Zell am Ziller is a very attractive town set in a stunning landscape. The Ziller valley is a beautiful place and the Zillertal Ski Arena offers a wide variety of pistes. The town lies at an altitude of almost six hundred metres with the highest lift at twenty-five hundred metres. Zell am Ziller is an ideal destination for groups with non-skiers in their party as the town is not merely a resort but a place that goes about its daily business and there is lots to see and do.
The gentle nursery slopes and the excellent ski schools will soon have novices moving onwards and upwards to the easy blue runs. Intermediates have a vast choice as the ski area offers one hundred and sixty kilometres of pistes. In addition the Ziller Valley has over six hundred kilometres. The areas have good public transport links either by bus or train. Advanced skiers have some exciting and challenging terrain. The area has the steepest black run in the country. It's the Harakiri, if you are interested and its in Mayrhofen. With an incline of seventy eight percent, it is not for the faint hearted. The Penken, also at Mayrhofen has one of the best snow parks in Europe. Cross country skiers have thirty kilometres of trails.
The Zell am Ziller ski season opens in third week of December and closes at the end of March. The resort has snow making facilities that cover fifty-five percent of its pistes. The town is also popular with summer visitors as climbers, mountain bikers and hill walkers replace the skiers and boarders. Many regional airports have direct flights to Munich which has a transfer time of almost two hours. You can check on Cheekytrip to see if your local airport offers ski & snowboard holidays to Zell am Ziller.
Low cost Zell am Ziller ski & snowboarding holidays have wide appeal for both skiers and non-skiers. This is a working town, not merely a ski resort, so you have a wide range of amenities, good shopping and plenty of entertainment. Accommodation, whether it be in the form of an hotel, an apartment or even a bed and breakfast, all reaches high standards in both comfort and service. With friendly locals offering great hospitality you will always receive a warm welcome. A wide choice of restaurants, bistros and cafes is able to satisfy both your taste buds and your pocket. Nightlife can be as lively or as relaxed as you wish as there are venues to suit all moods and age groups. A range of activities include ice skating, snowshoe walking, swimming, floodlit tobogganing and sleigh rides, to name but a few.
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