Wiese und Wald mit dem Wilden Kaiser in Hintergrund

Wilder Kaiser

Ellmau, Going, Scheffau or Söll
With the Nightjet to the mountains

Experience the Wilder Kaiser region


On the sunny side of the imposing Wilder Kaiser mountain range, four imperial places; Ellmau, Going, Scheffau and Söll can be found. The incomparable experience of nature and mountains in combination with a diverse mix of activities inspires and awakens the zest for life. In addition, the reliable local public transport is available in the Wilder Kaiser region. So, as you will see - there are no limits to your holiday without a car!

Thank you for choosing a climate-friendly journey by train. #we together


  • Train journey incl. seat reservations on the ÖBB Nightjets NJ 40491/40420 from Hamburg or NJ 421/420 from Düsseldorf or NJ 421/420 from Amsterdam to Kufstein and return (upgrade to couchette possible! – see prices and train connections)
  • komoot voucher for the World Package worth € 29.99
  • Transfer from Kufstein railway station to the chosen accommodation in Ellmau, Going, Scheffau or Söll and return

bookable from € 152,-


Hiking vacation at the Wilder Kaiser

Experience nature actively

Enjoy a hiking vacation that leaves nothing to be desired. At Wilder Kaiser rugged rocky peaks meet gentle grassy mountains and comfortable panoramic hikes meet adventurous summit tours. Primeval huts along the way invite you to stop for Tyrolean specialties and refreshing drinks. The fascinating view and the nature experience will inspire you.

Tip: With the free Naturtrip WebApp, you can plan your environmentally friendly journey to the desired hiking starting point or excursion destination on site. Simply share your location and get the latest bus connections.

The active program

Varied summer experiences

Explore the most beautiful corners of the region together in a group and try out new, exciting activities - all this and much more is possible possible with the extensive activity program at the Wilder Kaiser. Trained guides, hiking guides and experts accompany you on adventures through the four Kaiser resorts of Ellmau, Going, Scheffau and Söll. Families will also get their money's worth, as many of the program points are particularly child-friendly. 

Tip: The meeting points for the activity program have been chosen so that they are easily reached by public transport or on foot.

The Bergdoktor film locations

Vacation like in the movie in Ellmau, Going, Scheffau and Söll

The Wilder Kaiser region and the famous TV series "Der Bergdoktor" simply belong together. Every year, filming takes place in the towns of Ellmau, Going, Scheffau and Söll filming takes place for the new seasons. Thereby the most beautiful sides of the region for the television broadcast. But it is not only digitally that all Bergdoktor fans get their money's worth. The film locations can be explored on film hikes, tractor rides and other opportunities. A visit pays off in any case, because one thing is for sure: It's even more beautiful at the Wilder Kaiser!  #inechtnochschöner

Mobile without limits - even without a car

Local mobility at the Wilder Kaiser

In the Wilder Kaiser region, you can enjoy excellent local mobility, so you are always mobile during your vacation at the Wilder Kaiser. This offer includes

  • KaiserJet
  • Hiking buses
  • Public buses
  • VVT Regiorad Ellmau
  • Ski bus in winter


Tip: Wilder Kaiser GästeCard = ticket
The GästeCard is your ticket for public transport. Simply show it when boarding and explore the region free of charge. You receive the GästeCard at no extra charge directly at your booked accommodation.

Green journey accommodations

Find the perfect place to stay for your time out in the Wilder Kaiser region

Some accommodations in the Wilder Kaiser region have specialized especially in the needs of guests arriving by train. The "Green Arrival" accommodations are centrally located and near bus stops.

Tip: By showing your train ticket you will also receive a 10% discount on bike rental at all participating establishments.

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Summer cable cars on the Wilder Kaiser

Family highlight MountainAdventureWorlds

A summer full of experiences in the SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental! With the seven BergErlebnisWelten, exciting panoramic high-altitude trails and open summer lifts in each of the four Kaiser resorts, there's plenty of variety is provided. With the Wilder Kaiser always in view, you'll travel through the gentle mountain world to the coziest huts and the most beautiful 
vantage points. The Kaiserjet takes you easily and free of charge to all the mountain every half hour to all mountain railroads.

Tip: If you want to use several mountain railroads at the same time during your summer vacation, is best advised with the BergErlebnisCard. This combined mountain railroad card is available for 1 to 14 days and includes 15 lifts in the region and the nearby area.

The pleasure bike tours

Through the region by bike

More than 350 km of bike and mountain bike trails stretch through the mountain and valley landscape of the Wilder Kaiser region. Special highlights are the well-signposted pleasure tours such as the Pölvenradrunde, Kaiserradrunde, Sölllandlradrunde and Salvenradrunde. One thing is certain: Variety and breathtaking nature experiences are guaranteed in any case. 

Tip: The four vacation resorts are connected by a cycle path and the village centers are only a maximum of 10 km apart. Perfect to discover the discover the region by bike.

The Hintersteiner See Lake

Would you like to cool down and relax?

In addition to the mountain experience, the Wilder Kaiser region has another particularly refreshing summer highlight: the Hintersteiner Lake. The popular destination is fed by a mountain spring, has drinking water quality and  is one of the cleanest and most beautiful lakes in Tyrol. In addition to a jump into the cool water, recreation seekers, hikers and cyclists will also find numerous resting places and paths through the nature.

Tip: The Hintersteiner See bus takes you at regular intervals up to the excursion destination - quickly and free of charge.

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Bitte geben Sie bei der Buchung die Adresse der gewünschten Unterkunft in Ellmau, Going, Scheffau oder Söll bekannt. 2 Koffer + 1 Handgepäck pro Person sind im Preis inkludiert. Für jeden zusätzlichen Koffer werden € 10,- pro Richtung in Rechnung gestellt. 1 Sportgerät pro Fahrgast ist ebenfalls im Preis inkludiert. Für jedes zusätzliche Sportgerät werden € 10,- pro Richtung in Rechnung gestellt.


Find, plan and share your adventures with komoot.
With your rail ticket for the respective route, you will also receive a voucher for your komoot World Package worth € 29.99. Valid until 31.12.2024.

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ÖBB Rail & Drive

Off on holiday by train & car. The environmentally friendly mobility offer combines rail travel with car travel in a convenient way. This way you can get to every beautiful corner of Austria for your excursion. Locations are represented throughout Austria.

ÖBB Luggage Service

Travel light and book luggage shipping for a comfortable start to your holiday! Luggage delivery from door to door in Germany (mainland and islands of Usedom and Rügen) and Austria. More information under ÖBB luggage service - ÖBB (oebb.at)


from/to Hamburg or Düsseldorf or Amsterdam

Offer includes train journey incl. seat reservation* on the ÖBB Nightjets NJ 40491/40420 from Hamburg or NJ 421/420 from Düsseldorf or NJ 421/420 from Amsterdam to Kufstein and return, transfer from the railway station to your preferred accommodation in Ellmau, Going, Scheffau or Söll and return, as well as a komoot voucher code for the World Package worth € 29.99.

Price examples:

01.05.-31.10.24 Adult Children 6<15 years
  152 101

* Surcharge per person and direction in a couchette (incl. breakfast)

  • Children under 6 years on request
  • Couchette in a 4-person compartment from € 35.00
  • Couchette in a 6-person compartment from € 20.00
  • Mini Cabin from € 35.00
  • For maximum privacy, the compartments can also be booked as a separate (private) compartment. This enables you to travel in a compartment with just your family or friends, without having to share it with other passengers who are not in your group.
  • For more privacy, the Mini Cabins, a new cocoon concept, can be booked. Please note: lockers are only available for hand luggage (max. 40 x 55 x 23 cm) and shoes (max. 18 x 57 x 15 cm) directly next to the Mini Cabin.
  • The rail ticket is valid on the booked train only. Limited number of places available – bookings are otherwise possible for an additional charge.
  • Surcharge transfer for only 1 person: € 39,-

Train connections

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