54points

Kitzbühel

76points

Lech

Kitzbühel
Lech
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38 facts in comparison

Kitzbühel vs Lech

Kitzbühel
Lech

How does Kitzbühel compare to Lech?

  • 243meters higher mountain height
    ?

    1243metersvs1000meters
  • 41.1km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    73.9kmvs115km
  • 13.8inches more snowfall (November)
    ?

    13.8inchesvs0inches
  • 193.65$ cheaper season ticket price
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    797.5$vs991.15$
  • Has night skiing
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  • 51 more chalets
    ?

    56vs5
  • 0.75months more months open each year
    ?

    5.5monthsvs4.75months
  • Has a spa
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How does Lech compare to Kitzbühel?

  • 170km bigger skiable area
    ?

    340kmvs170km
  • 13 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    63vs50
  • 20.8inches more snowfall (December)
    ?

    52.5inchesvs31.7inches
  • 446meters higher summit
    ?

    2450metersvs2004meters
  • 34.3inches more snowfall (March)
    ?

    97.2inchesvs62.9inches
  • 5.83$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    58.79$vs64.62$
  • 51.35inches more snowfall (February)
    ?

    116.25inchesvs64.9inches
  • 33inches more snowfall (January)
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    85.7inchesvs52.7inches

General info

1.mountain height

1243meters

1000meters

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

115km

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

2450meters

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

761meters

1450meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
5.Is child friendly
Kitzbühel
Lech
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.months open yearly

5.5months

4.75months

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

Skiing

1.skiable area

170km

340km

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
2.Allows off-piste skiing
Kitzbühel
Lech
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.
3.Has a ski school
Kitzbühel
Lech
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
4.Offers open cross-country skiing
Kitzbühel
Lech
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.
5.ski pass daily

64.62$

58.79$

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
6.Has toboggan runs
Kitzbühel
Lech
Toboggan runs are dedicated slopes or slides that you can slide down on a toboggan.

Leisure

1.restaurants

50

63

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.Has a spa
Kitzbühel
Lech
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
3.Has a bobsled track
Kitzbühel
Lech
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.
4.Has an ice rink
Kitzbühel
Lech
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
5.Has ice climbing areas
Kitzbühel
Lech
Ice climbing is a great sport for adrenalin seekers. It entails climbing frozen cliff edges/waterfalls using tools such as ice axes in order to grip the surface.
6.Has a golf course
Kitzbühel
Lech
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

52

73

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

56

5

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.Hosts conferences
Kitzbühel
Lech
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
4.number of five star hotels

8

6

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
5.Has camping facilities
Kitzbühel
Lech
Camping can offer a cheaper alternative to hotels or B&B’s, and can provide a fun outdoors experience - although it might not be ideal in winter!

Snowfall

1.snowfall december

31.7inches

52.5inches

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

13.8inches

0inches

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

62.9inches

97.2inches

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

64.9inches

116.25inches

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

52.7inches

85.7inches

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

62.3inches

77.4inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.

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