Telfes lies in the midst of a wildly romantic mountain and nature landscape. In combination with the Stubai Glacier at the end of the valley, both guests and locals enjoy a unique postcard-like atmosphere.
With its wonderful southern exposure, the village of Telfes with its 1,500 inhabitants offers everything that makes holidays in the Stubaital a special pleasure. Tennis camp, indoor and outdoor pool with sauna or the predatory bird park are only some of the numerous leisure facilities. A walk along the beautiful Telfer Wiesn with the incomparable larch forests is a must when spending your summer holidays in the Stubai!
With the Schlick 2000, active holiday-makers find a real paradise nearby. In the Kalkkögel, the “Dolomites of Northern Tyrol”, walking, mountain hiking or climbing are a real pleasure. The panorama with its rugged summits and the view over the Stubai and Inn valley is charming.
In 1990, 1996 and 2014 Telfes was the venue of the mountain running world championship, and 2009 venue of the mountain run European championship, always within the context of the annual Schlicker Almlauf.
Village of roses
A unique nature experience is the splendour of the roses in Telfes, which charms with its bright colours and heady scents. Walk through Telfes with the help of a guide and discover over 1,500 different kinds of roses in the numerous parks and gardens. Experience the colour and form variety of this most noble flower in Austria’s first village of roses during high bloom from June to end of October.
Great tours await mountain bikers around the Pfarrachalm. Those with stamina can go on to the Kreitheralm. The idyllic alpine retreats invite to a hearty meal with culinary specialities. Paragliders and hang-gliders leave their everyday life behind when flying off from the Mountain Station of the Schlick 2000.
A special experience is the nostalgic trip with the traditional Stubaitalbahn into Innsbruck. In the nearby state capital, many cultural points of interest await visitors.
Telfes Special: Bird of Prey Park with impressive flight demonstrations.
Together with the conveniently close skiing area Schlick 2000 and the Stubai Glacier, an interesting winter holiday in the Stubai is guaranteed. The village with about 1,500 inhabitants at approximately 990 m above sea level lies in the midst of a fantastic winter scenery.
Unforgettable is a winter hike across the beautiful Telfer Wiesn with unique views of the snow-covered larch forests. Top descents for skiers and snowboarders can be found in the adjacent Schlick 2000 skiing area. The high valley guarantees secure snow conditions until Easter.
Tired legs will recover during a visit of the indoor swimming pool with sauna, steam bath and Jacuzzi. With a hearty meal or a romantic candlelight dinner in a hotel, you can enjoy Stubai hospitality. The excellent hotels and restaurants prepare meals that are a real joy for gourmet palates.
Entertainment in Telfes
Telfes offers the right event for every taste: a tranquil torch-lit hike at night, entertaining night sledding or a snowshoe hike. In addition, a trip into the nearby state capital of Innsbruck is recommended. An insider tip is to make the trip with the traditional Stubaitalbahn.
Telfes Special: The wildly romantic nature invites you to take winter & torch hikes.