As soon as the first snowflakes are tumbling down, active holiday guests flock to the winter wonderland of Galtür. And that’s not much of a surprise considering that there’s much more to the small mountain village than its perfectly groomed ski slopes! Away from the slopes, Galtür awaits you with numerous off-piste activities making your winter holiday even more magical. For instance, how about combining sports with pleasure during a winter hike or ski tour through the Tyrolean Alps?
Winter activities in the Paznaun region
Those planning an active and at the same time relaxed winter holiday in Galtür will certainly not be disappointed! While you are skiing and snowboarding down the groomed slopes, absolute tranquillity catches up with you off-piste. Discover the winter magic in Paznaun in a whole new way:
- explore endless loipes in the cross-country skiing paradise
- up high and downhill in deep snow while ski touring
- ice-skating and curling in good company
- winter hiking through snow-covered natural landscapes
- adventures on the ski safari
- snow-shoe hiking in complete wilderness
- pushing the pedals while fatbiking
In Galtür you will find the right cross-country trails for pleasure skiers as well as for endurance athletes. The trail network extends over 74 km between 1,377 and 2,040 m altitude. There is a good reason why Paznaun can call itself "Tyrolean cross-country skiing specialist".
Nature sport ski touring
The special attraction of ski touring lies in the interplay of a high nature experience factor, the sporting challenge on the ascent and the fun on the descent. The unique terrain in the Tyrolean Alps is excellently suited for off-piste tours.
Ice skating and curling
Ice skating and Bavarian curling in Galtür are great fun. You can really have a good time here. The ice rink opens in winter just a short distance from the centre. If you don't have your skates with you: There is an ice skate hire shop directly at the ice rink.
Wonderful winter hiking trails
Discover enchanting snowy landscapes and unspoilt nature while winter hiking in Galtür. Numerous paths and routes are available for you to choose from: from easy walks to longer tours lasting several hours.
A special highlight: the Silvretta ski safari
Things get adventurous on the ski safari in Galtür! Let yourself be taken on a wonderful little journey: snow caterpillar, mountain railway and minibus take you to the hotspots around Galtür. In between, ski runs provide the sporty kick.
The fascination of snowshoe hiking
Peace and quiet, switching off, recharging your batteries - that's the perfect winter holiday? Then snowshoe hiking is the right thing to do! The Paznaun promises endless winter landscapes, away from the hustle and bustle. For this purpose, hiking guides offer guided day and evening tours.
Trend sport fat biking
If you want to try out the trendy sport of fat biking, you should come to the Paznaun. Because there bikers cruise several times a week on snow-covered slopes over toboggan runs and winter hiking trails.