On one hand, its residents attach great importance to the preservation of traditional values. On the other hand they have also the right spirit of the time, which is fundamental for the international popularity. Moreover, the proximity of the big cities Munich, Salzburg and Innsbruck contribute to the publicity of Going, which is well attended by many guests all year round.
Consistent with the tranquility of the town, the surrounding landscape is lovely and marked above all by many churches and chapels. This fact is caused primarily by its long history, dating back to the 12th century. Therefore, varied sacred buildings are among the most important sights, as well as the Chapel Prama or the rococo church “Hl. Kreuz”, which is one of the most beautiful churches throughout Tyrol.
The idyllic village Going is embedded in the breathtaking alpine scenery at the foot of the mountain “Wilder Kaiser”. Looking at this impressive mountain, passionate mountaineers can surely not resist the many hiking tours and the fantastic views over the Tyrolean Alps. Due to the varied walking trails, visitors have countless opportunities to explore the fascinating mountain scenery around Kitzbühel. Nature lovers will enjoy also go for a relaxing swim in one of the nearby natural bathing lakes. And you can go in for all kinds of sport: hiking, riding, trekking, climbing, golf, tennis, beach volleyball, biking… In summer active holidays have no limits!
Last but not least, Going is famous also for its skiing areas. For instance, in the immediate vicinity there are the skiing regions “Wilder Kaiser - Brixental” and “Going-Ellmau”, both with first-class ski runs. Enthusiastic cross-country skiers have access to miles of cross-country skiing trails. Of course, there are also available toboggan runs and paths for snowshoe hikers.
All in all, the village Going has the right offer for every kind of guest and for every season of the year. Due to the particular mixture of many different aspects, it is a very special place for unforgettable holidays.
- Climbing Eldorado Schleier Waterfall – 170 climbing routes
- "Goinger Badesee" - natural bathing lake in Going
- Hiking, alpine tours on the Kaiser Mountains
- Ski areas: Wilder Kaiser-Brixental and Going-Ellmau