Dramatic setting & 3000m+ skiing.
Obergurgl is rated as one of the most snow sure resorts in Austria, with skiing stretching across 2 separate peaks. There is good off-piste terrain whilst the views over the local glaciers and beyond into Italy are superb.
Obergurgl has a good range of hotels and facilities with several ski lifts leaving the resort, whilst Hochgurgl is ski-in, ski-out and at 2150m altitude, is the highest ski resort in Austria.
OBERGURGL AT A GLANCE
Facts & figures
- Resort: 1930 m
- Top lift: 3027 m
- Lifts: 23
- Season: Nov – May
- Inhabitants: 400
- Innsbruck | 68 miles
- Salzburg | 171 miles
- Munich | 183 miles
- Après ski
- Winter walks
- High-altitude skiing
- Ski region
With the skiing in Obergurgl reaching over 3000m, the ski area is one of the most snow sure ski areas in Austria. When the weather is kind and the skies are blue, the skiing and snowboarding in Obergurgl can be superb for intermediates, with wide gentle ski pistes which regularly offer outstanding snow. The skiing in Obergurgl reaches over 2 mountains which are linked by an almost horizontally travelling gondola that spans an enormous valley.
For better skiers and snowboarders there are several ski routes that can be genuinely challenging even in good weather / conditions. Off-piste is another draw in the Obergurgl ski area for better skiers and snowboarders, the height of the Obergurgl often ensures excellent snow quality.
Stunning architecture perched on the rocks at over 3000m+ with remarkable views across the ice into Italy.
Drop into the Nederhutte in Obergurgl for live music & schnapps-laden planks on the slopes above the resort.
Slope-side pools & wonderful relaxation rooms to take clients to a stress-free world in dramatic settings.
For those wanting total ski-in, ski-out luxury then Hochgurgl is located at a whopping 2150m, making it the second highest ski holiday resort in the Alps. There are slope-side, spa hotels in Hochgurgl with swimming pools lapping against the snow. Hochgurgl is connected to Obergurgl by ski lift, ski piste and road.
Obergurgl itself has pretty decent access to the skiing from much of the resort whilst there are cross-country skiing trails that runs past Obergurgl and north down the valley. Obergurgl is the resort with the majority of the facilities and hotels and accommodates most of the visitors to Obergurgl.
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