Kitzbühel is set the heart of the Austrian Alps and is easily accessible from Innsbruck, Salzburg and Munich airports. Benefiting from direct flights from London, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Cardiff and Manchester, the town is the perfect base of UK holidaymakers wanting to get active in the Alps and for those wanting to explore the entire region at any time of year. Situated at an altitude of between 800 – 2,000m, Kitzbühel has a rich history dating back to the 12th Century and enjoys stunning mountain views and a traditional Austrian feel with boutique hotels, independent shops and period architecture. The winter sports season in Kitzbühel is a long one, with more than 200 days of skiing to enjoy from October to April. Holidaymakers will find some of the best snow conditions anywhere in the Alps, with 57 cable cars and lifts, and 185km of glorious pistes to enjoy. Named the World’s Best Ski Resort’ in 2015, the resort boasts state-of-the-art facilities and a host of top flight winter events. Although Kitzbühel is less travelled by British holidaymakers outside of the ski season, it has just as much to offer in the summer and autumn with 1,200 km of marked biking trails and more than 1,000 km of hiking trails set against the spectacular Alpine scenery.