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Sightseeing in Tirol - what to see. Complete travel guide

Tirol is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. There is literally everything that you may want, including beautiful parks and nature reserves, historical and architectural attractions, modern entertainment centers and museums. Tirol is interesting at any time of year. In winter, there are always lots of tourists at ski resorts; in summer, scenic places attract fans of hiking and relaxing stay.
1. You can comfortably travel through the region not only by rail, but also by bus. Tram running along very scenic places is available to visitors of Innsbruck. 2. Given that the local … Open
The capital of the region is the city of Innsbruck; the Alpine Zoo, Ambras palace and Hofburg fortress are its main attractions. Each year, Ambras palace hosts the festival of early music; this festival always attracts a lot of travelers. Those wishing to explore natural attractions of these places are sure to take part in a tour around lakes of Tirol. Lakes of Achen, Pillersee, Valheze and Schwarzsee are true miracles of nature. The largest lake in these places is Tristacher See located in the eastern part of the province.
Several medieval fortresses and castles have survived in small towns. The old fortress and the chapel built in the late 15th century are situated in Landeck. The chapel houses a large collection of ancient frescos and a historical museum. Hal is interesting because of Gazegg Castle and Mint; they were completed in the second half of the 15th century. Tratzberg Castle housing the armory in one of its rooms is situated in Stans. The building also has a great value and is a fine example of Renaissance style. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Interesting culinary traditions represent a vast part of the local culture; Tirol never ceases to attract fans of gastronomic tourism. For many centuries, is has been producing a magnificent … Open
Those who want to know more about the history of the Middle Ages are sure to enjoy exploring Kramsach region. This is the true open-air museum; every building and every street here reminds about significant historical events. Vacationers with children are advised to spend at least one day in Thal-Assling, where there is a large amusement park. A tour to Schwartz allows seeing deep mines and places where silver was mined. Despite the fact that all the towns and districts of the Tirol are close, each of them is unique.
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Map of all castles
Survived castles around Tirol
♥   Castle 'Ambras Palace' , 12.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Burg Freundsberg' , 13.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Tratzberg Castle' , 18 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Burg Kropfsberg' , 25.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Burg Lichtenwerth' , 26.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Tirol
♥   Nature Park 'Karwendel' , 21.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Nature Park 'Hochgebirgsnaturpark Zillertaler Alpen' , 34.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Nature Park 'Ötztal' , 57.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Hohe Tauern' , 68.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Nature Park 'Kaunergrat-Pitztal-Kaunertal' , 75.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sights around Tirol from our guide 'Extreme places on Earth'

Harakiri Ski Slope

From the series “Top 13 furious ski resorts and pistes”
The professionals think that literally every person with a proper level of preparation can overcome this piste. You just have to consider the right skiing technique. Today the special warning signs in different languages ​​are placed on one of the most dangerous slopes in the world. In addition to the ski slopes, the trainers and the doctors are always on duty. It is recommended to ski on the other 'black' ski slopes of the Mayrhoven in front of the 'Harakiri' slope. … Read further
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