Winter sports Salzburg
Skiing with lots of culture
In Salzburg you can enjoy perfect and especially white slopes, and lots of culture.
Salzburg is one of the best winter sports destinations in Austria, and offers more than 50 different ski resorts. Ski resorts which often are larger than for example in Lower Austria, but regarding to facilities and opportunities, certainly not are inferior to the ski resorts in Tyrol.
Many kilometers of slopes, beautifully maintained slopes, and ski resorts with a lot and especially good facilities, and opportunities for all family members, young and old.
Moreover, the largest ski area in Austria, lies for the most part in Salzburg. Ski Amade is as it were several small ski resorts, all of which are closed together, and where you can ski or snowboard using just one ski pass.
Ski Amade is divided into five parts, Gasteinertal, Salzburger Sportwelt, Schladming-Dachstein, Hochkönig and Großarltal, and together, these five areas offer 860 kilometers of slopes, with slopes for all abilities.
And the atmosphere in the ski villages also is just as good as in the major ski destinations, as well as the potential for après ski, and you can party until late into the morning hours.
However, Salzburg has not really been discovered by the great currents travelers at least not for winter sports.
This of course provides opportunities for winter sports enthusiasts do not want to miss the facilities of the large and famous ski resorts, but nevertheless like to ski or snowboard without the large crowds at the lifts and the slopes.
Salzburg is also a destination that can offer winter sports combined with a lot of culture and history. The famous city is always close, with numerous events and concerts, and so you can enjoy both sides, and that in a winter sports holiday.
Top ski resorts - Winter sports Salzburg
Winter sports villages with lots of atmosphere
Winter sports Villages that offer more than just white slopes.
The ski villages in Salzburg are a bitcalmer than you perhaps know from the major ski resorts in Tyrol. Moreover, the ski villages have remained more traditional, say less specific modified or built for winter tourism.
Therefore, the atmosphere is often more pleasant, while the ski villages still offer many restaurants and bars, among other facilities such as sports and wellness.
The hotels are very good, and often equipped with facilities for wellness, sauna and indoor swimming pools, and the holiday homes are usually more luxurious fitted here.
Even more winter sports
Unique opportunities to enjoy more than just skiing or snowboarding.
If you want something different than just skiing or snowboarding, you're quite right in Salzburg.
Besides normal winter sports like cross country skiing and skating, actually possible everywhere, here are ample opportunities for snowshoeing, paragliding, snow kite or snow tubing, and also if you would like to get in the mountains, accompanied possibly by a guide, to hike in the snow, you can find ample opportunities here.