Summer - Full of recreation
Winter - more than advEnture
Deep snow-covered mountain slopes, imposing peaks, dreamlike scenery wrapped in wintery white, a play of colors in which the landscape and the sky radiate to the bet and a profound calm in a trigger - that's how the winter presents itself in the Zillertal.
With this impression, it goes into the gondola and up into the paradise for skiers and snowboarders. Here, winter sports enthusiasts of one of the best and most modern ski resorts in the Alps open - the ski resort Mayrhofen with the ski swing into the area Rastkogel Eggalm.
There is an altitude of 630 to 2500 m, with 142 km of pistes and 59 top-modern lifts, a ski spectacle with 100% snow reliability for beginners and advanced.
In the whole Zillertal you can choose from 542 km of slopes and 180 cable cars and lifts up to 3250 m of sealevel!
From the practice country, to the award-winning fun park or the steepest slope in Austria, everyone gets their money's worth.
Ski school, snowboard school and ski kindergarten for beginners from 3-99 years offer the optimal conditions for safe and skilful downhills.
Professionals looking for more will find the non plus Ultra in the Zillertal Superskipass, which includes around 600 km of pistes. And everything can be reached for free by ski bus and shuttle train.
Cross-country ski trails (35 km) and cleared hiking trails through the beautiful winter landscape, snowshoeing, ski touring and -guiding, skating rink, curling, indoor pool and sauna, tobogganing, winter magic and 'Hüttengaudi' the winter holiday in the largest town in the Zillertal are a unique experience.
Our ski and snowboard schools:
Ski school Habeler, Ski school Mayrhofen 3000,
Ski school SMT or Ski school Ski Pro Austria
Thousand things to do...
The 4 side valley - from water reservoir to the glacier
In the upper Ziller valley, from Mayrhofen extend 4 side valleys, also called, the four reasons'.
Wildly romantic with majestic mountain peaks, waterfalls and meadows, reservoirs and a glacier to visit by a cable car.
Numerous hiking opportunities and bike paths offer an insight into wild romantic side valleys.
*The Tuxertal with the Hintertuxer Gletscher - the only year-round ski area in Austria and the Natureispalast (ice cave).
*The wild romantic Stilluptal with a beautiful reservoir and numerous waterfalls.
*The Zemmgrund with the village Ginzling, the Schlegeis lake, the Natur Park House and countless mountain pastures and refuges.
The Zillergrund, which above the village Brandberg sit enthorned, and which ends with the Zillergründel reservoire at the head of the valley.
In Uderns, approx. 20 km before Mayrhofen this 18-hole championship course spans over 65 hectares. It offers a spacious practice facility with covered tees and short game area and large chipping area and PGA golf school, as well as a modern clubhouse.
The Krimml Waterfalls
The Krimml waterfalls are Europe's highest cascade falls and rush foaming and roaring with an impressive drop height of 380m to the valley. With the visitor center 'WasserWunderWelten', they are one of the most visited sights in Austria.
Original farmhouses from the most diverse valley of North, East and South Tyrol on an extensive museum area invite you on a journey through time in the long-standing life of the farmers. A great collection of equipment, architecture that will not forget the farming of that time.
Nature park Zillertaler Alpen
Nature conservation from the valley floor to the highest peak at over 3500 m above sea level on around 422 km².
Theme hikes from May to October give an insight into the various theme worlds around life in the nature park.
The heart of the park is the nature park building in Ginzling.
The Ziller valley high road belongs to one of the most beautiful alpine roads in Austria and offers a wonderful trip down to the valley to about 600 m to a height of 2020m. The toll road is accessible with your own car and motorcycle, with the bus or quite sporty with the mountain bike or road bike.
Feuerwerk Holzerlebnis Welt
Experience the fascination of wood with all your senses. Everything about wood, from biology to art. Culture, everything made of wood can be found here. Final tours through a state of the art and most economical biomass cogeneration plants.
The highlight for visitors in Tirol. Art has many faces! A water-breathing giant, wonder chambers that spark a beacon of fantasy, a game tower and many more highlights await the visitor.
The mother of all mines promises you an exciting tour of the medieval world and the rough life of the miners. In middle age this mine was by the way the biggest worldwide. To start off an adventurous ride on the mine train into the mountain.
Traditions, arts and culture
That the Zillertal people can celebrate, you have already proven through numerous festivities and events, linked to centuries of traditions. But sports and festivals, as well as cultural highlight and artistic exhibitions are in the Zillertal on the agenda.
Tyrol's first adventure alpine dairy. On 6000m² there is a dairy shop completely transparent for visitors with off-farm sales, show farm, a milk bar and a restaurant with a spacious, covered terrace, as well as a unique event and music program.
Unravel the secrets of space. The Planetarium is a multimedia entertainment, cultural and educational institution with a great program for all ages to bring the customer around the stars and planets.
The historic castle, not far from the Zillertal, offers visitors of all ages the opportunity to experience the unique history of the imperial castle to the Renaissance castle through virtual reality tours and audio guides.
An endearing original, the narrow gauge railway in the Ziller valley. For over 100 years steamed the popular ticket through the valley. Take a ride!