Obertauern is a modern resort in the Salzburg region of Austria, and has been designed to give the easiest, most convenient ski experience possible. A ski holiday in Obertauern is great whether you’re looking for an individual, group or family ski holiday. Getting to Obertauern is quickest from Salzburg, which is just 1hr15mins away by road, but is also accessible from Munich (2hr30mins) and Innsbruck (2hr50mins). Read more...
Skiing and snowboarding in Obertauern takes place on the 100km of piste, served by 26 lifts, and accessed by gondola or lift out of the village. The area is one of the highest-altitude in Austria (1630m-2315m) and also has a great snowmaking infrastructure, covering 90% of the area, giving you a snow-sure guarantee in Obertauern. Experienced skiers have steep blacks as well as a racecourse to tackle, and there are also good reds. Snowboarders in Obertauern are well provided for with a specialist snowboard school, avoidable draglifts, and a snowpark. For the most adventurous there’s the Freesports Arena Krippenstein (an area with 30km of off-piste in Obertauern). If you’re looking for alternative experiences, then there are 26km of trails for cross-country skiers in Obertauern, and floodlit skiing twice a week.
Fantastic catered and self-catered accommodation in Austrian Obertauern!
Accommodation in Obertauern is varied and what you stay in depends whether you choose to stay centrally or in the surrounding areas. Centrally, there are large apartments in Obertauern which are ideally positioned for quick access to the slopes. If you’re looking for a more traditional experience then surrounding settlements, such as Tamsweg and Lessach (both of which feature in ChaletFinder’s offering), have catered chalets in Obertauern that are great for a luxury ski holiday. There are even hot tubs and saunas on offer. If you’re looking for more flexibility then self-catered chalets in Obertauern allow you to explore the resort’s restaurants and après-ski.