Obergurgl is located approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) southwest of Innsbruck - Central Tirol and 270 miles (435 kilometers) southwest of Vienna, the capital of Austria.
Traveling in this popular region can be not only relaxing, but an adventure too; so be sure to rent a vehicle and check out some of the other charming destinations around Obergurgl. Umhausen, is 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south, and Gschnitz is situated 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest.
Soelden is around 7 miles (11 kilometers) from Obergurgl. This center contains a diverse range of things to see and do, including Hochgurgl Ski Resort, Similaun and Hochsoelden Ski Area. Be sure not to return to Obergurgl until you've visited Soelden's Gaislachkogl, Wildspitze and Timmelsjoch.
Those with a love of history will want to visit Tirol's historic palaces, castles and old towns. When the weather is begging you spend the day outdoors, why don't you check out Tirol's open-air markets and open-air exhibits?.
If you want a break from seeing the sights, why not indulge in the local watersports? Wind surfing and fishing are both well-established within the region. If your life is busy, the perfect holiday often means making time to relax. When it's time to kick back, follow the lead of the locals and have a go at wildlife watching or bird watching.
As the sun sets on your time in region, pack up your backpack and wish Austria "Tschüss" (farewell).