Enjoy both summer and winter

Summer time in Kirchberg

In summer holiday makers can enjoy hiking and mountain biking through untouched nature on an extensive network of trails. Around Kirchberg there are excellently maintained golf courses in the middle of picturesque mountain and lake landscape. To cool down on hot days jump into the Kirchberger swimming lake.

A holiday with us means typical Tyrolean hospitality paired with countless recreational activities:

  • walking in the Kitzbüheler Alps
  • endless mountain bike and cycling tracks
  • relaxing and swimming in the nearby Kirchberger lake
  • extensive event program in the region
  • archery

As BSV Avalon archery club member we recommend a parcour to suit the weather.

Hiking in the Kitzbüheler Alps

Discover the joys of hiking on the many diverse routes in the Brixental valley. The unique grass summits of the Kitzbüheler Alps with fields, forests and high pastures of all levels of difficulty.

From leisurely and family walks on easy trails or themed walks to challenging mountain tours, guests here in Brixental have plenty to choose from.

For example a tour through the Spertental valley up to the small and large 'Rettenstein' or from Aschau up to the Brechhorn to enjoy the unique summit experience.

The bike eldorado of the Alps

In Brixental you'll find hundreds of kilometres of bike trails for all levels - from the easy family route in the valley on asphalted paths to strenuous steep single trails.

Take your bike on the Kitzbühel-Kirchberg cable car up to the higher altitudes to start your dream tour. And all with the magnificent backdrop of the Wilder Kaiser, Hahnenkamm, Großem Rettenstein and Kitzbüheler Horn mountains.

Swimming in Kirchberg

Crystal blue pools, idyllic bathing lakes, glass clear alpine lakes and mountain streams. Opportunities to cool down on hot summer days are everywhere you look in this region.

The Kirchberger swimming lake with recreation facilities is a five minute walk from the village centre. Embedded in an attractive landscape, surrounded by forest and fields, the large bathing area with big shady trees is pure relaxation.

Die Kitzbüheler Alps Summer Card

The Kitzbüheler Alps Summer Card is your ticket for all 29 summer cable cars in the Kitzbüheler Alps and your mountain adventures. In addition numerous bonus partners like swimming pools, lakes, museums, providers of outdoor sporting activities and day trip destinations offer summer card holders 25 % or 50 % reductions on the normal price.

The cable car company of the Kitzbüheler Alpen have expanded their successful winter concept of a combined ski pass to a combined summer pass. So, up the mountains with the Kitzbüheler Alps Summer Card!

Golfing around Kirchberg

As a golf player you are spoilt for choice here in the Kitzbüheler Alps! With 4 excellent courses in Kitzbühel and a further 19 in the surrounding region opportunities are unique.

What makes playing golf here especially unique is the varied terrain, distinguishing each and every course from the other. And of course all are surrounded by a breathtaking mountainous backdrop.

Winter in our region

Winter magic in Kirchberg

The Wellness Pension Hollaus is the perfect starting point for your winter holiday: the world famous Kitzbühel-Kirchberg skiing area around the "Hahnenkamm" mountain with 234 kilometres of slopes is right at our door.

For your unforgettable winter holiday here in Kirchberg there is everything you need:

  • perfect ski and snowboard conditions
  • tobogganing fun on the Gaisberg toboggan run
  • winter walking in snowy winter wonderland
  • cross-country tracks
  • an extensive event program in the region

After an active winter day treat yourself at our in-house cosmetic and massage studio "harmony" or enjoy peace and relaxation in the wellness area.

Skiing fun in Kirchberg

Right outside your door is the Kitzbühel-Kirchberg skiing area with 57 modern cable cars and lifts and 234 kilometres of ski slopes. Pengelstein and Fleckalm are 2 km away, 500 m to the Gaisberg lift. From there you can ski to our guesthouse.

A stone's throw from Kirchberg is Austria's largest connecting ski area - the SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser. Here there are pistes as far as the eye can see: 279 km of piste, 91 modern lifts and cable cars as well as 84 traditional mountain huts and aprés ski pubs await you. With the Kitzbüheler Alps skipass you can access both skiing areas plus 3 further areas in the Kitzbüheler Alps region.

Thanks to the favourable north west location and extensive alpine pasture landscape, skiing is possible with excellent snow cover from December to the middle of April. Here sports lovers can enjoy the many facets of winter: around 32 kilometres of marked ski routes, hip snowboard funparks, natural toboggan runs and hundreds of kilometres of cross-country and winter walking tracks.

Well trained ski and snowboard instructors are here to help you with any inquiries – and achieve the perfect carving turn in the snow. And of course you are well provided for when you need to stop for a break on the mountain or at après-ski time.

The Kitzbühel-Kirchberg ski area was awarded "Best skiing resort 2012 / 2013". The only resort to receive 4,8 from a possible 5 stars!

Ski touring – a special experience

Get to know and love the Tyrolean mountains at their most pristine!

A ski tour is not only a physical challenge but also an unforgettable experience, away from the hustle and bustle, in and with nature!

Tobogganing in the Kitzbüheler Alps

Our region is truly a tobogganing paradise, for both locals and holiday makers. After a social walk up, the trip down is totally exhilarating.

The natural toboggan run at Gaisberg is especially popular. Don't fancy the walk up? Take the chair lift to the start of the run. From there the tobogganing party can begin.

And if you haven't had enough tobogganing during the day, can continue on the flood lit run at night. Take a break in one of the mountain huts along the way. Toboggan hire is at the bottom lift station.

Operating times:
Day: daily from 9 am to 4 pm.
Evening: Tues - Sat from 6.30 - 9.30 pm

Cross-country skiing through untouched nature

The beautiful natural landscape of the Brixen valley, with its idyllic side valleys, can be enjoyed in many different ways. Excellently prepared cross-country track network connects with neighbouring villages of the Kitzbüheler Alps.

An approx. 4,5 km track at Hochbrixen up at 1.300 m above sea level as well as the network in Aschau offer cross-country pleasure til the beginning of spring.

Snowshoe and winter walking

Enjoy countless kilometres of snowshoe and winter walking tracks through the snowy landscape ... the warm sun rays, the clear air and the unique panorama

From a romantic walk through snowy forests to a challenging tour, there is the perfect track for everyone. Enjoy typical Tyrolean hospitality in our restaurants and huts and treat yourself to Tyrolean specialities – after an extended winter hike they taste even better!

Drop into one of the tourist information offices for the guided winter walking program in Brixental. We'll share insider tips you may not otherwise discover!