Hiking in the mountains around Obergurgl is a unique experience. Cross over the border to South Tyrol via the Timmelsjoch Pass and discover the Italian side of the Alps before returning to the Hotel Edelweiss & Gurgl for a fine meal in the evening.
The mountains around Obergurgl are home to 100 kilometres of well-maintained hiking trails, giving visitors the opportunity to experience the Ötztal Alps close up. Follow in the footsteps of smugglers and adventurers on a hike over the Austrian-Italian border to South Tyrol via a secret path once used to transport contraband far away from the prying eyes of customs officers.
The Hotel Edelweiss & Gurgl is the ideal starting point for hikes and treks to the peaks around this beautiful mountain village.
Not all of the trails around Obergurgl lead up to the glaciers and peaks of the Ötztal Valley. Families will find many easy hiking paths with lots to see and do for childen while their parents take a rest and admire the magnificent panoramic views of the imposing summits at the end of the Ötztal Valley. Thanks to its excellent location in the heart of Obergurl, the Hotel Edelweiss & Gurgl is the ideal starting point for hikes into the mountains as well as long and short walks through the lush green meadows.
And don't forget Grandma and Grandpa! In Obergurgl many of the cable cars and lifts operate throughout the summer, so guests of all ages and fitness levels can easily experience the peace and beauty of the mountains while staying at the four-star Hotel Edelweiss & Gurgl.
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