REAL BIG - SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental
SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental is Austria's largest interconnected ski area and is one of the most varied winter sports areas in the Alps, with the greatest certainty of snow. One award after another is proof that here 279 km of ski runs, over 90 modern lifts and more than 70 refreshment stops make for winter fun which is simply "world class". With 13 km of night skiing slopes and 7.5 km of floodlit toboggan runs day becomes night to let night-time thrill seekers sweep down perfect slopes and toboggan runs across the sea of lights in the valley. Whether with family, as a couple, with friends, alone or in a group: at SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental you'll always get your money's worth and find an offer to suit everyone!
It's white as far as the eye can see when it comes to snow conditions here too: SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental is particularly blessed with natural snow. In addition, 210 km of the 279 km of slopes can be completely covered with manmade snow. This is guaranteed by more than 1,000 snow machines in the ski area. By the way: only pure drinking water may be used for snowmaking in Tyrol.
From treeless summit slopes for carvers, to richly varied slopes for experts and family slopes bathed in sunshine, to the fantastic valley descents which go on and on, all the slopes are in perfect condition. Spectacular views and mountains of snow are guaranteed.
SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental is offering you the opportunity to access your personal ''skiline'' by entering at the end of your day's skiing your ski pass number on the internet at www.skiwelt.at. The ''skiline'' gives a timed altitude profile of the route you chose in the ski resort. It contains an accurate list of the lifts you used, the total metres you climbed and an estimate of how many kilometres you covered on the descent.
Notwithstanding all the superlatives, which SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental has already earned, it is the cosy atmosphere, warm hospitality and Tyrolean charm which set the tone. More than 70 of Austria's loveliest ski huts and mountain restaurants, sun terraces and snow bars invite you to call in for a rest and a bite to eat. From a "statistical point of view" you have an opportunity to do so every 3.5 km!
NEW in Winter 2009-10
SkiWelt Ellmau - Ellmi's 6-seater chair - detachable 6-seater chair lift at the Schmidalm run in the Ellmau-Going ski area, this long and popular run can now be reached quickly and comfortably.
SkiWelt Brixen im Thale: ALPENIGLU ® - Igloo Village - a world of icy attractions!
The unique location of Ellmau at the bottom of the „Wilder Kaiser“, a picturesque mountain range, fulfills all expectations you may have on a wonderful holiday.
In the summer Ellmau is a perfect starting point for hiking tours in every difficulty. This variety will cover the expenses of ambitious climbers as well as of unhurried strollers.
Climb aboard the "Zauberexpress"(Magic Express) and reach the Hartkaiser in just 7 minutes, where you´ll be welcomed into a mystical world of fables by fairies, hobgoblins, forest spirits, but aboce all by our magical frog "Ellmi". Ellmi´s nature and adventure park leads you through our exquisitely colourful flora and fauna and who knows. you might even increase your expert knowledge!
Whether young or old, Ellmi´s Zauberwelt presents itself as an adventurous mountain with constantly new surprises in a fascinating setting. In the panorama restaurant, which offers an impressive view of the Wilder Kaiser, watch out that a gnome doesn`t suddenly nibble at your food, as he appreciates the good cuisine as well. You can look forward to a play park, nature trails, observation tower, Rübezahl trail, wood carver´s lodge, Stoamandl trail, chapel stone garden, petrified shepherds, tree of the lost souls, eagle´s nest, photo tree and numerous surprise
In the winter Ellmau is very convenient for skiers and snowboarders, due to its ski-runs, which lead directly to the village centre.
Apart from these favorable circumstances, Ellmau is well-known for its hospitality. For many years our “Peter” has been contributing to improve guest service by treating it as a matter of personal concern. The results of his daily efforts are many regular guests coming every year to our beautiful place.
The fact that Ellmau also is a hotspot for VIP´s doesn´t mean, that Ellmau’s inhabitants behave snobbish. On the contrary, we insist on being a warm-hearted and merry folk. Go and see for yourself!