Zillertal is one of the most diverse hiking regions there is. The palette extends from hikes close to the picturesque valley floor to high-alpine adventures at 2500 meters. Out on the over thirty interactive paths and nature trails of Zillertal, it is possible to combine extraordinary nature experiences with fascinating and exciting themes.
Whether interesting insights into the relationship between man and ecology, adventures for the whole family, special features of Zillertal's flora and fauna, the power of water, religious aspects or our culinary world - anyone who takes a leisurely stroll or hike along the valley bottom is certain to return home with a wealth of wonderful impressions and many a new factoid to share with friends and family.
the cablecar to the Spieljoch hiking area is 300 m away from our hotel
varied theme hikes
approx. 1,400 km signposted hiking paths
the Zillertal mountains as magnificent scenery
more than 30 nature and adventure paths
routes in all grades of difficulty - from easy to demanding
numerours huts, snack stations and mountain pastures
Lush meadows, mountain streams with crystal-clear water pure enough to drink, rustic mountain huts - all leave their stamp on the glorious hill country of Zillertal. Over 1,000 kilometers of clearly marked paths are there just waiting to be hiked. There are numerous means to reach the hiking trails at higher elevations, aside from on foot. You can drive your car up the Zillertal High Road, for example, or perhaps ride one of our region's ten cable cars, providing your whole family with direct access to a truly compelling mountain word. Countless mountain huts offer original Zillertal dishes, treating their guests to an array of homemade delights.
Spieljoch Adventure Mountain
The hiking paradise on the Spieljoch in the "First Holiday Region" of the Zillertal is something special. In this mountain scenery, you simply can't stop being astonished. There is also much to experience here especially for families. The valley station of the Spieljoch lift is only 300 m from Gartenhotel Crystal and is easily reachable on foot.
After you have decided on one of the four regions in Zillertal valley, you can get an overview of all of the tours in that particular region and pick out your perfect hike including description, elevation profiles and degree of difficulty. Without a shadow of a doubt, there is something here for everyone!
The Zillertal Activcard is the perfect companion for all those who want to enjoy the Zillertal from front to back. It is the ticket for lifts, trains, and buses as well as an admission and discount ticket. In addition, many new mountain experiences have been added in the last 2 years such as the Spruce Castle, the "Glacier Flea Safari", Pepis Kinderland, the Ahornsee, and much more!
Your advantages with the Zillertal Activcard:
- One ride up and down the mountain daily on 1 of the 9 lifts of your choice
- Free admission to all 6 outdoor pools (1 visit daily)
- Free use of most public transportation in the region (except the steam train)
- Minimum 10 % discount from 65 partners in and around the Zillertal