Obergurgl is located at the end of the Ötztal at almost 2,000 meters above sea level. This makes the Tyrolean Mountain village one of the most snow-reliable ski areas for winter sports in Austria, with numerous winter experiences off the slopes. During the summer months, the altitude provides incomparably beautiful panoramic hikes, mountain bike routes with stunning views and exciting excursion destinations.
At the end of the Ötztal
The mountain village of Obergurgl-Hochgurgl, also known simply as Gurgl for short, is surrounded by impressive three-thousand mountain peaks at the end of the Ötztal. The “glacier village of Tyrol” is also known as the “Diamond of the Alps”. On your first day of vacation, you will know why, with its unique mix of breathtaking scenery and spirit of adventure, it will guarantee both a relaxing and active holiday for you and your family. The summer in the Ötztal takes place on the mountain bike routes, hiking trails, via fertile alpine pastures. For your winter holiday in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl the perfectly groomed slopes offer skiing for all levels, for free riders off piste deep snow is never far away. The high-altitude cross-country trails inspire the cross-country skiers from the very first steps. And best of all: The Crystal VAYA Unique is located directly on the cable car and piste so ski in ski out guaranteed.
When you march out the door of The Crystal VAYA Unique with your hiking boots on you are already in the middle of your summer adventure in the Ötztal. Numerous hiking trails for every taste and experience levels await you from casual walks to a challenging mountain summit. For bike enthusiasts amazing mountain routes and fantastic views from 2,000 meters above sea level are just a few of the reasons why you should spend your summer holiday in Obergurgl.
Ski-in, ski-out in Obergurgl: you benefit from this as a guest at The Crystal VAYA Unique. Because our hotel is located directly at the valley station of the Festkoglbahn which is the entrance to variety of ski activities from well-groomed slopes to upscale gastronomy, ski fun facilities and experiences guarantee you an unforgettable winter holiday.