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

Golf in Uderns in Zillertal

Golf Equipment for Beginners

In 2014, an 18-hole golf course with a large covered driving range opened in Uderns in the Ziller Valley. The result was a sudden increased interest…

[Translate to en:] Brauchtum Zillertal, Tradition Zillertal, Familien im Zillertal, Mayrhofen

The Tradition of ‘Grasausläuten’: Snow be Gone!

For centuries a spring tradition has existed in Tirol which has one clear aim: to banish winter. And with it the snow and the ‘evil spirits’ of the…

Swarovski Crystal Worldsin Wattens

Multifaceted Mayrhofen, Glittering Worlds. A Day Out to the Swarovski Crystal Worlds

Off-season? In Mayrhofen? It doesn’t really exist. Actually, when the seasons are changing, there is so much to see and do here, and its often the…

Glacier.Worlds exhibition in the Naturparkhaus Zillertal

Gletscher.Welten (Glacial.Worlds) –Zillertal Alps High Alpine Nature Park

The multifunctional building is home to the administration of the Nature Park and the Ginzling division as well as being the information centre for…

The Benefits of Sport Massages

The Benefits of Sport Massages

Massages have existed for over 3000 years. And, over the years, various types and techniques of massage have been developed. Through kneading,…

[Translate to en:] Beilagen zum Kaiserschmarrn

What fruit condiment belongs with Kaiserschmarrn?

Kaiserschmarrn, a sweet dish of rich, chopped pancakes, is one of Austria’s most famous delicacies. But what accompaniment do diners like best with…

Barley Soup

Recipe: Gerstensuppe (Barley Soup)

This soup is guaranteed to warm you up after a brisk walk along one of Mayrhofen-Hippach’s winter walking paths or an exhilarating ski day on the many…

Paragliding in Zillertal

Zillertal the paragliders paradise

Feel as free as a bird. Thomas Walder from the Ziller Valley deals in experiences of euphoria at dizzying heights. He offers holiday-makers in…

Skiing in springtime in Mayrhofen

Sunny Ski Days with Springtime Vibes

Sunbathing or skiing? Why not do both at the same time? Mayrhofen in Tyrol is a true experience for lovers of winter sports. Chilling out to DJ tunes…

Ski mountaineering in Mayrhofen

Ski Touring: Getting it right – What you need to know!

The warm-up phase is over. In alpine and high alpine ski touring athletic fitness is not only more likely to be required but is an absolutely…

The beginning of wintersports in Zillertal

The Origins of Skiing in the Ziller Valley

Norway, Russia, Sweden or China? There are many countries which claim to be the birthplace of skiing. Join us to take a short journey back in time to…

Build an igloo in the Zillertal

Building Igloos in the Zillertal Alps

Have you ever been tempted to try and build a real igloo?