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Solden, Austria

Solden, Austria is the largest municipality in the country. The tourists outnumber the inhabitants by almost five times, the ratio being approximately 3,500 to 15000.
The principal village of Solden is at 1,368 m above sea level. The tallest peak is the Wildspitze at 3,768 m the second highest mountain in Austria after the Großglockner.

Location - The coordinates of this well known ski resort are 46°58' N 11°00' E.

Reaching there - Solden, Austria can be easily reached by international flights to Innsbruck airport, and then taking a mesmerizing ride up to Solden, Austria in a rented vehicle . Whether a cool summer retreat or a winter ski extravaganza, whatever your plans, a car ride to Solden, Austria will always cheer you up by its breath taking beauty - either flourishing green in summer or immaculately white in winter.

Sightseeing - Solden, Austria by itself provides a thriving ski scene during the day and a vibrant nightlife, but it is the natural beauty of the place which wins hands down . Moreover the nearby town of Innsbruck provides a preferred place of excursions for travelers due to of its numerous museums and castles. Shopping expeditions are another good excuse to visit Innsbruck.

Accommodations - Solden, Austria offers a huge number of option to travelers. The resort plays host to about 15,000 ski enthusiasts during the peak season , accommodating almost all budgetary and comfort level needs.

ther features - The 1st Alpine Skiing World Cup race of the year generally takes place there. But, the scheduled race for 2006 was called off due to inclement weather . It is also the venue of an annual wine presentation ceremony attended by the prominent wine producers of Austria . Solden, Austria also has a small but much appreciated spa.