Due to the sensational conditions of nature, the Ötztal offers the ultimate thrill as a real outdoor paradise! Experience adrenaline-rich adventure highlights: Countless climbing opportunities, unique mountain bike routes, breathtaking paragliding, mighty waterfalls and the most popular white water river in Central Europe, the Ötztaler Ache!
With adventurous challenges and absolute adrenaline rushes, the fun factor increases proportionally to the adrenalin level! The longest side valley of Tyrol, covering an area of more than 900 km², offers the adventure playground of superlatives and therefore the best conditions for real adventures. Here is the right kick from beginners to professional athletes!
The tour on the Imst-Canyon, the most traveled canyon in Europe, is one of the absolute top offers in the Ötztal. Ready for whitewater fun and action on a length of about 14 km from Imst to Haiming. After a short safety conversation with state-certified boaters, the approx. 2.5-hour adventure & fun tour begins.
Canyoning offers a mix of climbing, hiking and rappel in the middle of a ravine where a mountain stream paves its way. Divided into different levels of difficulty, the Auer Klamm is one of Europe's most beautiful canyoning tours and an absolute highlight.
With extreme water slides, high rappel into waterfalls and jumps up to 16 meters high, the Auer Klamm adrenaline kick and experience in a class of its own. In the midst of untouched nature, you can let off steam and feel the thrill.
The unique thermals allow the paraglider to have a wide view from the Zugspitze to the Wildspitze. In good flying weather conditions, paragliders float up to a height of 3,800 meters. The official starting places are in Hochoetz.
Information at www.oetz.air.at
The summit for mountain lovers! From the circular hike to the glacier tour for high-end mountain climbers, the Ötztal offers everything you need. Huts and alpine tours, themed trails, lake walks, mountain trails and alpine tours - individually or with mountain guides. In total, there are about 1,600 kilometers of hiking and mountain trails, routes and treks.
Enjoy the nature in Tyrol!
The Ötztal is the fine mix of nature experiences and sporting highlights for mountain bikers and road cyclists. Every year we work on new opportunities for cyclists. The Ötztal is known for cycling events with cult status. Enjoy the new trend: E-Mountain-Bike & Hiking - the combination of e-bike tour and hiking.
Book one of our e-bikes for a stress-free nature experience before your vacation.
The Ötztal is THE granite climbing area in Tyrol. Everyone will find their own personal favorite route in the 19 climbing gardens with around 750 routes.
On the total of 8 via ferratas and the numerous multi-pitches, every climbing enthusiast can let off steam at will in the "vertical pleasure".
Between Haiming, Sautens and Roppen, nature and high-tech were combined on an area of 6.5 hectares to create an extraordinary leisure experience for young and old. Whether outdoor adventure, event arena or water fun - the location on the 47th latitude leaves nothing to be desired.
The Area47 is just a 5-minute drive from the Ritzlerhof - we also arrange a shuttle service