Zell im Zillertal features a 45,000 m² leisure center with adventure pool, 2 giant water slides, 7 tennis courts, a sport bowling alley, a fantastic playground, a crazy golf site, a basketball and street ball fun court, beach volleyball and soccer facilities, as well as a restaurant/café offering fantastic views of the Zillertal mountains. Also pay a visit to the gold mine and the cheese dairy (with small farm).
Zell am Ziller is the gateway to the Zillertal Arena ski area covering a total of 166 km of slopes and 49 cutting-edge ski lifts - operating from early December through April.
The Gerlosstein ski area is popular among families with children - thanks to its easy, uncrowded slopes.
Zell offers an illuminated sled track, an ice rink and Eisstock curling lanes, and 14 km of cross-country skiing tracks. Action and fun will be guaranteed with a ride on the Arena Coaster (roller coaster) or the Arena Skyliner.
With Tiscover, you may find the perfect accommodation in the Zell – Gerlos Zillertal Arena: hotels of all categories, guesthouses and holiday apartments.
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100% summer holidays amidst the Zillertal Arena
Not only in winter does the Zillertal Arena, the Alp's merriest ski area, offer a myriad of opportunities. Also in summer, the two villages Zell im Zillertal and Gerlos offer a great variety of holiday attractions which focus on the impressive mountain scenery of the region - go out and explore it.
Hiking, walking, climbing etc. - everyone feels well in the hiking arena of the world's most active valley, boasting some 400 km of sign-posted hiking routes.
Adventure fans can choose from 232 km of MTB trails, rafting, horse-back riding, tennis, beach volleyball, Nordic Walking, tandem paragliding, canyoning, swimming, plus a lot more!
The Zillertal Arena makes a truly unique paradise also for kids and teens: Leisure Park in Zell, high rope park in Gerlos, Arena Coaster, entertaining activity program for young guests. For plenty of extra fun and action you should try the ultimate Arena Skyliner!
The two villages - Zell and Gerlos
Next to Zell you find the wildly romantic Gerlostal valley. Two different worlds meet here: Zell is located in the central valley making an ideal starting point for excursions and short trips. In Gerlos you breathe fresh and clear Alpine while spending memorable days at the heart of the Alps.
Zell im Zillertal, the historic and geographic heart of the Zillertal valley, nestles at 580 meters above sea level. Together with the surrounding villages of Gerlosberg, Hainzenberg, Zellberg and Rohrberg, it offers some 5600 guest beds.
Gerlos at 1300 meters above sea level, is one of Zillertal's highest villages and has 4000 guest beds.
Welcome to the Zillertal Arena - the Zillertal's largest skiing area!
139 km of ski runs and 51 state-of-the-art mountain railways and lifts make your winter holiday a very special one. You will enjoy skiing at an elevation of 2500 meters amidst the Tirolean regions of Zell and Gerlos, and - in the neighboring province of Salzburg - in the regions of Königsleiten, Wald and Krimml.
But it's not only skiing or snowboarding which makes the Zillertal Arena the number 1 winter destination! Spend the whole day amidst the snow-covered winter wonderland: Tobogganing, ice-skating, horse-riding, paragliding or hiking - the two villages Zell im Zillertal and Gerlos offer winter fun at its best.
The two villages - Zell and Gerlos
Zell, at 580m above sea level, is located in the middle of the Zillertal valley and gives access to the Zillertal Arena.
Zell and the surrounding villages Gerlosberg, Hainzenberg, Zellberg and Rohberg offer 5800 beds for tourists.
Gerlos, at 1300m above sea level, is one of the highest-lying villages of the Zillertal valley and offers some 4000 beds. What's more, snow is always guaranteed in Gerlos!