Kufstein Journals

Handy Border Town

A travel journal to Kufstein by 21c123

Festung Kufstein Photo, Kufstein, Austria More Photos
Quote: Kufstein is located on the Inn River at the German/Austrian border, close to Munich, Salzburg, and Innsbruck. Nestled amongst the mountains you will save money staying here.

Handy Border Town


Festung Kufstein Photo, Kufstein, Austria
The Kufstein Fortress overlooks the town, which is located on the main rail line as well as the Autobahn. Be sure to visit the Riedel Glass Works. I recommend the Auracher Löchl Hotel overlooking the Inn River.Quick Tips: If you fly in and out of Munich airport, then Kufstein is a good place to stay. It is only about one hour by Autobahn. Remember if you drive south into Austria on the Autobahn you need a toll vignette, which you buy at the local gas stations. Best Way To Get Around: Kufstein station is served by the German and Austrian Railways and an overnight stay allows you to travel here on a German railpass and then start your Austrian one the next day. The German Bayern ticke...Read More
Good sized double rooms with balconies or bay windows overlooking the Inn River. Generous breakfast buffets and a historic wine house restaurant linked by a second floor walkway.

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on October 13, 2003

Auracher Löchl Hotel
Römerhofgasse 3-5
Kufstein, Austria
(53) 726-2138

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