The Ötz valley is a fantastic all-round ski destination which caters to a wide variety of winter sports enthusiasts. Giving groups the option to ski in three different areas including world-famous Solden, visited by James Bond in the film Spectre! Explore over 220 kilometres of piste and enjoy picturesque skiing from the glacier at 3,250 metres to the authentic alpine villages. Snow-sure pistes lasting well into the season make Sölden, Ötz and Kühtai a worry-free option for groups. Gentle beginner slopes are available in Hockötz, as well as varied blue and red pistes throughout the area. Those seeking out a challenge should head for the ski routes of the Gaislachkogl. You may even recognise the slopes of Kühtai from channel 4’s The Jump! Groups automatically receive a six-day Hochoetz-Kühtai ski pass, with groups able to upgrade to the six day Powder Card which includes additional ski areas including the popular resort of Solden. Staying in centrally-located Imst, schools can enjoy a vibrant town with a good infrastructure giving access to plenty of shops, bars and restaurants. Its pedestrianised centre is a popular meeting place for skiers and boarders looking to dissect their day on the slopes over a hot chocolate.
AT A GLANCE Renowned as one of austria’s finest ski areas 220km of snow-sure piste at high altitude over three resorts lively après-ski scene in vibrant Imst As seen in james bond - spectre Location for channel 4’s the jump
SKI FACTS SKI AREA Sölden, Otz –Hockötz and Kühtai. SKI RANGE 820-3250m KILOMETRES OF PISTE 221 BLUE RUNS 88km RED RUNS 92km BLACK RUNS 41km LIFTS 57 SNOWMAKING 100% coverage NEAREST GLACIER Sölden
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APRÈS-SKI Bowling, Skating, Curling, Pizza, ice cream, disco, thermal swimming, hard rock café. Please note that the above options are subject to availability and weather conditions. Book early to avoid disappointment – HTS can take care of all the arrangements!
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HTS Total Ski Brochure for school ski trips to Austria in 2019 and 2020.