The Seefeld area of Austria is a high class holiday destination in the mountains offering all the services and facilities you could possibly require on a Seefeld ski break. The stunning scenery and laid back atmosphere of Seefeld makes it one of the most relaxing places to go on holidays in the whole of Austria. Located deep in the Salzburg countryside, Seefeld, Austria, is a delightful skiing and walking destination where you really can get a taste for Austrian culture.
Seefeld ski breaks are not the break-neck downhill skiing holidays which dominate much of the Austrian ski resorts in the region. It is a hugely relaxed resort, with some of the best cross-country skiing available and if you are looking for some serious downhill skiing, the nearby resorts of Garmisch and Mittenwald are easily reached from any apartment in Seefeld, Austria.
In summer, the wide open plateaus of the Seefeld area become inundated with walkers, horse riders and mountain bikers. There are well marked trails throughout the region, through flower strewn meadows and the rocky ridges of the Alps. There are a huge amount of sporting facilities in the region, from tennis courts to golf courses, swimming lakes and mountaineering schools.
The town of Seefeld is a wonderful town, spread out across a mountain plain, and designed for foot traffic as opposed to cars, meaning that there is a genuinely personal and friendly atmosphere within the town. The true alpine appearance and plentiful cafes and restaurants make Seefeld a delightful place to relax and take in the scenery. If you would like to burn off a few calories, Seefeld is Austria’s cross country skiing capital, and you cannot fail to find a scenic route for either cross country skiing or winter hiking from an apartment in Seefeld.
The Leutasch area consists of 11 hamlets above the town of Innsbruck. The area is a haven for mountain biking and walking in Seefeld, offering magnificent access to the Wetterstein Range and Mieminger Mountains. The walking and climbing in the Gais Valley is renowned as some of the most spectacular that you can find in Austria, and the forested hills behind Leutasch are still excellent hunting grounds.
During the Seefeld skiing season, temperatures are of course low. The winter lasts from December until February when average temperatures remain hovering around 0°C. The rest of the year however is remarkably pleasant, giving walkers and mountain bikers almost 8 months in which to rent an apartment in Seefeld and take to the mountains, forest and plains in search of the ultimate trail or most stunning viewpoint.
The location of Innsbruck Airport (INN) just a few miles below a Seefeld apartment makes Seefeld ski breaks really easy to take. British Airways and easyJetboth provide cheap flights direct from London, Manchester (MAN) and Liverpool (LPL).