Summer holidays in the Zillertal
Sweeping meadows, lush pastures studded with colourful alpine flowers, the burbling water of the Tuxbach, the eternal ice of the Hintertux Glacier - that’s the Hintertux I know and love.
Fun and athletic challenges in Tux
Summer is coming - what a glorious time of year! Of course, this is also when city dwellers have the oppressive heat to contend with and allergy sufferers must withstand an onslaught of pollen... Here in Hintertux, however, thanks to our location at altitudes from 1,250 to 3,250 metres, you may enjoy a relaxed holiday in the fresh mountain air, without runny noses or teary eyes.
Hintertux is also ideally located for an active summer holiday in the Zillertal. The possibilities for athletic feats are endless! Hikers and mountaineers alike will enjoy leisurely tours or challenging summit conquests, with the waterfalls along the Tuxbach, the Frauenwand, and the High Alpine Nature Park of the Zillertal Alps promising unforgettable moments in a majestic natural setting. Cyclists may look forward to a trail network spanning 120 km in the Tux valley, accessible for both mountain bikes and e-bikes. If you fancy a reminder of what winter is like, enjoy some sunshine skiing on the Hintertux Glacier. The Zillertal Aktivcard is ideal for adventurous guests and for families as it offers a range of child-friendly activities .
There are lots of ways of experiencing the Tyrolean mountains, and climbing a rugged rock face, feeling the stone up close and personal while exploring your own limits, is definitely among the most intense ones. Nine via ferratas with varying levels of difficulty and three climbing gardens that are suitable for all levels of fitness and skill, promise unbridled climbing fun in Tux. If the weather doesn’t cooperate, the indoor climbing centres in Aschau and Mayrhofen make good alternatives. Those who don’t mind getting wet should try canyoning, rafting and tubing, while adrenaline junkies can prove their mettle while paragliding.
Our reception will be happy to assist you with further information or with recommendations of providers that we have used in the past. We can also arrange a time and date for you.
Trips and excursions for your summer holiday in the Zillertal
The numerous excursion destinations in the Zillertal make your summer holiday in Hintertux really exciting. Discover the world of ice in the Nature Ice Palace at Hintertuxer or marvel at the majestic mountain panorama at over 3,000 m. One adventure after another awaits you on your way through the Tux adventure world. Even in bad weather, our region around Hintertux offers you numerous alternatives to enjoy your holiday to the fullest, even on rainy days.