Verband der Oesterreichischen Berg- und Skiführer

Technical Director: 

Corona Info

Information updated on 16.09.2021

Start date and expiry date of the measures in force?

  • 22.07.2021 - ?

Possibility of guiding for foreign (non-resident) guides, yes/no, date?

  • Yes, entry for professional and/or tourist purpose with negative Covid19-Test, vaccination or recovery evidence

Possibility of coming to the country for foreign (non-resident) tourists, yes/no, date?

  • When entering Austria, either proof of vaccination, a medical certificate or proof of a negative test or recovery evidence in German or English language for SARS-CoV-2 must be available and presented to border authorities upon request. 

cable car open, yes/no, date?

  • Yes, most areas are open

open hut, yes/no, date?

  • Yes, hotels and restaurants are open for tourism purposes. Same evidence as for entry in the country is required.

Not allowed activities (Mountain Sector), what are they?

  • None

maximum group size?

  • No restriction, only for events with 100+ pax special rules apply

Protective measures

  • wearing a FFP2 mask: indoor yes, outdoor no 

Specific documents

Links to further information