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Winter vacation in Ötztal

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Where snowflakes dance.

Snow-covered slopes above the clouds. They are your playground where you test your limits – and the possibilities are endless. Hit the ski slopes, enjoy the untouched nature on breathtaking winter hikes, soak up the sun on extensive cross-country skiing trails, or experience unforgettable tobogganing moments with your family – the winter landscape of Ötztal offers endless possibilities for a great time in Tyrol.

Good luck!


Explore the slopes.

Perfectly groomed slopes, snow-covered peaks, and breathtaking natural scenery. Ötztal is a true paradise for all skiing fans. SKI FUN is paramount here. Endless downhill runs, wide cliffs, and challenging slopes offer you a variety of options for an unforgettable skiing vacation in the Tyrolean mountains.

Ski schools

Would your children like to learn skiing during their vacation, so that you can all have fun on the slopes together? At Niederthai and Sölden ski schools they are in the best hands.

Ski rental
To ensure that you are perfectly equipped for your successful skiing experience, you can rent the right equipment in the sports stores Riml Sports, Sport Grüner, and Sunup. Then nothing will stand in the way of an unforgettable alpine vacation!
Online ski passes
Since the 2021/22 winter season there has been a dynamic ski pass price system for the Sölden and Gurgl ski resorts. Since then, the prices for ski passes have depended on the season, the purchase date, and the demand. In line with the motto “The earlier the cheaper!”, this dynamic pricing model offers attractive prices in advance and rewards people who secure the desired ski passes weeks or months in advance in the online ski ticket store. Up to 5 days before the 1st ski pass day, the ski pass is always cheaper in the online ski ticket store; after that, the full price also applies online.

Sölden online ski ticket shop

Gurgl online ski ticket shop

With the offered cancellation guarantee (€3.00 per ski pass day) all ski passes can be cancelled up to 5 days BEFORE the 1st ski pass day. A ski pass for 6 days or longer includes admission to the James Bond experience world “007 ELEMENTS” and the Top Mountain Motorcycle Museum in Gurgl.

Winter hiking

Footprints in the snow.

Discover the winter alpine panorama from a new angle. Explore the beauty of the winter landscape away from the ski slopes in peace and let yourself be enchanted by the breathtaking ambience of the surroundings. The snow crunches softly under your soles while you enjoy the view from impressive vantage points.

Breathe the cold winter air

Winter hiking

From Haiming to Obergugl-Hochgurgl and Vent, you will find 250 km (155 miles) of signposted and perfectly groomed winter hiking trails. Secure picturesque views of the snow-covered valley and enjoy unforgettable moments in the snow-covered mountain landscape of the Ötztal Alps.

Snowshoe hiking

You will feel like you are walking on clouds. A snowshoe hike is an experience that allows you to enjoy nature with very little equipment. It is the perfect sport to enjoy the tranquility of nature to the fullest.

Towards the sun

Cross-country skiing

Unleash your Nordic spirit.

From traditional cross-country skiing to skating, extensive cross-country trails invite you to learn the basics, hone your existing cross-country technique, and enjoy the enchanting winter panorama. Surrounded by snow-covered forests, you will soak up the sun and combine physical activity with unwinding.

Cross-country skiing in Ötztal

Cross-country skiing fun on the whole trail. On a cross-country skiing network with a total length of 143 km (89 miles) you will find easy practice trails, countless traditional and skating trails, as well as high-altitude trails where snow is guaranteed. An unforgettable cross-country skiing experience awaits you.

Cross-country skiing at night

If you prefer cross-country skiing in the evening atmosphere, you can try your luck in Niederthai and Längenfeld. The illuminated night trails offer you the opportunity to enjoy the unique ambience of the surroundings while cross-country skiing under the starry sky.


Sled into joy.

Tobogganing fun for the whole family. Fast-paced descents invite you to enjoy the fresh mountain air while the snow-covered landscape passes you by. Exciting curves, plenty of speed, and lots of fun for young and old: Tobogganing in Ötztal guarantees a good mood.

On the skids

Feldring Alm toboggan run

An experience for young and old. From the parking lot, the slightly ascending path leads to the Feldringalm. The family-friendly toboggan run guarantees happy children’s faces and thrilling vacation memories.

Oetz-Piburg toboggan run

Tobogganing in idyllic surroundings. The tobogganing adventure starts at the restaurant Gasthof Piburger See, where you can also rent toboggans. Thanks to the lighting you can look forward to an exciting toboggan run, even after dark.

Gaislachkogl toboggan run

Toboggan fun from the middle station of the Gaislachkoglbahn to Sölden. With a length of 7.3 km (4.5 miles), it is one of the longest toboggan runs in Austria. The easy route invites you to take a ride with the whole family.

Off the slopes

Ski tours

Carve your own paths.

A ski tour is the perfect combination of a sports challenge and a magical way to experience nature. It is a journey through shimmering snowy landscapes and majestic mountain peaks. Ötztal offers the perfect backdrop for people who are longing to feel free and are looking for a fun adventure.

Ski tours in Ötztal

From easy to challenging, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect route for your next ski tour. You can pick from a wide variety of options, including one-day tours, high-altitude and glacier tours, and multi-day ski touring classics.

Cabins and refreshment stops

Tyrolean delicacies and cozy overnight accommodations. The Ötztal valley features plenty of cabins that perfectly round off your touring experience. For a well-deserved refreshment after a strenuous tour or as a stopover for a multi-day tour, the cabins offer exquisite food and drinks as well as breathtaking views of the unique mountain panorama.

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Special offers for you

Special prices for your special vacation experience. Individual packages with numerous extras are waiting for you. Find the perfect offer to spend a carefree vacation based on your wishes. From relaxation to adventure and fun, this is where vacation wishes come true.

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