Activities galore

Active summer holidays in Galtür

Summertime in Galtür is full of variety, pleasure, relaxation, adventures and sporty challenges. Conquer the surrounding mountain peaks, climb to new heights or whizz down the mountains with your bike. Whatever tickles your fancy – Galtür offers holiday fun without limits! See for yourself and experience active holidays in the Paznaun region …

Hike, explore & enjoy

Galtür is a paradise for hikers. The region surrounding the Silvretta and Verwall mountain ranges boasts numerous hiking trails and natural highlights. Whether you’re a nature lover or alpinist, young or young at heart, 250 kilometres of well-groomed hiking trails will make every passionate hiker’s heart beat faster. Take a look at our interactive panoramic map to find your favourite trail and the most inviting mountain huts …

You can’t wait to explore the region’s hiking trails? Come to Galtür and enjoy the breathtakingly beautiful nature far away from the hustle and bustle. Find out more about hiking in Galtür. 

Event tip: As a special gourmet highlight, the “kulinarische Jakobsweg” (culinary hike) combines mouth-watering delicacies with splendid mountain views!

Climbing and bouldering in Galtür

on top of the world

You’re a mountain-loving outdoor enthusiast looking for a new adventure? Galtür is a paradise for climbers and the perfect place to experience the impressive peaks of the Tyrolean mountains from up close.

Whether you’re a fan of vie ferrate, boulders or high-rope courses  – the mountains of Galtür offer the perfect adventure for every boulderer or climber. If you prefer indoor climbing, we recommend dropping by at the boulder hall of the Alpinarium museum. 

Our tip: As part of the summer outdoor programme, there is a weekly climbing and bouldering course with experienced mountain guides. The course is suitable for adults as well as children!

Exploring the Silvretta mountain world with your bike

Welcome to Galtür, welcome to bikers’ paradise! Countless mountain bike trails of all difficulty levels wind up to the most picturesque mountain huts and pastures of the Tyrolean Alps. The region is dotted with challenging ascents, thrilling descents and varied trails for all tastes. What’s more, there are plenty of maps, GPS data and other services to make your cycling adventure in Galtür even better! Find out more!

Lakes and swimming pools in Galtür

Wild or serene, warm or cold – the lakes and pools of Galtür offer refreshing experiences for all water lovers! There’s no better way to cool down on a hot summer day than taking a quick dip in one of the region’s picturesque mountain lakes. Or how about a fun visit to Galtür’s indoor experience pool to whizz down thrilling water slides or play with your little ones in the children’s pool? No matter the weather – there’s always the perfect spot for water lovers in Galtür.

Run through the mountains

Put on your running shoes and conquer the varied terrain and challenging mountain trails of Galtür! Whether you’re young or young at heart, a hobby runner or marathon expert – get your extra dose of fresh Tyrolean mountain air and discover the most beautiful running trails of Galtür!

Don’t miss this running event! The Silvretta Run 3000 takes place every year during summer, attracting marathon experts and hobby runners to the beautiful Paznaun region. Push your limits and fight for a prize money of 12,000 Euro!

Plenty of action in Galtür

You’re looking for a bit of action? You would like to try something new, like horseback riding or fishing? In Galtür, you’re spoilt for choice!

  • Fishing and angling: What could be more beautiful than fishing in crystal-clear water, surrounded by high-alpine mountains? Cast your hook at the Kops or Silvretta reservoir or Lake Zeinissee and soak up the unique atmosphere!
  • Horseback riding and carriage rides: Discover the beauty of horseback riding! The equestrian farms of Galtür offer a wide range of courses, ranging from children’s riding lessons to vaulting for beginners and private or group lessons. If you don’t feel like jumping into the saddle yourself, why not take a relaxed ride in a horse-drawn carriage and explore the region?
  • Paragliding: You always wanted to soar high above the Alps and see the Paznaun region from above? Paragliding in Tyrol is a fun and thrilling experience!
  • Tennis and squash: Galtür offers great opportunities for your holiday workout, ranging from exciting tennis matches to fun squash sessions at the local Sports and Culture Centre.
  • Canyoning and rafting: Whitewater adventures, breathtaking views and plenty of action: Experience the mountain landscapes of Tyrol from a different perspective during a canyoning or rafting trip! The trained and qualified guides of Sportcamp Tirol will take you on an unforgettable ride on Galtür’s wildest streams …

Holiday fun without limits with the Silvretta Card all inclusive

The perfect companion for active holidays! Benefit from great discounts and offers with the Silvretta Card all inclusive and enjoy your holiday in the Paznaun region even more! For instance, hop on the local summer buses or cable cars and lifts for free and explore the region your way. What’s more, admission to the indoor and outdoor swimming pools of Ischgl and Galtür is free with the card as well! Find out more!