Ellmau, Tirol, municipality in the district of Kufstein, alt. 804 m, pop. 2,117 (1981: pop. 1,847), area 36.34 km2, bi-seasonal tourist centre (637,795 overnight stays) near St. Johann in Tirol, in the Soellregion, at the southern foot of Wilder Kaiser mountains. - Cable car to Hartkaser mountain (alt. 1,555 m); wood processing (sawmills, joineries), schnaps and liqueur production. - First documented mention around 1155, Baroque parish church (1740-1746) with ceiling painting by J. G. Hoettinger, Baroque Visitation of Mary chapel.
Literature#M. Zoerner, Dorfbuch von Ellmau, 1976.