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Aurach

Position

5 kms South of Kitzbuehel

Size

Inhabitants: 1.203 

Height

800 to 2.000mts above sea level

History

Southerly from Kitzbuehel at the start of the Jochberg valley is the spread out village of Aurach with the Kirchweiler Oberaurach and the tiny village Unteraurach with a small rural communities on the East and South Easterly sides of the mountain.

The name of Aurach  in 1280 to 1330 was known as Owirawe. In the Land Registrations Book from 1464 it belonged to the parish of Jochberg. Up to 1833 Aurach belonged to Jochberg, it was then given it’s own political council. The name of Aurach was accepted by the Kitzbuehel Council in 1952.

Aurach in Winter

Aurach in Summer

Aurach has a traditional feel about it. With sun and interesting cultural buildings it gives one the real taste of Tyrol.

A visit to the Wildlife Park is a must for all. The ski area is beautifully layed out and the connection to the cross country trail network is ideal for the whole family.

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