on the Inntalautobahn A12 / E60 until exit 39
Zillertal/Achensee-Wiesing. You drive through the Zillertal
at the Zillertaler Bundesstraße B 169 in the direction of
Mayrhofen until the centre of Ramsau. In Ramsau at the
trafficlight you go to the right, cross the railway to the
next crossing. Right again, along and below the church in the
direction of the sign "Höhenstraße / Schwendberg". Than left onto the
Höhenstraße in direction Schwendberg, after the fourth hairpin-bend (approx. 2,0 km), when leaving a short section of forest trees, you
take a sharp right turn onto the small residents road "Spielleiten" and drive to our house, which is the first at the right side.
If you have a
navigation system or GPS available you can also enter the
geographic coordinates directly into the system:
47°20'75.75 North, 11°85'86.23 East
Have a good trip!!
Austria is a "Schengen-country". Nevertheless make sure you
are travelling with a valid passport or ID card. Your
Travellers Cheques are exchangeable at the banks and post
offices. Hippach has bank and post offices and so does Mayrhofen.
Both villages have numerous ATM-machines as well. The
acceptance of Credit Cards varies from place to place. Note
that banks and post offices are closed on Saturdays.
In Austria you have to buy acces to the motorways with a
special ‘autobahnvignet’ You can buy these vignets at the
border. Prices depend on the length of your stay. A 10-day
vignet costs approx. € 9
Winterequipment for the car
In the winter it is essential that your car is well equipped
for the winter conditions (winter tyres and snow chains). We
recommend to try at home how the snow-chains are mounted, so
you will already know how to do this when it becomes