The Achensee Run

Austria’s most beautiful panorama run

At 23.2 kilometres long, the Achensee Run is one of Austria’s most spectacular running events. The route, which is longer than a half-marathon, takes runners around Tirol’s largest lake. Running enthusiasts can look forward to versatile terrain surrounded by the impressive Rofan and Karwendel mountains. The countdown to the Achensee Run 2024 on 07 and 08 September 2024 is on!

Race information 23.2 km

The Achenseelauf is rightly considered one of the most beautiful running events in Austria. Solo runners or 2-person relay teams have to complete 23.2 kilometres around the lake.

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Already on Saturday, the 10km Fitness Run powered by gloryfy unbreakable eyewear and the Kids’ Run over 0.4 to 2.6 kilometres will take place. Follow the link to view the itinerary.


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The event starts on 8 September 2024

From Pertisau around Lake Achensee

The International Achensee Run starts at 10:00 near the Karwendel cable car in Pertisau. The fastest runners complete the 23.2 km course in ca. 1 hour and 15 minutes. One of the most exciting races is the 2-person relay race comprising two parts (9km and 14.2km).

The course of the Achensee Run leads from Pertisau via Maurach, Achenkirch and the challenging trail on the Mariensteig and Gaisalmsteig back to Pertisau. At 23.2 kilometres long, the scenic route takes runners along the shores of Lake Achensee over varied terrain with some challenging climbs.