Ski in the Alps of Tirol Austria

Imagine yourself breathing the crisp mountain air amid snow-capped peaks, exploring authentic villages, and enjoying skiing pristine slopes supported by state-of-the-art lifts. Austria's Tyrol province is the birthplace of Alpine skiing, and today more than 80 ski resorts and five glacier ski areas welcome guests each season. Many miles of walking paths and fabulous food round out the incredible offerings of the region for skiers and non-skiers alike.

Home to over 80 ski areas and nearly 1900 combined miles of skiable terrain, Austria’s Tirol region is internationally renowned as the birthplace of skiing and is loved by expert and beginner skiers alike for its vast and varied terrain.  Few places in the world have such variety of terrain, activities and amenities combined with top notch infrastructure.

Tirol’s 10 largest ski resorts -  St. Anton am Arlberg,  SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental, Skizirkus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn, Kitzbühel, Ischgl, Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis, Sölden, Zillertal Arena, and Mayrhofen - include almost 1200 miles of piste routes at altitudes of 2000 to 11,000 feet, with most including areas that everyone from beginners to  advanced skiers can enjoy.   The varied and pristine slopes are complemented by state of the art lifts, many mountain huts, lovely villages, excellent restaurants and après-ski bars ready and waiting to serve welcome refreshments.  And friends and family who don’t ski can find plenty of lovely areas to wander and catch the extraordinary alpine views.

  • Suitable Activities: Global Adventures, Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding, Day Hiking
  • Seasons: January, February, March, April, May, November, December
  • Weather: View weather forecast
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • 10,633 ft
  • Land Manager: Land Manager Varies
  • Parking Permit Required: see Land Manager
  • Recommended Party Size: 14
  • Maximum Party Size: 14
  • Maximum Route/Place Capacity: 12

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