Ideally located in the Brixen Valley, just one hour from Innsbruck airport, is the picturesque resort of Westendorf. The ski area within the resort has 45km of marked slopes which are mostly graded blue or red, making Westendorf an ideal destination for beginners, intermediates, and family groups. And with one of the most prestigious snow parks in Austria, as well as extensive off-piste opportunities, Westendorf is great for snowboarders and freeriders. In addition to all of this the resort is also part of Austria’s largest linked ski area, the Ski Welt area. The links with the other Ski Welt resorts gives you access to a total of 250km slopes and hugely vast off-piste areas from Westendorf.Throughout the Ski Welt area there are also numerous hiking, cross country skiing, and snowshoe trails. These are a great way to explore the landscape of Westendorf and the Brixen Valley. Another alternative to downhill skiing and snowboarding are the horse drawn carriage rides, where you can relax and spend a magical afternoon being whisked through the snowy Alpine environment. In Westendorf itself you and your friends or family can enjoy skating and curling on the ice rink or find endless snow-fun by sliding down to town on one of the toboggan runs. And throughout the year the Westendorf team organise events, like Tyrolean themed nights, fondue parties, and the annual Jump and Freeze - this is when hundreds of people flock to Westendorf to watch costumed skiers launch themselves into a huge pool of ice cold water. Staying in the heart of the resort is the best way to experience Westendorf and you can choose from a whole host of options, from luxury hotels and spacious chalets to self-catering apartments. With this choice of mixed accommodation everyone, no matter what their budget, can experience all of Westendorf's events, activities, and snow sports. In the evenings, lively après ski awaits you at any one of the numerous bars and restaurants. With everything from Irish pubs to family-friendly eateries there is something to suit everyone in Westendorf.