Cool in summer, sculptural in winter, wreathed in myths and fringed with plants, there’s something truly magical about Tirol’s waterfalls. Tumbling over cliffs and down steep-sided gorges, they add a delightful extra dimension to walks and hikes.
Being close to a waterfall promises not only refreshing coolness on hot summer days, it also has a proven calming effect. Studies have even shown that it can help alleviate the symptoms of allergies and asthma, which is why a visit to one of Tirol’s many waterfalls is highly recommended. Many are conveniently accessible via hiking trails, walkways and bridges. Some even give the impression of being a gateway to another world. Nine of Tirol’s most beautiful waterfalls are listed here.