Photogallery: Austria, Carinthia – Kötschach-Mauthen Town
Places Of Interest
Austria, Carinthia – Kötschach-Mauthen Town
heading (paragraph): Places Of Interest
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Get lost with us through our photogallery in picturesque mountain town of Kötschach-Mauthen, Carinthian district of Hermagor. We are in Kötschach-Mauthen as many winter sports lovers do. Right in the town is a nice ski resort Vorhegg/Kötschach - Mauthen. It is set at 700 to 1400 meters. To our surprise, in the winter season skiing is great with almost no waiting in ski tow lines.
Text and photo: O. Maňáková
Today, we head to the picturesque Austrian village of Ischgl in the Land of Tyrol (Landeck), which stretches right below the world-famous ski resort of Silvretta Arena Ischgl-Samnaun in the Paznaun valley.
The winter is here but there is not much snow in our country. If you are not satisfied with our pistes covered with artificial snow then go to the Alps.
Last time we introduced you a family ski resort. Were the red ski slopes not enough for your skiing ambitions and you prefer black ski slopes then move 100 kilometers to the southwest where is the fabulous town of Saalbach (460 km from Prague).
After riding down the slopes around Saalbach we move to mountain Wildenkarkogel’s northern ridge. We follow the directions to Leogang.
There are many high-quality resorts that attract winter sports enthusiasts. When they offer something extra the beter it is from them. Hintertuxer Gletscher resort, or simply Hintertux, offers something extraordinary.
Maintained slopes, snow covered landscape, amazing vistas, mountain air, cozy cabins – all of these are ingrediends for an unforgettable winter vacation.
We chose to travel along paid Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse road, a mountain freeway that is 48 kilometers long. But due to various turns and stops it would be quite long…
In sunny southern Austria, in the southernmost state of Carinthia, there is a winter paradise. There are well-maintained slopes, perfect snow conditions, and perfect atmosphere. This can get hearts of all fans of skiing and untouched nature.
Righteously it is one of the most popular areas in Italian Dolomites. In the last years it has become a true magnet for Czech tourists. Val di Fiemme is an ideal place for easy vacation in any time of the year. Even for the Czechs who are known for not being much fluent in foreign languages.
Austrian town Kaprun located at the foothills of the Hohe Tauern, a very popular tourist destination. It is famous for its ski resort. It is located on snowy slopes of Kitzsteinhorn. There are other very interesting locations around Kaprun such as alpine dams Wasserfallboden and Mooserboden.
Glaciers are characteristic and natural part of mountains. Glacier’s erosion adds to creation of alpine relief. Glacier is also a source of water. In Austrian Alps, there are many small or large glaciers. The longest and most well-known is Pasterze, the Hohe Tauern.
It is winter again. The season condemned by many not only for below the zero temperatures or snow, but because of shorter days which makes some people depressed. However, as for me like many other winter sports fans, I am not afraid of below the zero temperatures.
Bad Kleinkirchheim, small spa town and very popular ski resort is placed in Carinthia, (Karnten) Federal Country in Austria. Despite the fact that only 2000 inhabitants live there, this number is, in the course of the saison, ten times higher.
This winter was not rich on snow. Those who love winter sports had a hard time in finding places suitable for an active winter vacation.
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