Top 10 things to do in Innsbruck

Innsbruck

Innsbruck, the Capital of the Alps offers the perfect blend of city life and Alpine adventure

Innsbruck is a city in Tyrol.

Past and future meet in the heart of the Alps, where Innsbruck’s world-famous sights, which testify to the Tirol province’s great past, stand alongside post-modern international architecture to create ...

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Typical length of visit: 2 days

Top 10 things to do in Innsbruck

Hofburg Innsbruck

Hofburg Innsbruck
Feel the lifestyle of prominent Austrians of the past in one of the three most important historical buildings in Austria

Ambras Castle

Ambras Castle
One of the most important sights in the city houses

Bergisel

Bergisel
The Bergisel is a hill that lies to the south of Innsbruck, Austria, in the area of Wilten, where the Sill river meets the Inn Valley.The word's first syllable Berg- ...

Goldenes Dachl

Goldenes Dachl
The Goldenes Dachl is a landmark structure located in the Old Town section of Innsbruck, Austria. It is considered the city's most famous symbol. Completed in 1500, the roof was ...

Hofgarten, Innsbruck

Hofgarten, Innsbruck
The Hofgarten is a protected park located on the edge of the Altstadt section of Innsbruck, Austria. The park covers an area of 10 hectares , and borders on the ...

Patscherkofel

Patscherkofel
Patscherkofel is a mountain and ski area in the Alps, in Tyrol in western Austria, 7 km south of Innsbruck. The peak rises to a summit elevation of 2,246 m above sea ...

Innsbruck's Old Town

Innsbruck's Old Town
Travel back in time strolling through the 800 year old city center, a classic Austrian hybrid of Gothic and Baroque

Hofkirche, Innsbruck

Hofkirche, Innsbruck
The Hofkirche is a Gothic church located in the Altstadt section of Innsbruck, Austria. The church was built in 1553 by Emperor Ferdinand I as a memorial to his grandfather ...

Tyrolean Folk Art Museum

Tyrolean Folk Art Museum
The Tyrolean Folk Art Museum is considered one of the finest regional heritage museums in Europe. Located next to the Hofkirche and across from the Hofburg in the Altstadt section ...

Tyrolean State Museum

Tyrolean State Museum
The Tyrolean State Museum , also known as the Ferdinandeum after Archduke Ferdinand, is located in Innsbruck, Austria. It was founded in 1823 by the Tyrolean State Museum Ferdinandeum Society ...

Tiroler Landestheater Innsbruck

Tiroler Landestheater Innsbruck
Tiroler Landestheater Innsbruck is the state theatre in Innsbruck, Austria, located near the historic Altstadt section of the city. The theatre is surrounded by Imperial Hofburg, the Hofgarten, and SOWI ...

Tivoli-Neu

Tivoli-Neu
 Tivoli-Neu  is a multi-purpose stadium in Innsbruck, Austria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of FC Wacker Innsbruck and Swarco Raiders Tirol. The ...

Glungezer

Glungezer
The Glungezer is a mountain in the Tux Alps in Tyrol southeast of Innsbruck in Austria. ...

Armoury, Innsbruck

Armoury, Innsbruck
The Armoury in Innsbruck, Austria, is a former military arsenal that is now a museum. It lies in the Innsbruck quarter of Dreiheiligen.HistoryMaximilian I had the Armoury ...

Birkkarspitze

Birkkarspitze
The Birkkarspitze is the highest mountain in the Karwendel range, Austria. It is located within the Innsbruck-Land District of Tyrol, Austria. ...

Botanical Garden of the University of Innsbruck

Botanical Garden of the University of Innsbruck
The Botanical Garden of the University of Innsbruck is a 2-hectare botanical garden operated by the University of Innsbruck. It is located in Hötting at Sternwartestraße 15, Innsbruck, Austria. The ...

Baggersee Innsbruck

Baggersee Innsbruck
Baggersee Innsbruck is located in the south-eastern part of Innsbruck at the Inn River and belongs to the city district Amras. With an area size of 2.8 ha it is ...

Arnspitze Group

Arnspitze Group
The Arnspitze Group is a free-standing mountain chain in Austrian and Germany, in the states of Tyrol and Bavaria, between Seefeld in Tirol and Mittenwald, and between the Leutasch valley ...

Herzsee

Herzsee
The Herzsee is a lake near the village center of Aldrans in the Tyrol region of Austria, and serves mainly for fish breeding. Formerly the Lake was opened to the ...

Gleirschbach

Gleirschbach
The Gleirschbach originates north of the "Pfeishütte" in the "Samer Valley" on 1.200m sea-level. The creek has a length of app. 12 km; 7.40 km are on the city area of Innsbruck. ...

Viggarbach

Viggarbach
The Viggarbach –also: Mühltaler Bach – originates out of the Blue Lake and flows through the valley with the same name in western direction and merges near Schönberg with the ...

Grand Pond

Grand Pond
The Grand Pond, also called Castle Park Pond, is located in the park east of the main entrance of Castle Ambras in the city area of Innsbruck. The lake was ...

Zell am Ziller

Zell am Ziller
Zell am Ziller is a municipality in the Schwaz district in the Austrian state of Tyrol. The name derives from the river Ziller.FacilitiesThe Zillertal Arena was formed ...

Bergisel Ski Jump

Bergisel Ski Jump
Bergisel Ski Jump - venue for the international Vierschanzentournee ski jump competition.

Exhibition „Mountains, a mysterious passion“

Exhibition „Mountains, a mysterious passion“
A special show in a modern exhibition space

Gourmet Restaurant Europa Stüberl

Gourmet Restaurant Europa Stüberl
Combines gourmet excellence and a strong wine list with a classic Tyrolean layout

Hungerburg Funicular

Hungerburg Funicular
The hybrid funicular railway whose striking appearance sprung from the imagination of star architect Zaha Hadid

Innsbruck Festival of Early Music

Innsbruck Festival of Early Music
The oldest existing festival for early music

Innsbruck's Imperial Church

Innsbruck's Imperial Church
Served as a staggeringly ambitious memorial to the Holy Roman Emperor who shared his blood

Innsbruck’s Shining Imperial Palace

Innsbruck’s Shining Imperial Palace
Discover how the Habsburgs made Innsbruck their home with examples of a fascinating stretches of time

Kaufhaus Tyrol

Kaufhaus Tyrol
A shopper’s paradise on six levels rises in sharp contrast with Innsbruck’s historic old town

Modern Architecture in Tirol

Modern Architecture in Tirol
Discover modern Tirol influenced by the work of Zaha Hadid

Nordkettenbahn

Nordkettenbahn
Climb Innsbruck’s majestic Nordkette mountain range through the cable car designed by star-architect Zaha Hadid

The Tirol Panorama

The Tirol Panorama
The gigantic panoramic painting known as the “Riesenrundgemälde” is the centrepiece of the museum

Traverse Innsbruck in Style

Traverse Innsbruck in Style
The hybrid funicular railway whose striking appearance sprung from the imagination of star architect Zaha Hadid

Zeughaus

Zeughaus
The Zeughaus in Berlin, Germany is the oldest structure at Unter den Linden. It was built by the Brandenburg Elector Frederick III between 1695 and 1730 in the baroque style, ...

Alpenzoo

Alpenzoo
Alpenzoo Innsbruck is a zoo located in the town Insbruck, in the Austrian state of Tyrol. It's one of the highest located zoos in Europe.Founded 22 September 1962 by the ...