Located at an altitude of 580 meters, ZELL AM ZILLER is the center of the Zillertal Valley in terms of history and location. Together with the villages of Gerlosberg, Hainzenberg, Zellberg and Rohrberg it offers accommodation for up to 5,000 guests.
Zell offers access to the vast ZILLERTAL ARENA ski area: 139 km of slopes and 51 cutting-edge uphill facilities take you up to an altitude of 1,300 to 2,505 meters, from early December till April. Take a break and visit some of the charming mountain restaurants, snow bars and pubs in the ski area.
- 7 km toboggan run, illuminated until 1am
- ARENA COASTER - tobogganing in summer and winter
- FREIZEITPARK ZELL - artificial ice rink, curling alley, bowling, etc.
- 14 km of cross-country skiing trails (with access to other trails)
- 20 km of winter walking trails
- Après-ski parties at the base terminal and in the village
- 3 ski and snowboard schools
- Aktivzentrum Zillertal: paragliding, snowshoeing, etc.
Zillertal Arena comprises the ski areas of Zell im Zillertal, Gerlos, Königsleiten, Wald and Krimml and offers something for everyone! You are on holiday we have everything to make it worthwhile! Have fun and spend happy days in the Ziller Valley to restore your energies! Glittering white snow and azure blue skies combine to create a winter paradise on earth.
Off-piste activities include tobogganing, ice skating, alpine curling, Arena Coaster rides and visits to the gold mine. Choose from a wide range of activities!
Photo: Zell by night - Paul Sürth
The Zell im Zillertal tourism area comprises five villages:
*ZELL AM ZILLER*
With approx. 2,000 inhabitants and a size of 2.4 km² Zell am Ziller is the heart of the Zillertal valley, and the valley's administration and educational center.
Ready, stead and up the mountains! Everyone will find their private mountain adventure there: Walking and hiking, mountain biking and paragliding. The 45,000 m² leisure park completes the offering with 4 outdoor tennis courts, 3 indoor tennis courts, a modern sports curling alley, an adventure playground, a mini golf course, a fun court for basketball and street ball, a beach volleyball court, a football field and a cafe/restaurant with play area for children and a fantastic view of the surrounding mountains.
For even more thrill and adventure try the Arena Coaster and at the Arena Skyliner!
The oldest reference of tourism in Zell dates from 1428 when messengers from Italy stopped there on their way to Salzburg. Zell hosts the popular Gauder Fest in May every year, and it is home to the oldest private brewery.
Zellberg has 700 inhabitants and covers an area of 12 km². It comprises the village areas of Zellbergeben and Zellberg. Popular sights are the Josefkapelle chapel and the Sacred Heart chapel.
Rohrberg has 400 inhabitants and covers an area of 10 km². The Rosenalmbahn lift gives access to the Zillertal Arena, the Zillertal's largest ski area. Rohrberg offers numerous walking routes and friendly inns and pubs.
With some 600 inhabitants and a size of 21 km² Hainzenberg offers many attractions for visitors: Of great interest are the show mine, the zoo, the show dairy and the "Maria Rast" pilgrimage church.
Gerlosberg has 380 inhabitants and covers an area of 16 km². Especially worthwhile are the Gerlosberg Kreuzweg (Stations of the Cross) and many old farmhouses along the walking routes.
|Offers: Zell am Ziller, Zillertal Arena|
Prices per night
|Hotels||from EUR 46.00|
|Apartments / Holiday Homes||from EUR 26.00|
|Bed and Breakfast||from EUR 66.00|
|Farms||from EUR 33.00|
|Private accommodation||from EUR 37.60|
|Guest Houses||from EUR 50.00|
|Themed holidays||from EUR 33.43|