At 1,600m Königsleiten is the highest village in Austria's Zillertal Arena. With an extensive ski area and slopes starting straight from the village, Königsleiten is the perfect winter destination and the ideal gateway to the entire Arena - within walking distance of your accommodation in Königsleiten you'll have access to 166km of slopes and tons of other snow sport facilities.As well as skiing and snowboarding slopes for all levels, the Zillertal Arena has lots of funparks and half-pipes for freestylers, and the Hot-Zone snowpark in Gerlos has loads of obstacles to test freestyle skills. Cross-country skiers can enjoy the challenges of the 200km of trails around the Zillertal Arena, and the 2,315m high route at the Königsleiten mountain station has some spectacular panoramas. As you'd expect with this great landscape and vast amounts of snow tobogganing is really popular in Königsleiten and there are numerous slopes of varying lengths for fun in the snow during the day and night - for the ultimate tobogganing experience you can try the Arena Coaster, a 1,450m long track filled with steep curves, waves, and jumps. To experience the landscape of Zillertal from the air you can take a trip on the Arena Skyliner. This flying fox lets you zoom through the air at speeds of up to 50km an hour along cables up to 738m long - a really fun way for everyone from eight years old to get a bird's eye view of the area.Not only for snow sports, the landscape of the Zillertal Arena is also perfect for viewing the night skies. Home to the highest observatory in Europe, from Königsleiten you can watch spectacular planetarium shows and see stars close up. Other evening activities in Königsleiten include night skiing, ice skating, and relaxing in one of the village's many restaurants. And the "schirmbars" or ski huts welcome après skiers for drinks after the pistes close.Perfectly placed in the centre of the largest ski area in Zillertal, Königsleiten is the ideal destination for all kinds of winter holidays, from family trips to extreme snow sports adventures. And at less than an hour and a half from Innsbruck Airport Königsleiten is great for weekend trips and longer holidays.