The Skizentrum Hochpustertal in Sillian, right on the East Tyrolean border with Italy, has been blessed with a deep covering of snow this winter season. The Dolomiten Residenz****, Sporthotel Sillian is waiting for you to discover the breathtaking wintersport-destination.
The altitude and artificial snow making facilities right down to the valley ensure „pure white“ fun on the slopes from December through to April. The whole family has plenty of room to make deliciously wide turns on 55 kilometres of pistes. Waiting in line at the lifts and crowded pistes are unheard of at Skizentrum Hochpustertal – Sillian.
Children up to the age of 6 years ski for free and those aged between 6 and 18 years enjoy a whopping 50% discount on ski pass prices. The very little ones have the perfect practise area at Bobo Club Hochpustertal, and fitness levels of daring downhillers will be tested on the two maxi-downhill runs to Sillian (11 km) and Außervillgraten (9 km). Snowboarders enjoy plenty of air time antics at Boarders’ Best Place, at 2,130 metres above sea level.
The daily groomed Ski- & Snowboardpark Yellowsnow at the top station of the Hochpustertal – Sillian cable car is Austria’s southernmost snow-park – with all kinds of obstacles for beginners and pros as well as regular freestyle and free-ride camps with professional athletes (www.yellowsnow.at). „Base Camp“ for the whole family is only a snow ball’s throw away from the base station of the lifts: The Dolomiten Residenz****, Sporthotel Sillian is East Tyrol’s first family wellness hotel and belongs to Skizentrum Hochpustertal.
The 3,000 m2 Vitalresidenz Spa Schloss Heinfels and Häppi-Päpi-Kinder Club (daily 9–21 hrs) with up to twelve hours professional childcare per day ensure plenty of freedom for children aged 3 years and over – and their parents. The Ski)Hit East Tyrol ski pass is valid in eight ski resorts in East Tyrol with 398 kilometres of pistes, including the nearby Großglockner Resort Kals-Matrei, East Tyrol’s largest ski resort with 110 kilometres of pistes as well as both of Carinthia’s highest ski mountains, the Mölltaler Glacier and the Ankogel.
Child rates apply everywhere with a 50 per cent discount for children and teens under 18 years. Family hit „Ski Active“ in the ****Dolomiten Residenz Sporthotel Sillian (08.12.12–10.04.13) All-in-One-Package: 7 nights/gourmet board in a family room, many wellness, spa and included services, 6 day Ski)Hit ski pass (covers all East Tyrol and the Mölltaler Glacier) – Price: from 829 Euro per adult, children’s prices on request www.sporthotel-sillian.at
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