Austria is a German-speaking country in Central Europe, characterized by its mountain villages, baroque city architecture, Imperial history and rugged alpine terrain. Vienna, its Danube River capital, is home to the Schonbrunn and Hofburg palaces, and has counted Mozart, Strauss and Sigmund Freud among its residents. The country’s other notable regions include the northern Bohemian Forest, Lake Traun and eastern hillside vineyards.
Austria is the second most popular ski country for Britons, largely due to its excellent resorts and dedication to levels of service. The many beautiful resorts are certainly a pulling factor for thousands of people. The world-class quality of skiing coupled with a dynamic après-ski makes Austria a beloved place to ski.
Tandem Paragliding is the solution for you to get in the air and experience the sensation of flying like a bird without extensive training. You ride securely in a specially designed harness that holds you in place while your pilot flies the wing. Tirol’s flying schools all offer tandem flights and instruction for novices.