Winter holidays in Paznaun Valley


Winter fun here in Galtür it is not just limited to skiing in the Silvapark. The special enjoyment of night-time skiing is something to be tried at least once, as this is not something you can do every day, after all. But away from the pistes, there are many other leisure options here in rear Paznaun Valley. Those who do not want to spend their holidays only skiing have numerous options available in this corner of Tirol. Thanks to the elevated location and the valley widening around Galtür, the region downright beckons to go cross-country skiing. Some 50 kilometres of cross-country ski tracks can be found in rear Paznaun Valley, for classic cross-country skiing as well as for skating. Rediscover leisureliness for yourself again, while gliding almost silently through the winter scenery of Paznaun. If hiking is more your cup of tea when on winter holidays, then 5 varied winter hiking trails with a distance of up to 18 kilometres are waiting for you. After your winter hike, relax on the Bielerhöhe where the Silvretta reservoir is nestled among the alpine landscape covered in deep snow. Or head for the Friedrichshafener Hut, a visit to which is always rewarding thanks to its spectacular location, even if 600 metres elevation gain need to be negotiated to get there.

[Translate to EN:] Winterurlaub in Galtür / Paznaun
[Translate to EN:] Winterurlaub in Galtür / Paznauntal

Winter fun in Galtür

For all winter lovers, a ski tour in the Silvretta should be on top of the agenda. Hardly any region in Tirol is as predestined for ski touring as the mountains of Galtür. The mountain and ski guides will teach you the technique for this and then accompany you onto one of the many peaks, from where you'll enjoy fantastic views, far away from any mass tourism. Another alternative for exploring the mountains of Paznaun Valley when on winter holidays is snow shoe hiking. On a guided tour, you’ll get to explore the most scenic spots around Galtür in a small group which otherwise would not be accessible.

Family holidays in Paznaun

When on winter holidays with the family in Galtür the children can be sure to get their fill, too. For the smallest guests, there is always something on offer in the Silvapark. In the Midget World and Adventureland, they will learn skiing in a playful manner. A special experience for the whole family is a horse-drawn carriage tour through the winter scenery of rear Paznaun Valley. With all passengers wrapped up in thick blankets sitting on the coach, they will be taken to the beauties of the surrounding landscape. Only the horses' snorting disrupts the silence of the sparkling winter world all around you. Wrap up the day with a leisurely lap around the skating rink or practice some party curling, this winter activity so popular in Tirol. A winter holiday here with us in Hotel Zontaja promises plenty of fun, even if you don't want to go skiing at all.