Current Information

Nature Park- & Glacier Region Kaunertal

#farbutnear - dream now - travel soon

As generelly known anticipation is the most beautiful joy!

Even after Covid 19, the countless mountain peaks in Kaunertal are still there. Promised!  The anticipation for summer 2020 is all the greater. We can still dream of a summer vacation in Kaunertal. We are confident that through the joint effort

tackle the current challange in the foreseeable future and see it as our duty to adhere to the government`s measures. Because that's the only way we'll all see each other again soon - in the Kaunertal Nature Park & ​​Glacier Region!


How is the current situation in Kaunertal?

The development of the number of cases in Austria, in Tyrol and in Kaunertal are positiv. The previous strict sanctions of the austrian health authority showed an effect. Because of this some sanctions and prescriptions were releaxed and will be releaxed in the future.

We keep you up to date on the reopening of the tourist and accommodation businesses.

Planned reopening and information from the Austrian Federal government

Below we inform you about the current measures and regulations of the Austrian federal government.

Accommodation & accommodation establishments

The Austrian federal government has planned to open accommodation facilities from 29th May 2020. A detailed catalog of conditions that companies must comply with is currently being drawn up by the Ministry. Here you will find the official website and information of the Austrian government.


From May 15th  2020 the catering businesses such as restaurants, bars, cafes and taverns in Tyrol will gradually open. However, some requirements must be met - minimum distance, protection against munitions etc. The exact requirements can also be found on the website of the Austrian government.

Excursion destinations & mountain railways

On May 29th 2020, the Austrian Federal Government will allow the leisure facilities to reopen. However, some requirements also apply here - you can also find them on the public website of the Austrian Federal Government. We keep you informed about the exact opening times of the mountain railways and excursion destinations on our website.

  • Opening times Kaunertal Glacier, Glacier road & Glacer cave
    21st and 24th May 2020 | Christi Himmelfahrt
    30th May and 01st  June 2020 | Pfingsten
    1th. June and 14th  June 2020 | Fronleichnam und Vatertag
    From 4th of  July 2020 the Glacier Road, the Glacier Cave and the Faginjochbahnare dialy open
  • Opening times Sommerberg Fendels & Mointaincarts
    From 4th of July 2020 Sommerberg Fendels is open every Thursday and Sunday

On the website of the Austrian Chamber of Commerce you can find all rules of conduct in the catering trade, in accommodation establishments and in leisure facilities.

Swimming pools

The swimming pools are also scheduled to open on May 29, 2020 - however, the detailed requirements are still being worked out.


Entry requirements

The current entry requirements and restrictions you can find here.


Opening times information office Kaunertal

Due to the current situation we are reachable at the following times.

Monday to Friday:
from 09:00 am to 12:00 pm we are reachable at our office or by telephone or e-mail.
from 02:00 pm to 05:00 pm we are reachable by telephone or e-mail.

Saturday & Sunday

Tel. +43 (0) 50 225 200

Please notice that all the breacking-ups depend from the development of the austrian infection numbers! We are confident that we go out strengthened from this crisis and we look forward to experiencing and enjoying the unique mountain and cultural landscape of the Kaunertal Nature Park and Glacier Region with you!

See you soon in Kaunertal - and stay healthy!