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Winter holiday in the Tyrolean Zillertal

Experience winter magic in Zillertal

With its snow covered peaks, snowy forests and picturesque villages, Tyrol is a real winter wonderland. Zillertal in particular shows itself as the perfect destination for an unforgettable winter holiday with its diverse winter activities and impressive natural landscape. Regardless of whether you are looking for sporting challenges or relaxation in nature, Zillertal has something for everyone and for all ages.

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Untouched nature

Skiing in the Zillertal

Zillertal in Austria is a real skier’s paradise. The Tux-Finkenberg resort stands out in particular. With around 60 kilometres of slopes, Tux-Finkenberg offers an impressive variety for beginners and advanced. The excellently groomed slopes and modern ski lifts guarantee a unique skiing experience.


Whether you want to glide leisurely through the snow-covered landscape or seek a challenge on black slopes, Tux-Finkenberg fulfils all wishes. Thanks to the high altitude,skiing in Zillertal is possible until early summer. Be enchanted by the beauty of the Zillertal and enjoy unforgettable days in the snow.

Tobogganing on your winter holiday

Experience the fascination of winter in the Zillertal in a new way – tobogganing! This pleasure is suitable for young and old and allows you to discover the picturesque winter landscape of Tyrol in a unique way.


Whether in bright sunshine or on a romantic floodlit toboggan run in the evening, the Zillertal offers pure tobogganing fun. A perfect alternative for anyone who needs a break from skiing or wants to try something new. So invite your family or friends and head to the toboggan run!

Hintertuxer Glacier

The Hintertuxer glacier is a glacier in the Austrian Alps. It is located in the Tuxertal, a side valley of the Zillertal, in the province of Tyrol. The glacier has an area of approx. 57 km² and is the only glacier in Austria with guaranteed snow all year round.


It is primarily known for its ski areas and numerous hiking trails. The Hintertux glacier is a popular excursion destination and an important tourist attraction. A large part of the glacier area is protected within a national park.

Our tip: Explore the natural ice palace on the Hintertux Glacier! It is worldwide a unique natural jewel and an ideal excursion destination for the whole family. The tour is suitable with hiking boots or ski boots.

Ski-touring in the Zillertal

If you are fascinated by the magic of winter, but are looking for a challenge away from the prepared slopes, then the ski tours in Zillertal are perfect for you! You can fully appreciate the untouched countryside and the peaceful mountains. However, ski tours require a good physical condition and knowledge of avalanche safety.


Are you ready for adventure? Then grab your skis and make your way to Zillertal. It will be an experience you definitely won’t regret!

Winter hiking winter holiday

Winter hiking in Zillertal is an unforgettable experience. Kitted out with snow-shoes is the best way to explore the winter wonderland and the untouched countryside. The Zillertal is renowned for its varying winter hiking paths, which lead you through a breath-taking landscape.


Let yourself be enchanted by the beauty of the Zillertal and discover the fascination of winter hiking. It is an experience not to be missed.

Cross-country skiing

Experience the magical winter landscape of the Zillertal on a cross-country ski trail. The Zillertal in Tyrol offers both beginners and experienced cross-country skiers a variety of tracks.


Here you will find over 125 kilometres of perfectly groomed tracks that lead through picturesque forests, across snow-covered meadows and along glistening mountain streams.


Whether classic style or skating – the Zillertal fulfils all wishes. Many of the tracks are floodlit, so you can also enjoy your sport in the evening. Discover the peace and beauty of winter in the Zillertal while cross-country skiing.


Restaurants and huts 

There are numerous restaurants and huts within the ski and glacier world Zillertal 3000, which offer a large choice of food and drink.


These include the lift station restaurants and summit huts of the cable cars, which are located on the summit of the Hintertux Glacier. You will find a wide selection of regional specialities, such as Kaiserschmarrn, smoked trout, ham, bacon and much more.


Some of the most popular restaurants and huts are the Zillertaler Hütte, the Hochschwarzeck mountain hut, the Gipfelhütte and the Jöchelspitze hut. There are also several cosy inns in the area that serve regional delicacies.

The Zillertal in Tyrol is a true paradise for a winter holiday. Whether you want an active holiday or prefer to simply enjoy the beautiful natural landscape, in Zillertal you are guaranteed to find the perfect activity. And after an eventful day in the great outdoors, you can stop off at one of the region’s rustic mountain huts and cosy restaurants and warm up with traditional Tyrolean cuisine and warm hospitality. Your winter holiday in Tyrol is sure to be an unforgettable experience.