Winter wonderland

Winter vacation in Ischgl

in the heart of the alpine metropolis

Every winter the small village of Ischgl in Paznaun comes to life and fills up with holidaymakers and winter sports enthusiasts. Experience unrivalled winter fun with almost limitless possibilities. Discover new, exciting sports, or improve or perfect your skills and enjoy a special atmosphere that can only be found in Ischgl.


In the heart of the Tyrolean Alps

Perched high above the clouds, at up to 2,872 meters (9,423 feet) above sea level, the Silvretta Arena in Ischgl offers a unique winter sports experience that you will definitely not forget anytime soon. An almost limitless variety of different slopes awaits you, from blue slopes for beginners to red and black slopes for advanced skiers, and special slopes such as the Smuggler’s Circuit (Schmugglerrunde).

Our hosts in the alpine huts and in the mountain restaurants provide the perfect refreshment in between. Spoil yourself with culinary delicacies and gather new energy for the next adventurous descent.

Cross-country skiing

on an almost endless network of cross-country trails

With unique panoramas and an incomparable whole-body workout, cross-country skiing is the best way to enjoy nature in the winter. In Ischgl and Galtür, you will find a 73-kilometer-long (45 miles), interconnected network of cross-country trails that leaves nothing to be desired. Ischgl and Galtür offer the possibility to take cross-country skiing lessons, either to start with the sport or to improve your skills. We would like to especially recommend the high-altitude trail to the Silvretta reservoir and the floodlit cross-country skiing trail in Galtür.

With mountain boots and snowshoes

through the picturesque landscape

Hike on undiscovered trails through the picturesque landscape of the Tyrolean Alps.

Discover the specially prepared trails that offer you spectacular panoramas at a wide variety of altitudes. Slip on your weatherproof mountain boots or strap on your snowshoes and set off on a journey of discovery. More than 60 kilometers (37 miles) of winter hiking trails await you throughout Paznaun.