"HOMECOMING" – "ALMABTRIEB" CATTLE DRIVE IN MAYRHOFEN
Saturday, 3rd October 2020
Festooned in ornate head dresses and bells, the cows head back down to the valley from Zillergrund, Stilluptal, Tux and Ginzling. The first cows reach the village at around 12.00 hrs.
From around 9.30 hrs onwards, visitors can look forward to an extensive festive programme along the main street with culinary delights, traditional music and stalls offering local products. The traditional procession and handicraft market are an absolute must for every visitor!
What is on offer
Along the high Street various Zillertal delicacies such as cheese, baked and grilled specialities, sweet treats, thirst quenchers, farmer’s market, honey, schnapps.
As well as: traditional music, woodcarvings, stones, jewellery and much more.
Handicraft market - demonstration of ancient handicrafts at the village square, craftsmen and artists present exclusive handicrafts from various fields, such as blacksmith demonstrations, traditional belt embroiderers, wood-carvers, knitting & handicrafts, clay work and much more....
Admission price: € 7,00 p. p. (from 18 yerars)*
Tickets can be purchased or ordered online in advance by no later than 02.10.2020 via www.myzillertal.app/almabtrieb. We kindly request that you indicate which tickets are for travel guides and bus drivers (free entry). If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bus parking at the Horbergbahn, shuttle service and car park “NORD” (depending on availability) at the entrance to the town are included in the price.
*Admission is free for guests of the Mayrhofen-Hippach holiday region on presentation of the myzillertal Card (guest card) at the respective ticket sales stands! Admission for children up to 18 years is also free!
Parking facilities for cars
directly at the entrance to Mayrhofen
Further car parking spaces:
"Sozialzentrum" underground car park (subject to charge)
The bus and coach park
Horbergbahn cable car station in SchwendauGuests will be transported from there to Mayrhofen in a shuttle bus, and brought back again later to the parking lot on 3rd October from 07.30 - 18.00 hrs.
Further Almabtrieb dates:
- 18. September - Gasthof Schwarzenstein in Ginzling
- 19. September - Geislerhof in Ramsau
- 03. October - Bruggerstube and Larchergut in Hollenzen
Food & drink as well as music & entertainment is provided at all locations!
-Subject to alterations!-