Ski season ended prematurely
Ski season ended prematurelyDue to the development of the coronavirus, the ski resorts in Tyrol were closed on 15 March 2020.More
The skiing region Wilder Kaiser comprises the main mountain range of the SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental, one of Austria's largest skiing area, in the Northern Kitzbühel Alps.
For the fourth time in a row, it received the award of best skiing area in the world. Skiing in Tyrol, in the SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental: 90 mountain railways and state-of-the-art lifts offer access to 284 slope kilometres with perfectly prepared wide slops that invite to carving and stopping for a rest at one of the 81 huts. 245 slope kilometres are covered with artificial snow to ensure snow-secure skiing throughout the season.
Snowboarders can get their kicks in Funparks like the Boarder's Playground in Westendorf and in the fantastic freeride areas. Söll has the largest night skiing area in Tyrol with the longest night skiing piste in Austria (13 km) which promises fun on the piste until late.
Ellmau, Going, Scheffau, Söll, Brixen im Thale, Westendorf, Hopfgarten, Kelchsau and Itter are all part of SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser-Brixental.
The Kaiser villages of Ellmau, Going, Scheffau an Söll are ideally linked by the lift system. So it's possible to do your own Ski Safaris from the Brandstadl lift in Scheffau towards the Hartkaiser in Ellmau or over the Hohe Salve to Söll and over Brixen to Westendorf. Access into the SkiWelt from Going is with the Astbergbahn.
For beginners there are a dozen practice lifts between Going and Ellmau. The well qualified ski instructors of the 11 ski schools of the region ensure a good start on skis and all four villages offer ski courses with all day care for children.