A family friendly ski resort, Leogang is a quaint village within one of Austria’s biggest ski areas. The Leogang ski area is suited to beginners and intermediates and is well-connected to the neighbouring ski resorts Saalbach, Hinterglemm and Findelbach making it perfect for family ski holidays to Austria. If you’re looking for a traditional ski resort for your next ski holiday near Salzburg, look no further than a luxury chalet in Leogang!
Located within the Ski Circus ski area, a Leogang luxury ski holiday is an opportunity to experience a quiet winter escape, while benefitting from some of the best skiing in Austria, which covers 270km of pistes . The resort of Leogang itself is perched at an altitude of 786m, with the skiing of the Ski Circus Ski Area reaching altitudes of up to 2,096m. Add to this extensive snowmaking facilities covering 90% of the region, and skiers can enjoy favourable conditions throughout the winter season, as well as wide, cruisy, quiet slopes during a luxury chalet holiday in Leogang. When skiing in Leogang and the wider Ski Circus, visitors will also benefit from one of the best lift networks anywhere in the world – enjoy speedy gondolas, and modern, high-capacity chairlifts.
The local pistes around Leogang ski resort are accessible for all levels of skier. Intermediate skiers especially will find much to enjoy on the long, rolling, corduroy pistes above Leogang. For beginner skiers, Leogang offers excellent facilities; nursery slopes for children, and quiet blue runs that offer plenty of space to practice or simply a carefree cruise with beautiful views. For a relaxing family ski holiday, Leogang is one of Austria’s best ski resorts.
The wider Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn ski region has much more to offer visitors in winter. This popular Austrian ski region boasts an array of attractions from snow parks to World Cup pistes, and night skiing to famous ski circuits. Skiers who love a challenge might consider undertaking ‘The Challenge’, the longest ski circuit in the Alps! Encompassing 65km of pistes, it’s not for the faint hearted, but will certainly make for a memorable day during a Leogang ski holiday. For a more accessible route, the Leogang Ski Circuit is approximately 26km and boasts incredible panoramas. If that’s not enough, you can almost double the available skiing in Leogang with the Ski Alpin Card which also opens up the Kitzsteinhorn glacier skiing at Kaprun, and the pistes at Schmittenhöhe above Zell Am See.
Non-skiing activities in Saafelden Leogang provide plenty of variety on your luxury ski holiday in Leogang. Experience memorable moonlight ski tours on Asitz Mountain, winter hiking, horse-drawn sleigh rides and ice skating on Ritzensee Lake. Cross-country skiing in Leogang is also popular. With approximately 150km of groomed cross-country ski trails for all levels of difficulty, Leogang is one of the top cross-country ski destinations in Austria. For a luxury family holiday in Leogang, toboggan runs offer the perfect non-skiing activity.
A luxury ski chalet rental in Leogang has plenty for gourmands; whether enjoying the fine dining and excellent service in a luxury catered chalet, or testing some of the best restaurants in Leogang. Showcasing traditional, locally produced food and spectacular mountain vistas, this is the best of authentic alpine living. There are over 60 mountain restaurants in the Ski Circus ski region, many of which are well-regarded for delicious dishes in a cosy, rustic ambience. For eating out in Leogang, AlteSchmiede and Kralleralm restaurants are a couple of notable mentions. Après ski in Leogang is relaxed, but one of the highlight events in Leogang are the music nights at the Asitzbräu mountain restaurant. On a winter holiday to Austria, Leogang simply has so much to offer.