Skiing in Serfaus, Fiss and Ladis

The three historical villages of Serfaus, Fiss and Ladis are situated on a sunny high plateau at an altitude of 1,200 to 1,400 metres above the Tyrolean Inn valley, surrounded by the mighty Samnaun group and Otztal Alps (approximately 3,000 metres high).

The Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis holiday region is one of a kind, with a magnificent landscape and an overwhelming range of activities and quality offerings to choose from.

The expert of holidays for families and mountaineers is renowned for its range of cool events and sport offerings eg, walking, climbing, cycling, swimming, paragliding, skiing, horseback riding etc.

Getting there:

  • The closest airport is Innsbruck (100km away)  but it is also possible to fly to Munich, Friedrichshafen or Zurich.
  • The closest railway station is at the bottom end of the Paznaun valley in Landeck jut 30 minutes away.

Skiing in Serfaus, Fiss and Ladis

Everything is there for ski fans!

There is no such thing as waiting for the lift in Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis because up to 90,000 winter sport enthusiasts can be transported per hour.

Snowboarders have their own fun parks and a huge free ride area, carvers also have their own carving run and speed freaks can enjoy two permanent racing runs on which they can compete against their friends.  

Feel Good Stops

As wonderful as the ski runs are in Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis, there are plenty of good reasons for taking a break away from the pistes from time to time. Many feelgood stops await winter sports enthusiasts who like to kick back and relax every now and then.

Enjoying a feelgood experience is what it’s all about! Choose between ergonomic loungers, comfortable hammocks or chilled-out lounge furniture which have been set up at particularly beautiful spots throughout the ski area. What’s more, each of the feelgood stops features a completely different design to the others. Rest and recuperate “off-piste”, enjoy some great sunbathing or simply take in the fantastic panorama around you – no matter what your preference is, it’s always well worth stopping off here for a break.

Other Winter activities

Aside from skiing and snowboarding you can experience even more action in the fun areas, on the carving tracks, racing circuits and in the freeride area!

Serfaqus-Fiss-Ladis also offers a wide range of activities off the slopes. Dreamlike trails for winter and snowshoe hikes take you into the snow covered fairy tale world, whereas ice sports enthusiasts get their full share during a round of ice skating or curling.  

There are also 10km of toboggan runs where fun is guaranteed or during a session of 'skifoxing', 'airboarding' or 'snowbiking'.

If you are looking for something more relaxing a guided Segway trekking tour will probably be the right thing - an activity that requires body control and sensitivity.  

Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis also attracts with a total of 30 kilometers of cross-country slopes in different degrees of difficulty, which can be run in classic or skating style. 

Fun with the family

Serfaus-Fis-Ladis has an area of slopes reserved exclusively for children.  In Serfaus, the winter paradise is called Kinderschneealm and is situated at the Komperdell midway station and the Murmlipark is in the centre of the village.  In Fiss, the Bertas Kinderland is located directly next to the middle station of the Sonnenbahn cableway.

Both the Murmlipark and the Bertas Kinderland are devoted to the comfort and entertainment of children and include conveyor belts, the Dinowald dinosaur forest, zoo, Berta's Indian village, Fiss Cave World, children's stage, playground, happy sledge run, race tracks, climbing tower, carousel, adventure track, skidoo tracks, kids' snowmobiles, fun area, action tent, the Murmli Trail and Bear Run (multimedia ski run). 

Three adventure restaurants just for children are provided especially for Ski School children and offer a large range of fun and adventure during the lunch break.

Toddler care is also offered at the Murmli Creche in Serfaus and Bertas Kindergarten in Fiss-Ladis. 

Family Coaster Schneisenfeger

The  Schneisenfeger, a summer and winter toboggan run for the whole family, for lots of sledging fun. The route extends from Alpkopf to Högsee – the entrance is in an old sawmill right by the new Seealm Hög Restaurant at 1,820 m.

From here, you are pulled up to Alpkopf and seated in the toboggan. On the way up, you can already learn some exciting details about the timber industry. From the top, all toboggan lovers whiz down a specially designed 1.5 km route to the new Experience Park Hög reaching up to 40 km/h.

Plenty of exciting jumps, 2 spectacular spinnings with 360° (from left and right hand), 10 wild turns with 180° can be expected – during the entire ride you are up to 8 metres above the ground.

Crystal Cube

If you are seeking culinary delights at a whole new level, you can now find them in a unique location: The Crystal Cube. Close to the “Z1” viewing platform, at a height of 2,600 m you will find a larger-than-life inclined cube structure. The exterior is made from mirrored glass, meaning that no one can peek in from the outside, which gives you an extra-terrestrial feel. But as soon as you step inside the cube, your perspective changes dramatically. Thanks to a facade made entirely from glass, you have fantastic 360-degree views of the winter mountain panorama. Furthermore, the inclined position of the cube creates the impression that you are perched on the face of the mountain.

Staying in Serfaus, Fiss and Ladis

We offer a range of hotels and apartments

Some are on request and, if you cannot see what you need, do get in touch as we have a range of further apartments available that are extra to our allocation

Getting here:

The closest airport is Innsbruck (100km away)  but it is also possible to fly to Munich, Friedrichshafen or Zurich.

Should you prefer to drive, we can assist with ferry or tunnel crossings.

The closest railway station is at the bottom end of the Paznaun valley in Landeck jut 30 minutes away; we can arrange trains for you from London (not direct) - more detail at travel arrangements

Got some questions about the resort?

Call us on 0203 137 7678;  email us your questions or;

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What we like

  • The facilities and slopes are designed with children and parents in mind, though there is also plenty of terrain for advanced and expert skiers.
  • Snow reliability is guaranteed not only by the altitude but also by snow making systems for 80% of slopes.

Ski Area

  • 214 skiable kilometres of slopes
  • 162 metric kilometres of slopes
  • 460 hectares
  • 47 km blue/easy 
  • 123 km red/medium 
  • 28 km black/difficult
  • 16 km routes 
  • 1 underground cable railway (The Serfaus Dorfbahn)
  • 11 cable cars
  • 16 chairlifts (2x 8-seater, 7x 6-seater, 7x 4-seater)
  • 11 t-bar lifts
  • 29 conveyor belts and ski tows


  • Guarantee of snow until Spring
  • 80% of pistes with artificial snow
  • 90,000 people can be transported per hour
  • State of the art cable car technology
  • Night time skiing and tobogganing
  • 2 permanent racing runs

Top things to do

  • The multiple snow parks in Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis offer a rich variety to freestylers of all ability levels. 
  • Daily you can hop aboard next to the snowcat rider and experience their daily work at first hand. A maximum of one adult and one child (up to 10 years or 1.30 metres) can ride in a piste preparation machine
  • The Dorfbahn is an underground driverless cable railway with air cushion suspension which operates in the municipality of Serfaus. It is considered to be the world’s smallest and highest air cushion subway.
  • The Fisser Flieger resembles a large hang glide and can carry four passengers at a time. It accelerates fast and races at 80 kilometres per hour at heights of between 8 and 47 metres above the Möseralm. Make sure that you don’t miss this feeling!

Some different experiences to enjoy in the region

Z1 - Panorama Platform

  • Situated 2,600 metres above sea level near the Almbahn mountain terminal right on the Zwölferkopf - the platform is well worth a visit

Ski Insurance

  • Ski insurance is a requirement when booking our holidays

    If you have a policy in place - that's great - if not the policy on our site is available from MPI  This covers all the key areas.

  • Schlosshotel Fiss


    (£pp on std occ)


    With its unique location, outstanding cuisine, luxurious accommodation and 5000 m² spa facilities, the Schlosshotel guarantees your perfect holiday.

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  • Hotel Tirol


    (£pp on std occ)


    Comfort, culinary delights and exceptional experiences – that’s what the Hotel Tirol on the sunny Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis plateau is all about. The Alpine lifestyle hotel is located in the heart of the mountain village of Fiss at an altitude of 1,436m.

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