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Kitzbuhel Ski Holidays
The world famous ski resort of Kitzbühel really has everything you need on a ski holiday. The superb scenery, atmosphere, style bring out the best of what Kitzbuhel has to offer. It’s little wonder that the Kitzbühel ski resort has been one of the top Austrian ski resorts for so many years. This fashionable resort offers stylish restaurants, sophisticated nightspots and its own casino. It is an historic medieval town with a largely traffic free centre.
The Kitzbuhel ski resort is an excellent destination for new skiers or snowboarders as there are many award winning ski schools in the area. New skiers and snowboarders should visit the snow park at Pass Thurn. This snow park boasts an innovative park design and had perfect weather conditions, which makes this a very good destination for learners or advanced skiers alike.
The mighty Hahnenkamm run, which dominates the resort, is one of the most legendary ski runs in the world. The Hahnenkamm run is home to the Ski World Cup downhill race which makes this one of the most popular ski holiday destinations in Austria. Kitzbuhel links with Kirchdorf 6km away but for the adventurous, the spoils of the Ski Welt's 280kms of piste can be easily reached via Westendorf.
Après Ski: Nightlife is one of Kitzbuhel's great selling points. There is something for everyone from busy bars to quiet cafes and smart spots for shwoing off the fur coats. The lively Stamperl always gets a mention as does the Pavillion or Streifalm bar. The Londoner pub is another famous drinking place while the Fonda is better for the younger crowd.
Activities: Kitzbuhel has a 25m aquarena with large fun-pool (50% reduction with full lift-pass) plus mud baths & saunas (extra), fitness studio, indoor tennis & squash, sleigh rides, ice skating rink, cross-country skiing.
Eating Out: Numerous cafés and restaurants of all categories are available from posh nosh in the Schwarzer Adler hotel right through to McDonalds. There are too many to chose from but recommended places include Chizzo for fine dining, Traditional food at the Eggerwirt, and Barrique for pizza.
Other Amenities: A ski holiday at Kitzbuhel also offers a great range of shops and boutiques. You can visit the museum at the top of the Hahnenkamm, or you could explore the cleared footpaths and excursions to Salzburg. This resort also offers casinos, sleigh rides and much more.