Kitzbühel, a legendary resort
Located in the province of Tyrol, the iconic Austrian resort of Kitzbühel combines sophistication and tradition. As well as having a unique charm, the resort itself embodies vitality, sport and versatility.
The king of all ski areas
Rated in 2017 as having the best ski area in the world, Kitzbühel enjoys snow cover on nearly 200 days a year, with an elevation difference of 1200 metres. Internationally renowned, it has no fewer than 179 km of outstanding runs, with ultra-modern facilities for all abilities, including 101 km of blue runs, 61 km of red runs and 17 km of black runs. Snowboarders won’t be left out either, thanks to the resort’s two funparks. But Kitzbühel is also and above all a vast playground for freeriders.
The world-famous “Streif”
As spectacular as it is fascinating, the Streif is the most challenging ski slope in the world. Open every year to ski champions during competitions, it’s accessible to the public for the rest of the year. To give it a try, make sure you kit yourself out with the right equipment, which you can find in the ski hire shops.
Where can you stay in Kitzbühel?
The resort has an extensive range of first-rate accommodation in a cosy design, including hotels, inns, and more, so there’s a bit of everything, although you’ll find mostly hotels. Kitzbühel’s unique selling point? Its many romantic mountain retreats, perfect for couples’ getaways.
What’s there to do in Kitzbühel?
Kitzbühel has two sides to it: at once traditional and cosmopolitan, it has something to please everyone. After an haute-couture shopping session, treat yourself to some downtime and pampering, place a few bets in the casino, or browse the ski hire and retail outlets to pick up or add to your ski gear.
Let yourself be tempted too by the fantastic traditional-chic restaurants, and for your après-ski activity why not try one of Kitzbühel’s exquisite hot chocolates?
Reserve your ski gear now and head to Kitzbühel for an unforgettable holiday!