das Alois 4*S in Tux
Ein Paragleiter während seines Sommerurlaubs im Ort Tux in Tirol

Rafting, Canyoning & Paragllining in Zillertal

Action sport in Tyrolean Zillertal

Whether you are looking for sporting challenges, prefer relaxing experiences in nature or are planning adventurous excursions with the whole family – you are sure to find the right thing in the Zillertal. In addition to hiking, climbing, biking and swimming the region offers a wide range of activities that will turn your holiday into a real action-packed experience.


The numerous skyliners in the region provide absolute excitement and adrenalin. The Zillertal offers a wide range of action sports that will delight beginners and experienced adventurers alike. Experience unforgettable moments full of action and adrenaline in the picturesque Zillertal.

Action sports
For thrill seekers

For the truly adventurous, action sports such as rafting, canyoning, paragliding and much more are available, always under the professional guidance of experienced staff.


An absolute highlight for thrill-seekers is the flying fox in Schlegeis 131 at the Schlegeis reservoir – an unforgettable experience high above the breath-taking landscape of the Zillertal.


  • Explore the gorges of the Zillertal while canyoning
  • Conquer the wild waters of the Ziller while rafting
  • Experience the Zillertal from the perspective of a bird while paragliding
  • Flying fox #Schlegeis 131 in the Zillertal
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Fun, action and adrenaline

Whether you’re an adventurer at heart or simply looking for an exciting group activity, canyoning in the Zillertal is something for everyone! The Zillertal offers unforgettable tours for children, teenagers, families, adults, stag parties, school trips or company incentives. Fun, action and a good dose of adrenalin are on the programme.

The canyoning tours are graded according to varying levels of difficulty so that every water lover can find the right tour. The complete equipment, consisting of a wetsuit, neoprene socks, shoes, helmet and canyoning harness is provided by the Actionclub Zillertal.


Most tours take place near Mayrhofen, but group trips to other breath-taking canyoning locations can be organised on request. The canyoning season runs from May to the beginning of October. So make sure you book your adventure in Zillertal.


For adrenaline junkies and nature lovers

Dive into an exciting rafting adventure in picturesque Zillertal! The Zillertal offers unforgettable rafting tours of the Ziller near Mayrhofen. This tour has been a favourite outdoor activity for summer guests for many years, enabling the experience of water fun on the doorstep.

For further wild water adventures we recommend the rafting tour through the “Imster Schlucht” on the river Inn, between Imst and Haiming in the Inn valley. On this 2 hour long journey, you experience pure adrenalin in the middle of breath-taking countryside. Please allow 1.5 hours for the journey to Imst.


The professional guides ensure that you have an unforgettable rafting experience. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced participant of water sports, Zillertal offers the perfect adventure for everyone. Experience the fascination of rafting in Zillertal – an unforgettable experience for adrenaline junkies and nature lovers alike.


A bird’s eye view of the Zillertal

A bird’s eye view of the ZillertalGet a bird’s eye view of the Zillertal with a breath-taking tandem paragliding flight! The Zillertal attracts paragliders and hang-gliders from all over Europe thanks to the ideal flying conditions and the impressive mountain panorama.

Your adventure begins on the Penken the home mountain of Mayrhofen. In the company of an experienced pilot, you take the gondola up to an altitude of about 2,100 metres, to then take off together. After just a few steps in the air, see the full beauty of the Zillertal beneath you. The soft and effortless landing follows.


Soaring high above the Zillertal is an indescribable experience that you need to experience for yourself! The Actionclub Zillertal team consists exclusively of local pilots who know the area and the weather and who will ensure your safety. Whether young or old, there are various tandem flights on offer for every taste. Experience unforgettable moments while paragliding in the Zillertal!

Flying Fox ZIP-Line

#Schlegeis 131

Discover the ultimate adrenalin kick with the new attraction, the Flying Fox ZIP-Line #Schlegeis 131, on the impressive Schlegeis dam. At a thrilling height of 131 metres above ground, glide through the air along the dam and enjoy a breath-taking view of the Zillertaler Alps.

The flying Fox ZIP-Line #Schlegeis 131 offers a flight of about 600 metres in length, gets your pulse racing. If you have always dreamed of flying free like a bird, this is the perfect opportunity. Show your courage for adventure and experience the adrenaline kick of your life.


For those, looking for an even greater kick, we offer the #Schlegeis 131 abseiling on the Schlegeis dam – the ideal combination ticket for a complete experience. Dive into the world of adventure and savour the unique Flying Fox experience to the full!

Further summer activities

Discover the diversity of the Zillertal in summer
E-Bike & mountain bikingE-Bike & mountain bikingBiking
Zillertal a biker's paradise
Hiking in TuxertalHiking in TuxertalHiking
Enjoy the picturesque landscape
Mountain lifts in summerMountain lifts in summerMountain lifts in summer
Alpine highlight
„das Alois“ makes you adventurous
Adventure in the breath-taking mountains

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