Discover fantastic landscapes and you will be able to experience first-hand the culture and the nature.
The indicated prices are only available to holders of the Hall-Wattens visitors’ card, applicable from 1 May to 31 October 2017. Guided tours are held in German and English on a regular basis. Other languages are available on request.
GUIDED HIKE – MONDAYS 4.00 PM Behind the scenes tour of a Nature Reserve
Take a walk on the wild side with one of our rangers who will tell you about his job in the great outdoors and about his daily tasks in the woodlands and mountains. Find out about the protection of endangered animal and plant species,about our environmental education programme for school children and natural history tours for young and old. Who knows, we might even sneak a peek at the local wildlife!
➜ Duration: About 2 hours ➜ Meeting-place: ‘Halltal’ car park, Absam ➜ Guest price: Free ➜ Normal price: EUR 6 per person ➜ Minimum participants: 2 persons with local guest card ➜ Maximum participants: 10 persons ➜ Booking: Book at Hall-Wattens Tourist Board by Monday midday at the latest ➜ Comfortable clothing recommended, takes place in all weathers!
RAMBLE: TUESDAYS 10.30 a.m. The taste of wild herbes
A qualified herb educationalist will take you on a nice and easy ramble and show you a vast array of herbs you can use for fresh spreads. The event will be rounded off by a tantalising tasting session with home-baked bread. Simply scoumptious!
➜ Duration: About 2 hours ➜ Meeting-place: Tulfes Tourist Board,Schmalzgasse 27, Tulfes ➜ Price: Free ➜ Minimum number: 2 persons ➜ Booking: Book at Hall-Wattens Tourist Board by Monday 6 p.m
GUIDED HIKE: FRIDAYS 9.00 a.m. Photo safari in the Halltal valley
Accompanied by our Nature Watch Guide we will hike through the pristine and stunning landscapes of Austria’s largest Nature Reserve, where salt was mined and mining history was written for centuries. Depending on season, catch a glimpse of splendid mountain landscapes, flora and fauna through binoculars or capture fascinating shots with a professional camera or your own Smartphone. The tour offers all you need for creating unforgettable holiday memories!
➜ Duration: About 5 hours ➜ Meeting-place: ‘Halltal’ car park, Absam ➜ Guest price: Free ➜ Normal price: EUR 10 per person ➜ Minimum number: 2 persons with local guest card ➜ Maximum number: 10 persons ➜ Booking: Book at Hall-Wattens Tourist Board by Thursday 6 p.m. at the latest ➜ You absolutely need walking boots, a waterproof jacket and your own provisions (drink!)
GUIDED HIKE: SUNDAYS 9.00 a.m. Hike to the Largoz summit in the Volders valley - The jewel in Tyrol's crown
Experienced hikers will enjoy climbing the first peak of the mountain range between Volders and Wattens valley. It’s simply an unforgettable experience. The trail leads through the forest to Largoz alpine hut where refreshments await you.Then it’s just one hour’s hike to the peak!
➜ Meeting-place: ‘Krepperhütte’ car park, Volderberg ➜ Duration: About 5 hours ➜ Guest price: Free ➜ Normal price: EUR 10 per person ➜ Minimum number: 2 persons with local guest card ➜ Maximum number: 10 persons ➜ Booking: Book at Hall-Wattens Tourist Board by Saturday 6 p.m. at +43(0)522345544 34 at the latest In case of bad weather, the Tourist Board offers an alternative, easy hiking tour to Voldertalhütte nearby.