Hintertux im Zillertal is a ski resort in the Tuxer Valley of Tyrol, Austria. With the beautiful glacier (Hintertuxer Gletscher) skiing is possible 365 days a year.

Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

Take the Inntal motorway (A12) – Exit at Zillertal, through road (B169) to Mayrhofen. Continue on the Tuxer Landesstrasse towards Hintertux. Use wheel chains when there is snow and ice!

By train[edit]

Express rail station Jenbach/Tirol, Zillertal railway (train or bus) to Mayrhofen; There is a post bus traffic-connection Mayrhofen - Hintertux.

By plane[edit]

The nearest airports are:

Get around[edit]

Map of Hintertux


The Kolkgang in the Spannagel Cave
  • 3 Spannagel Cave (Spannagelhöhle). A 10 km long cave system, at an altitude of 2,686 m the highest cave in Europe. It is one of the rare large caves in the Alps, since the crystalline rock isn't favourable for cave formation. The first 500 m of the cave can be visited by guided tour only, there is also a museum inside one of the chambers as well as a gift shop. Spannagel Cave (Q875718) on Wikidata Spannagel Cave on Wikipedia


Good weather[edit]

Go skiing on the Hintertux Glacier!

Skiing on the Hintertux Glacier
Name Tel. Altitude / / / /
Hintertux Glacier +43.5287.8510 1500-3250 m 20 Lifts: 6 / 6 / 8 51 km Pistes: 14 / 35 / 2

Bad weather[edit]

Fitness Studios
Wellness & Spa


The childpark provides lots of entertainment for children:

Snow Tubing
several figures




  • Hotel Alpenhof, Hintertux 750, 6293 Tux, +43 5287 - 85 50, . At the foot of the Hintertuxer Glacier, right in the heart of Tirol, in one of the most beautiful areas in Austria, awaits an unforgettable holiday in the Alpenhof.
  • Sport Vital Hotel Central, Lanersbach 433, 6293 Tux. The 4 star Sport Vital Hotel Central lies in the beautiful village of Tux Landerbach in Zillertal valley.
  • Hotel Tirolerhof, Lanersbach 335, 6293 Tux, +43 5287 - 87481, fax: +43 5287 87481-4, . The 4 star Hotel Tirolerhof was totally refurbished in 2012 and lies directly at the local ski resorts of Eggalm and Rastkogel in the village of Tux-Lanersbach.

Stay safe[edit]

See also: Snow safety

Go next[edit]

Routes through Hintertux
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