das Alois 4*S in Tux
Malerischer Anblick des Durlassboden Stausee im Zillertal

Swimming lakes in Zillertal

Idyllic swimming lakes and open-air pools in the Tyrolean Zilltertal

Discover the idyllic swimming lakes in Zillertal! The Zillertal in Tyrol is not only known for its impressive summits and hiking paths, but also for its picturesque swimming lakes. Regardless of whether it follows a tiring hike or on a hot summer day the swimming lakes in Zillertal offer a welcoming cool-down.

Cooling moisture
Ideal after a hike or mountain tour

Enjoy the fresh water, the surrounding backdrop of mountains, and be enchanted by the beauty of the Zillertal.


A hike in the Zillertal mountains can often be combined with a cooling dip. There are many beautiful opportunities for a swim in Zillertal, here we will introduce you to a few.


  • Lake Aufenfeld (approx. 25 km away)
  • Lake Schlitters (approx. 40 km away)
  • Durlassboden Reservoir (approx. 42 km away)
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Lake Aufenfeld

In Aschau in Zillertal

In Aschau in Zillertal a unique combination of relaxation and fun awaits you at the Aufenfeld Lake. Look forward to a variety of water sports, including stand-up.paddle, helping to enhance your leisure experience.


Experience unforgettable hours at the idyllic Aufenfeld Lake. Surrounded by green meadows and shady spots, the Aufenfeld Lake offers ideal conditions for relaxing picnics and sunbathing.


A picturesque pond with a waterfall, wooden footbridges and a spacious sunbathing lawn await you, guaranteeing fun in the water.

The Lake Aufenfeld in Aschau in Zillertal is located in an adventure park with several playgrounds, a large climbing wall, a skater-park and trampolines. Ensuring that the children will not get bored and offering fascinating opportunities for playing.

Lake Schlitters

In Schlitters at the beginning of the Zillertal

Directly at the beginning of the Tyrolean Ziller valley you will find the Lake Schlitters. Dive into the oasis of relaxation and natural beauty. The crystal clear water offers refreshing swimming fun, while nearby green hills make the best spots for a picnic.


Covering a total area of approx. 22,000 m², water-rats can run-wild and relax on the spacious lawns.


Escape from everyday life and enjoy the idyllic ambience, be it swimming, sunbathing or a relaxing walk along the promenade.

The Schlitters swimming lake promises unforgettable moments in the midst of unspoilt nature. Experience the highlights of this enchanting retreat and be amazed by the harmonious combination of water and landscape.

Durlassboden reservoir

In Gerlos in Tyrolean Zillertal

The Stausee Durlassboden is an impressive reservoir in Zillertal. It combines a breath-taking natural backdrop with numerous activity options. The clear Durlassboden offers not only idyllic surroundings for relaxing, but also opportunities for water sports enthusiasts – whether it be swimming, stand-up-paddle, kayaking or peddle-boat.


You will find the boats moored close to the tip of the reservoir’s dam, not far from the “Seestuberl” restaurant.


A recommended walking route takes you around the reservoir, where refreshment stops such as the Alpengasthof Finkau, the Bärschlagalm and the Seestuberl on the crown of the dam are particular highlights.

The surrounding mountains of the Tyrolean Zillertal create a majestic backdrop, ideal for hikes and picnics. Experience the harmonious combination of water and nature, be enchanted by the beauty of this place and enjoy unforgettable moments at the Durlassboden reservoir.

Outdoor Infinity Pool

In our hotel you will find a heated outdoor infinity pool, it is 17 metres long and has a temperature of 28°. It is directly connected to a 12 metre long indoor pool.


Indoors there is a spacious wellness area with a swimming pool and cosy relaxation areas.


Apart from this there is a garden with lawns for outdoor relaxation, along with a sunset lounge & sun terrace.

Zillertal Aktivcard

Our All-inclusive card for the swimming pools in the Zillertal

Your advantages
with the Zillertaler Activcard

With the Zillertal Activcard, guests can take part in many different activities free of charge or at a reduced rate, such as visits to outdoor pools, cable cars and museums.


A daily visit to one of the following 6 outdoor swimming pools is included:


  • Outdoor adventure pool Finkenberg
  • Adventure pool Mayrhofen
  • Outdoor adventure pool in the Sommerwelt Hippach
  • Outdoor adventure pool in the Freizeitpark Zell
  • Badewelt Stumm
  • Outdoor pool in Zillertal - Fügen
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Swimming pools in Tux-Finkenberg

Nearby adventure swimming pools

Adventure outdoor swimming pool Finkenberg

The Finkenberg outdoor adventure pool is a popular destination for water lovers of all ages. It offers a spacious swimming pool, a children’s pool, a water slide and an extensive sunbathing lawn for relaxing and sunbathing.


A children’s playground and a snack bar complete the offer, where visitors can strengthen themselves with refreshments and small snacks.


Opening times: May - beginning of September
Fine weather: 9 am - 7 pm
Bad weather: 4 pm - 5 pm

Thermal-outdoor swimming pool in Hintertux

The thermal outdoor pool in Hintertux attracts swimmers and sun worshippers alike.


There is a large swimming pool, a diving platform and a separate children’s pool. The spacious sunbathing lawn invites you to relax and enjoy.


Opening times: From the end of June to the end of August
Opening times: 11.30 am - 6 pm

Further summer activities

Discover the diversity of the Zillertal in summer
Mountain lifts in summerMountain lifts in summerSummer mountain lifts
Alpine highlights
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A hiker's paradise
E-bikes & mountain bikesE-bikes & mountain bikesBiking
Zilltertal is a paradise for bikers and hikers
„das Alois“ makes you adventurous
Adventure in the breath-taking mountains

In this hotel you are more than welcome:
We combine charm and character with warmth and a sense of well-being.