Residing at the foot of the majestic Nockspitze Mountain, the enchanting village of Mutters has enjoyed the same serenity for over 3000 years. Mutters possesses a provincial appeal that exudes an air of rural idyll; it is an ideal place for those seeking solace to escape to and has twice been voted the region’s most beautiful village. Breath-taking vistas can be enjoyed from the village’s 800m vantage point while perfectly preserved farmhouses allude to a rich agricultural past. A wander through a flower-filled meadow will afford strollers a sense of tranquillity that no city ever could.
Mutters’ most iconic natural landmark is undoubtedly Mutterer Alm, a majestic mountain that reigns resplendently over the village. Smooth and sleek cable cars transport visitors to the mountain’s summit, where panoramic vistas and awe-inspiring hiking trails can be enjoyed. Traditional mountain huts provide local delicacies sure to warm and satisfy during an invigorating hike.
Immerse yourself in Mutters’ captivating customs by visiting one of the regular village fairs, authentic events in which prized cultural expressions are revealed. Expect to enjoy open-air marching bands, tales of folklore and fantasy in addition to horse drawn carriage rides through the mystical woodlands and atmospheric forests. Additionally, local farmers are perpetually delighted to offer visitors tours of their traditional farms, in which complex agricultural processes are revealed.
During your visit to the legendary landmark of Mutterer Alm, ensure you visit a restaurant as quaint and charismatic as a fairy tale cottage; Muttereralm Gastromiebetreibe is a delightful diner which specialises in traditional Tyrolean treats. Sit back and absorb the awe-inspiring Alpine view before tucking into tender chicken breasts accompanied by potato salad, fresh vegetables and soft boiled eggs. (Nockhofweg 52, Mutters A-6162, Austria)