Skiing at the Hochkönig

Ready for ski fun in Salzburg?

Find yourself in the terrific ski region at the Hochkönig in only a few minutes from the hotel. This comfort is offered by the sports and family hotel Marco Polo Alpina in Hinterthal near Maria Alm. Get ready for unlimited winter fun on the snow-safe slopes in the Salzburger Land!

Skiing until you drop

Piste kilometres & lifts

The ski region Hochkönig belongs to the most beautiful ski regions in the Salzburger Land with its 150 diverse piste kilometres and 34 modern lifts. The region is characterised by its family-friendly slopes and snow guarantee. It offers endless winter fun with a unique panoramic view of the surrounding mountain landscape for everyone.

Ski hotel in Maria Alm-Hinterthal

Practice lift right next door

From easy slopes for beginners to ski runs for world cup pros – during your skiing holidays at the Hochkönig nothing is left to be desired. The sports & family hotel Marco Polo Alpina is situated only a few minutes from the nearest lift, thus representing the perfect starting point for memorable skiing days with your family!

From one ski region to the next

Enjoy diversity

The Hochmaisbahn cable car will take you from Hinterthal to the ski region Hochkönig in no time. Go easily to Dienten or Mühlbach am Hochkönig from here. Those looking for even more ski fun can look forward to the most extensive ski landscape in Salzburg, the Skiwelt Amadé, with 5 regions in total and 860 piste kilometres.

For snowboarders, freestylers & ski-enthusiastic families

Snowparks, funslopes & more

While your offspring will be well taken care of in the hotel’s child care club, the grown-ups will explore the whole ski region with its diversity. Different fun slopes and fun parks will offer even more skiing fun, and easy variants for the challenging pistes will make skiing for the whole family easier.

Another unbeatable argument for families: is the family bonus in the Ski Amadé region. The youngest child of a family with at least 3 three children gets a free ski pass for the same validity period. Your family holiday at the Hochkönig can begin!

Ski huts & après ski

After skiing…

A ski holiday would not be complete without a stop at one of the rustic and cosy ski huts! Take a skiing break and indulge yourself in home-style cooking and hospitality. For all those who want to party a little on their special ski day, the numerous après ski huts along the piste offer excellent opportunities.


High emotions at the Hochkönig

In the ski region Hochkönig, high dreams will become true! With its 32 km and 7,700 metres of altitude, the Königstour belongs to the longest ski rounds in the whole alpine region. The Königtour stands out with its unique panorama as the entire route will always give you a great view of the impressive Hochkönig massif and the Steinernes Meer. If you decide to do the whole tour, you will have mastered 5 summits in total, among them the Schneeberg (1,921 m).

Piste plan in 3D

Experience the Hochkönig virtually

Would you like to get an overview of the ski region in advance? Then “fly” over the 3D Reality Map and discover the beauty of Austria’s biggest ski region in high-resolution pictures and breathtaking panoramic views. In the 3D world, you can also find an overview of the whole area and explore pistes, lifts, ski huts, and lookout points.

Ski pass prices & service

Find all important information about ski tickets and ski pass prices for the ski regions Hochkönig and Ski Amadé. You can purchase your tickets either conveniently in the online ticket shop, at the cash desks in the ski region, or the ticket machines.

Family holidays

Holidays at the hotel Marco Polo Alpina

Your ski holidays at the Hochkönig

Living in spacious apartments including kitchenettes, enjoying the biggest all-inclusive offer at the Hochkönig with an indoor pool and sauna, and benefiting from the location in the middle of the ski region: Your ski holidays in Salzburg’s Hochkönig region can come!