TOP of Pyhrn-Priel
Excitement that you can’t keep to yourself – this is what the “TOP of” partners of the Pyhrn-Priel vacation region stand for. Here, you can have a special kind of winter vacation and experience unforgettable days in the middle of one of the most beautiful winter landscapes in Austria.
Snow-guaranteed ski areas, stunning mountain landscapes, great recreational offers, and hearty treats and delicacies – a vacation in this region has all of this to offer. But the “TOP of Pyhrn-Priel” partners have even more in store.
1 TOP region…
The TOP ski region of Pyhrn-Priel gives its guests the feeling of protected freedom: bordered by the mighty mountain ranges of the Totes Gebirge, the Haller Mauern, and the Sengsengebirge, the landscape flattens and levels off across forests, hills, and meadows to its valley floors traversed by rivers. Especially when the snow falls, the Pyhrn-Priel region transforms into a fairy-tale landscape. Then, everyone can conquer the snow-covered mountains and valleys in their own way.
Whether a skier or nature enthusiast – in the “trio” of landscapes of this region, everyone can enjoy exactly what makes them happiest. No snowshoer or quiet observer of wildlife feedings could ever resist the breathtaking winter wonderland of Kalkalpen national park. This is one of Austria’s largest forested areas – a sea of trees full of mysticism and magic
The TOP ski region of Pyhrn-Priel entices its guests with more than just great opportunities for skiing, nature, and culinary treats. If you prefer to spend time away from the slopes and nature, then the picturesque towns of Hinterstoder and Windischgarsten have much to offer. In the lanes and narrow streets, you will find: small shops, sports stores, boutiques with traditional costumes, and cafés. They turn a carefree stroll into an atmospheric experience away from the hustle and bustle of large shopping centers.
But without a shadow of a doubt: it’s not only the magnificent landscape and beautiful nature that make Pyhrn-Priel so special. It’s the people that truly make this area come alive. They give the TOP ski region of Pyhrn-Priel its distinctively open character and welcome you to your winter vacation from the bottom of their hearts. Just look around, and you are sure to find the perfect “TOP of Pyhrn-Priel” offer.
2 ski areas, 1 lift ticket
Surrounded by over 2000 meters of towering mountains, the Pyhrn-Priel ski region invites you to ski and snowboard. With a total of 21 lifts and cable cars in the two TOP ski areas, you will find everything you’re looking for: sports fans can carve down the steep Hannes Trinkl ski run back to Hinterstoder, and beginners can celebrate their first success in the Sunny Kids Park on the Wurzeralm.
No matter where you are – when skiing in the Pyhrn-Priel ski region, families as well as individualists can all look forward to comfortable cable cars and gondolas, and to vast slopes. Of course, the sociable, friendly way of life, typical for this region, knows no limits in winter: whether a party at the hut or relaxation on the sunny terrace, at our rustic mountain inns, there is something for everyone.
Families can take advantage of the great family offers – children up to 10 years old need only a snowman card for € 3.00 per day with the purchase of a parent’s card at the same time. (Family ID required) - www.hiwu.at
Hinterstoder info – The best place for winter sports
- 2 comfortable cable cars
- 1 modern 6-person chair lift, 1 double chair lift, 8 tow lifts
- 40 km of ski slopes - 12 easy (blue), 18 intermediate (red), and 10 expert (black)
- Hannes Trinkl World Cup slope
- Sunny Kids Park
- Elevation up to 2,000 m
- 90 % of ski slopes are equipped with snowmaking equipment
- Experience slopes with Snowtrail, Inferno slopes, speed and distance WISBI Range
Wurzeralm info – My winter wonderland
- 1 funicular, 2 chair lifts, 4 tow lifts
- Sunny Kids Park with magic carpet lift, ski carousel, and rope tow lift
- 22 km of ski slopes – 10 easy (blue), 10 intermediate (red), and 2 expert (black)
- Elevation 810 m – 1870 m
- 60 % of ski slopes are equipped with snowmaking equipment
- Experience slopes with moguls, snake path, speed and distance WISBI Range