The Alps around Obergurgl are stunningly beautiful. Heading up the adjacent Schermerspitze or Banker Kirchenkogel mountains provide incredible views over the surrounding snow-capped peaks, powder blanketed valleys and imposing glaciers. Escaping farther into the backcountry brings even better views as well.
Best time to visit:
December to March
What’s the weather like?
During the winter, average daily temperatures in Obergurgl range from -6 to -11 ℃ in December to -5 to -10 ℃ in March. The area also receives a quite liberal supply of snowfall throughout the winter
How to get there:
The best way to get to Obergurgl is by flying into the airport at Innsbruck (INN), which offers direct flights from London, Frankfurt, Vienna and Amsterdam year-round. There are also seasonal flights here from various European airports during the ski season. From Innsbruck, Obergurgl is only 1.5 hours away by car and only slightly farther by bus