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Road bike tours in Ötztal

Thematic Trail recommended route

Genusswandern zum Gaislacher See – Genusszeit ice Q

Thematic Trail · Sölden
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Distance 0.9 km
1:20 h
331 m
331 m
3,031 m
2,701 m
Gehobene Küche in Verbindung mit einer spektakulären Berglandschaft im hochalpinen Gelände schmiegen sich am Gaislachkogl wie Ying und Yang aneinander. So eignet sich nach einer genüsslichen Wanderung zum herzförmigen Gaislacher See in Kombination mit einem „stop-by“ in der Erlebniswelt 007 ELEMENTS die anschließende Belohnung mit modern-alpinen Köstlichkeiten in der James Bond Film Location, dem Restaurant Ice Q. Der Ice Q am Gaislachkogl, gilt als Gipfel des Genusses auf 3.048 m und vereint moderne Architektur, Alpine Cuisine und gehobene Weinkultur zu einem stilvoll-relaxten Gipfeltreffen für Gourmets. Mit einem atemberaubenden Naturerlebnis am Gaislacher See, der Reise in die Welt von James Bond im inneren des Gaislachkogls und gehobener Essenskultur mit Weitblick, garantiert die Themenwanderung Genusszeit Ice Q ein Hochgefühl aller Sinne!
Highest point
Gaislachkogl, 3,031 m
Lowest point
Gaislacher See, 2,701 m
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Safety information

For experienced mountaineers that are free from vertigo & surefooted, Very good physical condition, mountain experience & mountain equipment (see notice equipment) necessary, such as alpine security material, good weather conditions recommended. Please pay attention to the current weather report: 


Gaislachkogl Mountain station (3,031 m)
46.942112, 10.968070
46°56'31.6"N 10°58'05.1"E
32T 649783 5200611


Gaislachkogl Mountain station

Turn-by-turn directions

Von der Bergstation der Gaislachkoglbahn zuerst den felsigen Grat Tal einwärts. Danach verläuft rechts ein steiler Bergweg. Diesem folgt man entlang der vielen Serpentinen hinunter zum Gaislacher See. Schon nach ca. 30 min hat man den See erreicht. Auf dem Rückweg steigt man in steilen Serpentinen wieder hinauf und gelangt in ca. 50 min über den Grat zurück zur Gaislachkoglbahn. Dort bietet sich ein Besuch in der cineastischen Installation 007 ELEMENTS sowie eine anschließende kulinarische Belohnung im Restaurant Ice Q, der aussichtsreichen Filmlocation im James Bond Actionthriller Spectre an.

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


By road

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 Sölden:


  • Gaislachkoglbahn + underground garage

All parking is free during the day.

Parking for several days (eg hike tour):

  • Parkgarage Gaislachkoglbahn, Parkticket either online or directly at the cash desk of the Gaislachkoglbahn



46.942112, 10.968070
46°56'31.6"N 10°58'05.1"E
32T 649783 5200611
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Kompass #042 | Inneres Ötztal und Pitztal, Gurgler Tal, Venter Tal | 1:25.000 


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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0.9 km
1:20 h
331 m
331 m
Highest point
3,031 m
Lowest point
2,701 m
Out and back Refreshment stops available Fauna Insider tip


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