Newsletter 2011-11-15, Austria, country of ski records!


Austria: country of ski records


 


Austria is a European ski destination number 1 in many ways. It appeals to our clients not only because of the quality of its ski slopes and the amount of supplementary services but also thanks to its geographical proximity.

Even in Austria, however, you need to choose the right ski resort. In September we brought you the basic information on the best-known winter sports centres, today we would like to draw your attention to several Austrian bests to help you select this year's ski holiday.

 
The biggest elevation difference (ski resorts with a maximum elevation difference between the top and the base)

1. Kaprun - Kitzsteinhorn (elevation difference 2129m)

Kaprun - complete selection of accommodation

Our tip for accommodation: 7693

2. Zillertal Arena (elevation difference 1930m)

Zillertaler Alpen - complete selection of accommodation

Our tip for accommodation: 22447

3. Sölden (elevation difference 1896m)

Sölden - complete selection of accommodation

Our tip for accommodation: 6916
The largest ski area in Austria

Ski Amadé - five regions (Salzburger Sportwelt Sports World, Schladming-Dachstein, Gastein, Hochkönig and Großarltal) offers up to 860 kilometres combined.

Ski Amadé - complete selection of accommodation

Our tip for accommodation: 16106
The longest ski slope

Dachstein - the longest ski slope Edelgriess from the Dachstein glacier to Ramsau is 18 km long.

Dachstein - complete selection of accommodation

Our tip for accommodation: 7622
The largest snowpark

In the popular Mayrhofen ski resort, an entire ski slope has been transformed to Vans Penken Park with 4 separate trails, a half-pipe and Kids-Park for beginners.

One more local speciality - the legendary Harakiri slope with a 78% inclination is the steepest ski slope in Austria.

Mayrhofen - complete selection of accommodation

Our tip for accommodation: 6913
The largest ski resort in eastern Austria

The highest peak of the eastern edge of the Alps and also the largest ski resort in eastern Austria is Stuhleck in Spital am Semmering (total of 24 km of ski trails).

Semmering - complete selection of accommodation

Our tip for accommodation: 7124
The highest altitude skiing in Tyrol

The glacier ski resort located at the extremity of the Pitztal valley at the altitude of 1.740 to 3.440 m.

Pitztal - complete selection of accommodation

Our tip for accommodation: 7402

 

Austria - made for skiing!

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