Kitzbühel has always been associated with winter sports. The names of the famous sections of the legendary downhill race (Streif, Hahnenkamm, Mausefalle) are household names. Kitzbühel is the favourite destination for winter sport aficionados. It certainly is one of the top ski areas of Tirol and Austria, where perfect snow is guaranteed!
The Kitzbühel ski area boasts brilliant snow-capped peaks and pistes all the way into the valley until spring. The views are breathtaking! There is a total of 150km of perfectly prepared pistes with various kinds of snow, from powder slopes to challenging icey downhill runs. 18km of signposted ski routes with glorious deep snow conditions provide great ski fun for off-piste skiers and freestylers. And for those who like it more quiet, there are great cross-country ski tracks and romantic winter hiking trails.
A special attraction of the Kitzbühel ski area is the world-famous Streif downhill run. For those who fancy themselves as ski racers, this is the chance to show off their skills! A cult place for skiing enthusiasts.
There are many reasons why Kitzbühel is THE winter destination. It gets more interesting every year thanks to its varied sports offers and the numerous events and festivals of international reputation.