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Winter vacation in Kaprun. Skiing and snowboarding: lifts, pistes and ski-passes

Kaprun is ready to offer fans of skiing more than 50 high-class trails, including tracks of various levels of complexity. Experienced skiers and professional athletes are attracted by 3,203-meter-high Kitzsteinhorn Glacier. Snow cover remains on the glacier all year round, so you can safely go on vacation even in the height of summer. Trails that begin on the glacier are mainly aimed at high-level skiers. The southern part of the glacier is considered to be the most difficult, which has long attracted thrill-seekers.
Despite the fact that the main entertainment for visitors to Kaprun is skiing, fans of sightseeing tours will not be bored here as well. The municipality has some very interesting sights, … Open
The highest station is Gipfelstation. A significant part of the slopes starting here and in the center of the slope ends in the so-called Alpincenter, while some of them go further. The Alpine Center is the busiest and most crowded place on the glacier slope where numerous cafes and restaurants can be found. Besides gastronomic establishments, vacationers can visit one of the three snow parks, the total area of which is more than 30,000 square meters. Trails located on the slope of Kitzsteinhorn Glacier are served by more than 20 ski lifts, so tourists are guaranteed a comfortable and dynamic holiday.
While the majestic glacier attracts experienced athletes, beginners would likely prefer Maiskogel Mountain - another Kaprun's large ski area. Wide tracks are perfect for those who are just starting to master skiing; there are several excellent trails for family skiing and special training grounds for beginners. You can also find several great ski schools, as well as a beautiful fun park. Trails on the slope of Maiskogel are served by dozens of chairlifts and one drag lift. It is also worth noting that there are specially designed lifts for children. Copyright
The famous resort offers a choice of more than 100 hotels of various levels and thematic directions. Avenida Mountainlodges Kaprun by Alpin Rentals is still among the most popular local … Open
A significant part of tourists visits the resort between early December and mid-April, as this period is considered an official ski season. In summer the resort can be visited by experienced skiers. Most of the trails on the slopes of the glacier remain open. Snowboarders will not be bored as well - they can have a great time in one of the local fun parks. Near Glocknerbahn lift, there is a fantastic half-pipe.
The resort offers a well-developed infrastructure and accommodates many great sports shops and equipment rental points. Intersport hire points are the most popular in Kaprun. Everyone will find equipment he/she needs here. Visitors to Kaprun are offered several types of tourist cards and ski passes, which makes your vacation even more convenient and budget-friendly.
Kaprun is a picturesque commune in Austria known as a first-class ski resort among travelers from all over the world. Winter sports enthusiasts are attracted to these places by the glacier … Open
Everyone can buy Salzburg Super Ski Card providing access to the 23 most popular lifts. One-day Kitzsteinhorn-Kaprun Ski Pass costs about 42 Euros at the height of the season, and in summer, the price is reduced by 50%. The pass enables tourists to use all lifts of Kitzsteinhorn zone and gives discounts for children. With Europa Sportregion Zell am See – Kaprun Ski Pass, you can freely use lifts not only in Kaprun but also in the resort of Zell am See. Such a pass can be issued for two or six days and costs around 75 and 180 Euros, respectively. Travelers who're planning to visit other nearby resort areas can buy another type of ski pass - AllStarCard.
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Original sights around Kaprun

Salzburg Cube

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The version on his extraterrestrial origin was first explained in 1919 by Charles Fort, the wealthy collector of unusual items. A few decades ago the mysterious meteorite of the Frederick's sons was given to the Heimathaus Museum, which is located in the Austrian town of Vöcklabruck. The copy of the meteorite is presented at the Linz Museum Oberösterreichisches Landesmuseen. There is a guess that the real Salzburger parallelepiped was lost in 1910 and the exhibits presented in the modern museums are the counterfeits. … Read further

Harakiri Ski Slope

From the series “Top 13 Furious Ski Resorts and Pistes”
Severe shocks, breaks and contortions - so only the most harmless consequences the inexperienced skiers can get after the impetuous and short descent. The world-famous sportsman Tobias Fankhauser was one of the first to take advantage of the 'black' course and to use it for regular training sessions. He held the successful descent to 'Harakiri' piste for the highest sports performance. Today, many coaches are working on the health resort, which prepare athletes and anyone interested in the descent on one of the most difficult ski runs. … Read further
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Winter recreation, skiing and snowboarding in resorts near Kaprun

Guide to the infrastructure of the ski resorts around Kaprun: rental services, pistes, ski passes, accommodation, restaurants and prices. We help you to organize your winter vacation in best possible way - where to rent the skiing and snowboarding equipment in Kaprun, which slopes and pistes to take, and, most importantly, how to relax after intensive skiing day. A week of recreation in a sunny winter, what can be better? Kaprun is waiting for you! - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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