Holidaymakers looking to get away to a scenic and fascinating destination need look no further than Neustift. Located in the Austrian region of Tirol 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 and chalets.
Neustift 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. Holidaymakers can also try ice skating in the area. There are excellent hiking and mountain biking trails in the area enabling visitors to enjoy the wonderful scenery around this resort. Golf is enormously popular in the Tirol region 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 and climbing. There are several bars, cafes and restaurants in the area offering delicious local fare as well as fast food eateries. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks at the local stores and markets.
There are many interesting places to visit in and around Neustift including museums and galleries. For example there is the Homeland Museum in Neustift and the Nativity Set Museum at Fulpmes, which is less than 10 minutes away. There are a number of attractive parks and gardens in the region and even a crystal related theme park 25 minutes away in Wattens, home to Swarovski Crystal. Innsbruck is a wonderful city well worth visiting with features such as the Goldenes Dachl and the Triumphbogen. Other historic buildings, monasteries and chapels are located in the region such as the Schloss Ambras Castle near Innsbruck.
Temperatures in the Tirol 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.
Innsbruck Kranebitten Airport (INN) is approximately 30 minute’s drive from Neustift. The airport handles regional flights around Austria and Germany as well as seasonal flights from other European destinations including Amsterdam (AMS), Dublin (DUB), London-Gatwick (LGW) and Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SVO). 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 200 kilometres away and handles more flights to and from cities such as Amsterdam (AMS), Beijing-Capital (PEK), Dublin (DUB), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), New York (JFK), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others. Again there are car rental firms located at the airport.