Just a short trip from Innsbruck, making it easily accessible from the airport, Igls is an attractive village in which to enjoy a winter break on the slopes.

Home to a compact skiing area, Igls is best suited to intermediate level skiers although there are nursery slopes close to the village that are ideal for those who are taking to the snow for the first time.

Experts will also enjoy the opportunity to show what they can do on the Olympic men’s downhill run that sits above the resort; providing the chance to follow in the footsteps of some of skiing biggest names.

With plenty of non-ski activities for those who want a break from the slopes and dramatic scenery to embrace at every turn, a winter trip to Igls is one that will be memorable for all the right reasons.

Off Piste Skiing in Igls

The Olympic run and the surrounding Olympia Skiworld area provides plenty to challenge the experienced skier, but there is also a range of off-piste opportunities available.

Guided tours with local experts provides the ideal way to seek out the best options that exist off the beaten track.

Family Skiing in Igls

The friendly surroundings of Igls are ideal for a families looking to enjoy a winter break in the snow, with plenty to keep visitors of all ages entertained both on and off the slopes.

Apres-Ski in Igls

There are plenty of bars and restaurants within Igls, meaning there are plenty of options when it comes to what to do after a day on the slopes.

That includes bars where you can relax with a beer in front of an open fire, live music and entertainment, and a varied range of dining – from traditional local cuisine to more varied international options.

You could also head off to Innsbruck for the evening if you want to enjoy a more action-packed night out.

Non-Skiing Activities in Igls

A range of non-ski activities are available in Ingls, which including bobsleighing, ice-skating and winter walks.

There is also a swimming pool, and access to squash and tennis courts within the resort.

As with the après-ski, there is also the option of heading to Innsbruck on a trip to explore the delights of the city.

Nearest Airport in Igls


Transfer Times in Igls

20 mins

Resort Details

  • Resort Altitude: 870m
  • Highest Lift: 2247m
  • Total Piste: 12km
  • Directions of Slopes: N, NW, NE
  • Gondolas/Cable cars: 1
  • Chairlifts: 3
  • Drag Lifts: 4
  • Good for Non-skiers
2 runs
Beginners Located close to the main resort with easy access for all
3 runs
Intermediates Plenty of areas of interest for those of an intermediate level
- runs
Advanced Some bleak and exposed areas are perfect for experts

Flight info

Approx flight time:
1 hour 40 mins (Innsbruck)
Time zone:

Innsbruck Airport