Skiurlaub Lech am Arlberg | © Lech Zuers Tourismus / Josef Mallaun

Winter Holidays in Lech

From on-piste adventures to off-piste heliskiing

There are few ski resorts anywhere in the world which have the same flair as the Arlberg. For decades this winter paradise on the border between Tyrol and Vorarlberg has attracted the rich and famous as well as those with a love of outstanding skiing on and off piste. The Arlberg is widely considered the birthplace of modern alpine skiing, so it should come as little surprise that it is today the largest ski resort in Austria with 350 kilometres of pistes and 97 lifts and cable cars. Lech also offers a wide range of winter activities away from the slopes.

Highlights on the Piste

Winter holidays for skiers and snowboarders

Skiers and snowboarders in search of pistes catering for all abilities and plenty of deep powder will find exactly what they are looking for in Lech am Arlberg.

The largest ski resort in Austria offers wintersports enthusiasts a truly impressive selection of groomed slopes, state-of-the-art lifts and cable cars and cosy wooden huts offering a warm welcome and delicious local food

Adrenaline junkies can experience heliskiing on two untouched mountains in the region, an unforgettable experience only available in this part of Austria.

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Away from the slopes

There is much more to winter in Lech than skiing and snowboarding. Wintersports enthusiasts looking for something a little different will find a wide range of attractions and activities.

Highlights include snowshoe hikes, cross-country skiing and tobogganing as well as romantic horse-drawn carriage rides through the snowy landscape.

Top Skiinfrastuktur am Arlberg | © Lech Zuers Tourismus / Josef Mallaun

Ski Area

Experience the birthplace of modern alpine skiing, the Arlberg, on holiday in Lech.

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Skischule Oberlech am Arlberg | © Lech Zuers Tourismus / Sepp Mallaun

Ski Lessons

With more than 500 ski instructors working in the Arlberg region, visitors are sure to find the perfect partner to teach them how to ski or improve their technique on the slopes.

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Heliskiing am Arlberg | © Lech Zuers Tourismus / Sepp Mallaun

Heliskiing

What could be better than flying up to the top of the mountain in a helicopter before carving fresh tracks through untouched powder? Heliskiing truly is the stuff of dreams!

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Freiheit spüren in Lech Zuers | © Lech Zuers Tourismus / Sepp Mallaun

Other Activities

There are plenty of alternatives to skiing and snowboarding. Why not try tobogganing, cross-country skiing or a horse-drawn carriage ride?

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There are few places that offer as many different winter activities as Lech am Arlberg.

Parties in Lech

Après-ski & nightlife

Lech not only has the right ski slope for everyone, from beginners to experts, but also the right après-ski bar! The selection ranges from stylish log cabins with longdrinks and chilled music to rocking bars with strong schnapps and thumping basslines next to the slopes.

In the village itself there are also several bars and clubs where internationally renowned DJs keep the party going into the early hours of the morning.

Our tips!

  • Après-ski in the bar at the "Tannbergerhof" - THE après-ski location in Lech
  • Clubbing at the "K-Club" - the best club in Lech