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Hintertux Travel Guide, Austria

Hintertux, Austria – Overview

Hintertux is big glacier located in Zillertal valley of Tyrol, Austria. Hintertux is a wonderful resort covered by the snow capped mountains from all sides. Hintertux has a maximum height of 3476m at the point of Olperer summit. The Valley of Hintertux features a big ski area covering more than 225 KM of space.

There are more than 62 lifts. These lifts are used to transport the thousands of tourists every day. Hintertux also refers to a small town lying at the foot of Hintertux. The town of Hintertux attracts a large number of tourists from all over the world.

Hintertux has identity as a mountain town. Hintertux is home to some of the most popular attractions of Austria including Winter Tyres, Harakiri, Zillertal Beer, The Austrian Alps, Tuxer Sportbus and Hintertuxer Gletscher etc. Whatever is your style and taste, you can find every type of entertainment facilities and amenities.

Hintertux Ski Resort offers a large number of recreational activities including snowboarding, snowmobiling, fishing, hiking, biking and skating. The Valley of Hintertux features a big ski area where a large number of skiing events are hosted.

Skiers from all over the Austria come here to participate in these events. Shopping at the town of Hintertux provides an exciting experience to the tourists. There are some good shopping malls where you can buy garments and sports related stuff. The town of Hintertux is also home to some of the well known restaurants of Austria. These restaurants offer world-class cuisines including seasonable meals and a big variety of drinks.

Some good restaurants in this town are Kirchlerhof Hotel Restaurant, Gasthof Forelle, Tuxer Fernerhaus, Hintertux also offers all types of accommodations options including lodges and hotels. The hotels in Hintertux offer all types of facilities and amenities to suit the taste and budget of the guests. With so many attractions, recreational spots and sporting activities have made Hintertux as a great tourist spot in Austria.

The whole Valley of the Hintertux is connected through the chairlifts and cable cars. The town of Hintertux is well served by road transportation services including private cars and buses. Getting around the Hintertux through a car enables you to have spectacular views of the valley and Hintertux Glacier.

Guided tours can also be arranged to provide the visitors with the best experience of visiting this valley. There are many travel and tour operators that can offer you a good vacation package for Hintertux.

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  • lindamuraMy favorite Austrian ski resort
    review by lindamura posted more then 30 days ago
    Hintertux is the name of a glacier situated 3476 m above sea level in the Zillertal valley of Tyrol and the little village at its foot. The great attraction is that here you can find snow all year round and the area offers panoramic views and great outdoor activities. The lifts can take you up to...
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  • WazlingSkiing
    travel tip by Wazling posted more then 30 days ago
    If you like skiing, you should definitely go there. The glaciers at Hintertux offers you a wide variety of ski runs, for every state of skill. There are also busses going to the lift, if you dont have a hotel near by.
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