Culture & Attractions

Cultural Highlights for your Holidays

The Achensee region is known for its many cultural monuments and traditional festivals.  Experience the traditional event when the cattle is brought down from the mountain pastures, take part in Carnival parades or Krampus runs and admire magnificent churches or the Achensee museum.

Experience culture

Capital City Innsbruck

Innsbruck is worth a trip: Experience culture in the countless museums and galleries, explore baroque churches and modern architecture. Make a shopping trip through the beautiful old town and visit the Golden Roof. Events & activities - whether cultural, sports or traditions - provide varied entertainment!

Experience underground

Silver Mine Schwaz

In the footsteps of miners in the largest silver mine of the Middle Ages. At a depth of 800m you will experience an exciting underground journey. Learn everything about the silver and copper mining from 500 years ago and the way of life at that time. The attached "Knappenkuchl" offers traditional and international delights, from the silver gift shop, you can buy little somethings to take home.

Tyrol's sparkling jewel

Swarovski Crystal Worlds

The Swarovski Crystal Worlds in Wattens with park, art museum and factory sale inspire millions of visitors. The impressive giant right at the entrance amazes the crowd, while inside crystalline chambers of wonder and a 800 m² gift shop wait for the visitors.