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Christmas in Mayrhofen

The Midlands UK
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Christmas in Mayrhofen

Spending Christmas week in Mayrhofen first time skiing and forst Christmas away. Are there any restaurants open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day? Do people ski on these days? Are the ski lifts open?

Any suggestions for lovely Christmassy activities for 2 adults and 1 teenager?

vienna
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1. Re: Christmas in Mayrhofen

As Mayrhofen is a big ski destination - you should find most restaurants open. Some may close early Christmas Eve.

Ski lifts will operate and most visitors will ski both days. Many restaurants withoutdoor bars in the mountains too for a fun afternoon.

Hopefully the new Ahornbahn ( cable car )will be completed and offer much more lift capacity from the town center.

Several ski schools- many say that the Habeler ski school is the best.

Mayrhofen has an extensive snow- making network to help insure good snow if nature does not help.

Nice walks along the Ziller River- numerous bars and discos.

The Zillertalbahn ( narrow guage railway often with a steam engine can take you through the valley.

Sleigh Rides

Great views if weather is good.

Muehlbach am...
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2. Re: Christmas in Mayrhofen

Have a great time, skiing at Christmas is quite magical and Christmas day is just so different to the the norm .

Deb

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3. Re: Christmas in Mayrhofen

Can you help please, we are going for xmas 2007. Was there any snow and any other info would be great as we are a family with 2 teenagers and the first time away for xmas. Thank you