Vacation days in the snow-covered Galtür in winter are fairytale-like, extraordinary and marvellous as the winter wonderland with it’s sparkling snow crystals and numerous facets enchants every day anew. Recharge your batteries in the snowy mountains and be close to heaven!
Ski down the dreamlike mountain slopes and enjoy the impressive nature idyll also off-piste whilst going on a winter hiking tour, snow shoe hiking tour or making a funny toboggan race and warming up in a rustic mountain hut.
Galtür is situated in the heart of the Silvretta mountain range, surrounded by numerous mountains at least 3000 m high. The highest skiing area in the Tyrolean Paznaun enthralls skiers, snowboarders and cross-country skiers with high snow guarantee from the beginning of December until the end of April. The great pistes, cross-country ski trails and snowparks of the Silvapark are known far beyond the borders of Austria.
Cross-country skiing represents a dynamic challenge for endurance and wellness athletes. Thanks to it’s high altitude Galtür is the perfect holiday destination for cross-country skiers. Well prepared cross-country ski trails in all levels of difficulty amidst a pristine nature on 1377 up to 2000 m above sea level are waiting for both amateur sportsmen and top athletes.
Thanks to the high snow guarantee the cross-country ski trails provide perfect training conditions for everybody from the beginning of December until well into spring. Approx. 74 km of well-prepared cross-country ski trails offer perfect conditions. The use of the trails is free of charge.
Cresting the SILVRETTA with skis and skins, this is and will be a classic! From the powder snow of high winter to the Firn snow in spring, from short strolls to full-grown and challenging high Alpine tours, there are only a few areas in the Eastern Alps that can keep up with the lavish diversity of the Silvretta. Remote from big mass tourism this mountain scenery was able to maintain it’s beauty.
The dangers of the high mountain region especially in winter shouldn’t be underestimated. Therefore we recommend to organise a tour with a qualified mountain and ski guide in Galtür. Together with kindred spirits you learn how to open your eyes not just for the beauties but also the dangers of mountains.
As one of the oldest and most simple ice sports ever, ice skating and curling are the ideal possibility to have fun and enjoy yourself in a group. Of course you do not have to bring your ice skates with you during your winter holidays in Austria. An ice skates rental directly at the ice rink offers the right models for everybody.
Experience the lovely snow-covered mountain scenery in and around Galtür without skis on your legs! More than 60 km of romantic winter hiking paths invite holiday makers to explore Galtür by foot during their winter holidays. The paths lead hikers into the brilliant snow scenery of the valley Paznauntal into the direction Mathon, in the Jamtal, to the Zeinisjoch or up to the Bieler Höhe. As skillful mountain guides and mountain sports hiking guides we would be happy to give you some advice and information about the diverse winter hiking paths in Galtür.