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Galtür

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Galtür review: 45 facts and highlights

Galtür
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Galtür

How does Galtür compare to the average?

  • Ski pass daily
    ?

    48.05$vs61.36$
  • Hotels and hostels
    ?

    25vs18.75
  • Base elevation
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    1600metersvs1405.75meters
  • Number of five star hotels
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    1vs0.75

General info

1.distance from airport

177km

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
2.mountain height

697meters

The height of the mountain is the difference in height between the lowest and highest point. Tall mountains can offer longer pistes, better views, and often better snowfall.
3.opening hours

7.25hours

The opening hours is the average number of hours per day that the resort is open for skiing. Long opening hours mean you can go for an early ski, or have a long sleep and go later.
4.summit height above sealevel

2297meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
5.base elevation

1600meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
6.months open yearly

4months

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

18

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.skiable area

40km

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
3.trails (medium)

13

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Medium difficulty trails (marked with a blue square) have a slope gradient between 25% and 40%. These trails are ideal for regular skiers.
4.ski lifts total capacity

13000

This is the amount of people that can be transported by ski lifts etc. per hour. A bigger uphill capacity can indicate less waiting time, although it will be affected by how busy the resort is.
5.Has a ski school
Galtür
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
6.trails (difficult)

3

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. High-difficulty trails (marked with a black diamond) have a slope gradient of more than 40%; such trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a good challenge.

Leisure

1.restaurants

21

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.restaurants on the slopes

5

Rather than having to trek back to the base of the mountain, it is a lot more convenient to have restaurants and bars on the slopes.
3.number of museums

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.number of cinemas

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.hiking trails

4

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
6.number of theaters

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Galtür
The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
2.hotels and hostels

25

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3.chalets

0

A chalet is a type of house commonly found in ski resorts. Renting your own chalet can be fun and can often work out cheaper than staying in a hotel.
4.number of kindergartens

1

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.
5.Hosts conferences
Galtür
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
6.number of five star hotels

1

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.

Snowfall

1.snowfall december

31.7inches

Average snowfall in the month of December.
2.snowfall march

55.2inches

Average snowfall in the month of March.
3.snowfall february

55.3inches

Average snowfall in the month of February.
4.snowfall november

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of November.
5.snowfall january

44inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.
6.snowfall april

31.9inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.

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