The village of Kaunerberg in the Kaunertal

The sunniest hiking paradise in Tyrol

The sun draws you out into nature when you're in Kaunerberg!

The quiet holiday village of Kaunerberg lies high above the entrance to the Kaunertal. Home to just 435 permanent residents, the village is known for its sunny slopes between 1,270 and 1,600 m above sea level. Tourists also appreciate the idyllic, traditional character of this Tyrolean village.

A must for everyone staying in Kaunerberg is to visit Kaunergrat Nature Park. Get to know and love the nature park and glacier region on one of its countless, wonderful hiking trails! In winter, there are two top ski areas in the immediate vicinity. 

Sunny holiday valley in the Ötztal Alps

The Tyrolean municipality of Kaunerberg is one of the driest and sunniest regions in North Tyrol. That's while you'll see so many irrigation systems in the landscape. It has also been home to one of the largest orchards in North Tyrol since 1947. Did you know? 

© TVB Tiroler Oberland-Kaunertal-Ferdinand Pöll

Small Tyrolean natural paradise

Original, unique, authentic: Kaunergrat Nature Park offers pure relaxation to locals and holidaymakers alike! From the Kaunerberger irrigation tunnel to panoramic trails, there is always something unforgettable to discover. Walk in the footsteps of the wild animals and learn all sorts of interesting facts about the flora and fauna of the Tyrolean Alps. Kaunergrat Nature Park is a perfect place to explore both! 

You don't want to miss these highlights:

  • the Kaunerberg irrigation tunnel
  • the Piller Moor bog
  • prehistoric finds at Piller Sattel
  • the view from the Gacher Blick viewing platform
  • the dry grassland
  • Schnadiger Weiher, a hidden, artificial lake

Don't forget: the sun is very likely to be your constant companion wherever you explore on a summer holiday in Kaunerberg! 

© TVB Tiroler Oberland-Kaunertal-Daniel Zangerl

The nearby ski resorts are just a hop and skip away

A winter holiday in Kaunerberg will be appreciated by all those looking for rest and tranquillity. But that does not mean that you have to do without action and adventure altogether. Both Kaunertal Glacier and Fendels ski areas are just a quick ride away. In addition to the ski areas, winter in the Kaunergrat Nature Park promises unparalleled nature experiences. 

Are you ready for this very special Tyrolean winter magic? You can experience not just in Kaunerberg, but also in the communities of KaunsFendels and Feichten

© Kaunertaler Gletscherbahnen-Winterberg Fendels-Daniel Zangerl

Other attractions in Kaunerberg

Once the village's best shooter and most notorious poacher, the Wiesejaggl is still here in the Kaunertal. Never heard of this legendary figure? Well, it's about time! Read more about the legends and myths of the Kaunertalor pay a visit to Pension Wiesejaggl and its inn. 

The webcams and the city map are also worth taking a look at and will be very informative for planning your stay in Kaunerberg. If you opt not to stay at the Wiesejaggl, there are plenty of other alternatives in the form of pensions and apartments.

© TVB Tiroler Oberland-Kaunertal-Naturpark Kaunergrat

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