Obergurgl ski & snowboard holidays take you to a resort that is one of the most snow sure in Europe. The village is located high in the Austrian Alps in the Otztal Valley at an altitude of fifteen hundred metres. It enjoys a long season. The village is also popular in the summer when hikers, climbers and mountain bikers arrive. Cheap Obergurgl ski & snowboard holidays are popular with families, as well as beginners and intermediate skiers. Skiing is in two areas which are linked by an express gondola. The ten minute journey gives you the most spectularly beautiful views. The two areas together provide over one hundred kilometres of slopes and cater for all levels of ability. There are gentle slopes for novices at the Guisberg and the Mahdstuhl lifts. Intermediates can carry on to the runs at Festkogl or the Schermerspitze runs above Hochgurgl. Advanced skiers have twenty kilometres of black runs and there are many opportunities for off-piste skiing. In the interests of safety, do take a mountain guide. Although there is no snow park, all of the slopes are open to boarders. Obergurgl attracts families as it offers good childcare provision with tuition from the age of four and creche facilities for younger children.
The Obergurgl ski season opens in mid November and closes at the end of April. Many regional airports have direct flights to Innsbruck which has a transfer time of ninety minutes. You can check on Cheekytrip to see if your local airport offers ski & snowboard holidays to Obergurgl.
When you book a low cost Obergurgl ski or board holiday, you can be confident that the standards of accommodation and service will be high. Austrians take a pride in the quality of care that they offer visitors. You are always sure of a warm and friendly welcome. Obergurgl, while not considered lively, nevertheless has a nightclub, a dozen bars and over thirty restaurants, where you can while away the evening hours. There is a conference centre which at times you can enjoy live music concerts. Activities include bowling, skating, paragliding and night skiing.
If you need a little 'pick-me-up' after December's festivities, a trip to snow clad mountains, slopes glistening in bright sunshine, may be just the ticket. Funds are often short at this time so a cheap break is essential. If you are looking for a low cost Obergurgl ski & snowboard holiday, you need look no further. Cheekytrip is a ski & snowboard price comparison site with over three dozen travel companies all competing for your booking. With such competition, bargains are inevitable. All you need do is enter your point of departure, your dates and destination and within a matter of seconds, we'll show you the Obergurgl ski or board holiday that provides the best value for money. Since offers change on a daily basis, avoid disappointment by booking today.