Hopfgarten is a cosy, friendly and sunniest village in the Kitzbühel Alps. Do you want to be guaranteed good slopes? The ski area Wilder Kaiser Brixental has been voted the best ski area in the world several times. It is the largest interconnected skiing area in Austria. As a winter sportsman, Hopfgarten is the place to be. Just one lift takes you to the huge skiing area of SkiWelt Wilde Kaiser-Brixental. You can then ski on the slopes of nearby villages such as Söll, Brixen and Westendorf. Hopfgarten is situated at an altitude of 620 metres. Buy a Kitzbüheler AllStar Card and 1000 km of ski slopes are within your reach. Skiing is optimal here. For the children there is a children's area in the village with practice slopes.
Are you looking for a holiday home or flat in Hopfgarten? The selection of cosy guesthouses and holiday flats is large, so that every holiday wish can be fulfilled. Book the right holiday flat in Hopfgarten now.
104 result found results found
In SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser-Brixental there are several snow- and funparks where you can practice. In Hochsöll there is the Wintergarten, in St. Johann the Snowpark St. Johann, in Scheffau the Kaiserpark and in Westendorf the Boarders Playground. From Hopfgarten the parks are easy to reach. In the parks, there are various boxes, half-pipes, rails, tables and other obstacles that are a challenge for both beginners and experienced boarders. In Westendorf, there is even a special area for beginners and intermediates, as well as a section for experienced boarders and freeskiers..
The region around Hopfgarten is also a great place for cross-country skiing. The wonderful white landscape with beautiful views of the Wilder Kaiser and the Kitzbühel Alps make this area a true paradise. There are over 70 km of trails around Hopfgarten. The trails are well prepared and have received the Tyrolean cross-country skiing seal of approval. There are many different trails from easy to difficult. In the nearby Angerberg there is even an illuminated night trail. And if you don't have the right equipment, you can hire skis and poles at one of the rental stations.
This area is also great for hiking in winter. Put on your winter boots or snow shoes and head out. Many cleared winter hiking trails lead you through the small villages and snowy forests to the most beautiful idyllic places in Hopfgarten and its surroundings. If you do not want to go out on your own, you can take beautiful guided hikes through the beautiful landscape. There are many routes of any difficulty. You can also hike up into the mountains. Take the lift to the top and enjoy the beautiful views. Of course, you can rest and eat or drink something at the mountain huts.
The family ski area is located in Kelchsau, 6 km from Hopfgarten. This small ski resort also belongs to the SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser. With 4 lifts and 16 kilometres of slopes, it is a small ski resort, but what fun it is here! The wide slopes make it suitable for beginners, families and groups. The price-quality ratio is excellent! Ski passes for the SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental are also valid in Kelchsau. You can reach Kelchsau using the free ski bus or book a holiday home in Kelchsau.
An absolute must for après ski is the Sunneseit Hütte, a wooden hut on the slope next to the descent which leads to Hopfgarten. For evening après-ski, it is best to drive to Westendorf. You can take your own car or take a taxi, which is not so expensive, from your holiday home in Hopfgarten.
In the summer, hikers will certainly get their money's worth. Beautiful routes have been laid out for you to enjoy the nature and the magnificent views. For cyclists it is also a true paradise. There is even a Bike Park for mountain bikers, a true challenge. In the summer, you can also visit the 7 mountain adventure worlds. In the valley you will find Salvenaland with its outdoor pool with swimming lake, mini golf, summer toboggan run and Kids-Club. To cool down on hot summer days, you can take a dip in the swimming lake.
Are you planning a group summer holiday in Hopfgarten or elsewhere in Austria? Then read our 7 important tips on renting a group home.