Winter sports are ultimate source of fun and adventure in Austria. People who believe in adventure and sports can have some good time in Austria. Holidays in Austria offer a lot of winter sports and fun to the visitors. Whether skier or snow boarder, novice or expert, every one can experience Austria's winter fun. Winter sports offer lot of fun in Austria.
Austria is one of Europe's major destinations for winter sports,
particularly skiing and, more recently, snow boarding. The Austrian Alps
take up approximately 60 per cent of the country's surface area and there
are more than 800 winter sports resorts, source of unlimited fun for your
holidays. So come to fun land of Austria and catch the fun of scoring the
winning goal during an ice-hockey game. The thrill of sports in Austria is
Cycling in Austria
If you want to explore a country in its natural form, your tour in Austria
commences with a bicycle. One can interact with the people locally, check
out some of the local delicacies, and watch out the Austrian beauty
remarkable in its own way.
Austrian infrastructure for cycling is excellent. Cycling can be enjoyed,
in the cities as well as in the countryside. Substantial services are
offered by tourist offices and Austrian Federal Railways. Cycles are offered
on rent by many tourist agencies and moreover all local trains allow
bicycles to be carried in the baggage car. Many hotels and inns have
lockable bicycle racks and other facilities like proper cycling paths etc
for cyclists. Austria's mountains offer extensive and challenging trails for
mountain biking. Whether an occasional cyclist, seeking for a leisurely ride
or a hardened single-track mountain biker everyone can enjoy his own
adventure tour in Austria.
Skiing in Austria
Austria is a paradise for people who love skiing. Thousands of kilometers
on well prepared ski routes offer superb skiing conditions for every skier.
The ski season is around December through April; while the cities experience
their high season from April to October. Austrian skiing trainers and the
skiing schools are always there to guide you.
Austrian skiing resorts caters for all levels of skiers and boarders from
all over the world. Austrian skiing holidays are the second most popular in
all over Europe. Majestic ski resorts, perfect service and quality make
Austrian skiing holidays popular all over the world. The Austrian Tirol, The
Arlberg and Land Salzburg are just a few of the better known destinations.
Pleasure of skiing in Austria is an experience one cannot get anywhere else.
Horse Riding in Austria
Horse riding can also be a part of your adventure tour. Horses are offered
by most of the hotels and resorts on rent basis. Horse riding experience in
Austria is unforgettable. Horse riding on undulating beautiful landscape is
an experience one definitely relishes.
Wine Tours in Austria
Three wine routes have been signaled out through Austria's main
wine-growing regions: Lower Austria, Southern Styria and the Burgenland. In
Lower Austria, a whole area is known as the Weinviertel (wine quarter). Here
Kellergassen (wine cellars and wine-press buildings located outside the
villages in the hillsides) and Buschenschanken (small wine taverns) can be
visited. Enjoying drinks on the wine tours is something every wine lover
Hiking in Austria
Austrian mountains beckon for ultimate hiking adventure. In Austria hiking
and mountain climbing have many facets. Hiking is the ultimate source to
enjoy the picturesque sights of Austria. More than 3 million hikers enjoy
the beautiful scenery of the Austrian Alps every year. So hiking is one of
the most popular sports in Austria. Hiking is a guaranteed pack of
enjoyment, sports, adventure and thrill.