Timmelsjoch High Mountain Road

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If you’re planning a visit to the Obergurgl area, be sure to check out the highest mountain pass of the Eastern Alps– the Timmelsjoch High Mountain Road.  At an altitude of 2500 meters, you’ll experience the absolutely stunning natural scenery  of the Otztal Valley, including unprecedented views of the Alps, steep rocky slopes and mountain… Read more »

Health and High Altitude Chalets

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Recently, I discovered an article on www.obergurgl.com regarding the positive health effects related to vacationing in high altitude resorts, like Obergurgl-Hochgurgl. How interesting, considering how when we normally hear about the effects on humans in altitude there is generally a negative connotation. Common related articles cover topics such as altitude sickness and preparing for climactic… Read more »

Obergurgl-Hochgurgl Summer Lifts Now Open

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Summer is in full swing in Obergurgl and there is no better way to experience it than by taking the summer lifts up to the highest points! The lifts are not just for hikers – though this is a great way to experience the beautiful scenery of the area. Taking a mountain lift can lead… Read more »

Cycling at the Chalet at 11º East, Part 1

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Did you know that Obergurgl is a fantastic destination for biking/cycling? Enjoy scenic trails where you’ll see mountains, meadows and plenty of postcard-worthy views. There are varying degrees of difficulty on the routes so there is something for everyone, no matter your experience level. Here are our recommended cycling routes with all the info you… Read more »