Innsbruck ski holidays Skiing & snowboarding around Innsbruck


Steeped in centuries of colourful history, Innsbruck, the capital of the Tirol province in Austria sits on the River Inn at about 620m above sea level. An all year round city, Innsbruck has a wide variety of historical and cultural attractions, boutiques, cafes, bars and fine dining to keep you entertained.

One of the closest ski resorts to Innsbruck is Patscherkofel although there are 8 more all within a 30 minute drive from the centre. Collectively, the 9 ski resorts are known as Olympia Skiworld and you can buy one lift pass that covers them all.

Resort Distance Time
Stubai Glacier21km20 mins
Kühtai26km26 mins
Nordkette10km20 mins
Patscherkofel12km15 mins
Axamer Lizum19km25 mins
Muttereralm4km10 mins
Oberperfuss12km15 mins
Glungezer10km15 mins
Schlick 200022km20 mins

Things to see and do

Innsbruck has plenty to offer in terms of things to see and do. A popular day trip is to take the Patscherkofelbahn cable car to Innsbruck’s Olympic mountain at 2300m giving fantastic views of the city.

Another popular outing is having dinner at the restaurant at the top of the Bergisel-Sprungstadion - ski jump station. Other top attractions include...

Top attractions
Schloss Ambras (castle)
Golden Roof
Hofkirche Court Church
Hosburg Imperial Palace
Innsbruck museum of folk art
Grassmayr Glockenmuseum

Our view on Innsbruck

Great fun and packed with iconic palaces, museums and art galleries - plus, a city break in Innsbruck lets you explore the surrounding mountains for hiking or waterspotys during the summer to skiing and skating during the winter. A fantastic city to visit any time of the year...

innsbruck ski holidays