Ski Holidays in Ischgl/Galtur
Extensive snowsure high altitude skiing with lively village atmosphere. High in the Paznaun valley in the heart of the stunning Silvretta mountains, the fashionable, alpine village of Ischgl presents some of the best skiing in Austria. An efficient high altitude lift system and beautiful scenery make Ischgl a true paradise for skiers.
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Skiing in Ischgl
Renowned for its superb après ski, Ischgl is a lively and compact village with a wide choice of beckoning bars and nightspots. Galtür is a pretty and unspoilt little village with its own 40km ski area and linked to neighbouring Ischgl by a frequent bus service, free with the lift pass.
Galtür is a pretty little village nestling deep in the heart of the beautiful Paznaun valley. With its own 40km ski area and linked to the magnificent Ischgl region by a frequent bus service (free with the whole area lift pass), it is ideal for beginners and guests who enjoy superbly groomed and uncrowded slopes.
Snow conditions in Ischgl
The north facing high altitude slopes already make for great snow throughout the season but with the added snow making facilities across most of the pistes skiers can be guaranteed frequent snow coverage throughout the entire season.
Après Ski, Restaurants and other activities in Ischgl
Ischgl has some of the best après ski in the Alps. There are a wide range of bars and nightclubs (many are part of resort hotels) as well as special events throughout the season. The Trofan Alms has been named the #1 Aprés ski bar in the world on several occasions and it's neighbour, The Schatzi Bar, is famous for it's bar tops dancers in their own very short version of the traditional Dirndl. Also ty: · Pacha Nightclub (Hotel Madlein) · Feuer & Eis · Kuhstahl · American-themed Allegra Bar · Down Under · Kitzloch · Fuchsloch · Tenne.
Ischgl has a good range of restaurants, with a mixture of themes ranging from traditional to Mexican, fine dining to pizza. Try: · Salz & Pfeffer · Grill Alm · La Bamba · Goldener Adler · Trofana Alm · Kitzloch (for fondue).
Other activities include:
- · Floodlit tobogganing (7km)
· Ice skating
· 50km winter walks
· Leisure centre with indoor pool, steam baths & sauna
· Indoor tennis
· Sleigh rides
- · Banks
Ischgl Chalets & Hotels
Transfer time in Ischgl
About 90 minutes drive away is Innsbruck airport (62 miles from resort), other surrounding airports are Munich and Zurich which are about a three hours drive or bus transfer from Ischgl.