Cities close to Brixen im Thale - Salzburg, Innsbruck and Kufstein
Brixen im Thale is set in an ideal location between Kufstein, Salzburg, Innsbruck and Munich. The cities are within convenient distance when travelling by car - in the 120km surrounding area. There are a variety of excursion destinations to suit every taste in every city. Zoos, museums, castles, adventure parks and much more await visitors. The tourist information office in Brixen im Thale is happy to provide you with information about excursion destinations and to help you when it comes to planning your holidays.
- Kufstein - 40km away
- Rattenberg - 50km away
- Salzburg - 80km away
- Innsbruck - 100km away
- Munich - 120km away
Kufstein - 40km away
The town of Kufstein is quick and easy to get to from the towns in the Kitzbüheler Alpen. Kufstein is surrounded by pastures, woodlands and lakes in the Tirol Lowlands, close to the border with Germany. The charm and appeal of this town lies in its many exhilarating contrasts. Centuries-old culture competes with the impressive natural surroundings. The focal point and landmark of the town is Kufstein fortress, which sits enthroned an elevation above the city. Indeed it is not only the fortress, there are many other historic buildings and memorials which make the cityscape stand out.
Kufstein - tips for excursions
|Kufstein fortress & Local Museum||The symbol of the town|
|Römerhof alley - old part of the town||The old part of Kufstein and its traditional houses|
|Glass-blowing works Riedel||An experience in perception|
|Madersperger Museum of Sewing Machines||Dedicated to the inventor of sewing machines|
|Lakes Hechtsee, Längsee, Pfrillsee||The idyllic natural lakes invite you to relax|
Salzburg - 80km away
Salzburg is a cosmopolitan city in small format and is situated close to the Kitzbüheler Alpen in Tirol. Mozart and "The Sound of Music" have made Salzburg world-famous. The silhouette of the fortress, cathedral and the steeples of this enchanting Baroque city on the northern edge of the Alps are what make the city unmistakeable. Salzburg is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and its sights are among the best known in the world!
Salzburg - excursion tips
|Hohensalzburg Fortress||The fortress lies majestically enthroned above the city|
|Mozart's birthplace||Everything revolves around Mozart in Salzburg|
|Zoo and Hellbrunn Palace||a great excursion for the whole family|
|Museum of Modern Arts||the museum on the Mönchsberg in Salzburg|
|Haus der Natur||an exciting museum - from animals to history and culture|
Innsbruck - 100km away
Innsbruck is the state capital of Tirol and is a city borne of history, which can be accessed speedily from the Kitzbüheler Alpen. Opulent monuments such as the "Goldene Dachl, Hofburg and Ambras Castle are from the era when there was a monarchy in Austria. The successful blend of monuments and modern architecture are what make Innsbruck. Innsbruck is also a significant sporting hub; the Winter Olympics have twice been held here.
Innsbruck - excursion tips
|Old Town and Goldenes Dachl||a stroll through the historic part of the town|
|Hofburg Palace and Ambras Castle||a journey back in time to the Habsburg dynasty|
|Bergisel Ski Jump Stadium||a 360° panoramic view|
|Alpine Zoo||Europe's highest situated zoo|
Munich - 120km away
Munich, the state capital of Bavaria, is just 120km from the Kitzbüheler Alpen. This modern metropolis provides its visitors with a variety of excursion destinations; for all the family too. Munich is well-known for being a friendly, cosmopolitan city - and for having a great deal of sense of joie de vivre. Lederhosen and fashion trends, beer gardens and shopping temples, the hustle and bustle of a major city and rural cosiness, along with unforgettable impressions and superb views. In addition to the many sights Munich is also home to the best known tavern in the world - Hofbräuhaus. Every year with the October Fest, the biggest beer festival in the world, takes place on Theresienwiesn.
Munich - excursion tips
|Hellabrunn Zoo||A trip around the world at the Munich zoo|
|Sea Life||The exciting underwater world|
|Bavaria Studios||Falkor from "The Endless Story" and others are expecting you|
|German Museum||The most visited museum|
|Hofbräuhaus||One of the most famous taverns in the world|
|Botanic Gardens||over 14.000 species of global flora|