"Cold snow . . . warm welcome winter or summer" Ellmau by chrishc
Ellmau Travel Guide: 78 reviews and 178 photos
Ellmau is a nice size small town/village on the edge of the "Grossraum" or "SkiWelt" ski area, also known as Wilder Kaiser.
The skiing was very good despite poor and sometimes zero visibility. there is a lively apres ski scene with several good bars and restaurants.
Having enjoyed a skiing holiday in February it was great to be able to revisit Ellmau with my wife in June and see the area without its white cloak.
I have managed to take a couple of photos from very similar places to the winter pics and I think they make an interesting comparison.
- Pros:Compact village, good lift system and ski area
- Cons:Main lifts a little away from centre
- In a nutshell:If there is good snow a perfect resort and great in summer too!
Although I am not a fan of cable cars and other uplift facilities that take masses uphill in one lump, the... more travel advice
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