In Lienz, where AdventureAustria is based, there are a large amount of sights, attractions and things to do for visiting guests of all ages. For those wanting to break up their activity holiday, or for those that are interested visiting some sights, we are able to recommend a number of things to do in Lienz. Sights can be visited in your own time or we can make the arrangements including transport for you or your group as part of your package. The following is a list of the most popular sights and things to do in Lienz.
Alpine coaster – Osttirodler
New in 2011, the so-called Osttirodler alpine roller coaster takes you downhill at speeds of up to 40kph! One of the longest and most spectacular alpine coasters in the Alps and guaranteed to put a smile on your face! Visit website: www.lienzer-bergbahnen.at
Wildpark Assling – childrens zoo
Located a short drive from Lienz, Wildpark Assling is a paradise for families with young children. Plenty of animals to touch and see, an alpine fun bob, children’s play area and excellent restaurant make for an excellent day out. Visit website: www.wildpark-assling.at
Loacker confectionary museum and shop
Loacker are producers of high quality confectionary and biscuits with exports worldwide. Their factory is located a few kilometres away from Lienz. A small museum, coffee area and store selling their mouth-watering products is well worth stopping for! Visit website: www.loacker.it
Moosalm climbing garden and childrens zoo
The Moosalm childrens zoo is located on the Hochstein mountain. Children can get close and personal with the animals, while older children and adults can venture onto the climbing rope garden. Visit website: www.moosalm.info
Kuenz schnapps distillery and tasting
This family run business have been producing quality schnapps using traditional methods for generations. Visit this fascinating farm and distillery and experience exactly how this amazing spirit is made and produced. Visit website: www.kuenz-schnaps.at or click here to find out more.
Drauweg – Innichen to Lienz downhill bike ride
Extremely popular during the summer months, this 65km bike ride is a gentle ride from Innichen in Italy to Lienz and is mostly downhill the whole way! A cycle path will take you along the route which follows the river Drau. Direct trains from Lienz take you to Innichen, the starting point. Watch Youtube video.
The Lienz town swimming pool is a large outdoor and indoor swimming pool complex. It is located centrally close to the football stadium. Excellent facilities for families and children. The indoor pool is open all year whilst the outdoor complex is open only during the summer.