Skiing in Austria


Get An Outstanding Skiing Practice at Kaprun Ski Resort

Kaprun is a town in the state of Zell am see District in Austria. It is located in the northern slopes of Pinzgau region. The resort is situated in the foot of Kitzsteinhorn Mountain. It is among the largest skiing areas in Austria. It is opened up to about 130 km downhill area of skiing.

The presence of 25 ski lifts that lifts a capacity of about 35500 per hour makes is possible and easier to access other area to skate. From the airport, it takes about two-hour drive to reach the resort. The shape of its location makes it able to spread the natural snow to other area thus enlarging skating area for skiers.

Kaprun ski resort can host more than one million tourists annually. It has enough rooms with about 14000 beds for accommodation that enable the visitors to be comfortable. There are enough restaurants to offer food and drinks and other forms of entertainments. The other services offered by the staffs include training for those who do not know how to ski, the old and the young ones alike. They have set aside an area that is not too steep for beginners to be trained. It has a perfect attitude due to its location that makes it possible for the skiers to ski all year long.

This resort is a favorite for the advanced and freestyle racers. This is because it has over a hundred miles length of downhill slopes that enable the skilled skiers to skate at the fastest speed possible.

Attractions available

Kaprun ski resort has so many attractions. It has one the best off-piste tracks left by many activities that happen there during the winter periods. Some of the activities include the down carving games, horse-drawn sleigh races and the most loved skiing. There are well designed dams for electricity generation. They probably are the biggest attraction in the Kaprun ski resort. The power generated here provides electricity to the Austrian people, and it acts as a source of revenue, thanks to the many visitors who flock there daily to have a view.


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