Families looking for tranquility within natural surroundings will particurlaly favour the picturesque hamlet of Oberau. Beginners and intermediate skiers will find runs adapted to all levels amongst the 32 slopes in Oberau. Gentle slopes which are accessible via the Niederau cable car at 3km from Oberau, are ideal for first-time skiers. The Oberau ski school provides classes for beginners and improving skiers. The instructors have been praised for there welcoming spirit and the professionalism of its team. There are also half-pipes and snowparks in the skiing area of Oberau for advanced skiers to enjoy. The resort of Oberau offers many other activities besides skiing, such as bowling, ice-skating, sledging and sleigh-rides in the moonlight. As for the après-ski, you can spend a lovely evening with family or friends in one of the many traditional restaurants.