A holiday with added value
Achensee is the homeland of Tirolean shale oil, the only boat ride in the state and the oldest steam cog railway still running in Tirol. This means that a holiday in Achensee provides much more than just an outdoor experience. Here you will find your own added value for a stay in Achensee!
The region’s classic
Tirolean shale oil
“Black gold”, as Tirolean shale oil is often called, is inseparable with Achensee. The oil shale required to extract shale oil is still mined in Bächental today. The product, whose healing powers have long been proven, is used by those who live in the region.
Achensee boat ride
The Achensee boat ride and Achensee’s steam cog railway are inseparable with the region’s history. It was with them that tourism began to develop in Achensee and they are still unique sights today.
And for those who fans of action, the AIRROFAN sky glider provides a very special adrenaline kick.