Wonder, discover, enjoy!

Our tips for your trip in Tyrol in the Karwendel Silver Region

Curious about Tyrol? Then use our excursion tips on a discovery tour! The nature, culture and history that surrounds the 4–Star Hotel Schwarzbrunn in Stans near the historic Silver city of Schwaz fascinating things on offer – for adults as well as children! We hope you have fun – whether on the mountain or underground, in the water or directly under the stars...

As a guest of the Hotel Schwarzbrunn some admissions are free (varies by season). The hotel shuttle can take you comfortably to some excursion destinations in winter (in the main season).

With the guest card Silver card – which you will receive free from us – you benefit from discounts at many locations!

Nostalgic feelings arise in the old-timer bus, Silver card holders between 17.06.–14.09.2013 can travel for free to places of interest (Jenbach train station – Jenbach museum – Tratzberg castle – Stans pool & access to the Wolfsklamm (Wolf’s gorge) – the old town of Schwaz – ethnographic museum – silver mine and planetarium – Jenbach train station)

Taste the tradition

Fügen dairy (Zillertal)

How cheese was made 100 years ago! Today cheese delicacies such as the "Hochfügener Almkäse" and Emmentaler are produced from silo-free raw milk. With lots of information and samples.

Travel back to years gone by

Nostalgic Zillertal Railway

A fun ride on a nostalgic steam train through the picturesque Zillertal (direction Mayrhofen). Tip for athletes: ride your bike to the boarding station in Jenbach. Tip for railroad enthusiasts: on "hobby trips" between Mayrhofen and Fügen you can play “locomotive engineer".

Historic Achenseebahn

For the oldest steam cog locomotives in the world it is a steep climb: The Achenseebahn takes you, just like in the old days, to the Lake Achen, which greets you with its shining turquoise light. Along the way, wide vistas of the Tyrolean mountains open up.

Extra Tips for Kids and Families

"Upside-down house" (Terfens)

A topsy–turvy world in Terfens in a house with the garage that stands on its head.

Barefoot “Klangspuren” (Schwaz)

The children's program, “Klangspuren” Schwaz provides tours, excursions, concerts, mushrooms and berry collecting, jam-making, listening walking tours and much more in exciting sensory worlds.

Indoor Games Paradise Happy Hopp (Vomp)

2,000 m² of ultimate fun in any weather for kids up to 14 years.