The fortress town
The town of Kufstein is fast and conveniently accessible from the towns in the Kitzbühel Alps. Kufstein is surrounded by pastures, forests and lakes in the Tirol Lowlands and is very close to the German border. The Kaiser mountains and the Tirol mountains are conveniently accessible via the Kaiserlift. The charm and attraction of this town lies in its many invigorating contrasts. Centuries-old culture competes with impressive natural surroundings. The focal point and landmark of the town is Kufstein fortress, which sits enthroned above the town on a hill. It is not just the fortress but the many other historic buildings and monuments that shape the townscape of Kufstein.
checkKufstein fortress & museum of local history - the town's landmark
checkRömerhofgasse - Kufstein old town area and its traditional houses
checkTirol glassworks, Riedel Glass - An adventure in perception
checkMadersperger sewing machine museum - dedicated to the inventor of the sewing machine