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Summer holiday in the Tyrolean Zillertal

Sport, fun and nature on your summer holiday

A summer holiday in the Zillertal is a unique experience in beautiful Tyrol. Nestled in the stunning landscape of the Tyrolean Zillertal, there is a wide range of activities on offer. Hiking, biking, swimming, climbing, paragliding, rafting, canyoning and golf are just some of the many options that the region has to offer its guests.

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Hiking in the Tyrolean Zillertal

If you decide to go hiking in the Tyrolean Zillertal you will be delighted by the countless hiking trails that start in the most remote places and offer an unforgettable experience thanks to the magnificent views.


The peaks you reach are also an ideal place to soak up the picturesque landscape. Some of the hiking routes in the Zillertal are so beautiful you may want to hike them more than once.

Hiking in the Tuxertal

The Tuxertal, in the middle of the breath-taking landscape of the Tyrol, is a hiker's paradise. It offers a variety of hiking paths, which wind their way through the unspoilt nature providing impressive views of the surrounding mountains.


The hiking paths are suitable for beginners along with experienced hikers ranging from easy walks to challenging mountaineering. A visit to the Tuxertal offers the opportunity to unwind, enjoy the fresh mountain air and discover the unique flora and fauna of the area.

Mountain lifts in summer

In the picturesque landscape of the Tuxertal and Zillertal valleys, you will find a variety of summer mountain lifts that invite you to enjoy an unforgettable experience. They take you to impressive vantage points and provide access to wonderful hiking and biking trails


Whether you prefer a relaxing ride on the Zillertaler glacier cable car or are looking for adventure on the Finkenberger Almbahn – the summer cable cars in the Tuxertal and Zillertal offer something for everyone. Enjoy the breath-taking views of the surrounding mountains and be enthralled by the natural beauty of the region.


Mountain biking is also very popular in Zillertal. The combination of the fantastic backdrop of the Zillertal Alps and the well-prepared and sign-posted trails make the Zillertal a paradise for bikers. There are a variety of different trails and routes for mountain bikers and e-bikers, suitable for all levels.


Whether beginner or pro, everyone can find the perfect route for them in the Zillertal. For mountain bikers, there are spectacular downhill routes and technically challenging single trails. A summer biking holiday in theTyrolean Zillertalis therefore a wonderful opportunity to combine sport, nature and relaxation.

Zillertal Active card

Your all-inclusive card for the Tyrolean Zillertal

Another highlight of a summer holiday in the Zillertal is the Zillertal active card. With this card, guests can take part in many different activities, such as using cable cars, outdoor pools and museums, for free or at a reduced price. Another advantage is that the Zillertal active card is also valid for admission to most restaurants and bars in the Zillertal.


Would you like to experience the Zillertal with all its colourful aspects? Then the Zillertal active card is the perfect companion for your summer holiday in the Zillertal. The Zillertal active card is an all-in-one ticket for the mountain lifts, train and bus, as well as an admission and discounts card for many of the unique attractions in the Zillertal. The ticket is valid for 3, 6, 9 or 12 consecutive days.


Benefits of the Zillertal active card

  • Daily 1 trip up and down with one of the 10 mountain lifts in the Tyrolean Zillertal
  • Free entrance to the 6 open-air swimming pools (1 admittance daily) during your summer holiday
  • Free use of the majority of public transport in the Zillertal region (Tyrol)
  • A minimum of 10% reduction with all partners
  • Family bonus: on purchasing 2 adult cards (parents) children travel free, identification is necessary.


Valid from 27.05. - 29.10.2023
Duration of validity adult child
6 days € 112,00 € 56,00
9 days € 152,00 € 76,00
12 days € 190,00 € 95,50

Family bonus
On purchasing 2 adult cards (parents) children travel free, identification is necessary.

Child reductions

  • Children born up to and including 2017 can use all ticket advantages for free.
  • Children born between 2008 and 2016 pay the children’s rate.

Important information

Please note the following
  • The Zillertal active card is valid for 3, 6, 9 or 12 successive days.
  • It is non-transferable, only valid with photo ID and must be presented without being asked each time you enter.
  • The name of the user must be noted on it.
  • The active card must be presented at a ticket inspection.
  • If the Zillertal active card is lost, the card will not be refunded or a duplicate will not be issued.
  • The Zillertal active card is not intended for paragliders.

  • Dogs are only allowed on buses with a muzzle and lead.
  • Not all attractions allow dogs.
  • Free transport on the Zillertalbahn is not included in the active card.
  • Bike transport on the Zillertalbahn is not included in the active card.
  • In the early and late season, limited operation of the mountain lifts, public transport and outdoor swimming pools is to be expected.
  • Tolls must be paid separately.

Swimming lakes

Discover the idyllic swimming lakes in the Zillertal! The Zillertal in Tyrol is not only renowned for its impressive peaks and hiking routes, but also for the picturesque swimming lakes. Regardless of whether it is after a long hike or on a hot summer day, the swimming lakes in Zillertal offer a welcoming cool down.


The swimming lake in Schlitters, the swimming lake Aufenfeld and the Durlassboden reservoir are just a few of the many wonderful swimming opportunities in this region. Enjoy the refreshing waters, surrounded by a breath-taking backdrop of mountains, and be enchanted by the beauty of the Zillertal.


Experience the fascination of climbing in the Zillertal! This idyllic valley in Tyrol, Austria, is a climber’s paradise. Impressive rock formations, varied routes and breath-taking scenery are just waiting to be conquered by you.


Whether you are a beginner wanting to learn the basics of climbing or an experienced mountaineer looking for a new challenge – you will find exactly what you are looking for in the Zillertal. Be inspired by the unspoilt nature and enjoy an unforgettable climbing experience in the Tyrolean Alps.


Discover a world within the Zillertal full of action-packed outdoor adventure. Experience the adrenalin kick of paragliding as you soar to dizzying heights and admire the breath-taking landscape from a bird’s eye view. Or feel the thrill of rafting on the wild waters of the Zillertal, where you can experience the raw power of nature up close.


If you are looking for a different kind of adventure, canyoning is just the thing. Where you can explore the majestic gorges, waterfalls and grottos of the Zillertal in a way you will never forget. Experience outdoor action during your summer holiday in the Zillertal and let your adventurous heart beat faster.