Things to see and do - Kufstein
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Kufstein Travel guide
Kufstein : Michelin's recommendations
Kufstein is the last Austrian town in the Inn valley. It is overlooked by the imposing Emperor's Tower" or Kaisertum of its huge, rock-perched fortress. To enjoy a view of the outstanding site, climb the wooded rise of the Heldenhügel. The nearby Kaisergebirge have helped the town in becoming an attractive tourist destination and can be quickly accessed by chair-lift.
Tourist attractions Kufstein : Things to see and do
Kinkstraße A - 6332 Kufstein
The massive Emperor's Tower, completed in 1522, with walls up to 4.5 m thick, stands on the highest point of the rock. The interior is arranged round a huge central pillar, encircled by a vaulted gallery, whose design can be clearly seen from the sec..
Oberer Stadtplatz 6 A - 6332 Kufstein
A door on the right gives access to the great well that drops about 60 m below the level of the River Inn. From here, a rocky underground corridor, about 170 m long, leads to the "Peacock's Tail" Gate (Pfauenschweif), then to the Wallachen ..
Oberer Stadtplatz A - 6332 Kufstein
The Heroes' Organ was set up on the top floor of the Burgers' Tower (Bürgerturm} in 1931, to commemorate the German and Austrian dead of the First World War. Its daily recitals can be heard for several miles around, in still weather, at midday and at..
Franz-Josefs-Platz 1 A - 6330 Kufstein
Located in the centre of Kufstein, the Kufsteinerhof is only a short walk from the fortress and the train station. The rooms offer free Wi-Fi and an LCD TV. All rooms at the Kufsteinerhof have a safe, a work desk, and a bathroom with hairdryer and m..
Georg-Pirmoser-Str. 8 A - 6330 Kufstein
The Andreas Hofer is a traditional hotel in the pedestrian area in the centre of Kufstein, directly at the foot of the fortress. Free WiFi is available, and guests can use the hotel's underground parking garage at an additional cost. Founded as a sm..
Südtiroler Platz 4 A - 6330 Kufstein
Located in Kufstein, the elegant Hotel Gisela is located directly at the railway station and a 5-minute walk from the ski bus stop. The city centre is a 3-minute walk away. All rooms are newly renovated and comfortably furnished. The hotel features..