The bicycle-friendly recreation resort Strass in the Zillertal awaits you and your family embedded in a wonderful and idyllic alpine scenery, both in summer and winter!
Strass in the Zillertal is the first town in the first holiday region of Fügen-Kaltenbach, at the entrance to the Zillertal and its population of 830 extend a welcome to you at 520m above sea level. With its unique situation, the recreation resort of Strass is centrally located between Innsbruck, Kufstein and the picturesque Achensee. In an optimal location for excursions in and around the Zillertal, Strass also has very good public transport connections . This means that when you are not bringing your car with you, the Zillertalbahn is available to use, so you get to explore the valley out to Mayrhofen via steam train .
The village of Strass in the Zillertal offers its guests pure recreation , far away from mass tourism and the usual hustle and bustle. When hiking, climbing or on tour bicycle and mountain bike you can explore the wonderful and idyllic scenery of the first holiday region in the Zillertal together with your children or when spending your holidays with your dog and enjoy relaxed holiday hours in the sun.
Numerous multi-facetted activities and sights will turn your family vacation in the Zillertal into a unique experience. Visit, for instance, the Maria Brettfall pilgrimage church that is situated on a rock cliff above Strass and offers a wonderful view over the whole Zillertal and the Inn valley. Once you get to the pilgrimage church at 650 metres, the Maria Brettfall snack station awaits, where you will be indulged with delicious foods typical of the Zillertal area. In addition, Maria Brettfall is an ideal starting point for family hikes in the region.
The high wire garden in the Zillertal adventure park and different outdoor sport offers present itself as an ideal place for a sportive holiday in the Zillertal . Spa and pure recreation pleasures can be enjoyed at the Erlebnistherme Zillertal spa complex in Fügen, which does not leave anything to be desired with its sauna world for adults and a real sliding paradise for kids.
In direct vicinity to the top skiing areas in the Zillertal, Hochfügen-Hochzillertal and Spieljoch, the village of Strass in the Zillertal is the perfect starting point for your winter vacation as skiing, snowboarding and many other activities and day-trip destinations are on offer around Strass and in the whole first holiday region in the Zillertal Fügen-Kaltenbach . The free ski bus or the Zillertalbahn comfortably and quickly takes you into all skiing areas in the Zillertal as well as into the neighbouring villages, which are worth always a visit as well!
A social get-together in the evening to enjoy a game of curling definitely ought to feature during your holiday in the Zillertal. The natural ice-skating rink completes the activities on offer here and provides lots of fun on two blades. Walk through the snow-covered winter scenery or experience a fast-paced tobogganing ride together with the whole family. Strass in the Zillertal promises unforgettable vacation experiences no matter what the season and or the taste.
From the Maria Brettfall pilgrimage church, the hike (route no. 2) proceeds via the Schrofenmarterl wayside cross and the Schlitterberg back to Strass. Estimated walking time is 2-3 hours, with 600 metres altitude to tackle. The hike provides some variety for young and old alike and is designated as being a moderate difficulty level hike. An exact description of the hike is available in the interactive map, where you can also download the tour.