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The 12 latest Blogs

On the Trail of Tyrolean Cuisine

Let us lead you on a culinary route through the Ziller Valley Alps to discover the tasty delicacies of Tyrolean cuisine.


In 100 Kilometres through the Ziller Valley – Amazing Road Biking Routes

I never ever thought this would be me. Why on earth would I want to get on a suspiciously wobbly-looking bike with a saddle that is the stuff of…


The Best Tips for Hiking in the Ziller Valley

The Ziller Valley is a paradise for hikers and mountaineers.


Markus Kröll: Balancing a love of the mountains with a love of art

He loves the mountains, sport and his home. Markus Kröll from Mayrhofen is a well-known mountain runner, not just within the Ziller Valley but also…


Canyoning through the Zemm Gorge in the Ziller Valley

Should I or shouldn’t I?! Bettina leans over the rock ledge, her knees are trembling and her nerves are on edge.


Every week, Mayrhofen marches to the sound of its brass band

The Ziller Valley is known as "the valley of music", and for good reason. If you take a summer holiday to the villages of Brandberg, Ginzling,…


Furtschaglhaus: the hut with a heart on the Berliner High Alpine Path

One Saturday morning, myself and a group of girls from work decided to go on a hike. The five of us, plus one dog, "Nuska", set off in good spirits. …


Peter Habeler – The Way to the Top

Renowned mountaineer Peter Habeler talks about the duality of the mountain as a challenge as well as a place of tranquillity, his fascination with…


Packing for a Hiking Holiday

As any keen hiker knows, the Ziller Valley and its High Alpine Nature Park are a mountaineer’s paradise. The region, awarded Nature Park of the Year…


The best insider tip in the Zemm Valley – the Waxeggalm

A hidden treasure in the mountains of the Ziller Valley, a special spot in which to renew your strength, recharge your batteries and find inner…


Presenting Zillertal: The Zillergrund Valley

The Zillergrund Valley is the source of the river after which the Ziller Valley is named – the River Ziller.


Preparing for a Glacial Tour

Even in the mountaineering Ziller Valley, glacial tours have a reputation as one of the most prestigious mountain tours.