Austria with its picture postcard villages makes an ideal holiday location.
A visit to Obergurgl which is Austria’s highest parish village and to Hochgurgl both are ski resorts and welcome skiers from beginners to advanced abilities.
This twin resort of Obergurgl-Hochgurgl is suitable for most age groups; you can enjoy all the skiing facilities on offer and the picturesque mountain scenery with stunning views. It is common for there to be little or no queuing to get on the ski slopes thanks to the impressive 23 lift system, which links the resort of Obergurgl to Hochgurgl and gives excellent access to the numerous pistes. In turn there are pistes available for all types of skier, from novice to the experienced.
You will find shops, boutiques, bars and restaurants to keep you entertained when not out on the slopes. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy other activities on offer here. There is a ski school for children over the age of five years old with no upper age limit!
Accommodation choices are from basic rooms with bed and breakfast or hotels with all the comforts and facilities you might need to make your holiday special, you can choose what suits you and your budget. A holiday break here is really enjoyable whether you ski or not you should not be disappointed.
Austria has many historical and interesting attractions to offer its visitors from mountains, lakes, picturesque villages, winter sports and summer walks. Although it is the home of skiing if you are a sports enthusiast and enjoy adventure sports you may like to try climbing, white river rafting and mountaineering. There are many other resorts to choose from in Austria. Whatever you choose to do you are sure to have an enjoyable holiday experience.