Excursions in the Zillertal
Family holidays in Tirol – there’s so much to discover. Tirol offers an abundance of activities for the whole family. Here is a roundup of our tips for exciting excursions in the surroundings.
A magical place high above Zell boasting castle grounds on an area of 5,000 m², four walk-in towers, adventure playground and much more.
Austria’s highest waterfalls are an attraction for the whole family, featuring multimedia exhibitions, a water playground and much more.
An exciting underground journey into the past – learn about the adventurous history of gold mining in the Zillertal.
Located at 2,000 meters above sea level, the Ahorn Eagle’s Stage is the highest elevation birds of prey station in Europe with space for up to 800 birds. The spectacular show takes place daily at 14:00h from mid-June to mid-October (except Fridays).
Learn how fresh milk is processed into hay milk cheese, butter and yoghurt. Visit the show farm and treat yourself to regional and seasonally-inspired delicacies from the dairy kitchen.
Tirol’s capital boasts a medieval old town of narrow cobbled streets and colourful buildings along the banks of the River Inn. Discover the Golden Roof, Ferdinandeum, Congress Center, Landestheater, Schloss Ambras, Berg-Isel Schanze, Hungerburgbahn, Hofburg.
Gerlos’ water sports paradise, the Durlassboden reservoir, is perfect for swimming, chilling, barbecuing, playing, sailing, surfing, and canoeing. More information
Experience the unique world of the alpine flora and fauna. Ten interesting stations take you on a tour through the National Park Hohe Tauern. A highlight for nature lovers.
Explore the Zillertal with the historic steam-powered locomotive. An unforgettable experience for rail enthusiasts.
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Mountain Summer Highlights
- Free use of cable cars in Gerlos and Königsleiten
- Free hiking bus directly in front of the hotel
- Free hire of hiking poles & rucksacks
- Berg Aktiv & Bike Aktiv programme
- Summer programme for children