Nestled in the Austrian Alps, the ski resort of Wagrain has almost endless winter sport and activity options on its doorstep. Perfect for family holidays, breaks with friends, or serious sport adventures Wagrain has facilities and services for everyone. And with Salzburg airport only a short and painless motorway journey away, Wagrain is the ideal destination for both weekend breaks and longer holidays. As one of the eight picturesque resorts of the Salzburg Sportwelt region Wagrain is located in the heart of one of Austria's biggest ski areas - the Ski Amandé. This means that from the Alpine setting of Wagrain can access the 860km of marked downhill slopes of the Ski Amandé, which covers the ski regions of the Salzburg Sportwelt, Grossarl Valley, Schladming-Dachstein, Gastein Valley, and Hochkönig. This huge ski area has slopes for every level including lovely nursery areas, a good variety of blue and red runs, timed slopes, World Cup level black pistes, and there's even a centre for professional racing skiers. And almost all of these slopes and ski areas are covered by the advanced artificial snow making system which means you're guaranteed snow for your winter sports holiday in Wagrain. Along with these great downhill skiing and snowboarding slopes the Ski Amandé is also home to fantastic facilities for all sorts of other winter sports: cross-country skiers will find 714km of trails to enjoy, there are around 26 different toboggan runs, for skating and other ice sports the area has 23 ice rinks, and there are loads of winter hiking routes. And the activities don't stop when you return to Wagrain, for sports you can go swimming, play tennis, or try rock climbing, or for cultural activities there's a full programme of events including music concerts, markets, and historical tours of the town. Other ways to spend you après ski time in Wagrain include eating and drinking in the many restaurants and bars of the town, this is by far the most popular way to relax after action-packed days.