Already from a large distance you see the town’s landmark: St. George’s parish church- Tyrol’s second largest church. The cultural wealth of the picturesque small town is the result of its ancient history, which starts even in the Bronze age. From the Romans over the first Christian missionaries until the monarchies of the middle age – in Neustift you will see a contemplative piece of history. Many traditions and ancient customs have been hold up until today. That makes the village even more likeable.
Stubai Valley is the third largest community of Tyrol and one of its most important tourist regions. When you visit Neustift for the first time you will know why. You are quickly seeing the region’s amenities. Even if the Stubai Valley is highly popular and only Neustift has about 1 Million books overnight at year, you can easily get a distance to the city. As soon as you are engaging with the nature of Tyrol’s mountains you are in another world.
Neustift, in Stubai Valley, is the perfect destination for hiking holidays. Among ramblers the “Stubaier Höhenweg” with its 120 km’s through the surrounding mountains, is considered to be one of Europe’s most challenging and beautiful hiking routes. Starting and arrival point of the inimitable hiking trail is Neustift. This tour leading you over nine stages in a height of 2.000-3.000 meters above sea level. As an impassioned and ambitious hiker or mountaineer you will find your absolute fulfilling.
Due to its ideal location, in the Stubai Valley around Neustift, you will find uncountable opportunities for varied bike tours. Alongside the Ruetz, the river flowing through the valley, mountain bikers find beautiful paths. During your bike tours through the Stubai valley you have the opportunity to rest in one of the numerous pastures and experience the Tyrolean’s hearty hospitality. After your bike holidays in Neustift you will tell your friends about your bike tours through Stubai Valley for a long time.
Stubai Valley doesn’t need to be described to winter sport lovers, because almost everybody knows it. The skiing area on Stubai glacier is one of the most famous in Europe. Skiers from all over the world come here to become part of this fantastic winter world. Maybe, skiing holidays in Neustift, is the best thing you can do in winter. No matter if you want skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, cross-country-skiing or winter hiking. There are no limits during your holidays at Stubai Valley.
- Stubai glacier: one of the most famous ski resorts in Europe
- Hiking and mountain high trails (e.g. the Stubai high trail)
- Alpine tours and mountain biking trails along the Ruetz