The village of Zug is still a hidden gem for summer holidays. However, it is a lovely place with an intact natural mountain scenery. The opportunities for outdoor activities are endless. Explore the fantastic walking routes in the Arlberg mountains with numerous rustic wayside inns where you are welcome for a rest. You can spend relaxing hours in the romantic “Waldschwimmbad” in the neighbouring town of Lech. Or you may enjoy adrenaline rushes during a rafting or canyoning experience. Explore the mountains on two wheels or scramble up high precipitous rocks. Furthermore, there are 15 golf courses around the Arlberg, where you can play an exciting golf round in front of an incomparable mountain scenery. We will be happy to give you advice about things to do and to see in the local area.
Some useful information
Upon request, you will receive on the day of arrival the “Lech-Card” for an extra charge. With this guest card for the resort of Lech you can avoid queuing up in front of the ticket windows of the leisure facilities. It is a special service for your convenience.
The sought-after resort of Lech will put you in the mood to pull on your walking boots and to start for a walk. You really shouldn’t miss it, for in the “Arlberg” mountains the walker is rewarded with moments of happiness: fresh mountain air, an intact natural environment and amazing experiences leaving you with memories that will last a lifetime. At the Arlberg you find walking routes to suit all abilities ranging from easy walks for families to more challenging day hikes.
Running in Lech
Whether you prefer jogging, a leisurely stroll, running, Nordic walking, trail running, uphill running or a gentle run on level trails, you will find a route to perfectly suit your taste and your favourite physical activity. The resorts of Lech and Zürs provide 10 special running and Nordic walking routes which can satisfy all runners and walkers.
Pablo Picasso once said: “Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life”. The Arlberg region boasts a rich cultural life, including sports competitions, arts and cultural events, exhibitions in various museums, a wide variety of concerts, cabaret performances, film premieres. The near towns of Lech and Zürs provide a wide choice of entertainment to suit all tastes. This year again there will be numerous highlights, for example, the race on “Weißer Ring” Ski Circuit, “Fantastic Gondolas” Music Festival and the Tanzcafé Arlberg in winter and the Arlberg Classic Car Rally, the Arlberg Classic Music Festival and the “Philosophicum” Philosophy and Culture Festival in summer, to cite only a few.
For a Day Out
*“sprt.park.lech” Sports and Fitness Centre – always worth a visit
* Red deer feeding in “Engerle-Wald” forest (“Zugerstraße” road)
*”Arlberg WELL.COM Center” Spa and Congress Centre in St. Anton
*A wonderful stroll to the head of the “Zugertal” Valley
*”Swarovski Kristallwelten” Crystal Worlds in Wattens
*”Bergisel” ski jump in Innsbruck
*”Val Blu” Leisure Centre with saunas in Bludenz
*Animal park in Feldkirch
*Summer toboggan run in Laterns
*Festival with musical and theatrical events in Bregenz
*Boat cruise on Lake Constance
*”Inatura” Natural History Museum in Dornbirn
*”Flying Fox” Zip Line in Warth
*Welsh Museum in Lech-Tannberg
*“Huber Hus“ Farm Museum in Lech
*Local History Museum
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