Welcome to the Walchsee-Kaiserwinkl region - welcome to your holiday!
On this page we have compiled everything you need to know about the Kaiserwinkl region and your holiday at Walchsee. Stay up to date on current events, check the weather, lift and slope status and use the local map to find your way around the holiday paradise.
Northeast of Kufstein, embedded in the breathtaking landscape of the Zahmer Kaiser mountains, lies the beautiful village of Walchsee on the lake of the same name. The diverse holiday region in Tyrol is the ideal destination for nature and mountain lovers both in summer and winter. But also winter and water sports enthusiasts get their money's worth around the Walchsee - and find with our vacation home Living 9 a demanding and comfortable accommodation directly on the spot.
The Walchsee is with a water temperature between 20 and 24 degrees the warmest bathing lake of Tyrol and invites with several beach baths, a beach volleyball court, an aqua fun park with boulder wall, trampoline, slides and blobbing to an adventurous day at the water. Water skiing as well as pedal boats and electric boats are also part of the extensive leisure offer of the Walchsee.
The perfect holiday destination for summer and winter
The Kaiserwinkl is also known for its extremely attractive cycle and mountain bike routes. And for those who prefer to explore the wonderful Tyrolean nature on foot, the Kaiserwinkl offers countless hiking routes in all degrees of difficulty.
No matter which type of holidaymaker you belong to: With these and many other sports offers, such as the playground with skating facility, a summer toboggan run, three nearby golf courses, the Kaiserwinkl climbing arena and much more, there is no boredom around Walchsee.
During the cold season not only, skiers get their money's worth. The whole world of winter sports is open to you: Ice skating, tobogganing, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and much more are on the program. Right on our doorstep, every winter sports fan gets into raptures - just see for yourself!
Sights in Kaiserwinkl
The Schwemm is particularly suitable as an excursion destination in the region: North Tyrol's largest moorland landscape can be seen from the observation tower. But also the baroque parish church of St. John, numerous Unterland houses with frescoes and air paintings as well as the Ölberg chapel are well worth a visit.
With the „Kaiserwinkl-Egascht-Fest’l“, which is always celebrated on Whitsunday, the Stoabeatz-Open-Air-Festival, the Kaiserwinkl-Sonnwendfest and the weekly "Walchsee-Lichterzauber" including lasershow and live music in summer, event lovers can expect the best entertainment.
For sports enthusiasts, the „Triathlon Challenge Kaiserwinkl-Walchsee“ is a special highlight. Thousands of fans stand in front of a fantastic backdrop along the course and cheer on top stars from all over the world, who face the challenging course.
Winter events around Lake Walchsee
In winter the festive "Winter Magic" takes place in Kössen - four times per season. In January, the "Kaiserwinkl Alpin Ballooning" has been attracting thousands of visitors to the Kaiserwinkl for almost 20 years. Over 50 balloon teams from all over Europe travel to the Kaiserwinkl and offer the spectators the special highlight of "Night Glowing", an impressive lighting performance with sensational fireworks at the end. If you want to experience the whole thing up close - or at the highest altitude - you can even make an error yourself! Hyperlink reference not valid...
Also, a classic: the classic car meeting "Kaiserwinkl Classic" which has been taking place for a decade. And those who are more into two-wheeled machines in the field of motor sports will get their money's worth at the annual Harley meeting "Days of Thunder".