A holiday in Kauns is almost a bit like jumping right into the pages of a picture book.
A picturesque village with romantic walks and a small church. Lush green meadows and high mountain peaks. And all around: lots of rest, relaxation, and fresh Tyrolean mountain air.
The mountain air is very pleasant in Austria's Kauns. Due to its sunny location at 1,050 m, this small community benefits from a very mild climate. It's no wonder Kauns is often called "the second Merano"!
Picture book summer in Tyrol
Away from the hustle and bustle, Kaun is wonderful for summer holidays spent basking on the sun-drenched terrace. Whether it's a romantic getaway with a loved one, a relaxing weekend with friends, or a family holiday with the kids, everyone will find their perfect summer in Kauns.
For those who prefer something more sporty, Kauns is the perfect starting point for many wonderfulhikes. How about, for example, a tour to the Aifneralm or Piller Höhe? The interpretive forest trail, the herb garden, and the dry grasslands with butterfly meadows are all definitely worth a visit!
Further afield, you will find the best opportunities for expanding your horizons! Find out all about hiking in the Kaunertal...
Winter dreams in Kauns
Even as the first snowflakes fall in Kauns, that's no reason to say goodbye to hiking. Numerous cleared winter hiking trails invite outdoor enthusiasts and snow-lovers to expore the snow-covered landscape.
On top of that, there's plenty of fun on the slopes in the surrounding ski resorts. Whether skiing, snowboarding,touring or tobogganing, having fun on Kaunertal Glacier or the Fendels family ski area, your next adventure in the snow is never far away when you're based in Kauns!
Enjoy winter: do you love it when the weather turns cold and you can spend your time outside in the glistening snow? Discover unforgettable winter experiences in the Kaunertal!
What you won't want to miss during a holiday in Kauns ..
- ...Berneck Castle: Explore the "most beautiful Gothic residential castle" in Tyrol!
- ...Kauns parish church, a picturesque jewel both inside and out.
- ... the Widum with its beautiful architectural painting and the Sacred Heart of Jesus medallion on the gable.
- ... the shrine chapel erected in thanks for surviving the plague.
Whether travelling by car, rail, or air, Kauns is easily accessible by all means of transportation. Take a look at the travel information for your holiday in the Kaunertal!
Once you've arrived in this idyllic holiday village, you'll find your way around easily without any problems. Practical help:a digital map of Kauns!