Hiking in Gallzein, Zillertal and Karwendel from Chalet Rasten
Austria is a hiking paradise. But almost nowhere you can find such a varied hiking area around your holiday home as in the Rastenhof in Gallzein. To the south, you can start directly into the foothills of the Tuxer Alps. In the Inn valley you can hike, explore theme trails and hike with your family from almost anywhere. But you can also explore the mountain world wonderfully by bike, during Nordic Walking or simply with the mountain railway.
Hiking for every taste from Karwendel to Zillertal
Whether you are a pleasure hiker, travelling with your family or looking for an alpine experience, here in the Inn Valley you are in the right place in every respect. If you cross the Inn valley, you are in the middle of the Karwendel with its mountain huts, climbing routes and long-distance hiking trails. And around the next corner, to the east, you reach the Zillertal with hiking trails from easy rated to challenging high alpine.
Cycling, cycling tours, pleasure biking, mountain biking, e-biking in Gallzein
Gallzein is situated in the foothills of the Tuxer mountains, you can spend a wonderful cycling holiday with us at the Rastenhof. To the south, there are enough tours for mountain biking and electric mountain biking. To the north, you can let it roll down to the Inn and then cycle for miles along the river without any special gradients.
Theme and nature trails in the Karwendel and the silver region Gallzein
If you are looking for interesting information about the surroundings or attractive hiking trails for children, you can hike along one of the many theme trails near Gallzein. The Planet Trail in Terfens, 15 kilometres away, is particularly interesting, with its scale reproductions of planets. In nearby Schwaz you can learn interesting things about 10 chapels in the village on the Chapel Trail.
Nordic walking and jogging at the Rastenhof in Gallzein
Explore Gallzein and the surroundings with Nordic Walking sticks or jogging shoes. For many guests of the Chalet Rasten that means a healthy start to the day or a nice end to a quiet holiday in our beautiful garden.
The Koglmoosalm and other alpine pastures and huts around Gallzein
When it comes to alpine pastures and huts, the Koglmoosalm in Gallzein must be mentioned in any case, which can be hiked from the Chalet Rasten in summer and winter. The rustic wooden block alpine pasture offers Tyrolean specialities, “Törggelen" evenings and a terrace with a view of the Inn valley. However, the Koglmoosalm is only one example of the cosy Tyrolean alpine pastures and huts near Gallzein.
Mountain railways in the Inn Valley and in the Zillertal in summer
If you are not that good in walking, our mountain railways offer mountain experiences and also well signposted hiking and walking trails with views in all directions. We don't want to mention any names here, because nowhere else are so many beautiful, different, cosy or ultra-modern mountain railways as in Tyrol, in the Inn Valley, in the Zillertal, in other words around your holiday resort of Gallzein.
Close to nature in the Karwendel Nature Park
The Karwendel Nature Park stretches to the west of the Achensee, this is the largest nature park in Austria. With the museum in the nature park house Hinterriß, the theme trail with the cheese dairy Engalm and countless other offers, hiking and theme trails, it is an almost unlimited adventure space for adults and children. For us in Gallzein practically just around the corner.
Jewels and places of power in the vicinity of the Rastenhof in Gallzein
A scenic treasure like the Wolfsklamm near Schwaz or a place of power like the pilgrimage church of the holy Notburga in Eben am Achensee are just two examples of the many places with a special power and effect in the surroundings of Gallzein.