76points

Lech

51points

Obergurgl

Lech
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Lech vs Obergurgl

Lech
Obergurgl

How does Lech compare to Obergurgl?

  • 230km bigger skiable area
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    340kmvs110km
  • 24 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    63vs39
  • 14km longer ski run
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    22kmvs8km
  • 0.33$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    58.79$vs59.12$
  • 38 more hostels and hotels
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    73vs35
  • 70 more ski lifts
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    94vs24
  • 54 more air lifts
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    62vs8
  • 4 more chalets
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    5vs1

How does Obergurgl compare to Lech?

  • 18.1km closer to nearest airport
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    96.9kmvs115km
  • 280meters higher mountain height
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    1280metersvs1000meters
  • The resort is serviced by public transport
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  • 630meters higher summit
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    3080metersvs2450meters
  • 152.46$ cheaper season ticket price
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    838.69$vs991.15$
  • Has night skiing
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  • 1.25months more months open each year
    ?

    6monthsvs4.75months
  • 350meters higher base elevation
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    1800metersvs1450meters

General info

1.distance from airport

115km

96.9km

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

1000meters

1280meters

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.summit height above sealevel

2450meters

3080meters

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

4.75months

6months

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

1450meters

1800meters

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

Skiing

1.skiable area

340km

110km

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
2.Allows off-piste skiing
Lech
Obergurgl
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.longest run

22km

8km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
4.Has a ski school
Lech
Obergurgl
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
5.Offers open cross-country skiing
Lech
Obergurgl
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.
6.ski pass daily

58.79$

59.12$

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.

Leisure

1.restaurants

63

39

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.Has a spa
Lech
Obergurgl
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
3.Has a bobsled track
Lech
Obergurgl
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
Lech
Obergurgl
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
5.Has ice climbing areas
Lech
Obergurgl
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
Lech
Obergurgl
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Lech
Obergurgl
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

73

35

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

5

1

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

6

1

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
6.Has camping facilities
Lech
Obergurgl
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!

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