Holidays Umhausen - Niederthai

Holidays in the Oetztal Valley

You will not get bored when on holidays in Umhausen-Niederthai: The village at the heart of the Oetztal valley is more than “just” a hiking and skiing paradise. Interested guests learn what life was like in the Neolithic Age in the Oetzi village nearby. Action fans go to the climbing crags in the surroundings. And the winter season is also very exciting: The Niederthai skiing area is ideal for children and beginners who want to try skiing for the first time. Cross-country skiers can look forward to 50 km of tracks including snow guarantee as the Oetztal valley is known as the “Tirolean specialist for cross-country skiing”. Four toboggan runs take you through a glittering winter wonderland – great fun included. And if you would like to relax after a long day out in the snow, then finish off your day in the warm thermal water at the Therme Längenfeld Spa.

Plenty of Adventures: Summer in Niederthai

Niederthai is located on a sunny plateau at 1,500 meters above sea level in the Oetztal valley. Right next to it, there is the slightly bigger village of Umhausen – the main town of the municipality Umhausen. At first sight it is a rather quiet place, but holidays in Umhausen-Niederthai offer diverse experiences: The Oetzi village, which is located nearby, is a great excursion for the entire family. It invites people to go on a fascinating journey back in time to the Neolithic Age. Visitors can make fire, bake bread and produce tools – young and old learn what life was like at that time. More action is guaranteed at the climbing crags in the surroundings: The legendary Engelswand in Tumpen is a popular spot for beginners and children. The Stuibenfall via ferrata convinces with its view of the roaring waterfall. The water falls down 159 meters. Therefore, it is the highest waterfall in Tirol – a spectacular natural phenomenon, which can be discovered with all senses on the adventure trail. Great for day tours is the Stuibenfall round trail as well as a tour to the Schweinfurter Hut (2028m) – accessible on foot or by bike.
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Winter Magic in Oetztal: Skiing Holidays

Niederthai is particularly well-known among cross-country skiers – but skiers and snowboarders will also be fascinated by a winter holiday in the Oetztal valley: There are 250 mountains higher than 3,000 meters in the Oetztal Alps. Therefore, they offer plenty of possibilities for magic moments and skiing pleasures. The quiet Niederthai skiing area is located at 1,500 m above sea level and is particularly popular among families with children and beginners due to its exercise lift. There are four tobogganing runs with a total length of 11 km for unlimited fun. After a long day out in the snow, you will find a temple for relaxation only a 10-minutes drive from Umhausen-Niederthai: The Längenfeld Spa and the Aqua Dome Adventure Pools invite guests to take a plunge in the 36°C warm and sulfur-containing water. No chance for aching muscles after some time in the hay sauna, the herbal bath and the sole steam bath…
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Ötztal Tourismus Information Umhausen-Niederthai
Dorf 24
6441 Umhausen, Austria