Located in the Schwaz district of Tyrol, in Austria, is the fabulous tranquil village of Hart, often referred to as Hart im Zillertal. A Hart holiday is the perfect option for those travellers who love the Great Outdoors and are looking for a destination that has plenty of activities on offer. As well as some stunning views of the distant mountains and beautiful countryside, a Hart holiday rental chalet provides the perfect, comfortable place to rest after a hard day outside.
Visitors on a Hart holiday will be able to enjoy a range of activities within the village and in the immediate surrounding area. This includes the likes of fly fishing, mountaineering, mountain biking, swimming, horse riding, white-water rafting, paragliding, tennis, ice skating and skiing. The village has some wonderful old buildings such as the Church of Saint Bartholomew, built in the 18th century in a Gothic style.
You do not have to travel far on a Hart holiday to find places of interest to spend a wonderful day out. Approximately 30 miles to the north-east of Hart is the city of Kufstein. Visitors will find several great attractions in Kufstein including the old city walls, the 14th century St. Vitus Church, with Gothic and baroque architecture, and the beautiful city hall. The most popular sight in the city is the Kufstein Fortress, commanding the city from high on a hilltop. The fortress dates back to at least the 13th century and was the former seat of the Bishop of Regensburg in its early years. The fortress is now home to the City of Kufstein Museum and is also used for concerts or special events.
By booking a Hart holiday rental chalet, you are guaranteed to be privy to some amazing weather, whether you want a fabulous summer holiday or an exciting winter break. Most travellers head for the town during the summer months as it is usually fairly warm, with maximum daytime temperatures of around 22 degrees Celsius. If you prefer the cold, then it is best to book a Hart holiday for the winter months when the temperature can drop to as low as -3 degrees Celsius. The annual rainfall amount for the village is approximately 25 inches.
Starting out on a fantastic Hart holiday is very easy to do as travellers can land at Innsbruck Airport (INN) which is approximately 32 miles away from the village. Amongst the air operators offering special deals on flights to Innsbruck are Lufthansa, BMI, Austrian Airlines, KLM and Air Berlin. Passengers can depart the UK from numerous airports including Manchester (MAN), London Gatwick (LGW), Bristol (BRS), Edinburgh (EDI) and Cardiff (CWL).