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Road bike tours in Ötztal

Hiking Trail recommended route

Familyround Sautens - AREA 47

Hiking Trail · Sautens
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  • Area 47
    Area 47
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m 800 750 700 3,5 3,0 2,5 2,0 1,5 1,0 0,5 km E-Bike Ladestation Rastplatz'l Sautens Trip Tirol … Ötztal
SAUTENS -> Au -> Brunnau -> AREA 47
Distance 3.7 km
1:00 h
7 m
60 m
800 m
696 m
The easy hike starts in Sautens, directly right hand side next to the bridge at the village entrance. From the swimming pool you follow the asphalt road down to the river. Wald along the Ötztaler Ache and cross the bridge to the village Brunau. From Brunau you walk along the forest and fields to AREA 47.

AREA 47 is the biggest outdoor playground in austria! Choose your favouriste activity from rafting, canyoning, swimming, climbin or flying fox.

Author’s recommendation

At AREA 47 visit the new WAKE AREA with wake board lake
Highest point
800 m
Lowest point
696 m
Best time of year

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Rest stops

Trip Tirol ➤ Area 47 der ultimative Outdoorpark im Ötztal

Safety information

Easy hike; suitable for beginners and walkers. Please pay attention to the current weather report: https://www.oetztal.com/de/sommer.html

Tips and hints

More details about hiking In Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/wandern 


Sautens (754 m)
47.211001, 10.868981
47°12'39.6"N 10°52'08.3"E
32T 641528 5230306


Area 47

Turn-by-turn directions

From the leisure center of Sautens (swimming pool) you follow the Ache river in the direction of the recycling plant and Au - cross Ötztaler Ache at the height of Brunauer Steg bridge - from Brunau you walk along the Ache river on a gravel trail until you get to the AREA 47.


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Public transport

Enjoy a both comfortable and relaxing train ride to the train station in Ötztal Bahnhof. You get off the train in ÖTZTAL Bahnhof where you change to a public bus or local taxi. The current bus schedule can be found at: http://fahrplan.vvt.at


Getting there

The car drive to the Ötztal valley. Situated in Tirol, the Ötztal valley set off in southerly direction and is the longest side valley in the Eastern Alps. The journey with the car leads you through the Inntal valley to the entrance of the valley and further on through the valley. Among the toll motorways you can also use the country roads. A route planner will show you the easiest and most convenient way: https://www.google.at/maps


The following parking facilities are available in Sautens:
  • right after the bridge right on the big gravel parking lot - for free


47.211001, 10.868981
47°12'39.6"N 10°52'08.3"E
32T 641528 5230306
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Kompass #043 | Ötztaler Alpen Ötztal, Pitztal | 1:50.000


Appropriate equipment such as breathable suitable outdoor clothes for the weather, ankle-high walking boots, wind-, rain- & sun protection, hat, possibly gloves, is for all hikes and tours necessary. Please bring a first-aid box, a mobile phone, a walking map and if there is no hut on the way a snack and enough to drink.

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3.7 km
1:00 h
7 m
60 m
Highest point
800 m
Lowest point
696 m
Family-friendly Refreshment stops available Suitable for strollers Linear route


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