The charming valley at the German –Austrian border
Austria’s Kleinwalsertal valley in the Allgäu Alps is situated between 1086 and 1215 metres, and is surrounded on three sides by summits which are above 2000 metres. The visible special feature in the valley is the unique culture of the Walser.
Architecture, language and traditional costume are evidence today of the special history of the Kleinwalsertal valley. Discover the versatility of this charming high mountain valley and enjoy an unforgettable holiday in one of the loveliest regions of the Alps.
Unlimited action-packed holidays in the Kleinwalsertal valley
In summer 185 km of hiking trails proceed through blossoming mountain pastures. Seven cable cars, in both Germany and Austria, serve as ascent aids and help many people tackle the summits. With the ‘Bergbahnen Inklusive’ (cable cars inclusive) ticket, nothing stands in the way of a boundless two-country holiday. Its optimum location between 1100 and 2500 metres altitude, along with the well-known summits, such as the Großer Widderstein, the Kanzelwand and the Hoher Ifen make the region attractive to those who hike at a gentle pace and also mountaineers who are looking for action.
A total of six "Genusshütten" in the Kleinwalsertal valley provide sustenance and an insight into agricultural life. Of course it is predominantly regional and seasonal dishes which are served.
Toque-awarded cuisine in the Kleinwalsertal valley
Toque-awarded cuisine in the Kleinwalsertal valley has any amount of highlights, offering wonderful regional specialities. Toques are awarded in the famous gastronomic guide Gault Millau for outstanding restaurant quality.
There are currently seven designated toque-awarded establishments in Kleinwalsertal valley. The most awarded restaurant, with 3 toques, is located right in the Travel Charme Ifen Hotel. In his toque-awarded restaurant Kilian Stuba, Sascha Kemmerer serves up exceptional dishes made using predominantly local ingredients.
A holiday in Travel Charme Ifen Hotel
In the midst of the Kleinwalsertal valley, Travel Charme Ifen Hotel, is the summit of hospitality. Alpine architecture with local wood and sophisticated materials creates an authentic atmosphere and ensures, as well as an attractive range of indulgent offers, an all-round relaxing holiday experience.
The PURIA Premium Spa which spans some 2300 m², in the only 5-star hotel in the valley, pampers in the first instance and provides superb views to the mountains in Wals. Swim in our "Bergsee" which has an 18 metre indoor pool and an outdoor whirlpool, perspire in the various saunas, be pampered with our fantastic treatments or enjoy some time-out in our salt-water sound pool.