More than a ski vacation, Innsbruck is a cultural experience. Travelers looking for exhilarating skiing will find Innsbruck the perfect choice for their European ski holiday.
Hosting the Winter Olympics in 1964 and 1976, Innsbruck is THE winter sport paradise. Skiers and snowboarders alike have access to over 500 kilometres of trails in 25 surrounding village resorts connected by a free ski bus. There are eight major ski areas that provide varied terrain for all levels of skiers.
This 800 year old city has several snowboard parks in the area including one at Axamer Lizum with halfpipes and natural jumps and one at the Stubai Glacier with a half-pipe, jumps, and a snowboard racecourse. Cross-country skiing is popular with heaps of natural beauty to enjoy. Winter hiking also offers a great way to experience the scenery surrounding Innsbruck. Hikers will find at least 96 kilometres of trails, and many ice skating rinks abound.
Innsbruck is the place to be. European charm, winter excitement and the beauty of the mountains all rolled into one!