Holidays in Mayrhofen-HippachThe holiday resort of Mayrhofen-Hippach is a precious gem of nature in the Zillertal Valley, offering outstanding walking across lush green mountain pastures, thrilling climbing adventures on spectacular rocks, and lovely places to relax and unwind amidst an unspoiled mountain scenery. Action and fun, well-being and recreation, pampering treats and culinary delights combine to satisfy even the discerning winter sports enthusiast. Food and drink is a major issue in the Mayrhofen-Hippach area indeed: More than 60 restaurants, bars and pubs tempt visitors to drop in and linger for a while.
Vacation paradise: Mayrhofen – HippachMayrhofen and Hippach make top summer destinations for families and mountain and outdoor enthusiasts. Both villages are much appreciated for their lovely mountain pastures, shady forests and high Alpine terrain, which lends itself to a variety of outdoor sports and activities. The Zillertal Alps are a precious gem of nature indeed, offering 20 way-marked mountain bike routes, 200 kilometers of well-kept walking and hiking trails, and first-class routes and trails for bouldering and rock-climbing. And the best thing about it: The Zillertal Activcard entitles to one free uphill and downhill ride a day!
Walking on water: The huge, air-filled Funballz waterballs at the Penken reservoir are the children’s favorites. For cycling aficionados the Mayrhofen-Hippach area offers access to more than 800 kilometers of routes throughout the Zillertal Valley, covering easy, intermediate and rather challenging terrain. The annual highlight for cyclists is the Zillertal Bike Challenge in Mayrhofen at the beginning of July.
With hiking trails for mountain enthusiasts of all ages and ambitions, several take-off points for paragliders and innumerable facilities for climbing Mayrhofen and Hippach cater for the needs of outdoor enthusiasts. For a more peaceful and relaxing summer experience visitors love to retreat to Lake Ahornsee and sample traditional Zillertal fare.