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Skiing, fun and mountain air – winter holiday in Kitzbühel, Austria

Discover the Austrian Alps in their winter glory

Hotel Elisabeth at night in winter
Hotel Elisabeth in the winter landscape

Welcome to winter paradise Kitzbühel! Endless outdoor fun is waiting for you on your next snow holiday in Austria: speeding down the slopes, taking in the scenic views on a winter hike or going on a cross-country skiing tour. The vast ski resort in Kitzbühel offers every winter activity the heart desires. Explore the breath-taking Tyrolean Alps and untouched nature in Brixental by foot, on your trusty skis, snowboard or sled.

Whether you tackled the nearest cross-country skiing trail or went down the natural sledding slope not far from our hotel in Kirchberg – relax in our spacious hotel spa in Kitzbühel after giving it your all on the mountains. Unwind and recharge on 2000 m2 of pure wellness bliss, with massages, saunas, a jacuzzi and more.

Skiing and snowboarding on snow holiday in Austria

The Kitzbühel-Kirchberg Ski Resort is one of the most beautiful places to enjoy the Austrian Alps in winter. Skiing with your kids on easy routes or going downhill at max speed? There is a perfect slope for everyone on 170 km of beautiful pistes. Action is guaranteed with two fun parks for ski and snowboard experts ready for their next big jump.

If that isn’t enough for you, head to the SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser – a ski paradise in Brixental and the biggest ski resort in Austria. Get your ski pass directly at our Hotel Elisabeth in Kirchberg and find the right equipment at Gerry Sport or Kirchberg Ski Rental. If it is your first time on skis, take some lessons at the Kirchberg Ski School or the Ski School Alpin Profis and receive a 10% discount as a guest of the Hotel Elisabeth.

Cross-country skiing

Cross-country skiing in Kitzbühel is a brilliant way to explore the Austrian Alps in winter. Whether you prefer classic style or skating, the tracks in Aschau or Kirchberg are ideal. A less well-known but picturesque route is waiting for you only a short car ride away at the foot of the mountain Kleiner Rettenstein. If you are looking for a challenge, try the high trail in Brixen. You will be rewarded with an unforgettable mountain panorama and perfect snow conditions.


Sledding in winter
Sledding fun in Kirchberg in Tyrol

Ski tours on winter holiday in Austria

The area in and around Kirchberg is a true winter wonderland. It is one of the most beautiful and diverse ski tour regions in Europe, making it the perfect destination for your next active winter holiday in Austria. First timers and seasoned pros will find their favourite routes on 32 km of trails extending around Kirchberg, Westendorf and Brixen im Thale.

Hiking in the Austrian Alps in winter

Experience the peaceful side of the Alps off-piste when winter hiking in Kitzbühel. Wander through snow-covered forests, pass romantic frozen lakes and enjoy moments of calm. Setting out from our Hotel Elisabeth in Kirchberg, you can find lovely routes in the Spertental valley or go on a round tour of the Gaisberg.

Nighttime sledding and skiing on the Gaisberg, Tyrol

Our insider tip for all night owls: Your winter fun doesn’t have to end at sundown. Go nighttime sledding or skiing on the Gaisberg, directly opposite to our Hotel Elisabeth in Kirchberg. Rushing down the slopes on a starry night truly is the cherry on top of your next snow holiday in Austria.

Can’t wait to experience the winter paradise yourself? Our team at the Hotel Elisabeth is looking forward to your non-binding room request!


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