ski area

One of the most popular winter sports locations in the Alps

Ski up to 2500m – High standards and international recognition. Speedy lift facilities, fantastic pistes, cuisine which is beyond compare and much more with your ski in and ski out hotel in the Zillertal valley.


The Hochzillertal ski area is one of the most sought-after winter sports destinations in the Alps. With 89  kilometres of pistes and state-of-the-art lift facilities the Hochfügen-Hochzillertal ski area attracts visitors from all over the world to enjoy the coldest time of the year to the full. Very well prepared pistes, numerous events, a variety-packed range of sports and wonderful food ensures standards are high, and that there is something for everyone. Then there is the fact that snow is an absolute cert here!

Piste map overview

Top offers for your ski holiday in Tyrol

08.03. - 21.03.2025

Family Winter

7 nights
from € 2.850,- p.R.
Fun & Action
Family Winter
22.03. - 04.04.2025

Ski & Wellness

7 nights
from € 2.750 p.R.
Sun skiing in the Zillertal
Ski & Wellness
05.04.- 19.04.2025

Easter Special

7 nights
from € 2.850,- p.R.
Easter Special


Highlights in the Hochzillertal ski area include the ‚Betterpark“ – Snow & Funpark which has a natural halfpipe and its own lift, Naturcanyon Hochfügen, SkiMovie and the Photopoint. Then there is the BMW XDrive, night-time skiing on the floodlit Stephan Eberharter Gold piste and the internationally renowned Kristallhütte. New highlights in the ski area will be the 10-passenger Wimbachexpress cable car with the Albergo platform (also accessibles as a winter hiking trail), a new Funsolup at the Kristallhütte and the Italian gourmet restaurant Albergo and Mountainview at the Station of the cable car.


The Hotel Kaltenbach provides an ideal starting point for all skiers and those who do winter sports. Just 350 metres from the hotel doorstep you get to the valley station for Bergbahn Hochzillertal, which is open daily throughout the winter season from 7:30 a.m. 

Be enchanted by the powder snow and sunshine in the Hochzillertal valley and head directly from the hotel to the piste!


Enjoy the unique culinary delights in the Zillertal / Tyrol during your skiing holiday! Take a break in internationally renowned huts, such as the Kristallhütte or the Wedelhütte. A varied culinary offer with the gourmet restaurant Albergo with Italian cuisine and mountain restaurant Mountainview as well as the new Kashütte is guaranteed! The selection of first-class mountain huts is perfect, whether at sunrise at Holzalm or Marend at Firnhütte or Platzalm – everyone will find the right thing here.

Our restaurateurs and family-run businesses on the mountain offer culinary delights at the highest level and guarantee genuine hospitality, as is customary in Tyrol.


Every beginning is hard – at least that’s what they say. However, the ski schools in our ski area Hochzillertal provide a gentle and adequate start to skiing. For advanced users, ongoing technical trainings and driving safety courses are very interesting. In individual or group training, the technique, posture and driving safety are worked on.

With us you can easily book a ski course or ski instructor via our partner Skischule Keiler. The courses can be booked comfortably online and are therefore ideally integrated into your holiday planning.

Booking Ski School

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Healthy breakfast

Enjoying a leisurely breakfast together is one of the loveliest things while you are on holiday. The regional breakfast buffet in the hotel 'Das Kaltenbach' provides a really delicious start to your day.

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Sports and relaxation during your holidays in the alps

In Kaltenbach, Zillertal, there are many highlights throughout the year: the unique mountain scenery turns into a hiking paradise in summer. In winter you can choose one of the numerous pistes. Nature offers countless opportunities for active holidays in Tyrol!