Holidays Aschau im Zillertal

Holidays in the Zillertal Valley

The nice village of Aschau is in a quiet location at a natural bottleneck in the picturesque Zillertal valley. Majestic mountains, crystal-clear rivers and small farms on the hillside mark the unique panorama of this traditional village. Despite the peace and quiet, due to the old Zillertal road, the village is a central point in the valley. The Zillertal Arena and the Hochzillertal-Hochfügen ski resort with wide slopes and a wonderful panorama of the surrounding mountains in Tirol are not far and can be easily reached with the free ski bus shuttle. Also in summer, Aschau is the perfect starting point to enjoy and discover the Alpine surroundings – either on the various hiking paths or on cycling tours.

Hiking Experience in the Zillertal Valley

In Aschau, the mountains attract people due to their crystal-clear streams, lush green meadows and the natural surroundings. This is the perfect starting point for various hiking tours in the entire valley. Enjoy stunning views of the Tirolean mountains on more than 1,000 km of hiking trails but it is also great to discover the nature in Tirol on the 850 km of biking and cycling paths. Furthermore, there are plenty of highlights to visit around Aschau, such as the FeuerWerk wood adventure world and the Zillertal cheese diary.
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Winter Pleasures amid two ski resorts

The perfect location between two great ski resorts (Hochzillertal-Hochfügen and Zillertal Arena) make your holidays in Aschau a unique winter experience including fantastic views of the Tirolean mountains. The free ski bus shuttle service comfortably takes guests to these top skiing areas. The Hochzillertal-Hochfügen ski resort convinces with its snow guarantee, perfectly groomed slopes and a lot of special offers, such as a freestyle park and a selection of easy slopes for children. Cross-country skiers can also discover the winter landscape on tracks high up in the mountains. If you like traditional specialities or simply want to relax on a sunny terrace amid a splendid mountain scenery, then one of the cozy huts or the panorama restaurant is the right option. But there is not only the Hochzillertal-Hochfügen ski resort. The largest ski resort – the Zillertal Arena – also has a lot to offer: A total of 139 km of slopes with snow guarantee and 51 modern lifts provide perfect conditions to enjoy skiing in Tirol. Various offers such as snow parks, photo points and the first Alpine rollercoaster make your holiday in Aschau an unforgettable experience amid nature.

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Relaxation at its Best The quiet village of Aschau is located on the old Zillertal road in the heart of the scenic Zillertal valley. The famous tourist resort of Mayrhofen is only 13km away, Hintertuxer glacier offers year-round skiing and snowboarding and is only 30km away. On the opposite side of the valley you will find the Zillertal´s most attractive campsite with a whole host of leisure and sports facilities for young and old.

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Leisure camping site Aufenfeld
Lots to do on this camping site. Beach volley ball, horse riding, under cover scater area for all children and a Western Fort with indian tents.
Snow, mulled wine and jovial gatherings at mountain huts ...
Aschau has more to offer than just great skiing!

Cleared winter walking trails winding their way through the magic winter wonderland, romantic horse-drawn carriage rides, torchlight walks or jovial gatherings at a mountain hut - the choice is all yours.

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Exhilarating Skiing Fun! The quiet village of Aschau is located on the old Zillertal road in the heart of the scenic Zillertal valley. Aschau´s location between two superb ski areas (Hochzillertal and Zillertal Arena) is perfect for winter sports enthusiasts. The popular resort of Mayrhofen is only 13km away, Hintertux glacier 30km. TOp modern ski lifts give access to an incredible 145km of immpeccable ski runs, trails and slopes for all levels of experience. More information at

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Travel Route & Address

* A12 Inntal motorway - exit Zillertal - before Ried im Zilllertal through the tunnels toward Aschau im Zillertal - exit Auschau; or: road via Kaltenbach to Aschau im Zillertal.
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* Train station Jenbach - on by Zillertal railway or by bus to Aschau
* Airport Innsbruck or Munich
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Infobüro Kaltenbach
Kaltenbacher Landstr. 34
6272 Kaltenbach, Austria