Orientation & Geography

Europe, Austria, Kitzbühel

Kitzbühel, pronounced Kitzbühl, is a small medieval town in Tyrol, Austria, situated on the Kitzbüheler Ache river. It has a population of 8,204 (as at 1 Jan 2010) and is the administrative centre of the district (Bezirk) Kitzbühel. The town lies in the middle of the Kitzbühel Alps about 100 kilometres (62 mi) east of the state capital of Innsbruck and is a ski resort of international renown.