Kitzbuhel Alps, Austria

The Kitzbüheler Alps are one of the world's largest and most iconic ski areas
Kitzbuhel - St. Johann in Tirol

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With Kitzbühel at its heart, the Kitzbüheler Alpen is a ski region made up of many big names in the Alpine ski world including: Kirchberg, Kitzbühel, St. Johann (Schneewinkel), Söll, Ellmau, Westendorf and Scheffau. The skiing is on a massive scale and one ski pass covers numerous different regions (AllStarCard lift pass bookable locally). Ski buses and trains connect outlying ski areas in the Kitzbüheler Alpen, whilst the Ski Welt area is all linked with lifts and offers huge ski distances to cover. Kitzbühel, Kirchberg and St. Johann all offer fantastic ski holiday resorts and excellent skiing. With more than 1000 kilometres of pistes in Tyrol and Salzburg - the Kitzbüheler Alpen AllStarCard is your entry card to ten of the most interesting ski areas in Europe, which have been incorporated in the Kitzbüheler Alpen skiing association. The ski areas all offer high levels of snow assuredness, great quality pistes and state-of-the-art ski lifts.

Read more on Kitzbühel in Austria in The Telegraphs review of the "Best Austrian ski resorts"


Skiing Levels
  • Beginners
  • Intermediates
  • Advanced
  • Snowboard
  • Cross Country
Mountain Facts
  • Ski area 1088 km
  • Lifts
  • Slope direction N,E,S,W
Insiders guide
  • Excellent après and nightlife
  • Pretty villages and an attractive medieval old town
  • Massive ski area

Where to stay

The celebrated and iconic resort of Kitzbühel is home to arguably the most challenging World Cup race in the world – the infamous Streif. You can try sections of this incredible run or seek other challenges across this excellent ski resort for passionate skiers.

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  • Area: 170km
  • Altitude: up to 2000m
£ 514 per person

Situated at the heart of the Schneewinkel ski area, and at the base of the Kitzbüheler Horn, St Johann is an ideal resort for intermediate skiers. The relaxed ski area is perfect for a chilled ski holiday with wonderful mountain restaurants and plenty of cafés in the charming village centre.

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  • Area: 115km
  • Altitude: up to 1700m
£ 799 per person
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