achensee person
achensee person

Achensee and Karwendel Silver Region

The area of Lake Achensee and the Karwendel, with the main town called Schwaz, have been characterised for centuries by mining

Surrounded by the wild romantic Karwendel Mountains, this area invites to spend relaxing holidays. The offer is wide and includes a visit to a distillery and to the Zeiss Planetarium as well as a navigation on Lake Achensee. Also the Schwaz Silver Mine is accessible: The journey starts with an 800 m long train ride down into the tunnel. In cold months, you can choose between the ski slopes on Mt. Rofan and Mt. Kellerjoch, or you go cross-country skiing around Lake Achensee.

Suggest an edit/correction

Our editorial staff is always committed to ensuring the highest quality and accuracy of the information we publish. If you have suggestions to improve this page you can send them to us using the form below. Thank you in advance!

  1. Schwaz


    Still today, in the mining town of Schwaz, the silver region of the Inn Valley, you…
  2. Achenkirch am Achensee


    At the northern lakeside of Lake Achensee, there is Achenkirch with its Local…
  3. buch bei jenbach

    Buch in Tirol

    The Buch Waterfall with its great variety of plants can be reached by 60 stairs,…
  4. Pfarrkirche in Eben am Achensee

    Eben am Achensee

    The popular holiday resorts Maurach am Achensee and Pertisau are part of the…
  5. Gallzein Sommer


    A popular destination is the Path of 10 Chapels, which takes you from Gallzein to…
  6. jenbach Sommer


    A weather-independent experience offers the indoor golf course in Jenbach, with XXL…
  7. kolsass Sommer


    Presumably, Kolsass was named after the Rettenberg Castle hill, which has already…
  8. Sommer Kolsassberg


    Kolsassberg is a perfect place for hikers - from here, they can reach the high…
  9. Sommer Maurach am Achensee

    Maurach am Achensee

    High mountains, lush meadows, a bathing beach and a beautiful lake - that’s…
  10. Sommer Ort Pertisau am Achensee


    Located at the western shore of Lake Achensee, Pertisau borders on the Karwendel…
  11. Pill


    Together with the town of Schwaz, Pill offers you in winter the Kellerjoch Skiing…
  12. stans pfarrkirche


    At Stans, there is much to discover, among others the mystical Wolfsklamm, which…
  13. Steinberg Rofan

    Steinberg am Rofan

    Steinberg am Rofan considers itself “the most beautiful end of the world” - a…
  14. blick richtung terfens bis vomperbach fr


    In Terfens there’s the Maria Larch Chapel with its curative spring, which is…
  15. Vomp


    For its richness in water, Vomp, located near the Karwendel Alpine Park, is also…
  16. Sommer Weer


    Once upon a time, Weer was a centre for gold panning - today, however, the Saint…
  17. haeuser in weerberg fr


    High above Weerberg there’s the Nafing Mountain Hut with the eponymous lake, a…
  18. Wiesing


    Wiesing is located at the point, where one road leads into the Zillertal valley,…

Suggested accommodations: Achensee and Karwendel Silver Region show all

  1. loisi’s Boutiquehotel
    loisi’s Boutiquehotel

    loisi’s Boutiquehotel

Tips and more infos