Friday 22nd November 2019
Day – Option One: Walking History Tour 4:00–6:00pm
Participate in a memorable guided walking tour of the legendary town of Kitzbühel – the home of skiing and the home of the World Ski Awards. Your personal guide will introduce you to this enchanting Alpine town and its stunning medieval squares, romantic alleys and famous landmarks, alongside stories of its headline role in skiing history.
Day – Option Two: Spa*
Relax and be papered in the brand new, 3,500sqm A-ROSA Kitzbühel Spa. Please pre-book any treatments* in advance.
Evening – Welcome Dinner 6:30–9:30pm
World Ski Awards networking welcome dinner in authentic Tyrolean style! Meet with ski peers from around the world in the new and stylish Restaurant Streif. Arrive at your leisure for a relaxed, informal start to the prestigious weekend. Followed by a chance to meet friends old and new in the cosy, fire-lit surrounds of the A-ROSA bar.
Saturday 23rd November 2019
Breakfast 7:30 onwards
The perfect start to a perfect day – a sumptuous breakfast of champions at Restaurant Streif, with panoramic views of the world-famous Hahnenkamm.
Day – Option One: Ski Hahnenkamm 8:30am – 2:30pm
Experience an unforgettable day of private skiing on the legendary Kitzbühel slopes. A gourmet, mountain top lunch will be provided with some very special guests in attendance. Skis and boots will be provided. A thrilling, memorable day ahead of ski tourism's biggest evening of the year!
Day – Option Two: Walking in the Kitzbühel Alps 9:00am – 2:30pm
Take a visit to some of the Alps most breath-taking landmarks with awe-inspiring views. The leisurely hike will include a visit to the start house of the world-famous Streif on the Hahnenkamm. You will then convene with the ski party for a gourmet networking lunch on the mountain.
Day – Option Three: Spa*
Relax and re-energize in the brand new, world-class A-ROSA Kitzbühel Spa. Time to look and feel your best as the red carpet awaits. Please pre-book any treatments* in advance.
* additional charge
Evening – 7th Annual Wold Ski Awards Gala Ceremony 7:00pm – late
The main event that puts the glitz in Kitz! Put on your best evening wear as ski tourism's event of the year begins with an international networking champagne reception in the Castle Hall. You will then take your seat in the main arena as the moment will arrive – the hotly-anticipated unveiling of the World Ski Awards 2019 winners. The star-studded evening will include a gourmet Gala Dinner, entertainment, some very special surprises and, of course, the legendary winners after-party!
Sunday 24th November 2019
Breakfast 7:30 onwards
A recharging vitality breakfast at Restaurant Streif.
Day – Salzburg Christmas Market Experience 9:00am – 3:00pm
One for the bucket list! An opportunity to see magical Salzburg in all its festive pomp and to visit its world-famous Christmas market. Dating back to the 15th Century, the Salzburger Christkindlmarkt is one of the festive season’s must-do experiences as Mozart’s fairy-tale city is transformed into a winter wonderland. What better way to wrap up your World Ski Awards weekend than a trip to one of Austria’s most romantic festive traditions and the opportunity to buy those special Christmas gifts for loved ones at home. There will be plenty of time to explore Salzburg’s old town as the market is located in the Cathedral Square, at the foot of the Hohensalzburg fortress and at the very heart of the medieval centre.