Holidaymakers looking to get away to a scenic and fascinating destination need look no further than Stubaital. Located in the Austrian region of Tyrol this holiday resort offers many things for visitors to do and see. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, guest houses, apartments, B&Bs, chalets and campsites.
Stubaital offers many exciting activities throughout the year including fantastic skiing during the winter. As well as downhill skiing, holidaymakers can also try their hand at cross country skiing, snowshoeing, tobogganing, and snowboarding. There are also ice skating facilities in the area during the winter.Visitors can enjoy several hiking and mountain biking trails in the area enabling visitors to enjoy the wonderful scenery in the resort. Golf is enormously popular in Tyrol and as a result there are numerous courses in the region. The area also offers tennis in the summer as well as table tennis, cycling, climbing and swimming.There are several bars, cafes and restaurants in the area offering local fare as well as pizzerias and fast food restaurants. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks at the local stores and supermarkets. Ski and other sports equipment can be hired in town and there are a number of shops selling souvenirs and gifts.
There are a number of interesting places to visit in the Tyrol region including historic buildings, monasteries and chapels such as the Schloss Ambras Castle near Innsbruck. There are a number of attractive parks and gardens in the region and even a crystal related theme park in Wattens, home to Swarovski Crystal.Innsbruck is a wonderful city well worth visiting with features such as the Goldenes Dachl and the Triumphbogen. The smallest town in Austria, Rattenberg and Kufstein with its fortress or Kitzbühel can all be reached in a very short time.
Temperatures in the Tyrol region of Austria vary sharply during the year with July the hottest month. The average maximum is 25 degrees centigrade in July with June and August almost as hot. December and January are the coldest months with temperatures regularly dipping below zero degrees centigrade and a good deal of snowfall occurs too. Ironically June and July also have the most rainy days per month.
The biggest airport in the Tirol and the nearest to Stubaital is Innsbruck Kranebitten Airport, which is approximately 25 kilometres away. The airport handles regional flights around Austria and Germany as well as seasonal flights from other European destinations including London-Gatwick, Amsterdam, Dublin and Moscow-Sheremetyevo. Car rental offices are located in the main hall and on the ground floor of the multi-story car park. Alternatively Munich Airport is about 220 kilometres away and handles more flights to and from cities such as Amsterdam, London, Paris, Madrid, New York, Toronto and many more. Again there are car rental firms located at the airport.