You'll be spoilt for choice with the abundance of high-quality beautiful ski resorts in Austria. To help you choose the perfect one for you, we have compiled a list of the top 8 great places to ski.
Come here for peace and quiet, a beautiful mountainous arena and lively après-ski scene and events calendar. Fantastic skiing also awaits on easy runs with soft, wide slopes, and relatively flat stretches as well as steep slopes. Choose from a number of diverse ski areas, from Kleinwalsertal with its dreamy views of the Alpine arena, to the well-populated slopes of the Fellhorn/Kanzelwand area, 20km of sunny slopes on the Ifen, 11km of intermediate slopes in the Walmendingerhorn ski area and the family-friendly slopes of the Heuberg-Arena and Söllereck. Wherever you go in this diverse ski paradise you’ll find a fantastic infrastructure with modern lifts and ski buses and perfect cross-country skiing areas.
A magical winter wonderland awaits in this village with its traditional houses and gothic famous church tower, all nestled beneath the splendid peak of Austria’s highest mountain, the Grossglockner. Skiers of all abilities are in for a treat with a wide selection of trails and tree-free land, whilst snowboarders and freeriders will find ideal terrain at 2,989m. Families can choose from a range of fantastic packages, and children ski for just €3 a day when accompanied by a parent. A local ski school, free ski bus, tobogganing, winter walking, ice climbing, snowshoe tours, horse-drawn carriage rides and ice skating ensure that you’ll be left wanting for nothing on your winter break.
Wondering where to go skiing this winter? We have some ideas – and so do the locals. Find out where your journey will take you this winter!Austrian Winter Tales