Archive | Innsbruck

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Celebrate Autumn Traditions Like A Local… In Stunning Innsbruck

10/10/2019 The cattle have come down from the mountain pastures, the Alpine peaks that surround the stunning city of Innsbruck are taking on their autumn hues and it’s time to celebrate the changing seasons… ‘Törggelen’ style. It’s the ideal time to live like a local and embrace this traditional autumn festival – with a brisk […]

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Innsbruck secures prestigious three-year mountain bike world tour deal

19/08/2019 Action-packed ‘Capital of the Alps‘ Innsbruck has secured its unique place on the international mountain bike competition circuit until 2022. Organisers of the Crankworx World Tour have confirmed the city as the only European stop for the elite gravity mountain bike festival in June 2020, 2021 and 2022. It joins Rotorua, New Zealand and […]

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Top 5 reasons to put Innsbruck on your summer bucket list

09/07/2019 The Capital of the Alps‘ unique iconic blend of urban and imperial attractions, provides every ingredient for the perfect summer getaway. Here are the top five reasons why you should visit Innsbruck this summer; You won’t spend all of your holiday travelling – with direct flights from all major airports in the UK, you […]

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Crankworx Has Cranked It Up In 2019

26/04/2019 One of the world’s biggest mountain bike freeriding competitions is descending on the Capital of the Alps this summer for the third year running, with all-new challenges awaiting the competitors. Innsbruck is the second of just three global stops on the international Crankworx Tour and is the only chance for adrenaline junkie spectators to […]

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Top Five Reasons Innsbruck Is Geared Up For Bike Lovers

10/04/2019 Throughout winter Innsbruck hosts active travellers seeking the thrill of the snow-clad slopes but come spring and summer the Capital of the Alps, and its surrounding villages and valleys, gets its wheels in motion to turn into a biker’s paradise. The slopes surrounding the city open up for mountain bikers, with forest tracks and […]

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Take A Walk In The Footsteps Of An Emperor

27/02/2019 Visitors to Innsbruck can follow in the footsteps of Austria’s famous Emperor Maximilian I as part of a new walking initiative, designed to give people the inside track in the Capital of the Alps. This year is the 500th anniversary of the death of Habsburg Emperor Maximilian I, and Innsbruck is pulling out the […]

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Innsbruck in the news

04/10/2018 It’s been a great time for Innsbruck, with significant media coverage of the recent UCI Road World Championships showing the beauty and sporting challenge the Capital of the Alps offers. It’s been a great experience for the Shepherd PR team supporting media activities for the event with our client Innsbruck Tourism. Now it’s time […]

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Innsbruck scales new heights in sporting adventure travel

07/09/2018 Action-packed biking and cycling adventures, just a stone’s-throw from a vibrant city centre, are the specialism of the Capital of the Alps, Innsbruck. And if you need proof that this awesome city, just two hours’ flight from the UK, is a thrill-seeker’s paradise, just take a look at the internationally acclaimed sporting events on […]

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More flights to Innsbruck this Winter

28/08/2018 British Airways, easyJet and Laudamotion are introducing more flights to Innsbruck ready for the ski season. From 9 December 2018, British Airways will run flights from London Heathrow to Innsbruck every day of the week, bar Wednesday, as well as twice a day on weekends. A return flight, from London Heathrow to Innsbruck, with […]

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Inspiring Summer Experiences Put Innsbruck On The City-Break Map

10/08/2018 Summer in the city of Innsbruck is vibrant, cultured and quite simply unmissable. From world-class summer ski-jump practise to glittering Swarovski events, the eclectic magical mix is a must.  Here are three holiday highlights to make your stay in the Capital of the Alps an unforgettable experience.   Towering high above Innsbruck is the […]