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Mayrhofen is one of the most attractive Tyrol towns. It’s an ideal vacation destination. This is also the largest ski resort in the territory of the Zillertal . The population of the charming Alpine town is nearly 4,000 people, but during the tourist season, the population increases significantly. Multifacatedness has always been one of the key peculiarities of this resort, so Mayrhofen is a great place to visit not only for fans of skiing and other winter sports.
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Mayrhofen is suitable for skiers of different level – the resort offers 159 kilometers of trails for both newbies and professionals. Tourists, who only master the basics of alpine skiing, … Open
The town has excellent infrastructure for travelers with children, and there are many fabulous shops and restaurants. Young tourists will not be disappointed as well – Mayrhofen offers a wide range of amazing bars and nightclubs. This Alpine resort is a fantastic holiday destination all year round. In winter, fans of winter sports are, without a doubt, the biggest category of visitors, and, in summer, the picturesque nature of Mayrhofen attracts eco-tourism lovers.
Mayrhofen is an interesting place even for travelers who adore sightseeing tours. There are several interesting old building in the town and its suburbs, and Strasser Häusl is definitely one of them. It’s also important to mention Brindlang natural water playground that has become one of the main symbols of Mayrhofen. As a rule, travelers are also particularly interested in wineries that are located not far from the town. It’s believed that these wineries produce the authentic Alpine schnapps, which has been made by the same recipe for several centuries already. A visit to one of the wineries of the region can become an unforgettable journey, moreover, there are usually interesting excursions and sampling sessions for visitors. Copyright
Beautiful Mayrhofen is not deprived of some historical charm. Despite the size, there are many landmarks and symbolic places in this town. Some places are truly unique and it’s not … Open
Cheese is one more “gastronomic symbol” of Mayrhofen. In the town’s suburbs, there is the ancient Hollenzen creamery. It’s one of the first cheese factories in the region that started accepting visitors. Nowadays, Hollenzen is one of the most popular and frequently visited sights of the Mayrhofen area, and many tourists enjoy visiting it every year. Curious travelers arrive daily in order to observe production facilities and see with their own eyes how the excellent cheese is being made. Of course, each excursion ends with a sampling session of the best sorts of cheese. There is a special shop nearby that offers the most popular cheese produced at Hollenzen. The prices in this shop are below the average.
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Mayrhofen is an ideal destination for active travelers who want to try something new every day. Skiing and admiring the beauty of the local nature, interesting excursions and the observation of picturesque suburbs, excellent cuisine and a rich choice of entertainment – this modern resort has much to offer to tourists and possesses everything needed for a comfortable and interesting stay.
Mayrhofen will not disappoint travelers who are interested in staying at high-class hotels. Alpendomizil Neuhaus remains one of the most popular hotels in the town. It is open in the very … Open
Visiting local pubs has always been one of the most favorite pastimes for tourists in Belfast. Local pubs are the best destination not only to try the most delicious local beer but also to enjoy the best national food. The Golden Mile is the right place to search for a suitable pub. Some venues in this part of Belfast have been open there for more than a century. These pubs have an inimitable historical atmosphere. Just like many years ago, they feature traditional design and massive wooden furniture.
Local pubs offer a selection of meat dishes to guests. Most travelers will be excited to try dozens of sausage types. It is important to mention that local food is usually hearty and meal portions are quite big. Without a doubt, local pubs are very popular with fans of Guinness beer. Besides dozen types of the foamy drink, visitors can always try many popular sorts of whiskey.
Mayrhofen is suitable for skiers of different level – the resort offers 159 kilometers of trails for both newbies and professionals. Tourists, who only master the basics of alpine skiing, … Open
Fans of more unusual entertainments should participate in an interesting thematic excursion, Belfast Mural Tour. This tour is dedicated to graffiti drawings that decorate the city. During many years, Belfast authorities tried to fight with street painters, but they still failed to clean the city from their works. Nowadays, these colorful artistic drawings have become popular tourist landmarks, and there is even an excursion that takes visitors to the most notable and attractive graffiti. Fans of the tragic Titanic story can also participate in interesting thematic excursions. They can see the dock where the ship was built and then floated out. Nowadays, a thematic museum is open in the city, and its exhibition is dedicated to the tragic history of the famous cruise ship.
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Map of all castles
Survived castles around Mayrhofen
♥   Castle 'Burg Freundsberg' , 22.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Tratzberg Castle' , 26 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Burg Kropfsberg' , 27.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Castle Taufers' Sand in Taufers, 27.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Burg Lichtenwerth' , 28.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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National and city parks around Mayrhofen
♥   Nature Park 'Hochgebirgsnaturpark Zillertaler Alpen' , 16.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Nature Park 'Karwendel' , 29.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Hohe Tauern' , 47.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Nature Park 'Naturpark Weißbach' , 77.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Nature Park 'Ötztal' , 77.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sights around Mayrhofen from our guide 'Extreme places on Earth'


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Harakiri Ski Slope

From the series “Top 13 Furious Ski Resorts and Pistes”
The professionals think that literally every person with a proper level of preparation can overcome this piste. You just have to consider the right skiing technique. Today the special warning signs in different languages ​​are placed on one of the most dangerous slopes in the world. In addition to the ski slopes, the trainers and the doctors are always on duty. It is recommended to ski on the other 'black' ski slopes of the Mayrhoven in front of the 'Harakiri' slope. … Read further
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