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      Skiing in Ötztal
      Skiing in Austria

      Known for warm hospitality, love of après-ski, and passion for smooth pistes and deep powder, no one does skiing better than the Austrians.

    •                 Skiing in the region Pyhrn Priel, Wurzeralm

      Feel the Winter Love Feel the Winter Love

      Winter Love is an untouched piste. A snow-covered forest. A crackling fire. Experience it with our top tips for your next winter holiday in Austria.

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    10 Great Places to Ski in Austria

    Find pristine pistes, world-class ski schools, and optimal snow conditions in these 10 Austrian ski regions.

    Top 10 Ski Areas
    Skiing near Heiligenblut / Carinthia
    •                 Christmas market

      10 Reasons to Ski in Austria

      Skiing for all levels on snow-sure pistes, unrivalled après-ski, hospitality, and off-the-slope activities: Our top 10 reasons to ski in Austria.

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    Austria's Top 10 Large and Small Ski Areas

    •                     View of the Alps in Sonntag-Stein, Klostertal/Vorarlberg

      Top 10 Small Ski Areas in Austria

      Tranquility, friendly hospitality, and fantastic prices: Explore a number of hidden gems far away from the large ski resorts.
      Best-kept ski secrets
    •                     Big 3 Skirallye Tiefenbach / Sölden

      The 10 Largest Ski Areas in Austria

      If you want to stay at a large resort, look no further than our list of the 10 largest contiguous ski areas in Austria.
      Austria's top 10

    Special-Interest Skiing

    •                     Kitzbuehel Alps

      Austria's Top 10 Family Ski Areas

      Skiing with the family has its very own challenges – but also brings a lot of joy. We’ve selected 10 Austrian ski areas that offer a wealth of options specifically designed for children and their parents.
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    •                     funicular Gaislachkogelbahn / Soelden

      Resorts with Extra-Long Skiing Seasons

      If you can't wait for the New Year to hit the slopes, there are various Austrian resorts that guarantee snow in December.
      Snow guaranteed
    •                     Skiing in St. Anton am Arlberg

      Freeriding in Austria

      Our list of high-end ski and snowboard training camps that are run by Austrian snow experts and legends, plus the best resorts for freeriding in Austria.
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    Off the Piste

    •                     Fun and Après Ski at Wilder Kaiser / Wilder Kaiser

      Why Austria is Best for Après-Ski

      From rustic ski huts right by the pistes to Europe’s biggest party clubs, find Austria’s best après-ski spots here.
      Where to party in Austria
    •                     Snow hiking/South of Lienz/East Tyrol

      5 Activities Beyond the Ski Slopes

      Experience the beauty of an Austrian winter beyond the slopes, with snowshoeing, dog sledding, or even igloo building.
      Beyond the ski slopes
    •                     Vienna Christmas market

      Christmas Markets in Austria

      Glistening lights, seasonal treats: From the middle of November until the end of the year, Austria is the place to find romantic Christmas markets.
      See our most beautiful markets
    •                     Salzkammergut Winterlandschaft Braunedel

      Austria's Most Charming Winter Hideaways

      When it comes to winter resorts, bigger does not always mean better. Remote mountain regions, offer visitors pristine winter hideaways.
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    Good to Know

    •                     Kitzbuehel Alps

      The History of Skiing in Austria

      Skiing used to be a cumbersome way of getting around. Today, it’s one of the most passion-filled experiences. In the success story of alpine skiing Austria plays a leading role.
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    •                     Ski amadé Ladies Week / Ski Amade

      5 Words You Need for Your Winter in Tirol

      See what makes winter in Tirol so special and learn some Austrian German along the way
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    •                     Driving in Austria in the winter

      Skiing in Austria by Car

      Journalist Rob Rees shows you how to avoid airline aggro and save money by driving to the Austrian slopes.
      Rob's guide
    •                 Skiing with the family in St. Johann in Tirol