The Perfect Skiurlaub Tirol is in St Johann

By Bibiana Taylor

August 1, 2009 - St Johann is a picturesque town nestled in between the Austrian Alps, and is a great place for adventure, extreme sports and most of all, a skiurlaub tirol. You can basically do everything here, including skiing. The amateur or professional skier will love the place.

St Johann is perched at a height of almost 700m and has an area of 60km available for skiing. It´s fairly low elevation is boosted by north and north-west facing slopes with snow on 50% on the runs.

Skiing in St Johann means never having to worry about lack of snowfall due to their brand new snowmaking system. There is nothing like enjoying some skiurlaub fun, whether you go for speed or gently glide down the slope while enjoying the view. This is what Tirol is all about.

A skiurlaub tirol in St Johann is incredible because of the beautiful skiing terrain the region offers. Not only offering sunny slopes for all levels of ability and many cosy huts and restaurants for great refreshments, but also snow and a lot of it.

Skiing in St Johann is overall a good spot for a family dream skiing holiday, with reasonable skiing prices and set in a traditional mountain village. There is fantastic scenery, an excellent choice of skiing, traditional ski resorts and lively apès-ski (a lot of things to do after a hard day of skiing). You´ll find ski villages with excellent facilities for beginners, hundreds of kms for intermediate ski slopes and challenging skiing for expert skiers. St Johann is famous among the country for skiing, and is favoured especially by the Royal Family.

Due to the economy, skiers are thinking twice before choosing a place to go practice there favorite sport. Well, St Johann manages to offer them quieter and beautiful ski resorts at excellent prices. Not only will you be able to enjoy skiing, but you can do it without having to spend more than expected and have time for fun and relaxation.

Nonetheless, after a day of skiing in a great atmosphere and wonderful pistes, you can go to bars in the afternoon where you´ll find many traditional restaurants, international options and affordable prices. So if you are planning to go skiing for the holidays, a wise choice will be to book your holiday early. We’ll see you in St Johann!

Bibiana Taylor has over three years of experience as a freelance writer. She has provided online content with multiple areas of expertise, including real estate, health, travel and relationships. You can contact her via email at