TOP quality skiing in the diamond of the Alps
110 perfectly groomed slopes at 1,800 to 3,080m above sea level. Winter skiing holiday fun from November to May, surrounded by the Ötztal mountains’ snow-covered three-thousanders. Twice voted one of the world’s TOP ten ski resorts. The Alps’ most snow-secure ski resort opens in November – in advance of Tyrol’s other non-glacier ski areas.
Winter wonderland for downhill skiers, carvers, freestylers, off-piste skiers and snowboarders with safe, wide pistes above the tree line for all ages and abilities. Experience the Obergurgl-Hochgurgl ski area in TOP form.
TOP FOOD & DRINK
Eating and drinking in TOP Obergurgl-Hochgurgl ski area
For hungry winter sports fans: 8 restaurants, ski huts and bars for après and in-between ski enjoyment. From the oyster bar at the TOP Hotel Hochgurgl and cocktails in the sun with magnificent views at the TOP Mountain Crosspoint and motorcycle museum, to Champagne in the bar at the TOP Mountain Star with views to the Dolomites. Fancy a steak? Then have a feast at the Downhill Grill. And merrymakers have a ball at the Schermer Schirm…
- TOP Mountain Star
A landmark with the finest culinary offerings and 360° views at 3,080m above sea level. Enthroned on the narrow ridge of the Wurmkogel, a panoramic bar and viewing platform combine to create an architectural and gastronomic masterpiece. Tip: Also available for your own, exclusive summit party.
- TOP Mountain Crosspoint
A 6,060sqm futuristic fusion of panoramic restaurant, terrace, indoor and outdoor chill zone, motorcycle museum, toll station, lower cable car terminus and passing point between North and South Tyrol at 2,175m above sea level.
Austria’s highest ski school
The teaching at the Hochgurgl ski school is superb. Certified skiing, snowboarding, carving and cross-country skiing instructors know the region like the back of their hands. They go the extra mile to teach class skills and all the joy of winter sports to both children and adults. The qualified teaching and skiing professionals use play to introduce children to skiing – and can look after them all day long if required. Adults can choose between full-day lessons and flexible individual lessons during their skiing holiday in Hochgurgl.
TOP ski, sportswear and services
Relax before your skiing holiday starts – easy with 6 Scheiber sports shops in the Obergurgl-Hochgurgl ski area. They stock the season’s whole collection of skis and snowboards. Simply pre-order online and your kit will be waiting for you when you arrive at the TOP Hotel Hochgurgl. From helmet to ski boots and racing skis.
If you prefer to browse for new holiday outfits and test your skis at your skiing holiday destination, sports consultants are available in selected shops until 9.30pm and 10.30pm during the ski season. The shop branches are located in prime locations adjacent to feeder lifts and offer TOP services including serviced ski depots.
The world’s highest motorcycle museum
The TOP Mountain Crosspoint is an incomparable fusion of the world’s highest motorcycle museum (2,175m above sea level), a panoramic restaurant and terrace, indoor and outdoor chill zone, toll station, meeting point between the Hochgurgl ski resort and the Timmelsjoch High Alpine Road, lower terminus for the Kirchenkarbahn cable car and the passing point between North and South Tyrol. 6,060sqm of futuristic fun and relaxation.
A magnet for fans of classic bikes, this unique collection of historic motorcycles never fails to impress. From A for AJS to Z for Zündapp, all the major motorcycle makes of the last 100 years are represented. A 3,000sqm area houses 270 classic bikes by around 110 manufacturers as well as rare cars.