Sightseeing

Places of interest in Zillertal - Discover more in Tyrol

In addition to sports attractions, the Zillertal area offers numerous cultural and historical highlights that are worth a visit. Get to know the people and places through regional events - we will be pleased to tell you about the current ones.

 

Planetarium

Your cosmic cinema. Discover a fascinating universe with our star dome and the full-dome video.

In contrast to an observatory, where the night sky can be observed directly with a telescope, in a planetarium the stars are reproduced artificially. The daily and annual course of the stars, movement of the planets and the events that take place in the cosmos above us are explained in the domed hall.

Schwaz Planetarium

 

Zillertal Railway

The 100-year-old Zillertal Railway, by which you can discover the most beautiful parts of the Zillertal, is a really special experience.

Take your time. Peaceful and with a touch of adventure. Without hectic or stress. The ideal start to a positive and eventful day.

Information and Timetable

 

Crystal Worlds

Swarovski Crystal-Worlds transports children and parents into a breathtaking world of sparkling fantasy and reality ...

The uniqueness of Swarovski Crystal Worlds is a living dream - a company's material proof regarding the variety of ideas that are unleashed by their creation of ultra-brilliant crystal.

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Dairy

Parents with children, individuals and groups are all welcome to come and experience everyday life in a dairy in a completely new and unique way.

You will find a wonderful variety of milk and cheese specialities, traditional Zillertal dishes and imaginative gourmet menus  in the Visitor Dairy Farm.

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Silver Mine in Schwaz

Experience a fascinating journey through time into silver-mining history in Schwaz.

800m deep inside the mountain, an experienced mountain guide will welcome visitors with a "Good luck" greeting and guide them through the extensive network of tunnels, on the trail of courageous treasure hunters.

Silver Mine in Schwaz

 

Bergisel Ski Jump in Innsbruck

The Olympic ski jump, renewed in 2002, together with the Bergisel ski jumping event that forms part of the international 'Verschanzen' Tournament have made Bergisel a top-class tourist attraction.

Marvel at the mountain landscape above Innsbruck and surrounding area from the 360° Panoramic Restaurant.

More about Bergisel

 

Feuerwerk Holzerlebniswelt in Fügen

'HolzErlebnisWelt', owned and run by a company called Binder Holz in Fügen at the entrance to the Zillertal, is an example of crackling creativity. It's a tip for when the weather is bad not only because there's a lot of heat generated in this ultra-modern biomass heating plant.

Regular exhibitions and talks take place in the gallery.

Programme of Events

 

Innsbruck Alpine Zoo

From the alpine chough to the harvest mouse - anything that's an important part of local fauna cavorts and breeds here. Particularly popular with the public are the brown bears and otters.

The natural habitat of the animals is the mountains where the Alpine Zoo is also located - on a hillside at the foot of the North Alpine Range.

Information and Opening Times