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Ski Holidays in Alpbach, Austria

Alpbach is an alpine village second to none in Europe. Every house, whether old or new, has this unique flair, this unadulterated character.

Alpbach is easily accessible and makes an ideal base from which to explore the area attractions: Picturesque, medieval Rattenberg, Austria´s smallest town, the farmhouse museum and lakes in Kramsach or the magnificent castles near Brixlegg. Tirol´s capital, Innsbruck, is only 60km away and offers a wide range of sights and attractions.

Resort Statistics

Level Rating Runs
Beginners 24
Intermediates 34
Advanced 11
Total Runs 69
Good for
  • Families
Resort features Ice Rink Indoor Pool Walking Trails Traditional village resort Picturesque New To Skiing
Resort Statistics
Resort Altitude 1000m
Highest Lift 2025m
Total Piste 145km
Longest Run 7km
Directions of Slopes SW, W, NW, E
Total Lifts 47
Gondolas/Cable cars 7
Chairlifts 8
Drag Lifts 31
Snow Parks 3

Skiing in Alpbach

Alpbach offers 145 km of skiing and 17km of cross country skiing as part of the newly formed Ski Jewel ski area. Alpbach boasts a modern link, via tow new gondolas, to the Wildschonau ski domain, which includes the resort of Niederau and Oberau.

Apres ski, resturants and other activities in Alpbach

Alpbach attracts an average of 22,000 guests in the summer and about the same number in the winter. Other popular winter activities include walking, sledding, skating, curling, swimming, sauna bathing. In addition Alpbach boasts a great number of indoor sports facilities such as swimming pools, tennis courts, etc. There are still 105 working farms in the area - about the same number as 100 years ago.

Quaint mountain huts invite you to stop by and tarry awhile. The rustic ambiance is well suited to enjoying hearty snacks and Tirolean specialties. And a shot of schnapps not only warms your body, but also your soul.

Why ski in Alpbach?

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Photos Credit: TVB Alpbachtal Seenland Tourismus