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The holiday resort Zell am Ziller

In the heart of the Ziller Valley – surrounded by mountains – lies the township of Zell am Ziller. Not only has hospitality its tradition in Zell, but you can also find the oldest private Tyrolean brewery here. Every year on the first Sunday in May we celebrate the “Gauderfest” which is well known in the whole region. For this occasion an extra strong stout beer – called “Gauderbock” – is brewed.

Winter - powder snow and mountain fun:

leisure time activities in wintertime
During the winter months you can find everything a skier's heart would desire in Zell am Ziller:Powder Snow and Mountain Fun. You can go: snowboarding, Skischule Lechnercarving, cross country skiing, tobogganing (on the 7 km long run) and ice skating! Zell am Ziller offers you all this and plenty more . You are at the central vantage point to all ski area's of the Ziller Valley.Pulverschnee und Hüttengaudi. Sie können: Snowboarden, Carven, Langlaufen, Rodeln (auf der 7km langen Rodelbahn) oder Eislaufen! Das alles und noch viel mehr bietet Ihnen Zell am Ziller. Sie haben hier den zentralen Ausgangspunkt zu allen Skigebieten des Zillertales!

Zillertal Arena

You can reach the local ski area "Zillertal Arena" -with 55 modern skilifts and cable car facilities and about 160 km of runways- within a few minutes. A variety of ski huts, après ski bars and mountain restaurants make your skiing day a great experience. Link: www.zillertalarena.com

Freizeit Angebot in Zell am Ziller im Winter

Hiking, Mountaineering and Mountainbiking and a lot more...

leisure time activities in summertime
From May to October the regions offers an enormous variety of leisure activities: Hiking, Mountaineering, Paragliding, Rafting, Biking, Tennis, Bowling, Minigolf...

Leisure Park Zell

In the centre of the town lies the Leisure Park of Zell. At an area of over 45 000 m² you can find an array of leisure facilities: outdoor swimming pool with sport pool and giant slide, children's pool, big playing ground, beach volleyball, tennis hall and outdoor tennis courts, minigolf and fun-court.

Cycling and mountainbike tracks

Over 200 km of cycling and mountainbike tracks are at the disposition of cyclist and even ambitious mountainbikers: along the Ziller-River (level/into or out of the valley), across the Gerlos mountain to the mountain town of Gerlos or up the Zell mountain to the Zillertaler Höhenstraße (scenic road) which offers a magnificent panoramic view on the impressive peaks of the Ziller Valley's Alps.

Hiking and Mountaineering

The Ziller Valley is a paradise for all hikers and mountaineers - paths, steep tracks, routes to meet everyone's demand. Beginning at Zell you can reach romantic high alpine valleys, traditional mountain huts or a mountain top with marvellous views over the Central Alps, glaciers, mountain meadows, crystal clear mountain creeks with their waterfalls within shortest time. Let yourself be bewitched by the fantastic Mountain World of the Ziller Valley.

Freizeit Angebot in Zell aleisure time activities in summertime


Innsbruck: Capital of our federal state Tyrol, app. 60km away, picturesque Old Town with the landmark "Golden Roof", Alpine Zoo Innsbruck - 2000 animals of 150 species held in appropriate enclosures and Aquaria.

Hall in Tirol: eastwards of Innsbruck lies the Town of Hall i.T. with it's famous mintage tower and a likewise well worth seeing Old Town.

our disctrict capital, with silber mine (open for visits)

gorgeous Old Town, "Glass Town"

Swarovski Crystal Worlds

Homestead Museum, collection of historic homesteads from various tyrolean valleys

Krimml Waterfalls

Dams Schlegeis and Zillergründl:
high mountain dams directly below the glaciers of the Ziller Valley Alps. Reachable from Zell by car within an hour.

You can get further information at:

Tourismusverband Zell