Welcome to Turracher Höhe
Turracher Hohe lies in the Carinthia province which is Austria’s southernmost province and is primarily known for its many lakes as well as the majestic Hohe Tauern mountain range. With skiing between 1700 and 2200 meters it boasts some of Austria’s most snow sure skiing yet also benefiting from over 200 days sunshine a year, making it a truly dual season resort.
Although property in the Turracher Höhe is hard to find, property prices are relatively low. Thanks to a fabulous snow record and a high altitude, the village is always popular with investors.
What We Love About Turracher Höhe
It is the mountain lakes that give the Turracher Höhe its splendor and special feature. The largest of the three lakes in the area is the Turracher See which is located 1763m above sea level and has a depth of 33m. During winter Turracher Höhe offers excellent family friendly skiing, idyllic cross-country trails, winter hiking routes and the lake in the heart of the village becomes an ice skating rinkl!
Turracher Höhe is only one hour from Klagenfurt Airport and 2 hours from Salzburg and Ljubljana Airport.
Turracher Höhe offers fantastic snowy conditions thanks to the resorts high altitude. The resort offers modern cable cards and lifts that whisk you up to the mountain tops within minutes. There is also a snowpark and the ‘Funslope Turracher Höhe’. The Turracher Höhe is a small, but beautiful family oriented ski area offering hiking or curling, and there is a wide range of off pistes for more advanced skiers.
A special attraction in Turracher Höhe are the Slope Butlers, who are around the ski resort every day offering free prosecco for adults and sweets for children. Skiers can relax and enjoy their drink in the resort’s free sun loungers.
Turracher Höhe is the perfect place for families with young children as it offers an Alpine rollercoaster and the family adventure world Nocky’sAlmZeit. With its three mountain lakes (Turracher See, Grünsee and Schwarzsee), nature lovers, hikers and mountaineers will enjoy fabulous walks and scenery. The trees around the Turracher Höhe are Swiss stone pine and the altitude of this resort has many advantages – the village is almost completely pollen free!