Tall Mountains and Mediterranean Flair
Lienz is a vibrant small town on the southern side of the Alps. The capital town of East Tyrol, framed by the Upper Tauern in the north and the majestic Dolomites in the south, offers more than 2000 hours of sunshine and the ideal climate for enjoying life to the fullest.
The old town, nestled between the Isel and Drava rivers, invites you to wonder through it's streets full of cafés, bars, restaurants, boutiques and specialist shops. The proximity to Italy is very clear. The Mediterranean flair gives the town a very special atmosphere. The "Dolce Vita" is definitely lived to the fullest here.
From Lienz it's up, up, up - the Lienz cable-car takes you directly from the town to 2278 m. With breathtaking views of the Dolomites. You can go hiking, walking or mountain biking here in the Summer, and in Winter skiing, snowboarding or winter hiking.
At the Grand Hotel Lienz you are at the heart of the city and all it has to offer. The hotel is located directly on the banks of the Isel and only a few minutes walk from the old-town.