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Culture & Attractions in East Tyrol

Excursions and sporting events around Lienz

For those interested in culture Lienz and surroundings has to offer a lot. In addition to the many beautiful churches and the main square with its town hall "Liebburg" a visit to the Schloss Bruck is a must.


Castle Bruck in East Tyrol   The former summer residence of the Counts of Gorizia, it serves as a museum of the town of Lienz and has an art collection, an archaeology department of the East Tyrolean folklore objects and natural history department.

Bruck Castle is known especially for its collection of East Tyrolean painters Albin Egger-Lienz and Franz von Defregger.



Special Events in Lienz

Sportevent Dolomite man in Lienz East Tyrol   The "Dolomite Man" is probably the toughest team event in the world and is annually held in September in Lienz.
Other annual events not to be missed include the street theatre festival Olala, the spectacle of flying model aircraft club Lienz, the Moonlight Shopping and Zwergergassenfestl.



The East Tyrol Card - your ticket to 22 top experiences

From June to September with the East Tyrol Card explore the diversity of East Tyrol.
With just a ticket you can enjoy for 6 days 22 destinations including cable cars, museums, swimming pools and much more.

Also take a look at our essential summer packages: Here the East Tyrol Card is partially included in the package price - to save twice.

Family Wachtlechner is looking forward to receiving your non-binding enquiry.
Enjoy the culture and sights in East Tyrol.