Hechtsee & Stimmersee
The tree-fringed lakes around Kufstein are best explored on foot or by bike; the closest are in the wooded area west of the Inn River,...
For an insight into Kufstein’s turbulent past, head up to cliff-top Festung Kufstein. The castle dates from 1205 (when Kufstein was part...
A real blast from the past, the 1970s chairlift to Wilder Kaiser has become a cult attraction. A sign says ‘bouncing not permitted’ and...
This is a perennially popular choice with a stylish vaulted interior and a big chestnut tree–shaded terrace. The globetrotting menu...
Lonely Planet review
A classic saunter leads along gingerbready Römerhofgasse, a reconstructed medieval lane that looks fresh-minted for a Disney film set with its overhanging arches, lanterns and frescoed facades. Even the crowds and souvenir kitsch – marmot ointment, Dirndls, strapping Lederhosen, you name it – detract little from its appeal.