Sports, fun and mountain adventures

Active winter holidays in Galtür in Tyrol

Splendid mountain views and a region dotted with countless slopes, cross-country ski runs and winter hiking trails – that’s what you want from your winter holiday? Then you should spend your active family holiday in the little mountain village of Galtür …

Skiing in the heart of the Silvretta mountains

Some say that skiing is the most beautiful sport of all. And what better place could there be for a perfect skiing experience than the 43 kilometres of perfectly groomed slopes of Silvapark Galtür? A snow paradise for everyone! 

The practice area at Silvapark is the perfect place for children and beginners to master their first turns in the snow with the help of the trained instructors of Galtür’s ski schools. Whether you prefer private or group lessons – there’s the perfect course for all tastes and skill levels!

Freeriding away from the groomed slopes

Galtür’s Heldenreich is a freeride paradise offering excellent opportunities for adventures away from the groomed slopes. For instance, try the most spectacular jumps on Stamandli Trail or whizz down the steep powder descents. Young freeriders will love Siggi‘s Freeride Route where they learn all about safe riding in the backcountry. A great opportunity to find out all about avalanche transceivers and the right behaviour in the mountains!

Comprehensive service for active holidays

In Galtür, it’s easy to feel right at home. After all, the region offers many great services that make your couple or family holiday even more unforgettable …

  • Childcare: At the guest kindergarten of Galtür, your little ones are in the best of hands!
  • Ski schools: Skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing or deep-snow skiing – the ski schools of Galtür turn beginners into snow experts!
  • Ski bus: The ski bus runs between See, Kappl, Ischgl and Galtür several times a day. Holders of a valid ski pass get to use the bus for free!
  • Ski rental: Simply rent your equipment at one of Galtür’s many sports shops or rental stations!
  • Piste map: The interactive trail map gives you a detailed overview of the entire Galtür ski resort.

Top pistes, first-class infrastructure, everything tailored to the needs of families: Quality-tested Tyrolean Family Ski Regions go all out for an unforgettable winter holiday for parents and children. The ski area, gastronomy, snow sports schools, ski rentals and accommodation are all geared towards families looking for relaxation - this is guaranteed by the demanding criteria of the certified family ski regions. For guests, this means: Arrive, change your clothes and simply head off into the snow - this is how to enjoy a winter holiday.

Excellent conditions for cross-country skiing

Only eleven regions can call themselves “Tyrolean cross-country specialists” – and Galtür is one of them, thanks to its perfectly groomed cross-country runs, varied and snow-sure ski resort and excellent infrastructure. Beginners, advanced riders and pros can choose from 50 kilometres of cross-country runs and varied tours ranging from 1,377 to 2,035 metres above sea level. Find out more about the most beautiful tours and cross-country hotels …  

Cross-country skiing tip: Have you ever left your tracks on a nightly cross-country run? No? Then you should definitely try the 2.2-kilometre flood-lit night run between Galtür and Wirl! The cross-country run is open until 22:00!

Off-piste adventures in Galtür

The fresh powder is beckoning and you can’t wait to start your active holiday full of winter hiking, ski mountaineering and snowshoe hiking? You’re longing to breathe in the clear mountain air of the health resort of Galtür? Here’s something to whet your appetite …

  • Winter hiking: The winter hiking trails of Galtür are a perfect opportunity to enjoy enchanting winter days and relaxed moments far away from all the hustle and bustle.
  • Ski mountaineering: If you like ski mountaineering, you will love the peace and quiet of Galtür’s mountain tours off the beaten track. A highlight for all nature lovers! By the way: The trained local guides will be happy to show you the most beautiful tours of the Paznaun region!
  • Ski safaris: Experience a different kind of safari! Without animals, but with plenty of skiing, snowcat rides, cable cars and buses!
  • Snowshoe hiking: Numerous easy, intermediate and more challenging tours offer perfect opportunities for non-skiers to explore the mountain region of Galtür.
  • Sleigh rides: What could be more romantic than a sleigh ride through the snow-covered landscapes of the Paznaun region? A breathtaking experience for couples, families and groups!

Experience culinary highlights in Galtür

Galtür is a haven for gourmets. Sample the most mouth-watering regional specialities at the numerous restaurants, huts and mountain inns and fuel up for your next skiing adventure with a tasty Tyrolean “Brettljause” with regional bacon and cheese!

You think that Galtür is the perfect place to spend some time with your sweetheart or family? Browse Galtür’s numerous accommodation options and book your next winter holiday right away!

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