Activities & Stories

Here you find stories, adventure stories, customs information, news and much to know about the holiday region Mayrhofen-Hippach.

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The 12 latest Blogs

The 50th Zillertal Steinbock March in Ginzling mountaineering village

A well-established institution in Ginzling; no summer is complete without the Zillertal Steinbock March! On Saturday, 18.08.2018, hikers, climbers and...


Pure Adrenaline at the Schlegeis Reservoir - Test of the new FLYING FOX

One thing is for sure – occasionally spending time together outside of the office environment is essential to team building in any successful company....


My Taster Day at the Zillertaler Flugschule

Ever since I could walk, I have been fascinated by the nature and mountains of the Zillertal Alps.


RISE&FALL - A Midsummer’s Dream!

Sunday, 24th June 2018: There’s not a cloud in the sky and the temperature at 6am already reads 17°C. It’s the perfect day for a hike in the beautiful...


A Celebration of tradition: Hollenzen Village Festival

Every year on the 2nd Sunday in September, Hollenzen, a usually quiet village on the outskirts of Mayrhofen, host their annual village festival.


The Sound of the Alps – From Tyrol Throughout the World

“The Sound of the Alps - Nostalgic Melodies” exhibition at the baroque Schloss Fügen is dedicated to the incredible and enduring worldwide success...


Zillertal Krapfen Festival in Schwendau

Village festivals in the Zillertal Valley are famous for their gregariousness, their special ambience and, not least, their regional delicacies. The...


25 Years of Ursprung Buam – a success story from the Ziller Valley

There are lots of music groups in the Ziller Valley but, in my opinion, none are more musical than the Ursprung Buam. When you hear their sound, it is...


Cultivated landscape and a sea of flowers

Magnificent flowers combined with an insight into regional life: the Bergmähderweg (meadows path) with its unique variety of plants isn’t just a...


A Festival for Foodies – the Schmankerlfest in Hippach

The Ziller Valley is renowned for its music, its friendly locals and its tasty culinary specialities: in fact, all of the good things in life! And,...


Mayrhofen Street Festival

The Mayrhofen Street Festival is a summer highlight! It takes place every year on the last Friday in July, in the heart of the Ziller Valley. On some...


Sunrise Breakfast on the Leisure Mount Ahorn

The sunrise breakfast on the Leisure Mount Ahorn is an incredible experience for everyone.