Innsbruck, Tirol, and Vorarlberg Travel Guide
Plan Your Innsbruck, Tirol, and Vorarlberg Vacation
The Western Alps are a haven for those who love the great outdoors. It's also a region that provides getaway space and privacy—Ernest Hemingway came to Schruns to write The Sun Also Rises. In spring, summer, and fall, travelers delight in riding, tennis, swimming, and hiking the Montafon Valley, which is dominated by the "Matterhorn of Austria," the Zimba peak (8,671 feet), and is probably the most attractive of Vorarlberg's many tourist-frequented valleys. When the first snowflakes begin to fall, skiers head to the hills to take advantage of the Arlberg mountain range, the highest in the Lechtal Alps.
In Innsbruck travelers do not seem to stay long, so there is a fast turnover and, almost always, a room to be had. Travelers... read more
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