This holiday region is one of the very best that Austria may offer. The striking elevations of the Zillertaler and Tuxer Alps with their 3000 meters high mountains are the great setting and stage for many outdoor activities for the whole family. Mayrhofen is located in the sunny center of the Zillertal valley, at 630 meters elevation, near Cross Country Ski Track and has population of about 3700. The Mayrhofner mountain railways connect the valley and the Zillertaler Alps and take one’s holiday to a higher level. The 370 square kilometers large alpine nature park in the Alps of the Zillertal valley is the ideal starting point for day tours at nearly three thousand meters with numerous huts, inviting to relax and recharge.
Mayrhofen is a great holiday destination any time of year - Tyrolean tradition and a chic atmosphere, fun in the snow and untouched mountains, action and tranquility. There are more than two hundred kilometers hiking trail system allowing one to explore mountains over three hundred meters high. Other activities include river rafting, paragliding, kayaking, horseback riding, etc.
Mayrhofen offers wide range of accommodation options, such as top quality hotels, budget hotels, ski chalets, mountain huts, apartments and private lodging. Some of our recommended hotels include: Alpin-Hotel Schrofenblick | Hotel Andrea | Apparthotel Ederfeld | Apparthotel Sonnenhof | Apparthotel Veronika | Hotel Edenlehen | Hotel Garni Ferienhof | Gutshof Zillertal | Hotel Pension Waldheim | Hotel Rose | Sporthotel Manni | Wohlfühlhotel Robert | Appartements Austria | Hotel Cafe Traudl | Hotel Garni Alpenschlössl | Hotel Garni Glockenstuhl | Hotel Landhaus Carla.
Austria is a wonderful place to visit in terms of tourism. With beautiful landscapes, picturesque topography and a subtle weather throughout the year, Austria is one of the best places to visit. A town which is one of the hotspot for tourists is the town of Mayrhofen. Located in the valley of Tyrol called Zillertal, this is also known as the river valley. The town of Mayrhofen is perhaps a great tourist attraction due to the fact that it is famous for all sorts of winter and summer sports. Whether you like hiking, paragliding, skiing or mountain biking, if you love adventure, then it will be a shame not to visit the city of Mayrhofen for you next trip.
The town of Mayrhofen is perhaps the best location for all types of sports, both in the summers and the winters, so no matter what time of the year it is, be prepared for some adrenaline pumping adventurous activities. A few of the most famous tourist things to do include the Walking Trails which provide the best way to take a short but scenic trip around the town of Mayrhofen. So get your backpack ready and put your running shoes on as this hike will definitely be the most memorable one. If you are visiting the city you should also remember to visit the Ski Area Penkenbahn and the Stocky Air Paragliding.
One thing that you should keep in mind before planning your trip and heading off to Mayrhofen is that you should book the best accommodation you can. Without a good place to stay in, your whole trip can go haywire as the place where you are living determines how your trip will go. Hence, remember to book a comfortable place that isn’t far away from the city so that you’re travelling expenses would go down.
Mayrhofen Skiing Holidays
Mayrhofen Ski Area & Piste Information:
Resort Elevation / Lowest Piste: 630 meters
Highest Lift: 2500
Beginner: 22 Runs (27%), (45km)
Intermediate: 27 Runs (53%), (92km)
Expert: 3 Runs (21%), (45km)
Total Runs: 52
Total Length: 102 kilometers
Longest Run: 55 Kilometers
Surface (t-bar, etc): 15 lifts
Chair Lifts: 11 chairs
Cabin (tram, gondola, etc): 3 lifts
Capacity: 36980 skiers per hour
Terrain Park - 1
Cross-Country Trails: 20 km
Mayrhofen Ski Piste Map
Also you may want to visit Mayrhofen Tourist Attractions and Mayrhofen Transportation.