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Austria’s Capital of the Alps

The best of both worlds in Innsbruck

Whether you’re attracted by its old-world cosmopolitanism or the bracing mountain air, Austria’s Capital of the Alps is a fascinating destination in any season.

Skiers are spoilt with the nine surrounding snowfields of Olympia SkiWorld, while summer brings a whole new range of pleasures.

Zip up the Zaha Hadid-designed funicular to afternoon tea on the mountain restaurant terrace at an altitude of 2000 metres or stroll along the central Maria-Theresien-Strasse, the modern heart of this charming city.

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For dining options, charming local pubs, konditorei purveying specialities such as strudel and gourmet restaurants offer the full range.

Music is in the air during the warmer months:

  • The Festival of Early Music brings Renaissance masterpieces to life.
  • The Tanzsommer Innsbruck dance festival takes you on a cultural journey of the world.
  • Waltzes waft through the Imperial Palace inner courtyard from the Promenade Concerts.
  • The New Orleans Jazz Festival intoxicates the crowd with its mix of swing and soul.

 

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