The climatic health resort of Galtür – where pollen doesn’t stand a chance
Those with allergies are able to take the proverbial deep breath here, since the air in Galtür is almost free of bothersome pollen. This fact has also been officially verified. For more than 15 years the town has officially been known as the ‘climatic health resort of Galtür’. So it stays that way, climate stations still regularly record pollutant and key weather readings. This data is monitored by a central office in Vienna.
The mix of pollen-poor air and the favourable climate is balsam for all those people who are plagued by allergies, since here in Tyrol they are at last able to participate in sports to their heart’s content. Whether it is mountain biking, hiking or climbing, horse-riding, tennis or beach volleyball – in the climatic health resort of Galtür everything is such a great pleasure for those who have an allergy to pollen! And should it be necessary – expert medical is of course available in Galtür!
Award-winning top quality
‘Tea and coffee made using Galtür’s mountain spring water tastes that bit more aromatic.’
You can also taste the unspoilt natural surroundings in Tyrol, something which is especially evident in the drinking water from Galtür’s mountain spring. This mountain spring water is low in sodium and therefore doesn’t tax your heart and circulation. With a hardness grade of 1.7 dH it is also wonderfully soft. This means that mountain spring water from Galtür in Tyrol is suitable for mixed drinks and for preparing coffee and tea, since their aromas are able to fully develop.
This mountain spring water also makes a pure and delicious, cool beverage too. In January 2004 Tyrol’s government awarded Galtür’s mountain spring water the ‘drinking water seal of approval’. The quality of the water is inspected annually which means that these high standards are always maintained. Holiday-makers can look forward to many invigorating mouthfuls of Galtür’s mountain spring water.
An allergy-free holiday in an ECARF-certified climatic spa
Galtür – the perfect place for people with allergiesWhat is the ECARF-Siegel? This certificate is issued by the European Union for Allergy Research Foundation to communities which provide a special offer for people with allergies. And one of these communities is Galtür, Tyrol’s first climatic spa resort. What does this seal mean for holiday guests with special requirements? An unforgettable and in particular a hassle-free stay. After all, holidays are all about focusing on the good things in life: whether cosying up in your holiday home, picking up the morning bread or heading to the supermarket.
Galtür: enjoyment and deep breaths for people with allergiesGaltür was the first community in Tyrol to be named an official climatic spa resort in 1997. And no wonder because it is situated at 1,600 m above sea level and provides a relaxing environment for people with allergies and asthmatics. So take some deep breaths and enjoy the moment – it can be that simple…
Explore the landscapes of Tyrol, pollen-freeIn spring and summer in particular, the high-altitude location offers valuable relief for holiday guests who suffer from a pollen allergy. So runny noses and itchy eyes give way to a holiday focused on the good things in life. How about a walk, a bike tour or a stroll through the mountain landscapes of Tyrol?
Enjoy the best time of the yearOne thing is clear: there should be no shortage of enjoyment on holiday! The local bakery and supermarket offer many choices for people who are suffering from allergies. And 20 accomodations are certified by ECARF in order to guarantee the best possible stay in Galtür.
Your advantages as an allergic person in the St. Florian Apartments in Galtür
- UNIQUE: The first apartment in Galtür to have controlled lounge ventilation and underfloor heating in every room – ‘enjoy an energy-optimized and undisturbed holiday in harmonized rooms’
- HIGHLIGHT: Infrared cabins for 2 people in the apartment – ‘Wellness not on your doorstep, but right in the apartment’
- Allergy-friendly facility