Saalbach has a great snow record and a charming village centre. The resort is connected by lifts with Hinterglemm and Leogang giving a massive two hundred kilometres of pistes. It has wide popularity as it caters for all levels of proficiency in both skiing and boarding. Tuition is available from the age of four and creche facilities are available. A total of fifty-six lifts give access to both sides of the valley. Saalbach also has ten kilometres of cross country trails.
Saalbach has plenty of nursery slopes close to the village. The ski schools in Saalbach have an enviable reputation so in no time at all novices will have found their ski legs and be heading up the mountain to find more challenging terrain. Intermediates have a wide choice of blues and reds that rise up from the village itself. If you look at the piste map you'll see them criss-crossing both sides of the valley. Advanced skiers can find testing mogul fields on Schattberg and there are plenty of opportunities for off-piste skiing. Be sure to take a mountain guide should you venture off-piste. There are two snow parks for boarders who can also enjoy the wide open pistes and off-piste runs.
Saalbach ski season opens in mid December and closes at the end of March. With ninety percent of the runs having snow making facilities, the resort enjoys good skiing throughout the season. The summer months bring climbers, mountain bikers and hill walkers, as well as those who simply want to enjoy the stunning mountain scenery. Many regional airports have direct flights to Salzburg which has a transfer time of a little under two hours. You can check on Cheekytrip to see if your own local airport offers a direct service.
Low cost Saalbach ski or board breaks disappear quickly as they offer great value for money. A variety of accommodation caters for most budgets and you'll find, regardless of cost, that amenities are good and you are assured of warm hospitality and excellent service. Restaurants, provide a range of food from traditional fare to international cuisine that is sure to satisfy most tastes and pockets. You can order anything from haute cuisine to the cheap and cheerful pizza and fast food. Saalbach apres ski is a lively affair where the party atmosphere continues into the early hours. Off the slope activities include ice karting, tobogganing, bowling and sleigh rides. There is also night skiing on Hinterglemm.
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