Whether it is exploring the landscape on skis and snowshoes or simply enjoying a traditional Zillertaler Krapfen or a glass of mulled wine at one of the Christmas markets – there are so many different ways to experience Tirol.
The first snows of the winter transform Tirol’s mountain landscape into a huge playground for outdoor enthusiasts and all those who love this unique time of year. Down on the valley floor, cross-country skiers explore the perfectly prepared trails, hikers discover the region on foot, and youngsters whizz through the crisp air on traditional wooden toboggans. With its family-friendly accommodation and special deals for children and teenagers, Tirol is the ideal destination for a winter holiday. Other attractions include the quaint Christmas markets held in many towns and villages as well as a range of concerts, museums and castles. And what better way to warm up on a cold winter’s day than by enjoying a delicious local delicacy in front of a roaring fire?