Special features: Instead of taking the hiking bus, you can also reach Oberlech with the Oberlech cable car and then hike to the ”Schlössle” on foot.
Sights: ”Sennerei” alpine dairy farming museum – the front of the building offers the opportunity to take a peek through the windows to see the housing and living style of former days.
Refreshment stops: Restaurants in Lech am Arlberg or Oberlech, Untere Auenfeldalpe, Batzenalpe and Hotel Körbersee.
140 Alpine Emergencies Austria-wide
144 Alpine Emergencies Vorarlberg
112 Eruo emergency call (works with any mobile phone/network)
Tips, hints and links
From Germany: Take the A96 motorway to Bregenz from there on the A14 motorway to Bludenz, continue on the S16 to the Lech Zürs am Arlberg exit. Follow the B197 up to Alpe Rauz, turn left here onto the B198 through Flexengalerie and over the Flexenpass to Lech Zürs am Arlberg.
From Switzerland: Via the A13 motorway and the Feldkirch, Hohenems or Lustenau border crossing on the A14 motorway to Bludenz. Continue on the S16 until exit Lech Zürs am Arlberg. Follow the B197 up to Alpe Rauz, turn left here onto the B198 through Flexengalerie and over the Flexenpass to Lech Zürs am Arlberg.
From Austria: Via the Inntalautobahn A12 and then via the S16 to the exit St. Anton am Arlberg (Arlberg Pass). Follow the B197 first through St. Anton, then through St. Christoph and over the Arlbergpass to Alpe Rauz. Turn right here onto the B198, drive through Flexengalerie and over the Flexenpass to Lech Zürs am Arlberg.