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Winter holiday in Hochpustertal

The situation is easy when two factors come together - winter and Hochpustertal. Do you have a family, and do want to have a really nice winter holiday with kith and kin? Yes? Then Hochpustertal in the East Tyrolean side of the region is what you have been looking for. And now, after what has hopefully not been a long search, you have struck it rich. Since Hochpustertal could be described as being family-friendly, in fact that is a bit of an understatement. After all, 2 of the three ski areas are designated as family ski areas. And tobogganing is a winter sport which children love. There are a few attractive toboggan routes in the Hochpustertal region, of various difficulty levels.

But it gets even better – or rather, more versatile. Since the travel constellation of Hochpustertal in East Tyrol is a fantastic place. Want ski tours, cross-country skiing, snow-shoe hikes or ice-skating even? You can do all this in Hochpustertal. Sillian-Hochpustertal ski centre offers a broad spectrum of opportunities. Here freeriders come together with families, all of who are happy thanks to the options and conditions available in this ski area.

Snow report

Information about the skiing areas, cross country tracks, sleding tracks, winter hiking trails and ice skating rinks.

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Skiing in Hochpustertal

It is family-friendly when it comes to all things skiing in Hochpustertal. After all on the East Tyrol side of Hochpustertal there are two established family ski areas. 

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Cross-country skiing

It is so beautiful here in Hochpustertal and the conditions are so perfect; indeed this has a danger in itself, for when you come to Hochpustertal to go cross-country skiing you will always want to come back in the future. 

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Ski tours

You’ll search for hustle and bustle in all things skiing, gigantic pistes and après-ski will be in vain in Villgratental. There are non-stop ski tours for that.

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Tobogganing and the East Tyrolean side of Hochpustertal – two concepts which are made for one another. There are a few small, yet perfectly formed, toboggan runs.

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Winter Hiking in Kartitsch

Winter Hiking in the Hochpustertal! Here you find all the informatione regarding the first qualified Winter Hiking Village Kartitsch!

Snow-shoe hikes

If you didn’t know any better, you might well believe that the Hochpustertal region was just made for snow-shoe hikes, since barely nowhere else are snow-shoe hikers really are so well catered for.

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Ice-skating / Curling

The ice rink in Kartisch lends itself to gliding elegantly and gracefully across the ice. But maybe you would prefer to head to the superbly located ice rink in Außervillgraten?

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Carriage Rides

A very special experience is a sleigh ride in a romantic winter landscape.

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Winter holiday ideas (PDF)

More information about our region, you'll find here.

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Trans Dolomiti package

7 nights including half board, cross country ticket Dolomiti Nordicski and transport of luggage.

starting at € 705,- per person

4th Icefestival East Tyrol

Many competitions, lectures and workshops.


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Dolomitenlauf 2020

World´s best country cross skiert at the international Dolomitenlauf.

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