Kitzbühel Overview

World famous Kitzbühel has a top altitude of 2000 metres and offers a vast ski area for school ski groups with a variety of runs for all levels. Kitzbühel is nestled between the Kitzbüheler Horn and Hahnenkamm which is renowned for the World Cup Downhill. The ski circuit is extensive with 54 lifts accessing 170 kilometres of well-prepared pistes. Beginners start on the nursery area on top of the Fleckalmbahn then quickly progress to other areas. There are a wide range of reds for intermediates on the Hahnenkamm and skiers can follow the ski safari from there, whilst advanced skiers also have a good choice with some great black runs on the Hahnenkamm. Kitzbühel is also a great resort for après-ski with a variety of activities on offer such as ice skating and bowling. A popular choice for school ski trips to Austria.

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Kitzbühel Accommodation

Jugendgästehaus Noichl

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Capacity: 110

Situated in Aurach, 2km from the lift departure points at Jochberg and 6.5km to the ski access points for the Hahnenkamm and Kitzbüheler Horn mountains. This is a sought after youth hotel, very much in demand. Ideal for groups and a great base for discovering the ski areas of Kitzbuhel!

Rooms: Comfortable 4-8 bedded rooms for students, with staff accommodated 2 - 4 per room. All have en-suite facilities.

Facilities: Large dining room, lounge room in the basement offering karaoke facilities, satellite TV, video, and DVD player. Wi-Fi is also available.

Kitzbühel Après Ski

Kitzbühel Resort Facts

Resort height 825 m
Highest lift 2000 m
Vertical drop 1210 m
Total km of piste 192 km
Total no of ski runs 96
Blue 47
Red 32
Black 17
Total no of lifts 54
Gondolas/cable cars 11
Chair lifts 28
Drag lifts 15
Longest run 8.3 km
Lift pass covers Kitzski pass – Kitzbuhel, Kirchberg, Reith, Jochberg, Mittersill, Hollersbach, Aurach
Glacier No – nearest is Kitzsteinhorn at Kaprun
Snowboarding facilities 2 fun parks
Snow making 80%
Transfer time by coach Calais – 15 hrs
Medical facilities Doctor in resort
Nearest hospital Bezirkskrankenhaus St Johann in Tirol 11 km away