Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Schwaz

The area's monuments and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Schwaz. This city is well-known for its skiing and mountain views. Swarowski Crystal Worlds and Tyrolean Provincial Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Schwaz

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Schwaz has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Schwazer Silver Mine (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Kellerjoch Cable Car (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Steht Kopf House (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Spieljoch Cable Car (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Hochfuegen Ski Resort (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Erlebnistherme Zillertal (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Schwaz

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Schwaz. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wolfsklamm Gorge (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Achensee (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Ahornboden Nature Reserve (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Alpbach Valley (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Glungezer (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Lake Baggersee (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Schwaz

Fly into Innsbruck (INN-Kranebitten), the closest airport, located 18.7 mi (30.1 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Schwaz Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Schwaz?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,627 holiday lettings around Schwaz. From 177 Houses to 1,254 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Schwaz?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Schwaz. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Schwazer Silver Mine: 2,771 holiday lettings
  • Schwaz Station: 2,650 holiday lettings
  • Schwaz Church: 2,693 holiday lettings
  • Schwaz Franciscan Monastery: 2,675 holiday lettings
  • Kellerjoch Cable Car: 2,645 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Schwaz listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Schwaz?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 177 Houses in Schwaz. Our other popular types of Schwaz holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,254 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 16 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Schwaz?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 123 holiday homes with pool available in Schwaz. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.