Excursion Destinations

Excursions in the Zillertal - for summer and winter

All highlights at a glance - we are happy to provide you with information about individual excursion opportunities at the reception desk.

Erlebnis Sennerei Zillertal - Alpine dairy in Mayrhofen

Why do some cheeses have holes in them? How is butter made? If you are looking for answers to questions such as these, you will get them right here, first-hand at Erlebnis Sennerei Zillertal one some 6,000 m² with 11 information stations. Here, you have the opportunity to taste dairy and cheese specialties and choose items on the menu from the dairy's own kitchen. In the dairy's shop, you are able to purchase select cheese specialties and handcrafted items to take home with you.

Opening times: daily from 10 - 11:30 am and 12:30 - 3 pm
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Zillertalbahn Railway

The Zillertalbahn steam train - for over 100 years, the Zillertalbahn has been huffing and puffing through the valley. Experience a ride through the snow-covered winter landscape on this nostalgic train. One unique feature is the Crystal Wagon decorated with thousands of crystals.

We are happy to inform you about train connections and schedules at our reception desk.
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Gold mine - Zell am Ziller

Take part in one of the greatest adventures of centuries past. Explore the interior of the mountain and experience the 350 years of culture of this almost forgotten branch of industry, including an impressive multimedia presentation in the mining tunnel.

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FeuerWerk - HolzErlebnisWelt - Fügen

On a tour through one of Europe's most modern and economical biomass heat and power plants, visitors have the opportunity to do more than just see fascinating technological facilities. Visitors are also encouraged to sharpen their senses when it come to the ever-present natural product of WOOD.

Opening times:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
May - October: MON - SAT
November - April: MON - FRI

Closed on Sundays and holidays
For groups upon request
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Hintertuxer Glacier

Hintertux: 365 days a year of pure skiing enjoyment - take "Gletscherbus 3" (highest dual-cable gondola in the world) to the panoramic road at an elevation of 3,250 m, and enjoy the breathtaking view extending from the Großglockner to the Dolomites and even the Zugspitze!

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Spannagel Cave - Hintertuxer Glacier

Below the Spannagelhaus on Hintertuxer glacier is access to an underground adventure: with a length of 10 km, the cave at the Spannagelhaus is Tyrol's most important cave and offers a glimpse of the high-alpine karstification of crystals, banded marble, etc. with a 500 m long viewing area.

Opening times: open year-round, 10 am - 3 pm
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Zillertaler Höhenstraße

An unforgettable vacation experience at elevations from 550 to 2,020 m! The Zillertaler Höhenstraße is one of Austria's most beautiful alpine roads. It offers every visitor a gorgeous panorama of the Zillertal Alps! The numerous snack stations and mountain inns along the road provide plenty of opportunities to stop for refreshments! Head out on the Zillertaler Höhenstraße, located very close to our campgrounds - have fun!

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