Skiing in Austria


Oberau Ski Resort - Combining The Traditional And Modern Skiing Touch

Oberau ski resort is located at the municipality of Garmisch-Partenkirchen district in Bavaria Austria. It is a part of the three Wildschonau villages.

The resort is a small Italian traditional village with about 50 km cross country piste runs. It is able to hold and spread its natural snow to an area of about 25 ski runs. It has 5 ski lifts that have the capacity to uplift about 30000 skiers in one hour.

There are four airports close to the resort, which holidaymakers can use to access the resort. The nearest ones are Innsbruck and Salzburg airports that can take about one hour drive to reach the piste. The other two takes about two hours depending on the road conditions experienced. Transportation is the ski buses and cable cars that transport the skiers, also gives them the chance to view the surrounding beauty around the resort.

The Oberau ski resort is the perfect place to take your family for skiing holiday and practices, this is because they have a skiing school with qualified trainers who make sure that the beginners learn how to ski and enjoy their holiday at the same time. There are some red ski runs for intermediate skiers and black trails for advanced skiers.

Attractions and other available activities at Oberau ski resort

St. Margaretha church is one of them. It is a historical site because it was built during 18th century, and it is one the most beautiful sites around. The inside of this church was painted by a famous painter called Adam Molk. He decorated the ceiling with breath taking art. There are also numerous buildings that are said to be very old but strong.

They were constructed with the Tyrolean chalet designs. Sometimes they hold a cultural Italian party to entertain the guests. There are bars and clubs for the adults. They even make local brew produced from turnips! Other activities that holidaymakers can engage in include sports like snow kiting and sailing, mountain climbing and hiking, sled gliding, snow boarding, bike riding and snow angels.

As you will see when you are looking for the perfect getaway for the family on the internet, there are so many fun things to do. You will never regret taking the family here for a holiday. Since the main objective is to get enough value for your money, the Oberau ski resort will give you more than enough. You will see just why many people make return trips to this resort year in and year out.  


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