When you think about skiing in Austria, there’s a good chance that your mind will drift towards Kitzbühel. And with good reason. Located in Tyrol, the medieval town is about 62 miles east of the state capital Innsbruck and is one of the world’s most famous winter sports locations.
Kitzbühel is one of Austria’s largest ski regions. Combining with the pistes and lifts offered by nearby Kirchberg and Jochberg (via the Thurn Pass), the town has access to an astonishing 170 kilometres of slopes.
There are over 10,000 hotel and guest beds in the area, and the accommodation here offers something for everyone. Whether you’re looking for the refinement of a luxury ski resort or trying to go skiing on a budget, Kitzbühel is where it’s at for people wanting to go skiing or snowboarding in Austria.