Hopfgarten ski & snowboard holidays take you to a charming village in Austria. It is a fairly small resort with a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. Located at an altitude of six hundred and sixty metres, it is part of the vast Ski Welt ski area that has more than two hundred and fifty kilometres of linked runs. Its neighbouring resorts are Ellmau, Scheffau, Soll and Itter. With such a large area, you can be sure that whatever your level of proficiency in both skiing and boarding, you will find pistes to suit.
Those new to the sport can enjoy the lower slopes of the resort's Hohe Salve until they find their skiing legs after which they can move on up the mountain to some easy blue runs. Intermediates have a huge choice of terrain as there are so many blue runs and managable reds. Although there are challenging black runs, the most testing slopes are off piste. Should you decide to ski or board off piste, do take an experienced mountain guide. There is a snow park with a half pipe for boarders above Hopfgarten and there are three others in the area. Cross country skiers have thirty kilometres of trails through stunning scenery. With the resort height at less than seven hundred metres there is a possibility of a short fall of snow at the village level. Snow making facilities cover sevety-five percent of the runs. Provision of over ninety lifts give easy access to the slopes.
The Hopfgarten season opens in the second week of December and closes in early April. It is a popular summer resort with skiers and boarders being replaced by climbers, mountain bikers and hill walkers. Many regional airports have direct flights to Munich or Salzburg. Transfers from there take a little under two hours. You can check on Cheekytrip to see if your local airport offers ski & snowboard holidays to Hopfgarten.
Discounted Hopfgarten ski & snowboard holidays offer great value for money. The variety of hotels, apartments and chalets cater for most budgets and whatever you choose, you'll be more than satisfied with the standard of comfort and amenities, the generous hospitality and the great service. Restaurants, provide a range of food from traditional fare to international cuisine that is sure to satisfy most tastes and pockets. Hopfgarten has sports centre and a cinema. Nightlife in the resort is very low key, reflecting its popularity with families and couples. If you want a lively evening you can go to the resort's more gregarious neighbour, Soll.
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