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Action & Adventure

Fancy a Little Adrenaline Kick?

Outdoor activities in the Zillertal Valley

The Zillertal Valley is heaven for adrenaline-pumping activities.

No matter whether you are a passionate mountaineer or a full-on adrenaline junkie, the Zillertal Valley is the place to make the most of the mountains. A wide selection of outdoor sports are available, including canyoning, rafting andtubing on some of the wildest whitewater in Tyrol. Or why not see things from a totally different perspective with aparagliding or hanggliding flight? The region's high-rope adventure trails are not for the faint-hearted, and the same can be said about the underground caves. Tyrol really is the perfect destination for all those who love thegreat outdoors.  

And the best thing about it all is that there really is something for all ages and fitness levels, from 8 to 80! Action and Adventure are guaranteed on holiday in the Zillertal Valley For more information visit

Paragliding and hanggliding

Take to the Skies!

Tandem paragliding flights

Paragliding experts love the Zillertal Valley, which is one of the largest and most beautiful flying areas in Europe. In the company of an experienced pilot, beginners can also take to the skies and see the world from a bird's eye perspective.

Tandem hanggliding flights

The excellent thermals in the Zillertal Valley make it popular with hanggliders from Tyrol and beyond. Try this fun sport in the company of aqualified expert and you will never look back!

paragliding adventure holiday Tyrol

High-rope adventure park

Nerves of Steel!

There are few places in Tyrol as nerve-jangling as the region's high-rope adventure parks. In the Zillertal Valley alone there a number of these popular outdoor areas where visitors of all ages must show concentration, balance and a head for heights.

Equipped with a safety harness, guests are invited to take on a range of climbing routes high above the forest floor. There are different routes catering for a selection of abilities. A great day out for all the family!

climbing garden Gerloshöhe

Rafting & Canoeing

World of Wild Whitewater!

Water is life! It is powerful and unforgiving, demanding concentration, fitness and courage from those who decide to take it on. And yet, at the same time, it is a truly fascinating element that is abundant in the Zillertal Valley and sets the stage for all kinds of adrenaline-pumping outdoor adventures.

Rafting is one of the most popular water-based activities in the valley. It gives participants the chance to experience whitewater rapids at first hand and to work together in a team. Rafting is available on the Ziller, Gerlosbach and Inn rivers. Experienced guides accompany each group. Those in search of even more adventure can try power rafting, the ultimate whitewater experience. All rafters are provided with wetsuits to keep them warm, so rafting is a sport which can be practised in any weather.


Take the Plunge!

Canyoning is a fun sport that combines slipping, sliding, swimming and abseiling through waterfalls, over rocks and across gorges.

It is ideal for visitors of all ages, including families and groups. The experienced guides will adapt the route and difficulty level to the group. If you get the chance then try canyoning in the rain, when it is even more fun!

canyoning in the Zillertal Valley


Take the Tube!


Tubing is the latestaction sport for adrenaline junkies. Accompanied by an experienced guide, participants whizz down a stream in an inflatable rubber tube wearing a wetsuit and safety equipment. Definitely worth a try!

Become an adventurer! 

Discover your new favourite sport here in Zell am Ziller. Dare to discover!

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