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Ischgl Ski Holidays
High up in the Paznaun valley, Ischgl has developed from a traditional farming village into a bustling, popular ski resort. This ski resort is a compact, beautiful and popular ski holiday destination which has retained its traditional charms of a village.
Aside from the magnificent skiing and snowdoarding facilities, Ischgl also offers a wide range of quality hotels, boutique shops and top-class restaurants. The Apres ski here is renowned for its variety of cafes, bars and night-life entertainment.
The Ischgl ski resort has a few neighbouring areas which provides more activities for you to enjoy. At the top of the valley is the charming village of Galtur. This is only a 15 minutes bus ride away and has proven to be a popular location for families. The Silvretta Area lift pass gives access to 340kms of piste, amazing off-piste and some of the best snowboarding in the Alps. The area also enjoys excellent snow records until late into the season, making this the perfect ski holiday destination for late skiers.
Après Ski: This ski resort has some of the best après ski in the Alps! The fun starts early in the afternoon. There are a wide range of bars and nighclubs (many are part of resort hotels) as well as special events throughout the season. Try in the village, the Trofana Alm, the Downunder, the Freeride and the Schatzi bar. Later on there is the Pacha Nightclub (Hotel Madlein), the Living Room and the Coyote Ugly to name a few.
Activities: Floodlit tobogganing (7km), sports centre with Ice skating, curling, 50km winter walks, leisure centre with indoor pool, steam baths & sauna, bowling, indoor tennis, sleigh rides
Eating Out: The ski resort offers a good range of restaurants with many hotel based. There is a mixture of themes ranging from traditional to Mexican, fine dining to pizza. For the latter try Grillalm pizzeria, or the splendid Salnerhof and Jagerhof restaurants. Also recommended are the Salz & Pfeffer, La Bamba, Trofana Alm and Kitzloch (for fondue).
Other Amenities: Banks, shops, museum, maintained walking paths.