Austria is a beautiful holiday destination characterised by alpine villages, countryside meadows and scenic ski slopes. With a wealth of cultural experiences on offer, on luxury holidays to Austria, visit the home of lyrical geniuses like Mozart and Strauss and architectural beauties like Vienna State Opera House and Schonbrunn Palace. Austrian ski resorts are perfect for family ski holidays and Zell am See has some of the best slope views in Europe, while people come from all over the world to experience the stylish glamour and alpine traditions of Kitzbühel.
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Kitzbuhel is a medieval town and stylish winter resort in the heart of the Austrian province of Tirol. The upscale glamour of the trendy bars and chic boutiques wonderfully compliments the traditional architecture and cosy alpine atmosphere. On a luxury ski holiday to Kitzbuhel, enjoy a fantastic range of on and off-piste terrain. Famous for hosting the hardest downhill race on the World Cup Circuit, when this event is not taking place, the Streif is open for more adventurous skiers to challenge themselves.
A firm favourite for beginners’ and families, Zell Am See is a picturesque ski resort with snow-clad mountains circling the frozen Lake Zell. The town itself is a postcard-perfect, traditional Austrian village with plenty of cafés and shops on the edge of the lake. Almost everything in Zell Am See is family run and has been passed down through generations with personal touches that give a warm and friendly welcome on a luxury ski holiday.
Best time to visit
For hiking enthusiasts, Austria is magnificent in the warm summer months when the emerald–green valleys blossom with wildflowers. In the winter, Austria turns into a magical winter wonderland with Christmas markets, snow-capped mountains and twinkling lights beaming at every corner before ski season begins. Late December to early March is considered the best time in Kitzbuhel for an excellent ski season, while Zell Am See’s ski holiday season extends to late March.
In the winter, venture beyond the ski slopes to a vast range of magical activities designed to help you explore the snow-covered landscape. Winter hiking with an expert guide is a truly extraordinary experience, with the snow crunching under your snowshoes, the ice crystals sparkling in the winter sun and views stretching right out across the impressive landscape. Other unforgettable experiences for luxury holiday to Austria include circling the peaks in a paraglider or hopping in a toboggan for an exhilarating toboggan run.