Innsbruck: fun and nature in the Capital of the Alps

Innsbruck, the capital of Tyrol, in Austria, is a few kilometers from Italy and in the heart of the Alps, and it is the ideal place for a holiday full of emotions.

The city is only 40 minutes from Vitipeno and just over an hour from Merano and Bolzano, and it is ideal place for a trip in the north of Europe.

It is perfect for those who love the mountains but do not want to give up the comforts of the town. Here we find the famous Maria-Theresien-Strasse, where there are the Rathausgelarien, the galleries of City Hall, a real temple of shopping, with elegant cafes, while in the evening you can find many trendy bars. Innsbruck is also a real paradise for all lovers of good food for its taverns and restaurants.

It offers breathtaking views and many opportunities for excursions for everyone, such as the Alpine Park of Karwendel or the Alpenzoo, the highest Alpine Zoo in Europe, and there are also 270 km of ski areas because fun and snow are sure in winter.

Those who want to live a unique experience can visit the spectacular “Swarovski Crystal Worlds”, which is a short distance from Innsbruck, and admire the crystal works of famous artists and designers, or visit the Hofburg, the imperial palace used by the Sissi Princess and surrounded by a beautiful park-garden, or the Golden Eagle Inn, where many famous guests stayed, such as Mozart, Goethe, Paganini and Andreas Hofer.

So the countryside life, the old traditions and the Tyrolean cuisine make Innsbruck and it surroundings the ideal place to find wellness, against the stress of the big city, without renouncing to the cultured and warm atmosphere of the city.

E.C.

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