Winter-Time Activities in Lech Zurs
When you visit Lech am Arlberg you will discover a winter wonderland that includes world-famous ski areas, amazing sights of interest and a delightfully lively alpine village. As the birthplace of Alpine skiing and home to several top-class Olympic gold medal skiers, Lech is known as an international winter sports resort. In addition to world-famous skiing, there are many other exciting winter-time activities that you and your family can experience in Lech.
Including skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, snow-shoeing, sledding, winter hiking, tobogganing & even horse-drawn sleigh rides. With so many activities there is certainly something for everyone of every age including families, couples and friends. With its high level of natural snowfall, legendary powder, blue-skies and limitless winter-time activities, this is the perfect place to visit for your next winter holiday.
Sights of interest
The beautiful village of Lech has many wonderful sights of cultural interest that are well worth the visit. Including the Church of Saint Nicholas which was built in 1390 with Gothic styling features and a 33-meter high bell tower. Or you can take a step back in time at the historic Huber House museum which showcases an earlier way of Austrian village life and work. There are also many wonderful shops, restaurants, and bars just waiting for you to visit all within Lech.
Winter fun for the whole family
In the wintertime, Lech am Arlberg features many fun activities that the entire family can joyfully participate in. Along with all of the winter-time sports, there are some family-friendly hotels and apartments in Lech, including the Olympia Hotel and the Eldorado Apartments. With the children, holiday times in Lech become magical memories that will last a lifetime. They will love playing in the snow, building snow forts and snowmen, all while they make new friends. Lech also has several high-quality children's care centers and children clubs. Like children's ski school clubs where kids can learn to ski or snowboard, after which they can join the family for quality time on the slopes.
- Altitude 1,524 m above sea level
- Population 1,568
- Founded in the fourteenth century
- Part of the Arlberg region
- Home of the world-famous The White Ring
- Birthplace of modern alpine skiing
- Only location in Austria for Heli-skiing
- & much more