Hiking routes in Pitztal, Tyrol

Discover our hiking paths, mountain lakes, peaks and nature trails

Pitztal offers top hiking experiences – relaxation and enjoyment of nature are limitless! There are over 380 km of hiking trails to choose from. And what’s more the mountain railways and gondolas of Hochzeiger, Rifflsee and Pitztal Glacier are a convenient and “knee-sparing” alternative means of getting up or down the mountains. On your hikes, the landscape and mountains of Pitztal in Tyrol offer unequalled and unforgettable vistas and memorable times. We look forward to your visit!

The summits of Pitztal are truly powerful places. Experience the sensation of being at the top of the world and enjoy panoramic views of the breath-taking mountain scenery with its deep valleys and steep rock faces. This unique experience will leave you with memories of a lifetime. Apart from difficult and demanding tours such as the highest mountain of North Tyrol, the Wildspitze at 3,774 metres, Pitztal also offers easier and more achievable summit tours. 

Interactive hiking map

In the hiking areas on the Hochzeiger, Rifflsee and Pitztal Glacier, comfortable lift facilities are available for you to ascend and descend. If you would like to explore the Tyrolean Pitztal without a lift, you will find more varied opportunities for hiking and mountaineering.

Hiking trails & routes

Discover our hiking trails, mountain lakes, summit destinations and theme trails. The Pitztal offers hiking at the highest level - recreation and enjoyment of nature without borders! In total there are over 380 km of hiking trails.

Summer holidays with kids

Family-friendly offers, discounts for children at the mountain railways, Pitzi’s Kinderclub and Kinderhotels – Pitztal has your summer holiday with the kids covered! There are numerous activities in the valley and the mountain railways also offer a child-friendly infrastructure for your family summer holiday.

Guided hiking tours
Explore the Pitztal with its wild-romantic beauty

The Pitztaler Tourist office offers from Monday to Friday guided hiking tours and as guest of our house you can participate on these tours with the "Pitztaler Freizeitpass".

Kaunergrat Nature Park

Pristine and diverse flora & fauna in a tiny area of Tyrol

Kaunergrat nature park is a must for guests visiting Pitztal.

In the summertime, Kaunergrat Nature Park Pitztal offers a microscopic world of originality and diversity. Experience the high alpine landscape, the dry grassland of Fließ, the glacier at the end of the valley and the diverse protected areas of the nature park. Round off your nature park experience in summer by making full use of the free guided walks with a nature park guide. Tyrol’s first nature park centre has a lot to offer! Kaunergrat Nature Park Centre has become established as a popular tourist attraction over a short period.