The three holiday resorts of Kirchberg, Brixen and Westendorf offer two ski areas and unlimited possibilities in two of the best ski regions in Austria, attracting families and all sports enthusiasts.
These three resorts in Brixental, at the heart of the Kitzbühel Alps, give you entry to the Kitzbühel – Kirchberg ski ski area and also the Ski Welt Wilder Kaiser Brixental ski world – two of Europe’s largest and most modern ski areas, and to ensure guests enjoy them to the full, the mountain railway companies continually invest in comfort and security, latest snow-making facilities, piste preparation equipment and an army of well-trained employees ensure the ideal conditions every day.
Traditional food is served at the mountain huts – the ever popular sugared pancakes and cheese pasta are a must! Valley restaurants also serve local specialities – grandma’s recipes plus regional quality products to treat for the taste buds.
Winter is like a beautiful fairy-tale here with valleys a starting point for dreamy ski tours on the peaks of the southern Kitzbühel Alps. The ascent is rewarded with imposing panoramic views of the Hohe Tauern peaks and in good weather, you see as far as Munich. This feeling of elation continues in the spring with a descent in the powder of firm snow, transforming the day into an unforgettable adventure.
Relax and Recharge
After skiing try a walk through the snowy winter landscapes, a sledging party or a guided snow shoe tour – the Brixental valley also has plenty to offer away from the pistes. The tourist board offers family guided walks and snow shoe tours. A fast sledging party or climbing of the ice tower on the Obergaisberg offer even more action. Romantics can explore the captivating winter landscape in a horse-drawn carriage or stop off at a traditional guest-house.
14 December 2014 – Christmas market Kirchberg
30 December – Pre-new year party Kirchberg
5 January 2015 – Alpeniglu Opening Night in Brixen
11 January 2015 – Horse-racing on snow Westendorf
17 and 18 January – Ski-Europacup race Kirchberg
21 January – FIS race a Kirchberg
22 January – Hahnenkamm Warm Up Westendorf
06 February – Night-horse-racing Kirchberg
6 – 08 February – Shred down Austrian masters Westendorf