Gosau ski & snowboard holidays take you to the Salzkammergut region, to a town that nestles under the rugged mountains of the Gosau Ridge. It is one of the largest resorts in Austria and as part of the Dachstein West area it has access to one hundred and forty kilometres of piste. It is a relaxed and friendly resort that oozes traditional mountain hospitality. It is a firm favourite with families as it has excellent facilities for children. Young children from the age of three will enjoy their lessons in Brumisland which you'll find at the valley lift for the Hornspitzbahn. Gosau lies at an altitude of seven hundred metres and the highest lift takes you to nineteen hundred metres. The season is long and fairly snow sure with eighty-five percent of the pistes having snow making facilities. Cheap Gosau ski holidays have wide apppeal as there is terrain to suit all levels of ability. Although most of the slopes suit novices and intermediates, advanced skiers have the opportunity of visiting the Krippenstein Freeride Arena where they'll find some of the most difficult terrain in the Alps. The Arena is a short drive away and your lift pass covers this area. Cross country skiers have forty-five kilometres of beautifully scenic trails through wooded hills. Gosau offers excellent tuition so that beginners quickly gain in confidence and technique and progress to more challenging terrain.
The Gosau ski season opens in the first week of December and closes in April. It is also a popular destination in the summer with climbers and hill walkers, mountain bikers and those who simply want to enjoy the peaceful beauty of the landscape and take in the pure mountain air. Many regional airports have direct flights to Salzburg. Transfers from there take two hours. You can check on Cheekytrip to see if your local airport offers ski & snowboard holidays to Gosau.
Discounted Gosau ski & snowboard holidays offer great value for money. Its variety of hotels, apartments and chalets cater for most budgets and whatever type you choose, you'll be more than satisfied with the warm hospitality and great service. Restaurants, bistros, and cafes provide everything from traditional mountain fare to international cuisine that satisfies most tastes and pockets. Apres ski activities include ice skating, winter walks, sleigh rides and tobogganing. Although it has limited opening hours, there is now a floodlit slope in Gosau where you can ski & board in the early evening. With the exception of one or two lively bars, nightlife is fairly low key
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