A holiday with loads of
highlights & awe-inspiring moments.
Your splendid vacation in Vent, Ötztal.
Gentle tourism in high Alpine areas: Vent, the superb summer and winter destination, nestles at 1900 meters above sea level. The secluded little mountain village offers a fantastic blend of deeply rooted traditions, Alpine history and culture landscape by preserving its genuine character. The area boasts some of the most classic Alpine peaks like Wildspitze, North Tirol's highest summit at 3774 meters, Similaun or majestic Weißkugel – attracting mountaineers and alpinists from all over the world.
A mountaineering village deeply rooted in tradition.
Already in 1860 Franz Senn, one of the first tourism pioneers, discovered the favorite location for high Alpine mountaineers. He installed several walking paths and hiking routes in the surroundings of Vent. Tourism was kicked off by considerably improving the economic situation in the rear valley. Since then, the huge hiking trail network has been permanently extended and countless mountain refuge huts were built. Some of them are run by the Alpine Association. Later the first ski lift was built. More and more people came to the valley in order to enjoy a mountain holiday amid the picture-book Alpine scenery. Over the years, Vent has become one of the very few but highly renowned summer and winter holiday resorts off the beaten tracks. The magic Alpine landscape add to a really unforgettable stay among friendly locals who appreciate their valley and its traditions. Myriad summer hiking trails and a unique small ski area promise fun and relaxation for all ages and preferences. Come and discover this charming little mountain resort for yourself. Vent – a holiday heaven amid unspoilt nature.