Cross-country ski regions in Austria, Germany, Italy and Switzerland

The renowned cross-country ski holiday destinations in Austria, Germany, Switzerland and Italy are entirely dedicated to winter sports away from the ski pistes. Floating through the snow-covered landscape, intact nature or conquering summits provide unique winter holiday experiences.

Apart from the perfect cross-country ski infrastructure, top conditions for ski touring sport, biathlon, and snowshoe hiking are also among the advantages of the regions. From individual advice to courses and the hire of equipment, the competent cross-country ski regions offer an excellent service.

We have found 17 regions for you. Map

Val di Fiemme

Val di Fiemme

Trentino, Italy

A total of 240 km of well-groomed cross-country ski trails in both styles surrounded by coniferous forests and the impressive panorama of the South Tyrolean Dolomites await cross-country skiers in the Italian Val di Fiemme, which has been the venue for the Nordic Ski World Championship three times already.

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Salzburger Sportwelt

Salzburger Sportwelt

Salzburg, Austria

Whether classic style or skating, cross-country skiers find a wide range of well-groomed cross-country ski trails in the Salzburger Sportwelt. This cross-country ski region leaves nothing to be desired on your sports holiday in Austria.

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Zell am See - Kaprun

Zell am See - Kaprun

Salzburg, Austria

In winter, Zell am See-Kaprun in Salzburg turns into a white, glistening cross-country ski and ski touring paradise. The most beautiful cross-country ski trails and ski tours wind their way through this region in Austria as far as the eye can see.

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Paznaun - Ischgl / Galtür

Paznaun - Ischgl / Galtür

Tyrol, Austria

Experience a very special cross-country skiing holiday in the snow-reliable and sunny Paznaun Valley in Tyrol. The altitude of Ischgl and Galtür make cross-country skiing on well-groomed cross-country ski trails a great pleasure.

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Kötschach-Mauthen

Kötschach-Mauthen

Carinthia, Austria

Due to its location is Kötschach-Mauthen perfect as starting point for your individual ski touring experience. The Carnic Alps, with their stunning tours and countless ascent possibilities for beginners and pros, are only a few minutes‘ drive away. 

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Three Peaks Dolomites

Three Peaks Dolomites

South Tyrol, Italy

The holiday region Three Peaks/3 Zinnen in the Dolomites in South Tyrol is a paradise for cross-country skiers in winter – whether leisurely cross-country skiing through idyllic valleys of the Dolomites or challenging World Cup cross-country ski trails, this cross-country ski region in Italy satisfies all requirements.

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Olympiaregion Seefeld

Olympiaregion Seefeld

Tyrol, Austria

The Olympiaregion Seefeld in Tyrol promises cross-country skiing pleasure at the highest level and is one of the best cross-country ski resorts in the world. This attractive region has been the venue for the Nordic competitions during the Winter Olympics three times already.

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Chiemgau

Chiemgau

Bavaria, Germany

The Chiemgau District in Germany has become a top cross-country ski region in recent years. Whether flat or hilly, mountainous terrain, cross-country skiers find everything they wish for here.

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Kandersteg

Kandersteg

Bern, Switzerland

Daily well-groomed cross-country ski trails in a unique mountain landscape – this is what you find here in the cross-country ski region of Kandersteg in Switzerland. The cross-country ski trails are of different lengths and levels of difficulty and let every cross-country skier’s heart beat faster.

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Tiroler Zugspitz Arena

Tiroler Zugspitz Arena

Tyrol, Austria

Cross-country ski holidays in the Tyrolean Zugspitz Arena are an absolute delight. The view to the beautiful mountain panorama and the many cross-country ski trails make cross-country skiing in this Austrian cross-country ski region a special experience.

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Saalfelden Leogang

Saalfelden Leogang

Salzburg, Austria

Saalfelden Leogang boasts a wide range of sport activities which offer plenty of attractions for cross-country skiers. The Salzburg cross-country ski region offers cross-country skiers a selection of 150 km of well-groomed cross-country ski trails.

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Scheidegg

Scheidegg

Bavaria, Germany

Scheidegg is located near Lake Constance and offers winter pleasure for cross-country ski enthusiasts. Here in the Westallgäu, cross-country ski fans will find ideal terrain with plenty of possibilities for practicing their favourite sport - one of Germany’s top cross-country ski regions for beginners, the advanced and pros.

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Gsieser Tal

Gsieser Tal

South Tyrol, Italy

The picturesque Gsieser Tal in South Tyrol is a real insider tip for cross-country ski- or ski touring enthusiasts. The well-groomed cross-country ski trails stretch across a pristine winter landscape and lead past inviting inns typical for the region.

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Ausseerland

Ausseerland

Styria, Austria

The cross-country ski region Ausseerland Salzkammergut is located in the heart of Austria – a true paradise for cross-country skiers. With the snow-covered Dachstein Massif and the Totes Gebirge Mountains as backdrop, cross-country skiing in Styria is a real experience.

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Kaiserwinkl

Kaiserwinkl

Tyrol, Austria

Kaiserwinkl is a cross-country ski paradise rich in snow, awarded with the quality seal for cross-country ski trails by the Federal State of Tyrol. Experience a relaxing cross-country skiing holiday in Austria between the ragged gigantic mountains of the Zahmen and the Wild Kaiser and the stunning village of Walchsee.

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Kitzbühel Alps

Kitzbühel Alps

Tyrol, Austria

With stunning scenery, well-groomed cross-country ski trails and marvellous ski tours, the Kitzbühel Alps in Tyrol are ideal for all kinds of cross-country skiers and ski tourers. In addition, the modern infrastructure provides optimal cross-country skiing conditions.

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Ramsau - Dachstein

Ramsau - Dachstein

Styria, Austria

Beautiful landscapes and well-groomed cross-country ski trails invite to special cross-country skiing pleasure in Styria. The Ramsau cross-country ski region offers access to cross-country ski trails on which already the world’s elite competed for the world champion title.

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Winter holidays in Austria, Germany, Italy and Switzerland

A good reputation requires commitment! Our regions in Austria, Switzerland, Germany and Italy know what active winter sportsmen and women want. Whether cross-country skier or ski tourer you surely will find the right destination for your next winter holiday with Cross Country Ski Holidays.

Winter holidays can be enjoyed to the full on high-altitude and night cross-country ski tracks or in open terrain when ski touring, and also at the specialised hotels, of course. With Cross Country Ski Holidays, you are well looked after!