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Stubai Glacier - away from everyday life, into the snow

Stubai Glacier - away from everyday life, into the snow
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Stubai Glacier - away from everyday life, into the snow
Stubai Valley 2021: An unforgettable mountain panorama up to an altitude of 3,210 metres, a varied programme for the whole family and regional delicacies - the Stubai Glacier combines it all. Here, winter sports fans can escape everyday life: whether you pack the action in doing one of the many sports on offer, enjoy time high up on the TOP OF TYROL summit platform or relax on one of the sun terraces.
On the Stubai Glacier, you can rely on 26 cable cars and lifts with 35 ski runs up to an altitude of 3,210 metres, guaranteeing perfect conditions with natural powder snow as far as the eye can see. Together with the impressive three-thousand-metre peaks, you’ll be guaranteed an unforgettable holiday. And for everyone who cannot get enough variety: the glacier captivates not only with its varied attractions but also with its proximity to Innsbruck. In just 45 minutes, visitors can get from the snow paradise to the hustle and bustle of the city.

Snowpark, BIG Family and free-riding skills - this is the Stubai Glacier

On the Stubai Glacier, a paradise lies in store not just for beginners and the more advanced but also for professionals too. The Snowpark Stubai Zoo is one of the top snow-park locations in the Alps and in the coming season will be going one better by adding a 300-metre-long Jibline with its own park lift (zoo shuttle). In the autumn and spring, the whole terrain, with the pro, medium, jib and easy line, is one of the largest snowparks in the world and features plenty of sunshine combined with unique mountain panoramas. From 17 to 20 November, the snowpark will be ready with another highlight. The world’s elite of freeskiers will come together at the fifth edition of the F.I.S. Freeski World Cup Stubai, with the finale on 20 November being broadcast live on the Austrian television channel ORF1.

Snowpark Stubai Zoo
Snowpark Stubai Zoo

BIG Family is the varied family programme on offer on the Stubai Glacier. From toddlers upwards young novice skiers to teenage skiers will all find the appropriate offer to suit them including a children’s restaurant and nursery. Other highlights include the BIG Family Slalom and the BIG Family Boardercross as well as the Big Family Fun Slope. They make your first metres on a board tremendous fun. The programme on offer in the winter is supplemented by the Slopestyle on the Eisjochferner - a snowpark made for families and novices. And there’s more: children under 10 years travel free on the Stubai

Glacier when accompanied by a paying parent.
In addition to the ten-kilometre-long valley descent "Wilde Grub‘n", numerous blue, red and black pistes and various ski routes, one of the top free-ride areas in Austria also awaits. The Powder Department on the Stubai Glacier covers 13 runs in open, unsecured terrain with its own off-piste map, checkpoints, route videos, avalanche transceiver-checks and avalanche warnings signs.

The Stubai Glacier can do more than just skiing

Holiday guests can hover over the peaks on the TOP OF TYROL summit platform. Here, with a unique view of 109 three-thousand-metre peaks, you can take a deep breath and switch off - you won’t find more freedom than that.


Your physical well-being isn’t forgotten about on the Stubai Glacier either. Take a break at the inviting Restaurant Schaufelspitz - the highest three-toque award-winning restaurant in the world - the Restaurant Eisgrat with its own pasta-making factory or the Schneekristall Pavilion, among others. The focus here is primarily on regionality. From a brief moment to enjoy a snack to a short break or simply relaxing on the sun terrace, there’s something for everyone.

The whole package on the Stubai Glacier

The plan is to start new ski season in the middle of September, irrespective of the current snow and weather situation. In addition to the perfect holiday experience, the Stubai Glacier also aims to make the journey there as easy as possible. Comfort for the guest and sustainability for the environment are our top priorities. With the Nightjet combi-ticket, winter sports fans can travel from Vienna, Hamburg, Düsseldorf and Amsterdam to Innsbruck and receive the 3- to 6-day ski pass and hotel transfer included.

Anyone with the SKI plus CITY Pass Stubai Innsbruck will have all their wishes met. This is a worldwide unique multifunctional card that perfectly combines sport and culture. Holidaymakers can spend their morning on the glacier in the powder snow, followed by a visit to the Alpine zoo or the Swarovski Crystal Worlds in the afternoon. From the use of public transport, the 13 ski areas in the Stubai Valley and greater Innsbruck area to the range of 22 lifestyle, cultural and sightseeing offers in and around Innsbruck, you’ll find all you need here in the period from 1 October 2021 to 8 May 2022. You can get more information about this at

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