Situated near to the Stubai glacier, Neustift is the most well-known and at the same time most visited village of the valley.
The surrounding scenery of mountain peaks is breathtaking. The Elfer lifts take hikers, climbers, bikers and paragliders up into beautiful heights directly by the village.
Situated at the bottom of the Stubaivalley, Neustift attracts visitors through a number of nature trails and adventure paths.
This is where the nature lover reaches beautiful areas and floral regions via cable car.
Neustift at the bottom of the Stubai Valley
The widely-dispersed community area of Neustift begins about 4 km from Fulpmes, reaching deep into the glacier regions both in the Unterberg - as well as the Oberberg Valley; the highest point, reaching 3505m and situated on the border to Italy, is the Zuckerhütl in the main crest of the Stubai Alps.
The size of the community is, after Sölden, the second largest in Tyrol and the third largest in Austria.
The area is divided in Neustift-village, Scheibe, Kampl, Neder, Schmieden, Milders, Schaller, Krößbach, Gasteig, Volderau, Falbeson, Ranalt, Mutterberg, Oberbergtal ,Herrengasse, Obergasse and Rain.
In Harmony with Nature:
The skiing and mountaineering village Neustift is the community centre, rich in tradition and dominated by the mighty village church. It spreads out on the alluvial fan of the Bachervalley. The view is all embracing, and enjoyed best from the banks on the left side of the valley.
In the backdrop of the valley you catch sight of the Paffengroup, flanked by the Mair - and Brennerpeak, in the south the limestone towers of the Elfer-and Zwölferpeak rise on top of a primary rock base, that serve as a sundial for the Neustift community.
Turn your eyes outwards from the valley, and you catch sight of the beautifully formed mountains of the Serleskamm. A wide stretched view from the Hochnißl to Schwaz in the lower Innvalley. Near Neder the beautiful, romantic Pinnis Valley, with exquisite mountain pastures, opens up from the south. The well known Innsbruck hut, lies in the middle of a grand mountain scenery at the Pinnisjoch (2369m).
In the west, the mighty Habicht (3277m) protrudes, one of the most beautiful mountains in the country.
Leisure Activities in Neustift:
Open air baths, indoor swimming pool, sauna, year round skiing on the Stubai glacier, tennis courts, horse riding, hobby holiday, library, chess, exhibitions, kindergarten for visiting children, shooting stand, bowling, billiard, curling, fishing, hand-gliding, paragliding, bike rental, bike trails and fitness parcours.
Starting point of the 120 km long Stubai high trail, Grawa-waterfall, Franz-Senn-path, named after the famous”glacier priest” Franz Senn, who was laid to rest in Neustift,…
Neustift in Winter
Already for years, Neustift has been a well - known and frequently visited wintersport location, that offers ski runs at all levels of difficulty.
The Stubai glacier is especially appreciated, the biggest whole year - round skiing area in Austria, as well as the Elfer ski area with the 8-seat cable car and its t-bars.
Neustift special: 100% snow - guarantee from October to June on the Stubai glacier, longest tobogganing run in nature in Tyrol on the Elfer, highest lying mountain restaurant "Jochdohle" on the Stubai glacier.