Perfect cooling

Holidays in Austria amidst lakes and mountains

The Alpbachtal valley offers plenty of opportunities to cool off in summer. Discover the varied alpine waters and experience a paddling and swimming holiday that will delight adrenaline junkies and nature lovers alike. Picturesque mountain lakes, outdoor swimming pools and a variety of water sports activities await you in this unique region to make your holiday unforgettable. A paddling and swimming holiday in Tyrol promises a perfect combination of action and relaxation that will delight everyone.

Highlights of your paddling and swimming holiday in Tyrol

  • Picturesque mountain lakes
  • Outdoor swimming pool

  • Shallow, family-friendly shore areas
  • Calm waters
  • Action-packed sports opportunities
  • Discounts on water sports & more with the Alpbachtal Card
  • Wellness and relaxation facilities in the hotel

Picturesque mountain lakes in the heart of Tyrol

The beauty of the Alpbach Valley is surrounded by a breathtaking alpine backdrop characterised by a multitude of clear mountain lakes. Each of these lakes has its own special features that attract visitors from all over the world:

  • Reither See: The Reither See lake is located right in the centre of the village and boasts crystal-clear water and shoreline areas that are perfect for swimming and sunbathing. With amenities such as sunbathing lawns, a children’s play area, diving board and a buffet, the place is a true paradise for water sports enthusiasts and relaxation seekers alike.
  • Lake Berglstein: In the middle of the forest, Lake Berglstein enchants with its emerald-green water and breathtaking mountain backdrop. As a popular destination for hikers and nature lovers, it invites you to enjoy peaceful moments away from the hustle and bustle and savour the tranquillity and beauty of the surroundings.
  • Reintalersee: The Reintalersee, the largest and warmest lake in the region, impresses with its wide range of leisure activities, from swimming and sailing to fishing and boating. Two campsites with direct access to the lake and a barrier-free hiking trail around the lake complete the offer of this versatile body of water, which promises unforgettable experiences for everyone.
  • Other lakes: There are other lakes in the Alpbachtal that are just waiting to be explored. The Krummsee lake is an idyllic location surrounded by dense forests and offers a peaceful atmosphere in which to relax in the magical natural surroundings. The Buchensee lake is also a clear lake with unspoilt nature and is perfect for paddling and exploring. The Frauensee lake also surprises with its deep blue water and romantic atmosphere, perfect for a relaxing day on the shore.

Varied water experiences in the Alpbachtal

From relaxed paddling tours on quiet lakes to exciting white water adventures, the Alpbachtal offers the right water sports experience for every taste in summer. Those who want to enjoy a quiet time can go on leisurely paddle tours on the clear mountain lakes. Stand-up paddle boarding is another popular activity that allows you to explore the waters of the Alpbachtal in a whole new way. Stand upright on your board and paddle through the tranquil bays of the lakes while enjoying the idyllic natural surroundings.

For all those in search of action and thrills, there are numerous offers in the Alpbachtal: Kayaking and canoeing, tube riding and rafting. Brave water sports enthusiasts can even take on white water swimming and fight their way through lively rapids and high waves.

Outdoor swimming pools – cool off in summer in Tyrol

In addition to the natural bodies of water, the Tyrolean outdoor swimming pools in the towns of Brixlegg, Münster and Kundl also offer a welcome way to cool off and an excellent alternative for anyone who prefers swimming in a pool. These outdoor pools are not only ideal for families, but also for individual travellers and groups longing for a refreshing break. With modern facilities, spacious pools and a wide range of leisure activities, the outdoor swimming pools offer a pleasant atmosphere for a relaxing day in the sun.

Benefit on holiday with the Alpbachtal Card

The Alpbachtal Card is the ideal companion for your swimming holiday in Tyrol and allows you to make the most of your time in and around the water. It offers numerous offers for an unforgettable holiday in the region:

  • Discounts on water sports activities: With the Alpbachtal Card, you receive attractive discounts on tube riding and family rafting to experience exciting adventures on the wild waters of the region. You can also use the smart card to save on boat hire at Lake Reintal.
  • Free entry to the outdoor swimming pools: Relax in the outdoor swimming pools in Münster, Brixlegg and Kundl without spending anything. With your Alpbachtal Card you have free entry and can fully enjoy the amenities of these facilities.
  • Free use of the lakes: The advantage card gives you free access to the refreshing waters of Lake Reintal and Lake Reither Badesee. Spend a carefree day at the lake and enjoy the beauty of nature.
  • Free travel on regional transport: Thanks to the Alpbachtal Card, you can travel comfortably and free of charge on regional transport. Discover the surrounding region at your leisure and take advantage of the flexibility this freedom offers you.

Pure relaxation at the Hotel Pirchnerhof

After an eventful day full of water fun and exploration, the evening at the Hotel Pirchnerhof offers the perfect opportunity to relax and end the day in our cosy accommodation. Visit our spacious wellness area and relax in our saunas, steam bath or infrared cabin. The gentle warmth ensures absolute deep relaxation!

And if you just can’t get enough of the wet element, you can continue the water fun in our heated pools and swim laps in comfort. Or how about a professional massage? Let our massage team pamper you and feel your muscles relax. Afterwards, enjoy the comfort and tranquillity of your room, which offers you a fantastic view of the surrounding mountains of the Zillertal Alps. Look forward to an unforgettable holiday with us in Tyrol!