Bad Hofgastein Ski Holidays - Host Of Facilities And Amenities
The Gastein ski area is a perfect ski holiday destination as it has over 200 perfectly kept pistes and has something to offer all skiers from expert level right down to first timers. The beautiful ski holiday paradise is split into five ski areas with the highest area being at 2,700 metres. The Gastein ski area is serviced by three resorts and by several smaller lift stations.
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If you choose a last minute skiing holiday in Bad Hofgastein you will find that the main skiing takes place on the Schlossalm area which links up to the similarly large Stubnerkogel area above Bad Gastein, albeit through the smaller ski centre in Angertal. The Angertal area which can be reached by minibus from Bad Hofgastein is ideal for beginners on their skiing holiday. If you journey a little down the Gastein valley by train or bus , you are able to ski on the Kreuzkogel Mountain in ski centres such as Glossarl and Dorfgastein. The other centre in this the Gastein area is the Sport Gastein area which offers fantastic off-piste riding in great powder. This is the highest of the three centres with a peak at 2,685 metres and a total vertical of 1,085 metres.
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There is a huge range to choose from on a cheap skiing holiday in this rich area as all resorts are interlinked with efficient pass systems and effective transport. Schlossalm, Angertal and Stubnerkogel are all interlinked while Großarl and Dorfgastein are similarly interlinked. If you carry a guest card from staying in local accommodation you are also entitled to free guided tours so you can make the most of any off-piste powder runs that you have been dying to check out. Every week there are ski races where guests can compete for prizes.
Making the most of all these areas on your ski holiday in Bad Hofgastein could not be easier. There is a pass called the Ski amadé pass which allows you access to over two dozen ski centres in the Gastein valley and a huge portion of the surrounding areas also. All this is linked up by a great transport system that operates throughout the day from 8 am till 6 pm. All in all, if you seek variety and excitement from your skiing holiday, then Bad Hofgastein and the surrounding areas are perfect for your ski holiday in Austria.
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