Skiing in Austria


Extreme Skiing Sports and Recreation Moments for Your Family at Saalbach

Saalbach Hinterglemm ski resort is located in a municipality in the Zell am See district of Salzburg state, Austria. It is situated just a few minutes’ drive from Salzburg airport.

The largest city of Zell am See is about 20 km distance away. This resort is highly known for the many tourists who flock there in large numbers. The Saalbach Hinterglemm ski resort has an area of 200 km of trails and 60 km of individual pistes that connect it to another outside trails. The skiing area is about 2000 m above sea level and this makes the air colder enough to ensure an ample supply of snow throughout the year. This helps it spread its natural snow to an area of 180 km of ski runs. There are 52 lifts that uplifts about 84,867 skiers together with their ski boards.

The Saalbach Hinterglemm ski resort is considered, as among the best ski centers in Austria. They are equipped with artificial making machines that provide the resort with snow when it is off peak seasons.

The Saalbach Hinterglemm ski resort has specific grounds for all the level of skiers. This is the perfect place to introduce your kids to skiing. They have the best vast areas for nursery slopes that are near the hotels. The ski school is also located in this area, it has qualified trainers who ensure that your kids are safe and enjoy to the fullest while they are learning the ABC of skiing.

The intermediate skiers have many access routes to the medium steep slopes. They are taken to these areas with cable cars, which give them a great aerial view. The other areas are left for the advanced and experts skiers. There are about 3 kilometers with steep slopes that offer challenges and a great excitement for the skiers.

There are more than 50 hotels in the Saalbach Hinterglemm ski resort. They are situated in an area that has the best atmosphere for relaxation. The beautiful part is that the ice corrects itself at the front part at the hotel making the first sunlight layers to create a rainbow of breath taking colors that are taken up by the rest on the snow thus creating a most spectacular natural scene. There are enough bars and casinos for drinks and a good time. If you are a reveler and are looking for the best time here, you will have it, and you will never regret coming here. There are many excitements for people looking for a good nightlife.

Other activities that one can do to enjoy are mountain climbing, hiking, snow kiting snow skating and sailing, Italian traditional bowling and indoor swimming.


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