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Kitzbühel

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Kitzbühel review: 42 facts and highlights

Kitzbühel
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Kitzbühel

How does Kitzbühel compare to the average?

  • Skiable area
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    170kmvs112.87km
  • Mountain height
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    1243metersvs1140.23meters
  • Distance from airport
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    73.9kmvs107.39km
  • Restaurants
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    50vs30.51
  • Trails (medium)
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    28vs24.57
  • Trails (easy)
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    23vs17.53
  • Snowfall november
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    13.8inchesvs11.72inches
  • Snowfall april
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    62.3inchesvs55.26inches

General info

1.mountain height

1243meters

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.
2.distance from airport

73.9km

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

2004meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
4.months open yearly

5.5months

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.
5.Is child friendly
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The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.base elevation

761meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

60

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

170km

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

28

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.Allows off-piste skiing
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In resorts which allow off piste-skiing, you can ski anywhere which is great for adventurous types. However, there are hazards such cliff edges, avalanches or simply getting lost and suffering exhaustion.
5.trails (difficult)

9

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.
6.Offers open cross-country skiing
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Cross-country skiing is an Olympic sport that provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body. Resorts that keep the cross-country skiing trails open for the general public attract professional and casual skiers.

Leisure

1.restaurants

50

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.hiking trails

3

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
3.Has a spa
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After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
4.Has an ice rink
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At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
5.Has a bobsled track
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This is a long track, usually made of concrete covered in ice. They are used for bobsledding, and some can be used for other sports such as luge and skeleton.
6.Has a golf course
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The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

52

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

56

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.
3.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.
4.number of five star hotels

8

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 february

64.9inches

Average snowfall in the month of February.
3.snowfall march

62.9inches

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

13.8inches

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

62.3inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.
6.snowfall september

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of September.

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