Home to the famous downhill racing legend Franz Klammer, Bad Kleinkirchheim, or BKK as it is also known, is an intermediate skiers paradise. With two excellent thermal spas, short airport transfers, good value lift passes and mountain restaurants and it all makes for an attractive ski holiday destination.
Tucked away in the south of Austria, this picturesque resort provides a true Alpine getaway. Surrounded by the majestic Nockberge Mountains, the idyllic town is far away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. It is a great destination for families and for skiers who like their winter holidays relaxed and with some spa pampering added in.
With 74% of the ski slopes classified as red, this is great place for good intermediate skiers and snowboarders to clock up the kilometres. With many of the slopes offering nearly 1000m of vertical and connected over 4 distinct sectors there is a real sense of travel. The quality of snow grooming is excellent and there is virtually 100% snowmaking ensuring great snow cover throughout the season.
As well as the ski slopes, the nearby Nockberge Mountains biosphere park is a great place to head for snow shoe walks or ski touring. Hire a local guide for a day of adventure in this pristine environment before returning to one of the 23 mountain lodges for a glass of Schnapps.