Winter sports in the Allgäu

Skiing – perfect winter fun: What could be better than swaying your way upwards in radiant sunshine? Pushing off in a flying cloud of snow! We are not the biggest ski dream destination, but with our neighbours in the Allgäu and Tyrol we offer the very finest in skiing experiences. All on a single map – the Vitales Land ski association. 5 minutes' drive away from the hotel is the Tegelberg arena of winter sports. An area of guaranteed snow for beginners and advanced skiers with a 4.2 km downhill stretch. Skiing has been a tradition for many years in Allgäu and Tyrol. Skiers, snowboarders, carvers and newcomers to winter sports commute to all the regions in the Vitales Land.

Pure winter sports – cross-country skiing is fun

Let's go! If you have never yet tried this trendy sport, make a start with us! There are 35 km of well-groomed cross-country trails, suitable both for skate and the classic style. The entry is directly in front of the hotel. It is a certainly a great pleasure to be able to enjoy cross-country skiing so much in Schwangau.

Fit and Fun Tip: Ski hire

Leave your winter sports equipment at home and hire it at a reasonable price from local sports shops.

Cross-country hire skis, poles and shoes at a special price from Armins Sporthäusle: (Füssenerstraße 20 / 87629 Schwangau / Tel.: +49 (8362) 81 198 / Fax: +49 (8362) 81 864 / E-Mail:

  Cross-country Alpine ski
1 day € 14.00 € 18.00
3 days € 32.00 € 45.00
5 days € 42.00 € 66.00
7 days € 52.00 € 82.00
Ski pass prices 2017 / 2018

Allgäu / Tyrol – Vitales Land – Winter 2018 / 2019
Valid for all the cable car and lift companies participating in the ski and hiking region Allgäu / Tyrol – Vitales Land (more tariffs and information at

Ski school prices

Course times: 09:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.and by arrangement

Ski- / Snowboard course (3 hours per day):    
1 day   € 40.00
2 days   € 70.00
3 days   € 90.00
Private course    
1 hour   € 40.00
2nd person   € 10.00
Cross-country course (2 hours per day)    
1 day   € 35.00
2 days   € 60.00

Register at:
Schneesportschule Schwangau
Tel. +49 (8362) 50 56 771
Mobile: +49 (170) 57 57 993 (Stephanie Neumann)


Tegelberg, Breitenberg and Buchenberg

The Tegelbergbahn cable railway is the gate to the biggest nature reserve in Bavaria, the "Ammergebirge". The Tegelbergbahn offers you a wide rage of options. Enjoy yourself just as you wish - shining cultural highlights, beauties of nature and sporting leisure activities all around the Tegelberg, such as hang gliding and paragliding.

As soon as you come to stay with us at the König Ludwig, you can enjoy the views of the Tegelberg, Breitenberg and Buchenberg more economically. Tickets are available at the reception and each ticket covers a return trip up the mountain and back down into the valley.

Tegelberg or Breitenberg (including Hochalpbahn) Adults € 16.60
Buchenberg Adults € 8.70


Reutte cable railways

The Hahnenkamm hiking and ski paradise near Reutte / Tyrol is a dream destination for those who love nature. A garden of Alpine flowers or the barefoot hiking trail will delight you. From comfortable to extreme, the Hahnenkamm with its cosy mountain meadow huts and downhill skiing offers everything your heart could wish for to make a perfect holiday.