A place of luscious winter landscapes, verdant, swooping valleys and diverse natural beauty, Berwang is an idyllic Alpine village that offers visitors a restorative respite from the demanding duress of modern life. Soar down the steep slope of the Jagerhaus on a traditional sled; hike some of the 600km picturesque paths; or slide around the snow smothered slopes on skis. Stare at the majestic mountain peaks while sipping on a locally brewed Rinnen beer, the region’s signature beverage, and smelling the enticing aromas of freshly baked bread.
The flower filled fields and scenic peaks of the Berwang area are enough to satisfy even the most energetic traveller; embark upon serene strolls or adventurous bike rides amidst this splendid scenery, ascending the mountain by foot or on the smooth and secure cable car to enjoy panoramic mountain vistas. Visit the refreshing lidos of Barenarena Berwang for a delightful dip into the cool waters of the lido before feasting the senses upon the sublime sights and smells of the Alpine Herb Garden. Sumptuous spas offer enriching water therapies inspired by the pioneering discoveries of physician Kniepp, giving guests the opportunity to restore mind, body and soul.
As the sun begins to set and an insatiable thirst begins to encroach, visit Austria’s highest brewery to discover the complex processes used in the production of RInnen beer. The Bierbrauerei Rinnen brews cloudy, cask conditioned beer using the natural rock water of the mountains; visitors gain insight into the recipes, fermentation and tradition of the region’s signature beverage while also getting to sample to rich and malty liquid.
For a traditional taste of Austria’s wholesome and hearty cuisine, sample the delectable delights of Restaurant Die Warmflasche. Enjoying magnificent mountain views and serving sumptuous specialities such as tender pork hocks and freshly caught trout, this culinary gem is the perfect place to satisfy your Austrian appetite.