The Holiday Region Mayrhofen
The Zillertal offers enough variety for everybody in summer as well as in winter - regardless of whether you are looking for quiet and relaxation or rather a bit of action ...
Its ideal location makes Mayrhofen the starting point for numerous hiking tours in the Zillertal Alps. In addition, the countless bicycle and mountain bike trails provide variety for cyclists. In Mayrhofen you will find rustic farms and traditional crafts in the company of many cafés and boutiques. Family-friendly activities, sport opportunities, various entertainment programs, and culinary richness - despite this variety, the village has kept its traditional look. With its 3,600 inhabitants it is the largest municipality of the valley.
Among the summer activities are hiking, nording walking, mountaineering, biking in the mountans and in the valley, water sports like swimming in the many outdoor pools and natural lakes, rafting, canyoning, etc.
Summer Holidays in Mayrhofen in the Zillertal
In the summer months when the white slopes become lush green alpine pastures, an extensive paradise for walkers, bikers, and climbers unfolds in the Mayrhofen Holiday Region in the Ziller valley.
Long before tourism arrived in the Ziller valley, alpinists had genuine "peak" experiences here. The Zillertal Alps National Park, an "area of tranquillity" on the Ziller valley high ridge (1,000 - 3,509 m altitude) encompassing 372 km2, is full of lasting impressions - with almost 80 glaciers, three large reservoirs, as well as several mountain and corrie lakes, the landscape extends over all altitudes of the inner Alps.
Winter Paradise Mayrhofen
The ski resort of Mayrhofen with its Ahorn and Penken ski slopes is a superlative holiday destination. Demanding, varied, multifaceted and entertaining. We provide perfect winter enjoyment for like-minded people. Unspoilt nature, the excellent infrastructure and great variety have made our ski resort one of the best ski resorts in the Alps.
You can enjoy winter fun in all its varieties in Mayrhofen and Hippach. One ticket - the Mayrhofen Ski Pass - grants you access to 159 km of slopes of every ability level, 51 lifts, with guaranteed snow cover through artificial snowmaking, and Austria's largest ropeway.
High Alpine Nature Park Zillertal Alps
The unique high alpine landscape of this nature park can be enjoyed just outside Mayrhofen. The protected area ranges from 1,000 m altitude, starting near Mayrhofen, in the mountain village Ginzling, to the highest mountain of the valley, the Hochfeiler, at 3,500 m. Many trails, mountain inns, and eight safety cabins offer nature lovers, hikers, mountaineers, and climbers numerous opportunities for relaxation.
We have put together information about all this under the menu item Nature Park Zillertal.
Hiking Village Ginzling
Ginzling is situated at 1,000 altitude and is surrounded by majestic summits, some of which are over 3,000 m tall. Due to its location, the village is an ideal starting point for hikes.
Brandberg is ideal for all those who are interested in cultivated alpine landscapes as well as those who are simply looking for quiet and relaxation.