Family Holidays in Zillertal
Easy Family Holidays
Mayrhofen Hippach holiday region in Zillertal is the ideal destination for your family holiday.
With great fun and action, surprises, numerous children's facilities and a sympathetic ear for special requests - your holiday in the Zillertal Valley Valley will pass by in a flash!
Guests of all ages can enjoy active days in all both summer and winter – with adventures at the river's edge, day trip to the Eagle's Stage at Leisure Mount Ahorn or in winter at the mountains swathed in glistening snow, building snowmen, ice skating, tobogganing and of course skiing - this has got to be the biggest holiday experience for the little ones.
Familie Adventures on Mount Ahorn
Leisure Mount Ahorn is a wonderful day trip destination for the whole family. On Ahorn, children can playfully acquaint themselves with nature. The Family Mountain has much to offer:
♥ Eagle's Stage with birds of prey shows ♥ Adventurous escapades along Ahorn Sinnespfad Trail ♥ Lake Ahornsee ♥
Familie Adventures on Mount Penken
Mount Penken offers action-packed fun to the whole family. In addition to countless hiking opportunities, Penken has plenty of children-orientated attractions:
♥ Various mountain scooters for speedy downhill runs, as well as for leisurely exploring ♥ Running on water with Funballz ♥ Pleasant and pram-friendly panoramic trail
Children's Hiking Programme
Discover the stunning natural landscapes of Zillertal on your own using our Family Hiking Suggestions or take part in one of the guided hikes for families and children offered by the Zillertal Alps Nature Park.
♥ Our tip - Geocaching ♥
This GPS treasure hunt in Zillertal offers hiking fun and entertainment for young & old.
Day trip destinations for children
Family Day Trip Destinations in Tyrol:
♥ ErlebnisSennerei Zillertal Dairy with Show Farm ♥ Schlegeis Alpine Road ♥ Our tributary valleys ♥ Zell am Ziller Gold Mine ♥ Strasser Häusl ♥ Zell am Ziller Heritage Museum ♥ Arena Coaster summer bob run ♥ Spannagel Caves and Nature's Ice Palace at the Hintertux Glacier ♥ Krimml Waterfalls and WasserWunderWelt ♥ Tratzberg Castle ♥ Schwaz Silver Mine ♥ Planetarium Schwaz ♥ Alpenzoo Innsbruck ♥ Ebbs Exotic Animal Zoo ♥ and much more.
Visitors of all ages will find much to discover at the FUN-ZONE MAYRHOFEN:
♥ Recreation park ♥ MTown Bowl Skate Park ♥"Brindlang" water playground and Scheulingwald Forest children's playground ♥ Erlebnisbad Mayrhofen outdoor and indoor pools, sauna ♥ Tennis courts ♥ Waldfesplatz - Forest Festival Area ♥
Children's/family via Ferrate in Mayrhofen
for parents and children at least 120 cm tall
The Mayrhofen-Hippach holiday region will have a new via Ferrate for children and families directly in Mayrhofen from July 2015 onwards.
Children's Buggy & Baby Carrier Hire
Do you recognise the scenario? You have loaded your car up in preparation for a well earned holiday. Countless cases, bags and shoes are piled up in the boot - and now you need to squeeze the buggy in too? Well, there is an end to that! We make sure that packing your car can now be a more relaxed experience.
Two brand new 2 in 1 combi-prams are now available to hire from the Mayrhofen-Hippach Tourist Board. Both are designed for universal use, with a push chair and sport buggy facility.
They are also equipped with a rain hood, detachable 2-part sun canopy and a shopping basket.
For a deposit payment of € 50,00 and a rental fee of € 10,00 per day, you can enjoy the added convenience of leaving your own pram at home. Due to high demand, please book in advance under firstname.lastname@example.org or tel.: +43 5285 6760.
- BABY & CHILDREN'S CARRIER HIRE
at Sportmoden Kaplenig in Mayrhofen, Tel.: +43 5285 62286
Childcare & BABY SITTER SERVICE
How about a day or evening without the children during your holiday to the Mayrhofen-Hippach holiday resort? Trained baby sitters are more than happy to help out with childcare.
- WUPPY'S KINDERLAND
Kindergarten and day nursery for children aged from 3 months to 4 years.
Early registration in advance is an absolute must and is possible from September every year!
Opening Times: from 18.12.2017 to 30.03.2018
Monday to Friday from 09.00 – 17.00 hrs (the Kinderland is closed during the summer!)
Prices: Half day € 40.00 / Full day € 50.00 / 5 day package € 185.00 / Surcharge for lunch € 5,00
Contact: Waldbadstraße 539, 6290 Mayrhofen, Tel.: +43 5285 63612, E-Mail
- Those requiring a BABY SITTER SERVICE should contact:
Mayrhofen-Hippach Tourist Board
Tel.: +43 5285 6760
Novelty train ride through Mayrhofen
Enjoy the ride & find out interesting information on the Mayrhofen-Hippach holiday region during the novelty train ride though Mayrhofenn.
Dairy Show Farm
Show Farm for more awareness on the FOOD cycle:
- Hay milk from goats, sheep and cows
- Organic chickens
- Buzzing honey-makers - bees
- Pleasant relaxation areas
- Mini tractors for our younger guests and much more.
ErlebnisSennerei Zillertal Dairy & Show Farm...
Playgrounds in Mayrhofen
"BRINDLANG" NATURAL WATER PLAYGROUND
The Natural Adventure Playground has been created using natural materials such as wood and stone. Numerous wooden channels, known locally as "Brindlang", guide or pool the element of water over the entire area.Endless hours of natural fun can be enjoyed by the children, with a sandpit and water powered mill wheel rounding off the wonderful facilities. Nestled in the midst of the romantic Scheuling Forest, the Natural Playground is the perfect place to take the whole family
SCHEULINGWALD CHILDREN'S PLAYGROUND
The small, well located children's playground in Scheulingwald Forest invites children to play with swings, seesaw, slide and sandpit. Plenty of benches are dotted around where you can stop for a breather or even enjoy a picnic.
CHILDREN'S PLAYGROUND at FREIZEITPARK MAYRHOFEN LEISURE PARK
The new, large children's playground at Mayrhofen Leisure Park is sure to make every child's hart beat a little faster. Numerous slides, swings, climbing, sand play opportunities and much more are waiting to be discovered by little visitors. There are plenty of places where parents can sit and watch their little ones play
Playground in Ramsau
RAMSAU CHILDREN'S PLAYGROUND (near the railway station)
Ramsau children's playground (near the railway station) with a slide, climbing, rocker, sandpit, balance apparatus, ... is next to the Zillerpromenade/Zillertal Cycle Path and therefore ideally accessible on foot, by bike or even by train or car. Ramsau railway station is only a few metres away, as are convenient parking spaces. Plenty of seating in the shade of tall tress invites you to linger!
Playground in Hippach
LAIMACH CHILDREN'S PLAYGROUND
The recently renovated children's playground at Laimach Dorf Aue with large sandpit, slide, swings, climbing, ... is next to the Zillerpromenade/Zillertal Cycle Path and is about a 30 minute walk from Hippach. Visitors can also catch the train to Zeller Heimatmuseum and walk to Laimach playground from there in around 20 minutes, after crossing the Laimacher Steg (bridge).
Playgrounds in Schwendau
SCHWENDAU CHILDREN'S PLAYGROUND (near the pool)
Schwendau children's playground with a large sand tower, slide, swing, carousel, small stream for watching fish & ducks with plenty of seating for mums and dads is located near the outdoor pool at Hippach/Ramsau/Schwendau and easy to reach via the Zillerpromenade/Zillertal Cycle Path. Parking nearby!
MÜHLBACH CHILDREN's PLAYGROUND
The Schwendau children's playground with slide, sandpit, swings, climbing facility,... is next to the Zillerpromenade/Zillertal Cycle Path and easily accessible via a short walk/bike ride from Ramsau, Hippach, Schwendau and Mayrhofen. It is also only a 15 minute walk away from Bühel station (bus & train).
OFENACH CHILDREN'S PLAYGROUND
Children can really let off steam at the newly renovated children's playground at the Ofenach recreational area (just above the parish church in Ginzling). Swings, seesaw, slide, sandpit,... leave nothing to be desired
The beautiful children's playground in the sunny village of Brandberg with a sand pit, well, climbing frame with slide,... is located next to the football field (below the fire station) and offers lots of opportunity to play and have fun.
Active in Winter
Activities on and off the slopes
Fun in the slopes is guaranteed for the whole family in the Penken & Ahorn ski area. Attractions specifically designed for children, youngsters and the young at heart are ready and waiting to be explored.
♥ Fun-slope on Mount Ahorn ♥ Vans Penken Park ♥ beginner slopes with a magic carpet for the little ones,...
Discover fun experiences, however, away from the slopes: ♥ snow-tubing at Gerlosstein ♥ tobogganing fun ♥ ice skating ♥ winter walking
Erlebnisbad Mayrhofen Adventure Pool
Water fun for the entire family at the Erlebnisbad Mayrhofen Adventure Pool. You can look forward to:
♥ raging torrent ♥ waterfall ♥ neck jets ♥ massage jets ♥ whirlpool loungers ♥ giant slide of 101 m and the "Crazy River" tyre slide♥ regular courses such as mermaid swimming, water aerobics and swim lessons,...
The spa area of the leisure pool may be used by those aged 16 and over.
Children's ski lifts in the valley
Our nursery slopes down in the valley are particularly well suited for the first attempts on skis. Our children's lifts in the valley are perfect for both children and beginners:
♥ Kinderland Horberg ♥ Floiten lift in Ginzling
Wuppy's Kinderland, the kindergarten for visiting children aged from 3 months to 4 years. During the winter months, visitors have the opportunity to use the guest kindergarten's facilities from Monday to Friday.
Day Trip Destinations
♥ ErlebnisSennerei Dairy with Show Farm ♥ Spannagel Caves with Nature's Ice Palace at the Hintertux Glacier ♥ Arena Coaster ♥ Happy Hopp Kinderland ♥ Alpenzoo Innsbruck ♥ Planetarium Schwaz ♥ Haus steht Kopf (Upside Down House) ♥ Swarovski World of Crystral ♥
The Winter Wonderland at Schwendberg in the Mayrhofen-Hippach holiday region will make many winter holiday makers hearts skip a beat.
In addition to the new 4.5 km high altitude cross country ski trail, the Winter Wonderland is equipped with an ice skating rink and curling facilities, children’s playground and two natural toboggan runs, 3 and 4 km long respectively.
The Winter Wonderland at Schwendberg is also a great starting point for many snowshoe and ski tours.