Excursion possibilities in your Tyrol Holiday
Day trips during your holiday on Lake Walchsee
The Seehotel Brunner is located directly by the Walchsee Lake, right in the middle of the stunning Kaiserwinkl region. From here, you are able to reach many popular destinations in Tyrol, Salzburg and Bavaria. You will love staying with us in the Kaiser Mountains! Great day trip destinations, such as the Swarovski Crystal Worlds, the popular ski resort Kitzbuehl or Mozart‚Äôs city of Salzburg, are close by and awaiting your visit!
Destinations around the Seehotel Brunner
The Kaiserwinkl region holds many interesting places for excursions. Here are a few highlights that are all within 50 km (45 minutes’ drive) of our hotel:
Haflinger stud farm Fohlenhof Ebbs
Fohlenhof Ebbs, the world centre of Haflinger breeding, is the most important Haflinger stud farm in the world with 150 horses. It is located in the idyllic village of Ebbs at the foot of the "Zahmen Kaiser" and is open daily for visits.
approx. 10 min. | approx. 10 km
Reit im Winkl
Reit im Winkl, an enchanting place between Chiemsee and the Upper Bavarian Alps in nearby Bavaria. Many cosy huts and alpine pastures waiting for you with a delicious snack.
approx. 15 min. | approx. 14 km
The town's landmark is the Kufstein fortress - a jewel in the Tyrolean lowlands. The fortress was first mentioned in 1205, then in the possession of the Archbishop of Regensburg. Especially interesting for wine lovers is the Glass Hut of the company Riedel. Claus Riedel was the first in the long history of glass to subordinate its design to the character of wine. He is thus the inventor of functional wine glass. Travel time: approx. 20 min. ‚Äď Distance: approx. 20 km
approx. 20 min. | approx. 20 km
Kaiserbachtal Nature Reserve
The 5 km long Kaiserbachtalstra√üe (toll road) leads to an altitude of 1,024 m and is open to traffic from mid-May to the end of October. It opens up a bizarrely romantic mountain world to the visitor.
approx. 25 min. | approx. 22 km
Aggstein's schnapps experience
The traditional distillery Aggstein Edelbr√§nde is considered to be the inventor of the original "Jagatee". In Aggsteins schnapps experience - the new show and experience distillery - visitors get to know the art of schnapps production with all their senses. A highlight for everyone who would like to learn interesting things and curiosities about brandies, liqueurs and more. It also for all those who want to test their "schnapps knowledge". The distillery can be explored either alone, with friends or on a guided tour including tasting.
approx. 26 min. | approx. 24 km
The skiing mecca in the Alps: A city with charm and profile, historic city centre and sophisticated flair of the shops, embedded between the "Kitzbueheler Horn" and the "Hahnenkamm". At the Kitzbueheler Alpenhaus you enjoy the wonderful view over the Kitzbuhel Alps to the Grossglockner. The Alpenhaus can be easily reached via a well-built panoramic road and is the starting point for numerous hikes.
approx. 40 min. | approx. 35 km
Museum of Tyrolean Farms in Kramsach
Between Innsbruck and Kufstein, in the Kramsach Lake region, lies the Museum of the Tyrolean farms. The visitor dives into the living and working world of former days, which for a long time shaped the people of the province of Tyrol.
approx. 40 min. | approx. 48 km
Excursions in Tyrol
Experience 500 years of history in one of the most beautiful late Gothic castles in Europe. Tratzberg Castle was first mentioned in documents in the 13th century and served for a long time as a border fortress against Bavaria. Emperor Maximilian I used Tratzberg as a hunting lodge.
approx. 50 min. | approx. 60 km
Swarovski Crystal Worlds in Wattens
Directed by Andr√© Heller, original creations by renowned international artists, the multi-faceted play of crystalline colours and forms as well as the special world of scents and sounds merge into a kaleidoscope for all senses.
approx. 55 min. | approx. 78 km
Silver Mine in Schwaz
At its heyday around 1500, Schwaz was the largest mining metropolis in the then known world. About 85 % of the silver produced worldwide came from Schwaz. The largest silver mine of the Middle Ages is open to you daily.
approx. 50 min. | approx. 67 km
Excursions in Bavaria
King Ludwig II of Bavaria saw the French "Sun King" Louis XIV as the ideal embodiment of absolute royalty. With Schloss Herrenchiemsee he realized his long-planned project to create a "new Versailles".
approx. 55 min. | approx. 67 km
Steep rock walls frame the emeraldgreen Lake K√∂nigssee near Berchtesgaden. Between the Watzmann in the west and the Jenner in the east, the up to 190 m deep lake with a length of about 8 km and a width of over 1 km takes up the entire valley.
approx. 1 hour and 15 min. | approx. 77 km
Excursion to Salzburg
Salzburg - the festival city
Visit the unique Old Town of Salzburg (a World Heritage Site), visit Mozart's birthplace, Hohensalzburg Fortress, Baroque buildings, museums, Salzburg Cathedral, the water features and the zoo in Hellbrunn.
approx. 1 hour and 10 min. | approx. 82 km