In close proximity to Axams you will find picture-postcard villages, such as Birgitz, Götzens and Natters with the idyllic lake, Natterer See.
And if the weather doesn't live up to your expectations, take a trip to Innsbruck for some shopping, concerts, theatre, museums or a bit of nightlife. A ride with the "Hungerburg-Bahn" to the Karwendel mountains is a recommendable outing for the whole family.
Birgitz is situated on a mid-range mountain terrace at 860 m altitude surrounded by gentle meadows, south-west from Innsbruck, at the foot of the Kalkkögel with the 2404 metre high Nockspitze.
The old farmsteads are especially worth seeing.
The village of Götzens is especially attractive due to its super location and offers, but also because of its renowned friendliness. There is a wide range of relaxation, adventure, kids' and sports activities on offer! The free leisure programme for guests ranges from guided mountainbike tours and hikes or full-day kids' entertainment programme and open-air concerts and Tyrolean evenings.
Natters is a small resort village situated behind the large city woods on the sunny "mid-range mountain terrace" at the entrance to the Wipp valley.
The village is popular and well-known thanks to the lake - "Natterer See". This is one of the few large lakes in the Tyrolean mid-range mountains and in summer it is a poular bathing spot with plenty of recreational facilities. A wide range of walking and hiking trails around the lake add to the popularity of this beautiful holiday region.
Innsbruck the capital city of the Alps! Complete with everything you could wish for: shopping, concerts, theatre, nightlife, museums. In the city on the river Inn tradition and modernity blend perfectly, the romantic historic centre with the elegant new buildings and centres.
Take a worthwhile trip to nearby Wattens and the wonderful Swarowski Crystal World.