Kitzbühel

At an altitude of 800 metres, where winter sport has history and tradition and where the legendary Hahnenkamm Men’s downhill competition takes place every January, lies the famous ski resort Kitzbühel.  This elegant, historic town with its colourful, medieval buildings and its pedestrian zoned cobbled streets are filled with stylish accommodation, boutique shops, wonderful bars and restaurants and friendly après ski.  With more than 50 lifts up to 2000 metres, there are around 179 km of ski runs to keep you occupied.  The terrain will mainly appeal to beginners and intermediates but advanced skiers and boarders will also find plenty of challenging runs.  Free ski buses run throughout the town.

Gateway City             Zurich 377km / Munich 124km / Vienna 372km


Why Kitzbühel

  • The Hahnenkamm, home of the men’s downhill competition on the famous Streif slope, counted as one of the toughest downhill competitions in the World Cup.
  • Very pretty and elegant historic village with cobbled streets, medieval buildings and lots of restaurants, bars and shops.
  • Great for beginners and families with all practice lifts at the base of the mountain being free to use without a lift ticket

Kitzbühel Mountain Statistics

Summit 2000m
Base 800m
Vertical 1200m
Acres 2695
Lifts 53
Runs 170km
Average Snowfall 900cm
Beginner 44%
Intermediate 43%
Advanced 13%

Additional Accommodation

Pension Rainhof, Hotel Schwarzer Adler