Skifahrerinnen im Sillian Skigebiet beim Spothotel Sillian in Osttirol

Sillian ski area in East Tyrol

Discover the Hochpustertal ski area

The Sillian – Hochpustertal ski centre is just a snowball’s throw from the 4 star superior hotel, with the Thurntaler mountain, the skiing mountain in the Hochpustertal region, the ski area has one many accolades as a hidden gem. Thanks to its vicinity to South Tyrol, this is a place where Austrian snow and piste quality meet East Tyrolean flair and service, together with Italian joie de vivre. The mountains and slopes to the south of the Hohe Tauern mountains (1100 m to 2407 m above sea level) provide the East Tyrolean Hochpustertal area with reliable snow and above average sunshine, giving great ski conditions from December through to March/April, ideal for family skiing holidays.

Gondel auf einer Skipiste im Skigebiet beim Sporthotel Sillian in Osttirol
zwei Kinder und eine Frau machen Pause im Skigebiet beim Sporthotel Sillian
eine Holzhütte in der Winterlandschaft im Skigebiet beim Sporthotel Sillian in Osttirol
Skifahrer im Sillian Skigebiet beim Spothotel Sillian in Osttirol
Frau genießt ihren Skiurlaub im Skigebiet beim Sporthotel Sillian in Osttirol

The Sillian ski area-Hochpustertal – an overview:

  • 7 lifts going up to 2,407 m (without queues)
    2 gondola lifts
    1x 6-seater chairlift
    2x 4-seater chairlift
    1 ski school lift
    1 drag lift
  • 22 km of perfectly prepared pistes of all levels
  • 2 runs into the valley covered completely by artificial snowmaking facilities
  • Ridge piste with 1,300 m height difference
  • Bobo Kinderland
  • Snowpark
  • 2 ski schools
  • Cosy huts offering refreshment
  • Part of the ski)Hit East Tyrol

Snowpark for even more fun

For Austria’s most southern and snow-sure snow park can be found in the Dolomite massif near to the border to South Tyrol, at a smow-sure height of 2130 m, in a sunny south-easterly facing location and right next to the top station of the gondola lift with its own park lift and own snowmaking facilities.

Features:

  • Wave slope 130m
  • Skicross 240m with steep bends, snail, and tidal (10m)
  • 4 Kickers from 2m to 5m
  • Obstacles: Straight tube 5m, kinked tube 5m, double kinked tube 5m, flat box 3m, rainbow box 3m

Away from the pistes

Around the Hochpustertal ski area you can explore the most beautiful cross country ski trails and ski tours south of the Alps, or experience a true winter fairytale on a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride or toboggan down one of the natural toboggan runs.

Winter holidays in the Hochpustertal region

Interactive piste plan and ski pass prices

Our interactive piste plan gives you up to date piste and lift status. Current lift pass prices are available on the Sillian – Hochpustertal website.

Interactive piste mapSki pass prices

ski areas covered by one lift pass: the ski)Hit East Tyrol

The ski)Hit pass includes the Hochpustertal Sillian as well as other top ski areas in East Tyrol and Carinthia. For 2+ day passes, guests can enjoy all 9 ski)Hit East Tyrol areas:

  • The “Skizentrum Hochpustertal Sillian”
  • Großglockner Resort Kals-Matrei (Matreier Goldried Bergbahnen and Bergbahnen Kals)
  • “Skizentrum St. Jakob im Defereggental”
  • Mölltaler Gletscher
  • Ankogel
  • Lienzer Bergbahnen Zettersfeld
  • Lienzer Bergbahnen Hochstein
  • Obertilliach
  • Kartitscher Liftgesellschaft

The ski)Hit pass is especially attractive for large families. Just parents and 2 oldest children up to the age of 18 pay, any other child gets their pass for free.

Children under the age of 6 ski for free, and 6 to 18-year-olds pay just half of the adult price.