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Villach Ski Resort

Villach Resort Guide

Villach, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Villach Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length25km16 miles
Highest Lift2,170m7,119ft
Resort Height500m1,640ft
 Nearest AirportsKlagenfurt and Ljubljana
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Villach at a glance

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.

 When will it snow in Villach?

The next notable snow forecast for Villach is 37cm14in, expected on 15 November, with around 118cm46in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Villach Facts, Stats and Ratings

Villach Rated

Ratings for Villach
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Villach?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Villach
Highest Lift2,170m7,119ft
Lowest Piste850m2,789ft
Resort Altitude (Villach)500m1,640ft
Max Vertical1,670m5,479ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Villach Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Villach
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
4km2 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
7km4 miles
Total Length
25km16 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
34km21 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Villach Summary

The Austrian Ski Resort of Villach has direct access to 25km16 miles of downhill skiing, with 15 marked pistes, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,170m7,119ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Villach is 3km2 miles long.

Skiing in Villach

Villach offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Villach

Villach is highly rated by Snowboarders.

When is Villach open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Villach.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Villach.

Snow Making

Villach is able to make snow, on 9km6 miles of ski runs, with 80 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts of Villach are able to uplift 6,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Villach?

Villach is in the Austrian Alps in Carinthia, Austria.

How can I get to Villach?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Villach are Klagenfurt, Ljubljana and Trieste. There are 10 airports within three hours drive. Klagenfurt and Ljubljana are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


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Airport Transfers
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from Airports including Klagenfurt, Ljubljana, Trieste, Graz and Salzburg
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