers pleasures on perfectly wide and sunny slopes as well as modern lifts. Skiers and snowboarders will fully enjoy themselves. After an active day out on perfectly groomed slopes or in the popular snow and fun park, enjoy a rest in one of the cozy huts and on the sunny terraces. Tobogganing fun, cross-country skiing tracks and hiking paths guarantee memorable moments also off the slopes.

More detailed information provided by the Tourist Board

AXAMS - we make your holiday dreams come true! The picturesque village of AXAMS nestles on a sunny plateau near Innsbruck, the heart of Tirol.

Located at 878m above sea level, Axams boasts plenty of luxuriant forests and lush meadows ideal for leisurely walks with the whole family. AXAMER LIZUM is paradise for hikers, mountaineers and climbers.

The village offers indoor/outdoor swimming baths, a daily walking & hiking program for the whole family, pony riding for kids, theme walks, a colorful kids´ program at Lake Natterer, shopping + culture in nearby Innsbruck,... all this plus a lot more awaits you in AXAMS.

This year the popular Olympiabahn funicular will also operate in summer and whisk you up to the top of the Hoadl mountain on Saturdays and Sundays between July 3 and Sept 5, 2010. Whereas the Birgitzköpfllift brings you up the mountains every day between June 19 and Sept 19, 2010.

We are looking forward to welcoming YOU, your FAMILY and your FRIENDS!

Discover the magic beauty of our surroundings in the 2010 fall hiking season. A wide range of events, guided hikes, good food, and beautiful nature will keep those fall blues at bay!

A great hiking area for the whole family!

free guided walking and climbing tours, romantic lantern and sunrise hikes and a lot more...
AXAMS-AXAMER LIZUM SKI AREA - The Olympic Winter Sports Resort in Tirol´s Mountains AXAMS, the romantic Olympic village, is located at an altitude of 878m on a wide and sunny terrace above Innsbruck. It is surrounded by the breath-taking Tirolean mountains.

The AXAMER LIZUM ski area is a unique Olympic ski area for lovers of winter sports.
The snow-sure area offers a variety of slopes, perfect lifts and a varied infrastructure.

Holidays in AXAMS - AXAMER LIZUM, mean holidays in a winter wonderland.

Take an exhilarating toboggan downhill ride. Go for a spin on the ice skating rink. Cross-country glide on forest trails. Embark on a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride. Ski and snowboard all day - every day. Step into a world of pure indulgence...and forget the hustle and bustle of daily life. Winter holidays at their best ...

We are looking forward to welcoming you, your family and your friends!


Unlimited skiing and snowboarding!
Great fun amid snow and perfectly groomed slopes await you in the Axamer Lizum Olympia Ski Area!

Every MONDAY - Regular's evening for Alpine ski tourers from 6 - 10pm - Axamer Lizum
Hoadlhaus and Sunnalm pasture hut are open

Every WEDNESDAY - LADY DAY - Axamer Lizum:
All ladies ski at reduced prices.

Every THURSDAY - GUEST SKI RACE at Axamer Lizum incl. certificate and badge - organsiation and registration: Olympic Ski School at 0043 5234 65400.

Friday, 18 and Saturday, 19 March 2011 - Festive area at Sportcafe in Grinzens
Fire & Ice
The ultimative winter festival 2011 with great attractions!
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Climate & Weather

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Travel Route & Address

Axams is readily accessible by the A12 Inntal Autobahn.
Coming from Kufstein, take the Zirl Ost Exit - Kematen - Axams.

Coming from the North, drive via Garmisch (toll-free route) - Seefeld - Zirler Berg, Zirl - Kematen - Axams.

Coming from the South - A13 Brenner Autobahn - Innsbruck-Süd Exit - Mutters-Götzens-Birgitz-Axams
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Take a train to Innsbruck Main Station
Buses to Axams leave in regular intervals, travel time is 25 minutes.
Ticket EUR 2.80 (ski shuttle is free of charge).
Innsbruck airport, taxi to Axams or Axamer Lizum, e.g. TOM'S TAXI
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Tourismusbüro Axams
Sylvester-Jordan-Str. 12
6094 Axams - Axamer Lizum, Austria
Axams Tirol