Activities in summer
The Pillerseetal offers unlimited possibilities in summer for your holiday, it is the perfect stage for real mountain adventures and experiences.
There are over 400km of marked trails in the Loferer and Leoganger Steinbergen and the the Wilder Kaiser ranges, varying from 700m to 2500m above sea level.These range from gentle walks along the shores of the Pillersee to high alpine tours and via-ferrata, all which can be foun in this area.
Not only is there the sheer quantity of marked walking trails in Fieberbrunn, Hochfilzen, St. Ulrich am Pillersee, St. Jakob in Haus and Waidring but also the beautiful views as well.
With the lifts in Fieberbrunn and Waidring and obviously the lift in St. Jakob you can quickly be up in the mountains enjoying the breathtaking views,experiencing life up high and tasting the many specialities from the numerous mountain farms in the area.
We will happily be able to advise you on the choice of walks and can give you tips on the nicest places to head to.There are also guided walks on offer where you can learn alot of interesting facts about the area, the flora and fauna and naturally something about the people and the history.
You can find an overview of the walking area on one of the interactive walking maps.
The Pillerseetal is a well kept secret amongst cyclists. There is much to offer from easy rides on shaded tracks, enjoyable tours around the Pillersee up to testing summit climbs such as the Buchsteinwand, from wher you can get unbelieveable panoramic views from the Jacobs' Cross.There are over 800km of cycle and mountain bike routes in the Pillerseetal and the surrounding area.
A great tip for cyclists who just want to take it easy: try one of the new e- bikes! With a little help from the electric motor you can ascend the inclines so easily and enjoy some of the most beautiful viewpoints in the Pillerseetal.
For mountainbikers there is an excellent network of tracks and the BikePark in Leogang is only a short distance away.
Maps and other information can be obtained from us or one of the many tourist offices.
An overview of the whole cycle network can be found on our interactive map.
In our spacious apartments families have the chance for the kids to charge around in the play areas whilst the parents can just relax in our sun bathing area with its own barbeque.
The Pillerseetal is a genuine family area with its many attractions like the Familienland, which is right by us or enjoy the relaxation of the mountains in Waidring or Fieberbrunn. Open air pools, indoor pools and ponds which you can swim in are great to cool off in on those hot days.The huge childrens animation programme in the "Tatzi-Club" offers just the right amount of fun and creativity.
our tip: With the PillerseeTal card enjoy these exciting attractions free:
- Familienland Pillersee
- Chairlift in Pillersee (St. Jakob)
- Gondola lift in Steinplatte Waidring
- Lifts in Fieberbrunn
- Swimming pool und Kristallsauna in St. Ulrich am Pillersee
- Swimming pool in Fieberbrunn
- Lauchsee in Fieberbrunn - open air lake where one can swim
- Minigolf and low ropes course by the Gasthof Großlehen
- Tatzi Club
The Pillersee with its five villages Fieberbrunn, Hochfilzen, St. Jakob in Haus, St. Ulrich am Pillersee and Waidring is the perfect starting point for various excursions in Tirol, regardless whether they are informative exhibitions, exciting underground mine-tours or the glistening world of Swarovski in Wattens.Worthwhile for families are the Wildlife Park in Aurach, the Krimml Waterfalls or the many mountain trips possible.
An overview of excursions you will find here: