Top 5 Ski Resorts in Austria

Austria is a top-notch location for skiers from all over the world. The picturesque alpine country offers great ski resorts for beginners as well as experts. You might not even ever want to go somewhere. Check out our five recommendations for an awesome skiing experience in Austria here:


1. Kitzbühel

The city of Kitzbühel is internationally known as one of the most relevant destinations for winter sports in general. It’s especially famous for the historic Hahnenkamm downhill ski races. Apart from that the resort offers two more slopes, the Kitzbühler Horn and Bichlalm. It’s especially appealing if you are looking for that extra bit of romance and charm that you will definitely there.

 

 

Kitzbühel, Austria

 

 


2. Ellmau

Our recommendations for families: It has its own ski hill and is not as vast as other locations and offers one of the best price-performance ratios.

Ellmau, Austria

 

 


3. Ischgl

Feeling like having an après-ski experience deluxe? Ischgl is your way to go. Without a doubt you will find here the liveliest party scene.

 

 

Ischgl, Austria


4. St Anton

When you are looking for the ultimate ski experience and you consider yourself an expert, St. Anton might be the most suitable destination for you. Over the past decades, St Anton was able to build a reputation as one of the top locations in the world to ski.

 

 

St Anton, Austria


 5. Alpbach in Austria

The village of Alpbach has repeatedly won the award for Tyrol’s prettiest village. If you have ever been, you know why. And if you have never, it’s time. Make sure to also check out the cozy wooden Inns the village has to offer. Another advantage: From Innsbruck Airport the transfer to the resort only takes about 40 minutes!

 

 

Alpbach, Austria

 

 

When you visit Austria, especially in winter, checking out the Ski resorts is a must. If you are planning to spend your vacations there, be sure to make the most out of your time and book a reliable taxi for example from Salzburg Airport here.