Sillian in the East Tyrolean "Hochpustertal"
Sillian is situated at 1.103 metres above the adriatic sea and is the main place of the so-called Oberland area in East Tyrol. The wonderful landscape offers many oportunities for hiking and mountain biking.
In winter the Thurntaler ski area invites with 22 kilometres of skislopes between 1.100 to 2.400 metres. Crosscountry skiiers can use up to 30 km tracks wich are connected with the tracks in South Tyrol.
The Hochpustertal Holiday Region nestles between the Lienz and the South Tyrol Dolomites, an area in which families in particular feel very much at home. Enjoyable walks to some of Austrias highest tended mountain pastures in the Villgraten valley, the Puster valley high road with its impressive views and tourist destinations, the Tyrolean Gail valley with the Carnic mountain path, the Drau cycleway and East Tyrolean hospitality and tradition all ensure that your holidays in Hochpustertal will be everything you ever dreamed of.