FAMILY ACTIVITIES & TRIPS

Geo Nature Trail Forchet & Sautens Magic Forest

At the entrance to the Ötztal, you can bear witness to the force of nature. The landscape has been shaped by scree that collected here some 3,000 years ago during the course of extensive rock fall from the Tschirgant mountain. Hike through the adjacent woods and follow the winding trails to explore this fascinating region and read about interesting geological facts on the information boards placed along the way.

Umhausen Birds of Prey Park

The extensive park, situated next to the Ötzi Village, is home to different local birds of prey. The flight demonstrations regularly leave visitors, young and old, in awe. Prepare to be wowed, as eagles, vultures, kites, falcons, and other birds of prey circle above your heads and two falconers introduce the birds and tell you more about their individual characteristics. 

Area 47

The AREA 47 is the hotspot for outdoor adventures and experiences of all kinds. Over 6.5 hectares of land at the gateway to the Ötztal have been transformed into a gigantic fun and adventure park fusing nature and high-tech into something unique in all of Austria. In addition to various fun sports, including climbing and other outdoor activities, the AREA 47 also offers West Austria’s first wakeboard cable park with its own lake. The outdoor paradise located on the 47th parallel also provides first-class gourmet cuisine and a unique space for business incentives and events.

WIDI Kids Park Oetz, an exciting miners’ adventure

The WIDIS mining adventure playground in Oetz is another family highlight in the Ötztal. It is the ideal place for your kids to immerse themselves in fun activities ranging from climbing, balancing exercises, sliding, and gold digging. What fun it is to be a miner in the mountains!

Huben Fun Park

Oetztal Fun Park, giant slides, bungee-trampolin, air-bubble, trampoline, giant swing, and a skater park; this is just part of what the Oetztal Fun Park has to offer. Fun times for the entire family is guaranteed in any case and thus the fun park is the perfect day-trip destination for young and old in Oetztal. With the new giant slides which are run with water when the temperature is right, a refreshment is never far away even in summer. The restaurant has a huge terrace which is a beautiful place to hang out or to enjoy the magic of the Oetztals mountain scenery. In rural idyll, wonderfully situated and far away from any traffic, you forget the daily stress of life. Don't miss the many offers of different leisure activities and see for yourself!

Aqua Dome Längenfeld

The Ötztal isn’t just about adventure, it also has a lot to offer to those seeking peace and a way to pamper themselves after a day out exploring. Water and warmth for your wellbeing is provided by the AQUA DOME, the number one thermal spa in the Tyrol, Längenfeld.

The Ötztaler Sagenweg

A marvelous experience in the heart of nature. A very special hiking trail is the most recent tourist attraction in Ötztal – the “Ötztaler Sagenweg”. This journey full of discoveries stretches over three kilometers full of myths (“Sage”), which inspire kids and adults and capture their imagination. At the sports field in Huben the hike, which takes about an hour, starts on an amazingly beautiful trail that is integrated in nature and very family-friendly. Along the way there are sculptures that are up to 6 meters tall and represent 14 different myths from Ötztal.

Widiversum

Our mascot WIDI, the crazy mountain sheep, is your fun guide to the Ötztal’s adventures for young and old. The new WIDIVERSUM awaits in the family-friendly ski area of Hochoetz. Come follow WIDI on his journey to find the magical crystal hidden in the mountains.

007 Elements

Daniel Craig, alias James Bond, is said to have been over the moon when he came here to the Ötztal mountains to shoot for his Bond blockbuster “Spectre”. The producers of the film were equally blown away by this stunning scenery so that, together with the Sölden lift companies, they decided to erect a memorial in honour of the secret agent in this special place.