Mountain summer

Summer in Mayrhofen


Adrenaline rush

Action sports in summer

Zillertal Nature Park

Located south of Mayrhofen, the Zillertal Nature Park unfolds with almost 4,000 metre high peaks, 80 glaciers and a valuable cultural landscape. A popular tour leads around Mayrhofen. Together with the local nature park guides, you learn interesting facts about alpine nature, discover the protected Scheuling forest and enjoy the view of the Ziller gorge, the Tuxbach gorge and the Penken. Along the way, there are always tempting places to take a break an regain some strength. You should plan about three hours for such a free guided hike.


Journey of discovery

Explore the Zillertal Alps

Grand Penkentour

Would you like to get out into the great outdoors for a day, conquer the mountains and explore the valleys? Then the great Penkentour is one of the best options for cyclists and mountain bikers. The route starts directly in Mayrhofen and via Finkenberg and Astegg leads to the 2,094 metre high Penken. On the way, you cycle along the well-known Panorama Trail until you reach the Horberg Valley via gravel paths, Hippach and finally back to Mayrhofen. You should plan about 4.5 hours for this 41-kilometre route.

Zillertal Cycle Path

The Zillertal Cycle Path leads you through the valley in a relaxed way, always along the Ziller River and from Mayrhofen to Zell, Kaltenbach, Uderns and Schlitters. Due to its easy route profile, this cycle path is ideally suited for excursions with the family, which can be well combined with the adventure opportunities in the neighbouring towns.

The Alpenrose Alm

About two hours of driving time, 20 kilometres and 800 metres of altitude to overcome: the tour to the Alpenrose Alm is made for beginners who want to get up close and personal with the mountains and also complete the route without any major problems. From Mayrhofen, the trail leads to the district of Pignellen and continues along the Ziller River. When the trail finally turns right, you have to start the ascend. For the most part, the way leads over gravel roads that are closed to public traffic. The destination, the Alpenrose Alm, awaits with a hearty hut snack and a magnificent view down to Mayrhofen.


Culture & Music

Genuine customs and beguiling sounds