The Hochpustertal with its Drau river defines the part of the Pustertal valley between South Tyrol in Italy and Lienz in East Tyrol.
Image gallery: Hochpustertal - East Tyrol
The holiday region extends from the Villgratental valley to the Gailtal valley and to Untertilliach, the centre is the small town of Sillian. For those who love active holidays, the Hochpustertal offers perfect conditions: Only the Drau Cycle Route has got a considerable length of 366 km and leads to Slovenia. In summer you can enjoy paths such as the Carnic High Route, and in winter you are warmly welcome in the Sillian Hochpustertal Ski Center and the Golzentipp Skiing Area.