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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Palace
“Touristical and historic point of worldwide interest. There are daytours offered with bus from Munich central starting with around 55€. If you are intersted in a private guided tour with private car you may also ask me.”
  • 205 locals recommend
Jewellery Store
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“The Must-see for all Swarovski Crystal fans (Wattens) Located next to the Swarovski headquarter in Wattens HOW TO GET THERE: Bus line 4123 from Innsbruck central station, get off in Wattens”
  • 51 locals recommend
Transportation
“Beautiful palace, worth visiting and going inside. Totally crazy rooms and royal interior. It has a big park territory with several other building in it, e.g. Maurischer Kiosk - just beautiful for Instagram pics :-) Can be combined with hiking - there are several routes. Tip: Go either with a car or take a direct bus from ZOB (central bus station at Hackerbrücke).”
  • 49 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Description Innsbruck's most famous landmark shines in the heart of the historic old town. The splendid alcove balcony gets its name from the 2,657 fire-gilded copper tiles that adorn the roof. The building has reigned over medieval houses and shady arcades for over 500 years. It was built by Emperor Maximilian who very much enjoyed the view: from there he would look down over the colourful hustle and bustle of his city, watch jousting tournaments and be revered from below. The shining golden roof can be seen on entering the historic old town but it is also well worth taking a look up close. The structure below the roof is richly adorned with a wide variety of figures and images, including many curiosities. Bare facts and a love triangle An exposed backside sticks prominently out from the Golden Roof. Admittedly, it is only a few centimetres in size and it belongs to one of the many figures set below the roof. Why bare facts? This question remains unanswered and is one of the many mysteries that surround the landmark. Maybe the revenge of medieval craftsmen who weren't paid? We can only speculate. The front of the structure is decorated with a man and two wives: Emperor Maximilian is portrayed next to his wife of the time Bianca Maria Sforza. He didn't like her much, however, and that is why his first wife – Maria von Burgund – also looks out from the relief. Another eye-catcher: Small men with twisted limbs. They are morisco dancers, who were effectively the breakdancers of the Middle Ages. The Golden Roof is a must-see for anyone visiting Innsbruck. Come to the historic old town and see for yourself. You can't miss it. In the adjoining museum, you can immerse yourself in the time of Emperor Maximilian. Opening times Opening times May to September: Monday to Saturday 10 am – 5 pm October to April: Tuesday to Sunday 10 am – 5 pm Closed in November”
  • 57 locals recommend
Mountain
“Top of Germany. Must visit the top. Only 30 minutes by car to the new cable car station to reach the top.”
  • 43 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Höchster Wasserfall Europas inkludiert in Zell am See Kaprun Sommerkarte Highest waterfalls in Europe, included in Zell am See Kaprun summercard”
  • 35 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Größtes Kaufhaus in der Innenstadt Largest department store in the city center ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Wir liegen am Ostrand des Nationalparks, aber mit einigen der schönsten Zugängen dazu - über das S-charl Tal zum Beispiel ... aber auch viele andere Wanderrouten - immerhin ist der fast 180 km² gross..”
  • 14 locals recommend
Trail
“Beautiful gorge walk. Take a torch or use your phone light for the darker parts. It's always pretty cold in the gorge and wet from the running river so wear appropriate clothing. There is an alm hut further up to which you can eat at. 5 EURO entry. A must see!”
  • 26 locals recommend
Park
“per molti anni premiato come più bel giardino d'Europa. mehrere Jahre lang als schönster Garten Europas gekührt. for many years priced like best garden in Europe.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Souvenir Shop
“Towering high above Innsbruck on the wooded Bergisel Hill, the brand-new Bergisel Ski Jump is a sight to behold. The hill itself is a historic site, scene of the 1809 battles in which Andreas Hofer led some Tyrolean peasants against French and Bavarian forces in the Tyrolean War of Independence. The first ski jump was erected here in the year 1925. And in 1964 and 1976, the Innsbruck Ski Jump was venue of the Olympic Ski Jumping competitions. Reconstruction plans have been discussed widely. Finally, Iraqi-born and London-based star architect Zaha Hadid won the related architectural competition and designed the spectacular new ski jump. Construction works began in 2001 and have been completed in September 2002. Zaha Hadid designed what is already considered a tourist attraction that should be on the itinerary of every visitor to Innsbruck. The Tower stands 47 meters tall and provides spectacular views. The new facilities now can hold 28,000 spectators. Each year, the refurbished Bergisel Stadium plays host to the annual Four Hills Tournament in January and to a Summer Grand Prix Jumping Event. All Bergisel Stadium facilities, including gondola, elevator, panoramic café, and vantage spot on the jumping platform are open to visitors. From the stylish Restaurant there are uninterrupted panoramic views of the lofty surrounding peaks of Patscherkofel, Nordkette, Hohe Munde and Serles. As of May 2003, the visit to Innsbruck’s newest architectonic attraction is free with the „All Inclusive Innsbruck Card“. architect Zaha Hadid, 2001 - 2002 hybrid of specific sports site and public function (panoramic - restaurant and viewing platform) tower with foot, "head" and approach ramp combination of tower and bridge (91,60 m long; 48,35 m high) numerous international prizes regarded as "modern" symbol of Innsbruck Opening times Opening hours winter November - May: Wednesday - Monday 10.00 am - 5.00 pm closed on Tuesday 19 - 30 November closed Opening hours summer June - October: Monday - Sunday 9.00 am - 6.00 pm Attention: several closing days during the year (to be found on Hours of operation Bergisel )”
  • 36 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Garden of the Hofburg. The Hofburg in Innsbruck is a residence built and inhabited by the Habsburgs.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Nature
“NEW from Summer 2018 - National Park Summer Card included (valid from 01.05. to 31.10.) Great deals offered by the National Park Summer Card valid from 01.05. to 31.10. You will receive the National Park Summer Card on the first day of your holiday. Simply show this card during your summer holiday in the National Park holiday region, and let the fun and exciting offers begin: CHOOSE AN ACTIVITY FROM OVER 60 ATTRACTIONS EVERY DAY AND USE THE TRANSPORT ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION • FREE TRIP over the Großglockner High Alpine Road World of Adventure • FREE ENTRY – Ferleiten Wildlife and Leisure Park • FREE ENTRY - Kitzlochklamm gorge in Taxenbach • FREE ENTRY – Water worlds and the Krimml waterfa”
  • 19 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Der größte Outdoor-Freizeitpark in Österreich - Outdoor: Rafting, Canyoning, Caving - Climbing: Hochseilgarten, Flying Fox & Mega Swing, Kletterturm, Rock Längenfeld Klettersteig - Water Area: Waterslide Park&Cliff Dving, Wakeboard, Blobbing, Cannonball, Water Ramp, Beach Bar, etc. - Offroad: Motocross Freeeride, Mountainbike und vieles mehr... Details unter: www.area47.at”
  • 22 locals recommend
Lake
“The Braies Wild Lake is a mountain lake in the Braies Valley in the South Tyrolean municipality of Braies. It lies a few kilometres south of Alta Pusteria between Bruneck and Dobbiaco in the Braies Dolomites. It is part of the Fanes-Sennes-Braies Nature Park and thus a protected natural monument.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Music Venue
“The Treibhaus has amazing concerts and hilarious Cabarets from both well known and underground artists alike for very cheap prices. - Check out the Timetable on the Toilet ;)”
  • 34 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Typical Bavarian and german dishes and very good beer! Perfect at the end of the day after a long hike :)”
  • 11 locals recommend
Trail
“Die Breitachklamm ist eine durch die Breitach geschaffene Klamm im Allgäu. Sie liegt am Ausgang des Kleinwalsertals bei Tiefenbach, einem Ortsteil der Gemeinde Oberstdorf. Sie ist – neben der Höllentalklamm – die tiefste Klamm der Bayerischen Alpen und die tiefste Felsenschlucht Mitteleuropas. Wikipedia Adresse: Klammstraße 47, 87561 Oberstdorf ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“local burrito restaurant & take-away. A local favourite amongst hipsters and students.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Hotel
“Take the elevator to the 12th floor to enjoy food and drinks either inside or out on a terrace. If you walk one level higher you can find a temporarily opened rooftop bar with a 360° view around the valley!”
  • 25 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Beste Pizza und Pasta der Stadt mit einer tollen Atmosphäre sowie einem Bar Bereich mit Musik und guten Cocktails. Reservierung beforzugt Best pizza and pasta in the city with a great atmosphere and a bar area with music and good cocktails. reservation requested”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Located in the heart of the old town this place really is worth a visit. It's a historical place where generations have had their bear...”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
“The Irish Pub in an institution in Garmisch, open 7 days a week offering live music at the weekends, large beer garden and plenty of screens to watch the match. whatever your preference. Run and owned by Dublin man Ian O Hagan for the last 25 years. Tell him Adrian sent you!!!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Malga
“The Arzler Alm (cottage) is perfect for a little hiking (30 min.), enjoying a wonderful view and relish the homemade bakeries from the famous former pastry cook.”
  • 15 locals recommend

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