Plenty of sunshine and dramatic mountain scenery make Mayrhofen an ideal holiday destination. There are excellent opportunities for hiking, climbing and biking.
Nestling in the Zillertal Alps, you can also find rural tranquillity and relaxation here. Feel the expanse and power of nature and outshine the sun!
Walkers and mountaineers will find a variety of tours in the Zillertal National Park. There choice of routes in the great outdoors ranges from easy to difficult. Experience the unspoilt landscape of the Zillertal Alps on well-maintained trails with a total length of more than 200 km.
The cycle paths and mountain bike trails will take you past Alpine meadows, through forests and streams up to an altitude of 2000 m. Breathtaking views, which make you forget all the effort required, and the anticipation of a speedy descent are just some of the reasons for a cycling holiday in the Zillertal.
All those who prefer a gentler pace can enjoy a cycling trip along the wide valley floor.
This aviation sport is possible all year round in the Zillertal because almost all of the cable cars are open in winter as well as summer.
Discover the Zillertal from a bird's eye view flying on your own or as a tandem passenger with an experienced pilot!
Power up the wall! You will find 3 'via ferrate' of different levels of difficulty in the Zillertal. The "Zimmereben Klettersteig" is aimed at advanced climbers and professionals, with a difficulty rating of C/ D+, whilst the "Huterlaner Klettersteig", because of its family friendly route, is ideal for family outings with children aged from 10 years upwards.
You'll find real Alpine adventure in the "Ewige Jagdgründen" with routes ranging from grade 4 to 10!
Ski slopes as far as the eye can see and wonderful panoramic views. On Austria's only year-round ski slopes - the Hintertux Glacier - really passionate skiers can indulge in their hobby in summer as well! Because here, at a lofty altitude of 3,250m, the heavens are simply a bit closer!
Canyoning & Rafting
The adventure sports of canyoning and rafting provide lively fun on water. The River Ziller offers beginners an ideal rafting route for getting to grips with the sport. Discover the Zillertal from another perspective!
Canyoning entails swimming, climbing or sliding in order to follow the course of the river, which over time has carved out the rock to create this wonderful landscape.