From your address in the UK, to snow-covered pistes at the heart of the Alps in just four hours – sound impossible? Not with destination Innsbruck and its nine ski areas of Olympia SkiWorld
, with 300km of slopes. With an easy flight time of just under 2 hours, British Airways and EasyJet depart from London Gatwick direct
to Innsbruck, with EasyJet offering daily flights from December to the end of March. Take in amazing views while landing at Innsbruck’s centrally-located airport, then, after an easy transfer, check in at your hotel and head to the nearest cable car – the central Nordkettenbahnen
which takes appoximately 20 minutes. Another 20 minutes later you’ll be at 2000m with pretty views of the city
as you take to the slopes.
Innsbruck has hosted three Olympic Winter Games
so far, which shows its superb reputation with regard to any winter sport. There is also a free ski bus service for guests.
Innsbruck is a real stand out with its shopping opportunities, excellent nightlife, international cuisine, museums and sights – here, experience urban city life and an alpine wonderland