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Finkenberg is situated on the border between the Zillertal and the narrow and rough Tuxertal. Ski holidays in Finkenberg attract guests throughout the year and are one of the most popular holiday destinations within the region. Skiing in Finkenberg takes place 840m above sea level and only 4km down the road from Mayrhofen. There is a free ski bus that will take you directly to the mountain railway. There is also a free bus line that runs through the entire Tuxertal valley, from Finkenberg to Hintertux. For those who want a change from a quiet night when on a ski holiday in Finkenberg, you can easily hop on the direct bus to Mayrhofen, which runs until 2.30AM.
From this destination you have the opportunity to explore the Ski Zillertal 3000 area. The Ski Zillertal 3000 ski area offers approximately 230km of slopes and is part of the bigger Zillertal ski region, which has over 650km of prepared pistes. Skiing in Finkenberg is a true paradise for all levels of experience with its highest point at 3250m. It is interconnected through the ski lifts and gondolas with Mayrhofen, Hippach, Ramsau and the Ski Zillertal 3000, including the Hintertux Glacier. For those looking to go cross-country skiing in Finkenberg then there are approximately 75km of cross-country tracks to explore.
Ski holidays in Ski Zillertal 3000 provide some of the most modern cable cars and lifts which travel across over 225km of pistes. With options for all levels, including the Hintertux Glacier, snowboarding and skiing in Ski Zillertal 3000 is a resort for everyone to consider.
Ski holidays in Ski Zillertal 3000 are possible as this unique region has been created thanks to the lift connection between Mayrhofen and Tux further up the valley. A 150-person cable-car links the two areas of Horberg/Gerent/Penken and Rastkogel/Eggalm.
Skiing in Ski Zillertal 3000 is made easier due to the excellent transport links to take you across the vast region. The resorts of Penken and Horberg are connected with each other by a small ski train and these areas are connected to the Tux ski resort by a cable car making travelling from area to area stress-free. The Hintertuxer glacier, with its almost always snow covered pistes, together with the even expanding arsenal of snow cannons provides the resort with an excellent snow record.
Between the resort stations of the ski lifts in Mayrhofen, Hippach and Finkenberg ski buses ride back and forth and can be used for free if you have a lift pass. When skiing in Ski Zillertal 3000, with your Zillertal lift pass you can also ski in Gerlos, Fügen and on the glacier.
If that’s not enough, the cross country tracks in Mayrhofen are lit up in the evening and you can go wild in one of the best snow parks when snowboarding and skiing in Ski Zillertal 3000, Burton Park in Mayrhofen. In short, this area really does offer everything you look for and more in a ski holiday.
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The capital is Vienna.
The official language is German but English is widely spoken as well.
There is one hour time difference with the UK (GMT+1).
The official currency is the Euro.
It is customary in Austria to tip between 5% and 10% in bars and restaurants.
Food & Drink:
Austria is known for its Vienna Schnitzels and Glühwein. Tap water is safe for drinking.
Opening times shops:
Shops are usually open from Monday until Friday from 09.00 AM to 18.00 PM (some shops close during the afternoon). Most shops are closed on Sunday.
Travelling by car:
Snow chains are obligatory in the Alps. You need a toll permit for the motorways in Austria. You can buy the permit at the AA in the UK or in Austria at the major border crossings. The European Commission advises you to wear a safety reflector jacket in the event of a break down or accident. This vest can be purchased from the AA in the UK as well.
The voltage is 230 volt.
UK mobile phones work in Austria as well.
You need to be in the possession of a valid passport to travel to Austria.
You fly with easyJet or Jet2 to Innsbruck. This flight takes approximately 1 hour and 55 minutes. Meals and drinks are not included during the flight.
Departures from regional airports
Please note that with departure and/or arrival from a regional airport you may have a stopover on the outward and/or return journey.
In the booking steps it is possible to book a transfer. The average transfer time to Finkenberg is approximately 1.5 hours. For additional information about the transfer click here.
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A Zillertaler Superskipass is included in the tour price.
You can see the surcharges and discounts for, for example, extending your lift pass or no lift pass in step 1 (preferences) of the booking process. If a child and senior discount apply, this will be shown in step 2 (price overview). Would you like to know which lift pass is included? View our FAQ here .
The lift pass for children born after 1/1/2017 is free. Children born between 1/1/2004 and 31/12/2016 receive a discount on the lift pass. These discounts can be found in the calculation of your travel sum. Identification is required when collecting the lift pass.
The surcharges and discounts are only when booking. Other rates are applied locally. It is not possible to redeem the lift pass to another day on site. An extension of the lift pass can often be booked extra; you will find the price for this in the further course of the booking steps. The discount for “no lift pass” can also be found in the booking process.
You can specify ski and snowboard rental directly when booking. Check out our FAQ for more information about equipment rental.
The following materials can be booked:
This material is ideal for beginners and intermediate skiers and snowboarders. This material is particularly agile, so it makes turning and breaking easy. Parallel skiing is also possible with these skis.
This is ideal material for intermediate skiers and snowboarders. The material is agile, but also suitable to cut corners sharp. Even at high speeds these skis provide great performance.
These skis and snowboards are made of high quality material, and are perfect for experienced skiers. This comfortable material is suitable on all track types and snow conditions.
These are high performance skis and snowboards with the latest technology, and are suitable for the most experienced skiers.