Centrally located in the Zillertal is the Kaltenbach recreation resort, making it the ideal starting point for numerous sportive activities during your summer and winter holidays in the Zillertal.


Explore the surroundings by bicycle, mountain bike or E-Bike or go hiking along a nature trail in summer. You can easily and quickly access the idyllic Hochzillertal hiking area by bus or car via the impressive Zillertaler Höhenstraße that is one of Austria’s most beautiful alpine roads (length 48 km) and starting point of numerous mountain hikes and activities. Murmelland Zillertal with its petting zoo and large playground for children that you can comfortably reach by car and bus Zillertaler Höhenstraße as well, offers unique nature experiences on an altitude of 1.800 m to you and your family. Plan your perfekt hiking- or biketour with our interactive map to download and print out.

Our personal recommendation: Take a trip with the nostalgic Zillertalbahn experiencing the impressive scenery of the Zillertal up close.



The valley station of the popular Hochzillertal skiing area is directly and centrally located in the centre of Kaltenbach. Thanks to its connection to Hochfügen, the top skiing area Hochzillertal offers

  • 90 kilometres of pistes and perfectly groomed descents
  • 36 lifts and on an elevation of 560 to 2,378 meters

With its modern and fast lift systems, it is a true skiing dream for the whole family!

Our opinion: Whether for snowboard pros, tobogganing fans or for skiing with the whole family, the skiing area Hochzillertal sets completely new standards for a perfect winter vacation.



photo credits: Schultz-Gruppe, Zillertalbahn