Galtur in Austria Resort Guide
Skiers looking for adventure will not be disappointed, as the resort of Galtur in Austria is the one of the highest in the entire Silvetta region. It is perfect for mixed ability groups and those keen to progress from the beginner’s slopes through intermediate and even onto advanced, as there is a wide selection of all these types of pistes.
Galtür ski resort in a nutshell:
43 kilometres of perfectly groomed slopes
6 sections with slopes of all difficulty levels (5 kilometres of blue runs, 26 kilometres of red runs, 12 kilometres of black runs)
100 per cent snow reliability from December until April
transport capacities of 14,787 passengers per hour
6 snowcats in continuous operation
state-of-the-art cable cars and lifts for safe transport of winter sports enthusiasts
If daytime skiing simply isn’t enough for you, why not try night skiing? Every Wednesday between 19:30 and 22:30, you can leave your tracks in the snow beneath the starry skies of the Silvretta mountains. Don’t miss this unique experience!
You can also take advantage of regular buses to the Ischgl region. Slopes in the Silvapark area surrounding Galtur tend to be uncrowded and queuing for the nine lifts is minimal.
Accomodation & Après Ski
Restaurant S'Linard is in the heart of Galtur, which serves up great home-cooked dishes. This fantastic family-run eatery offers a warm welcome and hearty food to refuel you after a long day on the slopes.
While overall Galtur is a quiet, gentle village, the Pyramide nightclub adds a party dimension. The live DJs are happy to play requests and keep the revelry going if you like more than just a few drinks to constitute your apres ski experience.
On top of this, the village offers plenty of activities away from the slopes. These include paragliding, trekking, climbing, ice skating, fishing, curling, cycling, mountain biking, swimming, squash and tennis.
One ski school: approx. 40 teachers. 45km of walking paths. Natural ice skating rink and curling. Shuttle bus. Fun for the kids: For the little ones we offer a separate practice lift and a 70 meter conveyor belt (free use), Kinderland with its own rope tow, carousel and magic carpet, a kindergarten for guests, a ski kindergarten, ski courses for children, ski races for children followed by an awards ceremony with music, Siggi-Kinderclub, passing lane for children - it's all in the ski area at GalturWirl
|RESORT HEIGHT||1600||VERTICAL DESCENT||662||OPENS||Dec - Mid April|
|TOP STATION||2300||DRAG LIFTS||5||EXPERT RATING||7|
|BOTTOM STATION||1635||CHAIR LIFTS||3||INTERMEDIATE RATING||9|
Lift Pass Prices From
- Adult One Day Pass : €42.50
- Adult Six Day Pass : €162.50
- Child One Day Pass : €22.50
- Child Six Day Pass : €92.50