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Who hasn’t heard of the Easter Bunny, with his long ears, brown fur and a basket of colourful eggs?>
Walter Stippler has been cooking typical Ziller Valley cuisine at the Hotel Edenlehen for some 14 years.>
Spring is finally here, and the temperatures are getting warmer. That’s good news for both our bodies and souls. This is because vitamin D from the...>
Now be honest: who hasn’t rounded off their day on the mountain with a bit of après-ski before? Exactly! Then it’s no wonder that our children also...>
Are you suffering from aching muscles after skiing? Do you fancy enjoying a more relaxed day instead of racing around the pistes? Then a winter walk...>
It’s just 5 days into the new year and the residents of Mayrhofen in the Ziller Valley are already enjoying the first tradition of the year, which...>
RISE&FALL 2017 IN MAYRHOFEN: 2,000 SPECTATORS AND FANS REJOICED WITH THE WINNING TEAM, “MOUNTAINSHOP HÖRHAGER 1 POWERED BY TIROLA KOLA”
This year's RISE&FALL event was a merciless battle for top-class athletes all over again. The will to win, true to the event’s motto of, “Four...>
Mayrhofen-Hippach holiday region is known for its many contrasts. Modernity is intertwined with tradition in a manner that can only be experienced...>
The two passionate musicians tour throughout the country – 365 days a year. The successful duo from the Ziller Valley are popular with music fans,...>
Getting up above the clouds, enjoying incredible views, and rediscovering friendships and good times. Mayrhofen in the Ziller Valley is the perfect...>
The tradition of "Klöpfel", or "Carol" singing is cherished to this day in the Zillertal Valley. Mayrhofen Men's Choir and the musicians of Mayrhofen...>
The heroes of the perfectly groomed pistes – the piste managers from the Mayrhofen cable car company
For the ski resort of Mayrhofen-Hippach, offering a 100% snow guarantee is the most natural thing in the world.
Pre-Christmas Family Holidays in Mayrhofen: Rediscover Peace and Quiet at the Advent Festival in the Forest
We purposefully travelled ahead of the crowds, avoiding the Christmas rush of holidaymakers to the Alps. Instead, we took our holiday to Mayrhofen in...>
Who doesn’t dream of living a life without stress, a life of pure enjoyment and comfort? For 30 cows living in paradise on the Schwendberg mountain,...>
Every Thursday afternoon at 4.30pm at the Europahaus in Mayrhofen, we hold a ceremony to say a big “thank you” to our regular visitors. During the...>
Time and again stories of aggressive cows attacking and injuring hikers and their dogs are reported in the news. There were even articles written...>
Preparations are in full swing at the mountaineering village of Ginzling!>
I love the Ziller Valley’s many slender, pointed church spires, reaching into the sky. But, why are some of the spires red and some green?>
We, we being my sister and I, set our sights on climbing a three thousand metre high peak every year. Last August we scaled the Schönbichlerhorn,...>
Cinema? I’m not really the cinema-going type. If I watch a film, I like to watch it from the comfort of my own sofa and not in the company of a crowd...>
Sun, snow and skiing. Children love snow and can learn to ski from a very early age...>
Après-ski has a similar reputation as the Oktoberfest. For those looking in from the outside: unfathomable behaviour based on the consumption of...>
The name “Leisure Mount Ahorn” inevitably conjures up an image of a ski area for families, slower skiers and generally laid-back people. And that’s...>
It is listed on the register of Austria's Intangible Cultural Heritages – the custom of "Anklöpfeln" carol singing on the last three Thursday evenings...>
Often described as “wildly romantic” or “the valley of waterfalls”, the Stillup valley is a subsidiary valley of the Ziller Valley. Personally, I...>
On the first Saturday in October, an age old tradition takes place in Mayrhofen: The ‘Almabtrieb’ (cattle drive). After their summer holidays grazing...>
In addition to skiing and hiking, visitors to Mayrhofen can enjoy many other experiences and attractions. At the ErlebnisSennerei dairy you can learn...>
It sometimes isn’t easy to find sport activities which are suitable for the whole family. Cycling is the perfect solution: it’s a sport which can be...>