Austria’s breathtaking alpine landscape lends itself to a variety of outdoor sports. If you are interested in abseiling in Austria, the Tyrol region is an excellent destination choice. There are a variety of canyoning trips that will see you climbing up exciting rock faces and plunging into deep mountain pools. All different abilities are catered for; the gentle and scenic beginners’ routes will introduce you to the sport in stunning surroundings, whilst the extreme courses will see you abseil 70 metres or more. Abseiling in Austria generally starts in May and ends in October and anyone above the age of 8 can usually join in. Austrian safety is of the highest standards.