More than "Just" Ski Holidays in Solden, Austria
Winter holidays in Solden, Tyrol: So many possibilities
During your ski holidays in Solden, Tyrol in Austria you have so many more opportunities for leisure activities than "just skiing" – here are a few tips for all-rounders and those who want to spend some time away from the pistes.
Experience the fascination of ice during an ice climbing session. Many waterfalls in the Ötztal Valley are frozen solid during winter and can soar up to 200 metres. Together with experienced mountaineering guides and equipped with the right safety gear you can climb up frozen waterfalls. For more information please contact the Mountaineering Guides at the Solden-Hochsolden Ski School, which can be reached on 43 (0)5254 / 2364 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org .
If you prefer to experience frozen surfaces down in the valley you can go ice skating or try Bavarian curling at the curling pit in Solden. The Solden ice rink is located at the Kirchfeldweg and whether the ice is thick enough for skating can be found out by calling 0043/(0)/ 5254 2514 .
Ski Holidays in Solden, Tyrol in Austria: Snow Experiences in a Class of Their Own
The Otz Valley or Ötztal Valley is not only a renowned destination for skiing but also for ski touring fans, snow-shoe hiking, tobogganing and winter-running. Experience the magic of winter and conquer this fairytale-like snow-covered mountainscape when going show-shoe hiking. Underneath your snow-shoes the soft, untouched powdery snow will crunch and in front of you the imposing Alpine summits of the Ötztal Valley's mountains will lie ahead. And on higher altitude levels in the Ötztal Valley Alps ski touring fans find a ski touring paradise of their own. A popular ski tour in the Ötztal Valley is the Venter Loop. If you don't have your own ski touring equipment, the ski shops in Solden-Hochsolden can provide it - see our ski rentals section for contact details.
Enjoy an active winter holiday and try out tobogganing. In Solden you have access to a five kilometre long floodlit tobogganing run, which is open until 11pm every day. The 186 kilometre long cross-country ski trail in the Ötztal Valley guarantees wonderful hours in the snow down in the valley as well. By the way, using the cross-country ski trails is free of charge.
During your winter and ski holidays in Solden in Tyrol, Austria, you have many possibilities for creating a varied and well rounded activity programme besides skiing. Ski Hotel Edelweiss is an ideal holiday haven for your winter holidays in Tyrol's Solden. The four-star superior hotel is located right on the pistes and also has its own wellness area which invites you to relax after all that healthy exercise in the fresh snow. Enquire online today and secure your room for your next winter & ski holidays in Solden in Tyrol, Austria.