Movement, fun and adrenaline – the Tyrolean way

Active holidays in Ischgl

Ischgl in Tyrol is definitely a paradise for active holiday guests – in summer just like in winter. Because there is a myriad of ways to spend an exciting holiday in Ischgl: from a little more slow-paced activities like horse-back riding to adrenaline-filled adventures like paragliding or a ride on the Ischgl SkyFly. 

Ischgl: a place for energetic holiday guests 

Ischgl, the little town with 1,600 inhabitants, is located at the Paznaun in Tyrol surrounded by the Silvretta and Verwall mountains – some of the most beautiful mountains in all of Tyrol. The region offers a large number of activities, places of interest and excursions during every season. This guarantees that you get to spend an eventful holiday that is bound to stay in your mind for a long time coming. 

If you would like to start into the day by being active, there are plenty of running and Nordic Walking trails through the impressive landscape surrounding Ischgl. Families with children love to spend their summer days at the adventure park or on a family hike together. And adrenaline junkies can test their courage while paragliding or during a ride with the Ischgl SkyFly. 

Are you ready for an exciting and diverse holiday at the Tyrolean Paznaun? Then find and book your accommodation in Ischgl right away! 

Sports during your holiday in Ischgl in Tyrol

You’re a passionate athlete? Then Ischgl is just the right place for you! Because away from the slopes and hiking trails of the Silvretta Arena, there are plenty of other activities for every taste at the active region at the Paznaun. 

“Game, set and match!” at the tennis centre in Ischgl. Whether it’s indoors or on a clay court outside: the tennis sport has become increasingly popular over the last few years. That’s hardly surprising – it’s the perfect sport to work off some energy. 

Good to know: The tennis centre is open daily until 22:00 – so there is no reason not to have a little late-night tennis match for all those who are still in the mood for some exercise after hiking or a ski day! 

You love to head out onto a little morning run directly from your hotel? That’s great! Whether it’s along the road, on forest trails or walking paths: nature is at your feet on just about every route! Looking at the beautiful panoramic views of the Silvretta and Verwall mountain ranges is going to add a little extra bounce to your step in Ischgl in Tyrol – promise! 

Plenty of hotels are located directly at hiking and running trails. Have a look at all the accommodation options in Ischgl and book your active holiday in the summer! 

On horse back … 

… you get to discover the Paznaun in the gentlest way possible! The riding schools of the region offer a number of ways to gather some riding experiences: from a sporty ride to private riding lessons with a trainer. And in the colder months, you can snuggle up with lots of blankets on a horse-drawn carriage. There is hardly anything more romantic than a 2PS ride through the snowy winter wonderland of Ischgl! 

Attention, adrenaline junkies: paragliding & Ischgl SkyFly

Animal lovers, hikers, winter sports athletes … in Ischgl, they all get their money’s worth. And the same goes for all those who need that little kick during their holidays. Whether it’s while paragliding or during a speedy flight with the Ischgl SkyFly: the Tyrolean region stands for pure adrenaline. 

If you would like to discover the region from a bird’s eye perspective, you get a chance to do so while paragliding in Ischgl. You can choose from thermal, gliding or panorama flights and – together with your guide – get to discover Ischgl from above. 

One of the highlights during every season is the Ischgl SkyFly! This zipline with three sections allows for top speeds of up to 84 kilometres per hour. Two parallel lines make it possible for you to fly together with your partner or friend. Across a distance of two kilometres, you’ll glide over the valleys and ravines of the Silvretta Arena! A truly unique and almost weightless experience! 

 

Active holidays for families

Families with children get to look forward to a jam-packed programme of activities in Ischgl. On every single day of your holiday, a new adventure awaits both the little ones and the grown-ups. Have a look at the current weekly programme right away and get an overview of what’s being offered. At the Paznaun Kids Club and at the Paznaun Youth Club, children from four to ten and eleven to sixteen years old are welcome. 

But there are plenty of other activities ensuring fun and variety as well. Always occupying centre stage: the quality time you get to spend with your children. No matter if that’s during adventure hikes, at Ischgl’s public pools or while exploring the crystal-clear mountain lakes. 

You love to go hiking together with the whole family? Then you’ve got all the reason to feel excited: there are more than 1,000 kilometres of hiking trails at the Paznaun surrounding Ischgl, Galtür, Kappl and See! A lot of them are perfect for families with children. That’s what makes hiking fun! 

You’ve found the best offers, booked the hotel and planned your trip to Ischgl already? Then find out more about the Silvretta Card all inclusive and start looking forward to even more advantages during your summer holiday in Ischgl! 

The adventure park Vider Truja 

At Lake Vidersee, there’s fun and adventure for all ages at the Vider Truja adventure park. During a walk through the high alpine landscape, it’s not just the little turquoise reservoir lake that’ll amaze you. There is plenty more excitement coming at the adventure trail. That’s where little explorers get to experience the element of water and make some unforgettable holiday memories. 

By the way: You can get to the adventure park Vider Truja via the adventure hiking route Ischgl. The 2.5 hours long hike across 7.5 kilometres is perfect for families and impresses with three different vegetation zones and two gigantic suspension bridges! Alternatively, the adventure hiking route can also be reached via the Silvrettabahn and Fimbabahn cable cars. 

Adventure stage 

The natural stage at Lake Schwarzwassersee and at Lake Pardatschersee should definitely make it onto the holiday schedule of every family! Why? That’s easy: at the wood, stone and rope construction – modelled after nature – children can get in touch with the elements. Ambition and creativity are awakened easily because throughout the stages, children can swing, balance and constantly discover something new. Whether it’s at the boulder wall, the two climbing towers or the slackline parcours … 

Details about the adventure stage: 

  • walking time: about 45 minutes
  • length: 1,6 kilometres 
  • difference in altitude: 50 metres
  • Tip: there’s the possibility of having a barbecue at Lake Pardatschersee
     

Fishing in Ischgl 

Did you know that the Paznaun is one of the most water-rich valleys in Tyrol and has incredibly great water quality? So, it’s no surprise that there are plenty of fish in the lakes and rivers. 

The same goes for the Trisanna, where river trouts and brook trouts feel particularly at home. Or at Lake Schwarzwassersee with its quiet fishing spots where you can mostly find rainbow trouts and grey trouts. By the way, at Lake Schwarzwassersee, excursionists also have the chance to have a barbecue. That’s a great way to prepare and savour your freshly caught fish right away … 

Place your ball and drive: minigolf in Ischgl 

The thought of playing minigolf in summer brings back some old childhood memories? it’s high time to refresh those, then! And you can do so during an exciting match of minigolf at the Trisannaweg in Ischgl! From spring to September, people play minigolf at this 18-hole facility day in and day out. You should also try pit-pat – an exciting version of pool billiard! Good to know: On rainy days, the minigolf facility is closed. 

As you can see: An active holiday in Ischgl means action, variety and entertainment on every single day of your holiday! Click through the hotels and accommodations surrounding the Silvretta Arena and send them a non-binding enquiry for your active holiday in summer or winter!