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Ski resorts

Feldkirchen nestles between several beautiful ski resorts. The slopes of the family-friendly villages Simonhöhe and Hochrindl, Gerlitzen, the winter sports region Turracher Höhe, World Cup venue Bad Kleinkirchheim and Falkert, the insider’s tip, all lie within a few minutes’ drive and ensure varied skiing opportunities!

Spend your winter holidays in Feldkirchen, where you can easily take advantage of a different ski resort each day, enjoy romantic winter walks and fun-packed hours ice-skating on lake Maltschacher See and Flatschacher See.


Only a few kilometres from Feldkirchen lies a skiing paradise for the whole family – the friendly winter resort Simonhöhe in St. Urban. Well-groomed and secure slopes as well as cozy places to stop for a drink or something to eat round off the perfect skiing day. Simonhöhe resort offers flat hills providing the ideal terrain for beginner skiers whether children or grown-ups. However, pistes of all degrees of difficulty make sure also experienced skiers can challenge their proficiency.


Winter magic reveals its fascination with terrain for active alpine skiing, action-packed toboggan rides, romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides or show-shoe hikes, the region of Hochrindl will ensure another perfect winter day with memorable hours for the entire family. The ski resort Hochrindl is just a 20 minutes’ drive by car or bus from Feldkirchen.


From Feldkirchen it only takes 30 minutes by car to get to the most centrally located ski resort of all Carinthia offering 15 modern lift facilities with a total of 51 km of pistes. Natural hilly slopes leading in all directions fulfill every expectation you may have on a varied skiing day which might come to an end in one of the many cozy, inviting ski huts. Pure enjoyment for both beginners and experienced skiers. Those looking for relaxation after an active day out in the snow will feel particularly well in the Therme Warmbad Villach thermal spa! Visitors with a Gerlitzen ski pass are entitled to a 50% discount.

Turracher Höhe

The winter resort Turracher Höhe is one of Austria’s most reliable snow regions and just a 30 minutes’ car drive from Feldkirchen. 38 piste kilometres of all levels of difficulty guarantee unlimited variety. Steep hills, off-piste runs as well as perfect downhill slopes for carvers ensure ultimate winter fun. Those still in need of improving their skiing or snowboard skills will be prepared for the slopes by experienced ski school professionals. But at Turracher Höhe also non-skiers are offered plenty of off-slope activities to choose from: cross-country skiing on 15 km tracks, ice skating on lake Turracher See, guided snowshoe hiking and rides on the spectacular Alpen-Achterbahn Nocky Flitzer , the alpine roller coaster, promise that a day at Turrach will be unforgettable for the entire family!

Bad Kleinkirchheim – St. Oswald

100 kilometres of pistes, 25 modern lift facilities and 23 ski huts ensure diverting outings in the ski area of Bad Kleinkirchheim – St. Oswald. While the little ones are entertained in the children’s wonderland, the grown-ups can test their skills on the speed measurement piste. Try your hand at the “Style Check” where professional skiers will take a look at your skiing style.

Fun in the snow away from the slopes with a varied offer: cross-country skiing, winter hiking, horse-drawn sleigh ride or dog sled safari provide sheer winter enjoyment.

From the slopes to the spas – unwind in the thermal spas Römerbad or St. Kathrein and take a deep breath after an exciting day out in the snow. And all this is just a 30 minutes’ drive from Feldkirchen!


Just 30 minutes by car from Feldkirchen, Falkert, at an altitude of 1,700 up to 2,300 m, is the highest situated skiing village in Carinthia offering perfect conditions without any hectic on overcrowded slopes. Children as well as beginners will feel particularly well in Heidi's ski park & Peter's snow land, carvers and snowboarders will love the wide downhill slopes and those interested in ski touring will enjoy the breathtaking view from Falkert summit.