Igls with its 2200 inhabitants is situated in the mountains at an altitude of 900 m, just 5 km away from Innsbruck. As the Olympic Winter Games were held twice here (1964 and 1976), Igls is known as a winter sport resort all over the world. For the sporty visitors,
IGLS boasts a rich variety of options to choose from: Ski the immaculately groomed slopes and cross country ski tracks. Take an exhilarating toboggan downhill ride. Rush down the Olympic bobsled run. Go for a spin on the natural ice skating rink. Try your
hand at Alpine curling. Play a game of tennis or squash. And as a cultural center, many folkloric and cultural events take place in Igls and Innsbruck during the winter season.