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Ischgl, Austria(4)

One of the biggest interconnected ski areas in Tyrol and with a reputation for après-ski and a formidable list of nightclubs. However Ischgl has wider appeal as a high-quality resort to suit all. The family-friendly slopes are perfect for the majority of skiers, while the grooming and snow-making are in a league of their own. The area […]

Hintertux, Austria

The Ski & Glacier World Zillertal 3000 can be found at an amazing altitude of up to 3,250 m above sea level. Guaranteed snow and the possibility of year-round skiing on the glacier. The lift system up to the glacier is impressive, with three new consecutive funitels which whisk you up to the dizzying heights of […]

Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis, Austria

Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis is a very well-connected area and when you are on the mountain it seems more like one big area than 3 connected ones. It covers an elavation of between 1,200 and 2,820 metres which is quite high for Austria. There are trails for beginners, for family and for advanced skiers – especially the 12 km long […]

Söll, Austria

Söll has long been popular with beginners and intermediates, attracting both youths and families looking for fun of different kinds. The resort is in fact far from ideal for beginners, but the SkiWelt can be a great area for intermediate cruising. Whether it is depends on the snow. If the weather is coming from Russia, […]

Schladming, Austria

Schladming is known for its World Cup downhill racing and is a leading resort in the Steiermark area of Austria. The ski area now links four mountains in the ‘Schladming-4-Mountain-Swing’. You will find two main gondolas, the city centre “Planai lift” and the “Planai West lift” in the western area of the town. Go for hotels near the […]

Wagrain, Austria

Wagrain is not the biggest resort you will ever experience, but it is certainly a well-functioning one and well-connected to its neighboring areas like Kleinarl, Alpendorf and Bad Gastein . “Nonstop to the top” is the motto of the ski area and three gondolas make it possible for you to float from the valley directly […]

Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck is a not just skiing but a cultural experience. It is the Tyrolean capital and is known for its architecture, sightseeing, cultural events, and convenient access to miles of exhilarating ski runs. Having hosted the Winter Olympics in 1964 and 1976, Innsbruck knows quite a bit about winter sports. Skiers and snowboarders have access […]

Mayrhofen, Austria

Many, both riders and skiers, are drawn to one of Austria’s most highly-rated terrain parks, as well as wide, open slopes above the tree line that are heaven for powder hounds after a fresh snowfall. The local area has 139 km of pistes, up to 2,500m. But that’s just a fraction of what’s on offer […]

Obergurgl, Austria

Scenic Obergurgl, nestling amidst Tirol’s winter paradise with absolute snow guarantee – it is one of the highest ski villages in Europe, set at 1,930m and is also known as the “Diamond of the Alps”. The stylish winter resort at the southern end of the valley has  110 kilometers of immaculate ski slopes – connected with […]

Kitzbühel, Austria

Kitzbühel ski area is undoubtedly one of the most popular ski resorts in the world and several times been voted the “best ski resort in the world”. In downhill ski racing, the Streif, is regarded as the ultimate challenge because of the diversity of its terrain. All the elements of a classic downhill course can be […]

Sölden, Austria

Sölden’s winter ski area is directly connected to the glacier slopes by a number of ski lifts and gondolas called Golden Gate to the Glacier. Skiing enthusiasts can ski uninterruptedly from the village of Sölden up to the glaciers at the elevation of 3,250 m. In general Sölden is known for its modern and efficient lift […]

Alpbach, Austria

Thanks to its homogenous architectural style and lovely floral decorations Alpbach was voted “Austria´s most beautiful village” and also “Europe´s most beautiful flower village”. The main ski lifts, 5 minutes from the village, are easily reached by car or free ski bus and offer easy access to good skiing for beginners and intermediates on very […]

Saalbach, Austria

Saalbach and the nearby town of Hinterglemm are the two towns at the heart of a large ski area marketed as ‘Ski Circus Saalbach Hinterglemm’. It is also connected with Leogang, and sits in the Austrian state of Salzburg. There is extensive skiing, wild nightlife, and fantastic accomodation, food and entertainment options. The  lift system and infrastructure […]

St. Anton, Austria

St. Anton is one of the world’s best known resorts. Its exciting terrain attracts the hard-core skiers and has hosted the Alpine Skiing World Championships on several occasions. St. Anton’s reputation also extends to its famous après ski and it certainly has developed in to a cult ski resort, a “must-visit” for all true skiers. Along […]

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