Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Schwaz

The area's monuments and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Schwaz. This city is well-known for its skiing and mountain views. Swarowski Crystal Worlds and Tyrolean Provincial Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Schwaz

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Schwaz has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Schwazer Silver Mine (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Kellerjoch Cable Car (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Steht Kopf House (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Spieljoch Cable Car (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Hochfuegen Ski Resort (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Erlebnistherme Zillertal (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Schwaz

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Schwaz. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wolfsklamm Gorge (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Achensee (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Ahornboden Nature Reserve (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Alpbach Valley (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Glungezer (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Lake Baggersee (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Schwaz

Fly into Innsbruck (INN-Kranebitten), the closest airport, located 18.7 mi (30.1 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Schwaz Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Schwaz?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,640 house rentals around Schwaz. From 177 Houses to 1,262 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Schwaz is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Schwaz?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Schwaz. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Schwazer Silver Mine: 2,748 home rentals
  • Schwaz Station: 2,532 home rentals
  • Schwaz Church: 2,702 home rentals
  • Schwaz Franciscan Monastery: 2,675 home rentals
  • Kellerjoch Cable Car: 2,530 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Schwaz listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Schwaz?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 177 Houses in Schwaz. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Schwaz include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,262 lodging choices
  • Villas: 27 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 19 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Schwaz?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 112 vacation homes with pool available in Schwaz.

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