AdventureAustria is based in the beautiful Dolomite town of Lienz in the region known as East Tyrol. East Tyrol is located on the south side of the Alps close to the border with Italy and approximately 1 hour south of Kitzbühel. Our ski resort guide is intended to give you all the important information you need should you be considering a ski holiday to East Tyrol.
The Guardian newspaper recently tipped East Tyrol as being ‘Austria’s secret ski destination yet to be discovered by the British’. Read the article here to find out why.
Lienz is the capital town of East Tyrol with a population of 12,000
In East Tyrol there are over 240 mountains with peaks over 3,000m including the highest mountain in Austria – the Grossglockner
A total of 14 ski resorts are in our ski resort guide, all within easy reach from Lienz covering 769km of snow sure slopes including the Mölltal Glacier which offers all year round skiing
The SkiHit ski pass covers all ski resorts in East Tyrol as well as the Mölltal Glacier resort in Carinthia (357km)
Stay in one resort or ski in a different resort each day
Resorts for all abilities – advanced, intermediates, beginners and families
Children’s prices applicable for children up to the age of 18 – perfect for families and younger ski groups (SkiHit ski pass)
East Tyrol is well known for its stunning natural beauty, excellent snow records, uncrowded slopes and family friendly facilities
Lienz is officially Austria’s sunniest town with over 2,000 hours of sunshine a year
Nearest airports are Klagenfurt, Innsbruck, Salzburg, Trieste, Ljubljana and Munich