Tobogganing in the Austrian Alps

Swap your skis for a sled: tobogganing in Kitzbühel

Couple sledding
Sledding for young and old

Austria has a lot to offer when it comes to fun outdoor activities during winter. One you should absolutely not miss out on during your next winter holiday in Austria is tobogganing in Kitzbühel. It is the ideal get-together for young and old and an exciting new venture for the whole family. We guarantee that you won’t miss your skis when you are dashing through the snow on one of the countless toboggan runs in the region. One of them is the Brixenbach Sled Run: A lovely hike takes you to the very top of the mountain where adults should definitely join one of the rustic lodge parties at the Brixenbachalm. Looking for a quick way down after a fun evening in the cabin? You guessed it – this is where the toboggan comes in handy. It is not only the fastest option but certainly the most entertaining one. Tobogganing in Austria is a unique experience that you will never forget!

Tobogganing in Austria’s winter paradise on the Gaisberg

Directly opposite our boutique hotel in the Austrian Alps, the natural toboggan run on the Gaisberg awaits. Take the comfortable 4-person chair lift upwards before tobogganing downwards at max speed on the over 3.5 km long run. When even the thickest gloves and cosiest hats cannot keep you warm anymore, it is time for a hot chocolate! Defrost in one of the traditional lodges or in Kitzbühel’s best restaurants, where regional delicacies and the finest wines are waiting for you.

Tobogganing until late at night

Our insider tip? Take your whole family on a little adventure and give tobogganing in Austria a go at night! Thanks to numerous floodlights, the fun doesn’t have to end once the sun has set. You can continue tobogganing on Kitzbühel’s well-lit slopes until late in the evening. Enjoy a delicious dinner at the Hotel Elisabeth before making your way to the Gaisberg directly opposite. Whether you are a night owl or an early bird – tobogganing is the perfect addition to your next family ski holiday in Austria. Your kids will love it and you will too!

Other fun alternatives

If trying to break the speed record while tobogganing in Austria is not your cup of tea, there are plenty of adventurous alternatives waiting for you. Have you ever tried winter hiking in Kitzbühel? Tested your skills at cross-country skiing in Austria? If the answer is no, then it’s definitely high time to do so. Although skiing is on top of the agenda of many visitors, it would be a waste to miss out on all the other fun outdoor activities in the alpine winter wonderland.

Check out our rooms and offers online and get excited for your next holiday in the Austrian Alps. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to get in touch with us. We are more than happy to provide you with any additional information.

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