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Brand, Vorarlberg


Coat of arms
Location within Austria

Coordinates: 47°06′00″N 09°44′00″E / 47.10000°N 9.73333°E / 47.10000; 9.73333Coordinates: 47°06′00″N 09°44′00″E / 47.10000°N 9.73333°E / 47.10000; 9.73333

Country Austria
State Vorarlberg
District Bludenz
 • Mayor Erich Schedler
 • Total 40.19 km2 (15.52 sq mi)
Elevation 1,010 m (3,310 ft)
Population (Error: Invalid time.)[1]
 • Total
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 6708
Area code 05559
Vehicle registration BZ
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Brand is a small valley-based village in Vorarlberg, Austria.

A tourist resort in western Austria, Brand is about five kilometres north of the Swiss border and eight kilometers east of the border with the Principality of Liechtenstein. Winter sports in Brand include both downhill and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, sledding, winter hiking, skitouring, icefall climbing, skating, curling, horse riding, archery and indoor tennis. Summer activities include hiking, climbing, mountain biking, golf, tennis, horse riding, fly fishing, canyoning, archery, beach volleyball and soccer.


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