Villach - Ski Area Guide
Ski Resort in Austrian Alps - 25km of Piste (850m to 2,170m)
The skiing around Villach is in five separate areas, and you can go further still with the Three Countries pass which includes lifts in Italy and Slovenia. Lots to do off the slopes, Villach has been an important settlement since Roman times and the thermal water fun park especially, and there are museums of dolls and cars.
The local slope, Heiligengeist, 15 minutes from the resort centre, has a 680m long drag lift that ascends 102 vertical metres.
Villach Snow News
The next notable snow forecast for Villach is 1cm, expected on 26 March, with around 2cm forecast over the next 7 days. There is some snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.
Who is Villach good for?
Villach Ski Area
|Black Pistes (1km)|
|Red Pistes (4km)|
|Blue Pistes (7km)|
|34km||Cross Country Pistes|
Villach Ski Area Height
|500m||Resort Altitude (Villach)|
The Austrian Ski Resort of Villach has direct access to 25km of downhill skiing, with 15 individual pistes, served by 8 ski lifts.
With skiing above 2000 metres, snow cover is generally reliable.
There are five Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Villach are perfectly feasible. Klagenfurt Airport and Ljubljana Airport are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.
Skiing in Villach
Villach offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.
Snowboarding in Villach
Villach is highly rated by Snowboarders.
Villach in brief
Villach Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Good for Intermediate Skiers.
Ok for Beginners.
Very good for Snowboarding.
Villach Season Dates
We have no confirmed season dates for Villach.
NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Villach.
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Villach Snow Making
Snowmaking :- Villach is able to augment natural snow, on 9km of ski runs, with 80 Snow Cannons.
Villach Ski Lift Capacity
Ski Lift Capacity :- The 8 Ski Lifts of Villach are able to uplift 6,000 skiers / snowboarders per hour.
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Skiing at Villach
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