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Destination guide: Zürs, Switzerland
Zürs located Flexenpass has become one of the most sought-after ski resort consists of several luxurious hotels which are located in the Austrian state of Vorarlberg. Zürs comes under the Arlberg ski region and well known among the ski lovers across the globe for its skiing, more importantly, its backcountry skiing as well as Olympic skiing champions.
One can reach Zürs by car as there are smooth roads that are not closed even in winters. However, a risk of an avalanche as well as heavy snowfall. Moving four km towards the north of Zürs you will reach Lech am Arlberg, which is another well-known ski resort and is linked to Zürs via road but also through lifts and pistes. Zurs is a quite a big resort that has around 34 lifts among them there are 18 chair lifts and 11 surface lifts. This resort offers skiers and snowboarders a splendid vertical descent of 730 metres (2395 feet).
Zurs offers 54 pistes, and the total length is 69 miles (110 kilometers). Though the resort is suitable for intermediate skiers and snowboarders, however, beginners can enjoy skiing by the terrain which is offered for beginners as well as experts.
You get to have 50 kilometers (31 miles) ski trails which are a cross country here at Zurs. Along with this snowboarders have terrain park as well as a half pipe.
Snowmaking covers a small portion of pistes at Zurus. Langen, it the near train station to Zurus and Zurich, is the nearest airport, but the transfer time is quite slow. Moreover, you also get accommodations close to pistes, and you also get a free bus that links the other areas on the single Ski Arlberg pass.
The resort offers ample lot of snow, quite an incredible hospitality, sophisticated and tradition tranquility that has become the main attraction people who are enthusiastic about winter sports and this place has been attracting tourist for about a century now to its Eldorado of winter sport that lies in between 1,450 to 2,450 metres when measured from above the sea level and is one of the well-known circle among the 12 locations which is known as “Best of the Alps”.
This is not just a perfect skiing destination for sport and adventure lovers as this places offers something beyond as it has offered for walkers, food lovers as well as culture lovers.