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Hintertux Glacier awards and achievements



Also this year the Hintertux Glacier has been honoured three times by Skiresort.de!

Insider Tip: Leading ski resort with up to 60 km of slopes

Hintertux Glacier has been distinguished as leading ski resorts with up to 60 km of slopes by Skiresort.info in 2016, the world’s largest test portal for ski resorts.

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skilike.com has examined between November 2014 and February 2016 Austrian ski resorts and assessed by testers on site on a point system. The team of testers consists of professional skiers, ski- and snowboard instructors and passionate winter travelers. Each ski area is rated in 6 categories: pistes, snowpark, freeride, family-friendly, apres ski and leisure facilities. In each category, every ski resort can obtain points from  0 to 5 (stars) .The overall score is the sum of all points.

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As already in the season 2014/15 is the test winner in the category snow reliability is again Hintertux Glacier!
Even the title "Insider Tipp - Leading ski to 60 km of slopes" was awarded again.

Tourispo Award Eispalast

The Nature's Ice Palace at the Hintertuxer glacier got honoured by Tourispo as a top excursion destination.

Tourispo Award

The Hintertuxer glacier got honoured by Tourispo as a top excursion destination for families.

Also this year the Hintertux Glacier has been honoured twice by Skiresort.de!

The Hintertux Glacier was presented with an impressive 15 awards by the renowned Skiresort.de Test Team!

After the Hintertux Glacier was awarded the prestigious “Best Glacier Skiing Region of the World” in 2011, we were pleased to receive another 16 awards this year. The world’s leading test portal for skiing regions carefully examined all features of our glacier resort and released the result – 4,2 out of 5 possible stars – in their detailed test report on July 7, 2012.

The Hintertux Glacier was named “Best Glacier Ski Resort” at the 11th Top-of-the-Mountains Touristic Award Ceremony 2014 on 12.12.2013.

The team from Snow-online.de tested the Hintertux Glacier resort and presented it with 3 awards.
Top Ski Resort, Top Lift System and Top Snow Reliability.

  • Top Piste Grooming 2009
  • Top Freestyle Area2009
  • Top Skiing region 2009
  • Top Snow Reliability 2009
  • Top Piste Grooming 2009
  • Top Freestyle Area2009
  • Test winner in Snow Reliability category 2006/07

The „Fire Brigade Friendly Employer“ award was presented to the Zillertaler Gletscherbahn GmbH & CO KG in May 2013!

The Hintertux Glacier has been honoured again by the Skigebiete-Test.de Team! We are delighted to have received awards for „Top for Advanced Skiers“ as well as „Top User Reviews“.

  • Top for Snowboarder 2009
  • Top for advanced skiers 2009

The Tyrolean Ski Seal of Quality is a Tyrolean State certification awarded to skiing regions with high standards, uniformly marked and groomed skiing slopes and an appropriate rescue service.

  • International Ski Seal of Quality 2011/12 (5,8)
  • Best artificial snow facility 2011/12
  • International Ski Seal of Qualityl 2008/09 (5,8)
  • Best artificial snow facility 2008/09
  • Innovation Prize for Technical Development 2008/09 (for glacierbus 1)
  • Best Glacier Skiing Region 2008/09
  • Best Glacier Skiing Region 2007/08

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