The biggest village at the entrance of the Zillertal with the Erlebnistherme Zillertal spa complex!
With around 4000 inhabitants, Fügen is the largest town in the Zillertal - the "most active valley of the world". In days past Fügen gradually gained in importance thanks to mining and over the course of the decades it has become one of the top holiday destinations in the Alps . Today Fügen is the epitome of a winter & summer holiday in Tyrol – here the most fastidious holiday wishes are fulfilled. The variety-packed range of leisure activities in and around Fügen in the Zillertal provide something for everyone, of all ages , all year-round . For active sports enthusiasts as well as when on holiday with children or when spending your vacation with dog, a stay in Fügen will always be an absolute experience.
Another highlight awaits you in the centre of Fügen - Zillertal's Erlebnistherme – and plenty of shopping opportunities and restaurants. There are eight ski hire points in total and dozens of restaurants and bars,of various types in Fügen. All train enthusiasts can get on the Zillertalbahn at the stop directly in Fügen and explore the Zillertal from Jenbach to Mayrhofen. A variety-packed programme is available to those who have an interest in culture too. Find out more about the history of Fügen and the culture of the Zillertal in the local history museum, or glance over the shoulders of the Alpine dairymen in the dairy and see how milk and cheese products is made.
The wood adventure 'FeuerWerk' is a real tip for your holiday in Fügen too. Binderholz, one of the leading European sawmills, provides guided tours of the biomass heat and power station, which has various sections to visit – guaranteed to be a great experience for all the family. The SichtBAR in the sawmill provides a wonderful view of the entire sawmill facility and over Fügen too. You get to enjoy some gourmet indulgence in the special ambience and the wonderful architectural wood features .
In summer, you will actively and sportively enjoy the wonderful panorama of the surrounding mountain world when hiking at the Spieljoch, Nordic Walking or by bicycle and mountain bike. Spend entertaining and exciting hours at Fügen’s very own mountain, the Spieljoch. At the summit station of the Spieljoch cable car, families with children are welcomed by a large fun park, a playground and a climbing crag for kids. From there, you can comfortably reach the Spieljoch summit cross via the summit barefoot trail! Day-trip destinations, such as the local history museum at Widumspfiste, the dairy Fügen , the Zillertaler Speckstube and many historical chapels and churches lend Fügen its special character.
In winter, the Spieljoch skiing area in Fügen is perfect for children and offers easy master training hills for beginners in the valley and long descents up the mountain. By using the free ski bus you can access the neighbouring skiing area Hochfügen-Hochzillertal fast and comfortably. In the excellent and popular skiing resorts Hochfügen-Hochzillertal and Spieljoch you are awaited by modern lift systems and numerous cilometres of perfectly groomed pistes. After an exciting skiing day, you can enjoy après-ski and lodge parties at their best in one of the many lodges! Apart from winter activities like romantic snowshoeing, or hiking you can also enjoy tobogganing, cross-country skiing and ice skating in the holiday region Fügen-Kaltenbach. Fun for the whole family is guaranteed!
When playing, having fun and action your children will fully enjoy the Erlebnistherme Zillertal spa complex. While your kids unwind, you can enjoy relaxation and peace in the spa area of Erlebnistherme Zillertal complex. In summer, the outdoor swimming pools and bathing lakes of the holiday region Fügen-Kaltenbach invite you and your family to take refreshing dips after an active day in the mountains or in the valley.
The first holiday region in the Zillertal will fascinate all age groups. Bring your entire family and enjoy pure relaxation and fun activities in the experience and spa oasis of the Erlebnistherme Zillertal spa complex!
Starting point for wonderful hikes and for additional day-trip destinations such as a climbing crag for kids, the barefoot trail and water fun park, a tour of the tourist mine, which can be reached within about 45 min.
The skiing area Hochzillertal-Hochfügen sets completely new standards for a perfect skiing holiday – whether for snowboard professionals, tobogganing cracks or when skiing with children and the whole family.
Skiing on 25.6 kilometres of slopes, a round on the funslope, tobogganing on the 5.5. kilometres long toboggan run or winter hiking to the peak? The Spieljoch family skiing area has a varied offer both in summer and winter – fun in the mountains and in the midst of nature is a top priority here!
After a hike, a bike tour or also after a visit to one of our countless sights, there is nothing more refreshing than jumping into the cool water. Our wonderful outdoor swimming pools and lakes offer children and adults a pleasant refreshment on hot summer days and guarantee unforgettable water fun. Furthermore, our Erlebnis-Therme Zillertal spa complex also offers bathing fun for the whole family whatever the weather is like.
The Zillertaler Höhenstraße is one of the most beautiful alpine roads in Austria and the starting point for numerous mountain hikes. It is 48 kilometres long and can be driven from the mid of May to the end of October (depending on snow conditions). One of the ascents to this panoramic road is located directly in the centre of Aschau im Zillertal.
For all golf friends, the Zillertal offers a unique location for unforgettable golf pleasure in alpine style. The newly built Golfclub Zillertal in the middle of the mountains captivates with over 65 hectares of playing area, 35 tees, a modern clubhouse with sun lounge at the 4-star Superior Hotel with culinary delights on Haute Cuisine level and so much more!
Experience the region Fügen-Kaltenbach! In our popular hiking program every hiker from beginner to professional, from relaxed to ambitious will find the right thing! The guided hiking tours take place weekly from June to October in the first holiday region Fügen-Kaltenbach.
Putzi and the magic nut & Wonders of the natural world
Theme path: Putzi and the magic nut
Follow the Fairy Tale Trail, get to know the friends of Putzi the squirrel and join them to discover the secret of the magic nut. The trail is about 0,5 km long, walkable all year round, illuminated and pushchair-friendly with no step gradients.
Theme path: Wonders of the natural world
The themed trail provides an inside into the history and development of bionics, with some interesting examples on display, and allows visitors to directly experience inventions that have been copied from nature. The trail is about 2,1 km long and not pushchair-friendly.
Starting point for both trails: parking area at the Marienbergkirche, Graf-Fieger-Weg 18, 6263 Fügen