Discover dreamlike Sölden Winter Holidays in its most scenic facets

The undisputed Hot Spot in the Alps has everything a winter sport fan's heart could possibly desire. 3 ski mountains beyond 3000 meters altitude, 2 glacier ski areas and incredible 146 slope kilometers for all abilities. As snow is absolutely guaranteed from October through May, winter sport aficionados are always on the safe side in Sölden!

Sölden Ski Area

Sölden Ski AreaThe FIS Ski World Cup venue Sölden offers everything you need for a perfect ski vacation...

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Glacier Skiing

Glacier SkiingGlacier Skiing with 34 slope kilometres and 10 mountain lifts ...

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007 elements

007elements007 Elements: A new James Bond cinematic Installation...

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Pow(d)er Card

Pow(d)er CardYour ski pass for the two TOP destinations Sölden and Obergurgl-Hochgurgl.

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Must Have Seens

Must Have SeensYou must have seen these places in Sölden...

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Lifestyle in Sölden

Lifestyle in SöldenShopping, Cuisine and Après Ski in Sölden...

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Favorite Events

Favorite EventsSölden stands for pulsating après-ski and nightlife plus TOP events at their finest...

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Scenic Sölden Ski Area

Snow guarantee

Snow Guarantee

Passionate winter lovers look forward to a really long winter season: Sölden has unrivaled snow conditions from October through May!

Unlimited skiing all winter long thanks to

  • high Alpine location of Sölden's ski area: 1350 - 3340 m
  • 2 glacier ski mountains on Rettenbach & Tiefenbach Glacier
  • top modern snow-making systems covering some 76% of all ski runs

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Interactive ski map

Interactive Ski Map

It's hardly surprising that Sölden ranks among Austria's TOP Ski Areas! The entire holiday region offers a huge range of winter sports and activities for all ages and preferences. Be it Alpine skiing, Nordic sports, freeriding or splendid off-piste adventures – there is something for all tastes. The fascinating Sölden ski mountains boast incredible 146 slope kilometers suitable for all skills. Skiing on Sölden's perfectly groomed ski runs promises memorable winter sport days plus breathtaking adventures. 

33 top modern mountain lifts give access to the endless slopes in Sölden where superb skiing awaits all winter sport aficionados. The "Golden Gate to the Glacier" ski lifts connect Sölden's winter ski area with the two glacier ski mountains. The most varied ski holidays are scheduled at the heart of Tirol!

Check the Ski Trail Map here.

 

Ski Slope Information

Ski Slope Information

Ski slope overview of Sölden – Tirol:

  • 70.2 km of blue ski runs - easy
  • 44.6 km of red ski runs - intermediate
  • 29.2 km of black ski runs - difficult
  • 1.9 km of ski routes - off-piste terrain
  • Total: 146.1 slope kilometers

The truly varied choice of ski runs and slopes promises superb skiing to both beginners and real experts all winter long!

Beginners are recommended to head for the Giggijoch area with its broad and wide open slopes. Also free-skiers get together here at the large Snow Park. More skilled winter sport fans enjoy the steep slopes on Gaislachkogl offering fabulous runs and exceptional freeriding terrain off the groomed pistes within the Gaislachkogel area.

Here you can take a look at all Mountain Lifts & Ski Runs.

 

Ski Huts & Après Ski Locations

Ski Huts & Après Ski Locations

Tirol's unrivaled ski destination Sölden stands for outstanding fun on the slopes plus jovial hut atmosphere and loads of fun-filled après-ski after a great day on the slopes!

Numerous bars, mountain restaurants and huts invite hungry and thirsty skiers to enjoy a well-deserved break with hearty regional snacks and typical Tirolean delights served in a very hospitable atmosphere.

Sölden also has gained international fame for its fabulous nightlife and trendy bars where party people can celebrate right into the small hours!

Superb Glacier Skiing

Autumn Skiing on the glacier slopes

Glacier Skiing

Absolute snow reliability on the slopes of Sölden's Rettenbach & Tiefenbach Glacier from October through May. Thanks to these two linked glacier ski mountains snow fans can indulge in awe-inspiring panoramic views of the mighty Ötztal Mountains nestling amidst varied skiing terrain.

The glacier ski area of Sölden ranks among Austria's biggest glacier regions accessible for snow sport fans.

Here you can take a closer look at all Skipass Rates for the glacier skiing season.

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Mountain lifts & Slopes

Gletscherskilauf

Already in early autumn Sölden offers 2 superb glacier ski areas and a huge variety of terrain for all abilities. Leisurely skiers and riders get together on  Tiefenbach Glacier with its easy and wide open ski slopes. Expert winter sportsmen looking for steeper and more demanding pistes head for the ski runs on Rettenbach Glacier. The choice is all yours on 35 immaculate slope kilometers equipped with 10 state-of-the-art mountain lifts!

Rettenbach Glacier also hosts the yearly highlight when it comes to alpine skiing since the official men's and women's FIS Ski World Cup Opening takes place in late October with the season's very first World Cup ski races. One thing is for sure, unlimited fun in the snow and sunshine galore are scheduled on the glacier slopes from October through May!

All operating times for the entire skiing season at a glance!

 

Sölden - Glacier Facts

Gletscherskilauf

  • Mountain lifts: 3 gondolas, 2 chair lifts, 5 T-bar lifts
  • Altitude Rettenbach Glacier: 2675 - 3250 m
  • Altitude Tiefenbach Glacier: 2795 - 3249 m
  • Slope kilometers: easy 25.4 km, intermediate 5.4 km, difficult 3.7 km
  • Lovely rest stop locations on both glaciers
  • Snow sport schools & Sport shops on the spot
  • Ample parking for private cars and coaches

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Everything you need for a memorable winter holiday in Sölden with a simply mouse-click: accommodations of all categories, ski passes, ski rental, ski schools plus attractive package deals. Reliable, quick and easy with best price guarantee

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007 Elements

A new cinematic James Bond installation

007 Elements

007 ELEMENTS is a new James Bond cinematic installation opening this winter built inside the summit of the Gaislachkogl Mountain in Sölden.

The name 007 ELEMENTS reflects the visitor’s journey through a series of galleries, each distilling the craft of the signature elements that define a James Bond film. The installation will focus on Spectre, which was shot in Sölden and will feature other titles in the long-running 24 film Bond franchise.

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Pow(d)er Card

THE FULL FORCE OF WINTER WITH ONLY ONE TICKET!

Powder Card

May we present: the Pow(d)er Card. Your ski pass for the two TOP destinations Sölden and Obergurgl-Hochgurgl. It gives you access to 254 kilometres of slopes with the finest powder snow, 55 modern ski lifts and more than 40 cosy ski huts - guaranteed to get your pulse racing for winter!

With the purchase of at least a 3-day ski pass, the Pow(d)er Card is valid for both ski resorts in future. Whether you’re a passionate winter sports enthusiast, adventurous freerider or après-ski fan, everyone will find something to suit their winter tastes here!

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Must Have Seens in Sölden

 

007 Elements

Bond is Back

007 ELEMENTS is the world’s first James Bond theme environment, located inside the Gaislachkogl Mountain. The installation at more than 3,000 metres grants insights behind the scenes of all 24 James Bond films. It includes ultra-modern technology, contemporary architecture and spectre-cular views of the Tyrolean mountain landscape.

 

 

ice q

ice q

The gourmet restaurant with a 360°panoramic view was a location for the latest James Bond picture “Spectre”: The Ice Q on the summit of the Gaislachkogl at 3,049 metres above sea-level! Here, culinary pleasures meet top-class futuristic design. Tip: Summit Dinner every Wednesday from 3 January to 20 March 2018.

 

 

Giggijochbahn

Giggijochbahn cable railway

In operation since the 2016/2017 winter season, the world’s highest-performance lift railway has been transporting 4,500 winter sports enthusiasts an hour from the valley to the summit. Based on the modern architecture of the Ice Q, the Giggijochbahn impresses with its design and comfort, as well as its performance.

 

 

Gaislachkoglbahn

Gaislachkoglbahn cable railway

Elegance meets efficiency. Besides the Ice Q and Giggijochbahn, the Gaislachkogl cable railway is another landmark of Sölden. The futuristic valley station and extravagant architecture of the station at the summit are particularly striking.

 

 

Rettenbach Restaurant

Rettenbach restaurant

The winter season 2017/18 is the starting signal for the new mountain restaurant on the Rettenbach glacier: another gastronomic highlight at 2,600 m. As well as the established self-service restaurant, there is now also a splendid sun terrace with service and a bar made of ice with a mobile roof.

Lifestyle in Sölden

 

Shopping

Shopping in Sölden

Sometimes you also need to relax off the piste! As a leading winter sport destination, Sölden offers a high concentration of high-quality shops. Top brands from the worlds of sport and fashion have just as much influence on this hotspot in the Alps as the Tyrolean tradition.

 

 

Cuisine

Cuisine in Sölden

Culinary delights at the highest level. From the rustic mountain restaurant to excellent Alpine lodges right up to the gourmet restaurant. In Sölden, variety is right at the top of the menu! Whether it be Thai, Italian, vegetarian or Tyrolean home cooking, the culinary highlights are as varied as Sölden’s slopes!

 

 

Aprés Ski in Sölden

Aprés Ski in Sölden

Party after the piste. The last descent is over and the next destination is the hottest lodge, outdoor bar or pub: time for après-ski. With all the après-ski fun and party atmosphere, you simply have to get on the dance floor. Everyone is more than welcome to sing along!

 

 

Top Events in Sölden

Summit Dinner ice Q

When in the evening the sky turns into a sea of stars and the mountains are wrapped in an unforgettable play of colours, then it is time for a very special Summit Dinner! Every Wednesday evening from 3 January to 21 March, the Ice Q serves selected gourmet creations together with exquisite wines and atmospheric music.


 

Electric Mountain Festival

Your feet won't stay still! The international electro scene's best DJs meet on 5 and 6 April 2018 in the Giggijoch Funzone. A legendary location, fresh beats and a wild party mood: The Electric Mountain Festival is a top-class party-weekend.


 

The Audi Nines

While others are already thinking of their seaside holidays, Sölden really goes for it! A brilliant event will be taking place from 9 to 14 April 2018: The Audi Nines! The world's best winter-sport freestylers and crossers will be gathering here for the first time. We do not want to reveal more, but it promises to be memorable!


 

Sölden makes (Hi)Stories

Stories from the Hot spot in the Alps

Geschichten aus dem Hotspot der Alpen

Stories are meant to be told aloud. And Sölden really has a lot to tell! Take a closer look at hotspot-der-alpen.soelden.com for the latest stories and highlights, inspiring insights and events plus many insider tips of local experts. Join us and ... stay tuned! This is only the beginning.

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