Holidays in Pillerseetal
Longing for a holiday in the Alps? – Go for one of the most beautiful valleys in the Province of Tirol: Pillerseetal! Located between the Kitzbühel Alps and the Loferer Steinberge mountain range, amid breathtaking gorges and lovely mountain lakes, Pillerseetal makes a fine destination for those who love walking and hiking, cycling and mountain biking, climbing and swimming. The valley was named after its most popular natural treasure: Lake Pillersee with its emerald waters is just perfect for a refreshing soak on a hot summer’s day! In winter the five Pillerseetal villages of Fieberbrunn, Hochfilzen, St. Ulrich am Pillersee, Waidring and St. Jakob in Haus boast a reliable snow cover and offer outstanding skiing and cross-country skiing, as well as winter walking. With traditional fare and a friendly and laid-back atmosphere your winter break in Pillerseetal will be an experience to remember.
Skiing in the mountains of Tirol
When it comes to winter sports, Tirol, and the Kitzbühel Alps in particular, will make your heart beat faster. The entire area boasts a reliable snow cover, hundreds of kilometers of slopes, sunshine in abundance, quaint mountain lodges and friendly people, thus making the Pillersee Valley at the heart of the Kitzbühel Alps the perfect destination for a hassle-free and relaxed winter break. The Pillerseetal ski areas of Fieberbrunn, Buchensteinwand and Steinplatte offer immaculate ski runs, cutting-edge uphill facilities and breathtaking powder hills. With 43 kilometers of slopes Fieberbrunn is the largest ski area in the valley.
Lovers of Nordic skiing will find 150 kilometers of cross-country skiing tracks. In December every year Hochfilzen plays host to a Biathlon World Cup event. The picture-postcard winter wonderland lends itself to walking and nature exploration, as well as sledging adventures for families. The two-kilometer sledge track at Gasthof Oberweissbach in Waidring is illuminated until midnight!