• Zillertal in Tirol: An Adventure A Day

    Diverse hiking, action-packed adventures, and Austria’s only year-round skiing resort: Welcome to Zillertal in Tirol!

    Penkenjoch, Zillertal

    Penkenjoch, Zillertal

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Andre Schönherr
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Facts & Figures

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Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Andre Schönherr
  • Hiking routes
    1,483 km
  • Bike routes
    1,385 km
  • Huts
    150
  • Open lifts
    10
  • Beds
    more than 50,000

The Summer Destination You’ve Been Looking For

In Zillertal in Tirol, every day of your summer holiday will be different. There will be action-packed days, filled with activities like rafting, canyoning and paragliding. There will be days when you’ll try something you’ve never done before, like skiing on a glacier in the middle of summer.

And there will be days when you’ll walk through nature, marvelling at the majestic peaks and lush Alpine meadows, just taking it all in. You might be hiking one of the many and varied trails, enjoy a refreshing drink and a chat with a local in a mountain hut, or take your bike past a curious herd of cows. One thing’s for sure: Zillertal in Tirol is a place that stays with you.

Your Zillertal Highlights

Long-Distance Hiking on Reichenspitze Mountain

On this multi-day, four-stage hike, you’ll discover the most beautiful places in Zillertal: From the Zillergrund dam to Plauener hut and Richter hut, via Zittauer hut to Durlaßboden reservoir. Amazing views, crystal-clear mountain lakes, and cosy hut life included.

More long-distance hiking in Zillertal

E-Mountain Biking

E-bikes let you effortlessly discover Zillertal’s summits, mountain huts, and sun terraces. Simply hire a state-of-the-art motorised mountain bike at one of dozens of sport shops and hotels across the region, and off you go!

Bike & Hike Stilluptal

Bike & Hike Stilluptal

Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Mirco Talierco

Homemade Bread & Zillertal Cheese

More than 150 huts and mountain restaurants offer traditional fare. From Zillertal’s own Heumilch cheese and freshly baked bread to smoked speck and local Zillertal beer, you won’t be leaving hungry.

Alpine Celebrations

Zillertal likes to celebrate: Visit the 500-year-old (!) Gauder Fest in early May to see people in beautiful traditional costumes, or pick and choose from music events taking place almost every weekend during the summer.

Familienwandern im Zillertal

Familienwandern im Zillertal

Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Andre Schönherr
Erfrischung im Schönachtal

Useful Links

Erfrischung im Schönachtal

Zillertal / Andre Schönherr

Why Visit Zillertal

  • Visit the Zillertal Alps Nature Park and experience unspoilt nature
  • At the Hintertux Glacier, you can go skiing year-round, take a guided glacier tour, or explore the local caves
  • Most of the region’s hotels are family-owned, giving you that extra bit of amazing service
  • Large region with countless hiking and mountain biking options, including e-biking

Closest Airports

  • Innsbruck: 50 km (45 min)
  • Munich: 170 km (2 h)
  • Salzburg: 130 km (2 h)

Your Top...

...Mountain Huts

  • Kreuzwiesenalm
    Serves classic Zillertal dishes
  • Aarwirt
    Sun terrace within a great hiking area
  • Granatalm
    Have breakfast on the large sun terrace while the kids enjoy the playground
  • Ahornhütte
    Panoramic views, very friendly hosts

...Hiking Routes

Wish You Were Here...

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    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Andre Schönherr
  • Penkenjoch, Zillertal

    Penkenjoch, Zillertal

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Andre Schönherr
  • Wandern im Zillertal

    Wandern im Zillertal

    Österreich Werbung / Peter Burgstaller
    Zemmgrund 282, 6295 Mayrhofen, Austria
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    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Bernhard Huber
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    WW_Zittauer_055©zillertaltourismus_BerndRitschel

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Bernd Ritschel
  • Sonnenaufgang Gedrechter

    Sonnenaufgang Gedrechter

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Andre Schönherr
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    Wandern_Olpererhuette_8©zillertaltourismus_BerndRitschel

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Bernd Ritschel
  • Bike & Hike Zillertal

    Bike & Hike Zillertal

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH
  • Bike & Hike am Wimbachkopf im Zillertal

    Bike & Hike am Wimbachkopf im Zillertal

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH
  • Erfrischung im Schönachtal

    Erfrischung im Schönachtal

    Zillertal / Andre Schönherr
  • Sommer im Zillertal

    Sommer im Zillertal

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Tom Klocker
  • Familienwandern im Zillertal

    Familienwandern im Zillertal

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Andre Schönherr
  • Zamser Bach

    Zamser Bach

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Simon Hausberger
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    Familienwandern_8300©zillertaltourismus_AndreSchoenherr

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Andre Schönherr
  • Familienwandern

    Familienwandern

    Zillertal Tourismus GmbH / Andre Schönherr