The majestic summits of the Silvretta-arena also tempt you to enjoy off-piste skiing. Countless giant mountains which extend beyond 3.000 metres altitude provide a real paradise for ski tourers. Scale isolated summits, enjoy the tranquility and then wedel into the valley on the untouched slopes. What more could you ask for?
The night-time toboggan run in Ischgl is one of the longest routes in Austria, covering 7 kilometres and 950 metres altitude. For those who prefer things to be a little less rushed, a romantic snowshoe hike through the snow- covered winter landscape is recommended. Or you could practice your turns on the ice skating rink in Ischgl and meet up with friends for some curling. The required equipment can be conveniently hired right there. In the neighbouring villages of Kappl and See, on the other hand, challenging ice climbing tours are waiting to be crossed. Other activities during a winter holiday in Ischgl are cross-country skiing, winter hiking and horse-drawn carriage rides.
The extensive slope network in Paznaun valley extends from 1.377 up to 2.036 metres altitude. Due to this altitude location, the cross-country ski runs are snow-assured from the beginning of December right through to the spring. On almost 100 kilometres of groomed cross-country trails, beginners as well as advanced skiers will find the best conditions. A highlight of cross-country skiing in Paznaun valley is the Bielerhöhe high-altitude cross-country trail, which leads from Galtür to the Silvretta reservoir. Once you arrive at the top, a magnificent mountain panorama awaits you. A cross-country skiing holiday in Ischgl leaves nothing to be desired!