Maybe you don’t consider yourself a skier, or you’re just looking for a fresh adventure. No problem. These mountain resort towns offer so much more winter fun than you ever imagined.
1St. Moritz, Switzerland
What’s Awesome: Some places on earth have some exceptional and unique charm that it’s almost impossible to deny their appeal. St. Moritz is one such place. As a
tourist destination, St. Moritz remains the best all-around wintersports resort in the world,
boasting a panoply of on and off-snow activities.
White Turf St. Moritz: It’ not only about skiing and snowboarding in the Swiss Alps.
Invented in St. Moritz more than 100 years ago, the race of horses on the ice, which
will take place from 04 Feb 2018 to 18 Feb 2018, exists only in this charming area. This is an important date of the social calendar, you’d better not miss it!
Opening Dates: From Mid October to 20 May 2018
Nearest airport: Engadin, Samedan, 10 minutes (7km).
Nearest station: St Moritz
2Lech Zürs am Alberg, Austria
What’s Awesome: There are quite a bunch of factors that make Lech Zürs am Alberg one of the most attractive and convenient sporting resorts in the entire Alpine
region. Among others, its charm hard to beat, excellent tourist infrastructure, outstanding
cuisine, last and definitely not least its cordial hospitality.
Where to Eat: In addition to fast food, there are many restaurants which are basically located in the hotels and serve fantastic dishes based mainly on local farmer
ingredients. The food is really that delicious, so we are not puzzled to learn that Lech had
been awarded the “World Gourmet Village” award.
Opening Dates: From 30 November 2017 to 22 April 2018.
Getting Three :
Nearest airports: Innsbruck, 90 minutes (116km)
Nearest station: Langen, 20 minutes (15km)
3Val d’Isère, France
What’s Awesome: Val d’Isère resort is deemed as one of the most famous resorts throughout the Alps. it’s a charming little village to appeal to all kinds of skiers and
snowboarders, with quite an excellent variety of things to do and a stunning ski area including the slopes in Tignes.
Ski Schools: One of the main reasons of the glory of Val d’Isère is the quality of its ski
schools. On the whole, there are 18 of them and numerous are staffed with british instructors. Progression Ski, New Generation and Evolution 2, to name a few, are a
little sample of the highly competent ski schools on offer in Val d’Isère.
Opening Dates: From 25 November 2017 to 01 May 2018
Getting There :
Nearest airport: Chambéry, 120 minutes (145km).
Nearest station: Bourg-St-Maurice, 40 minutes (30km).
Hotels in France: L’OUEST ,SAINT HONORE ,AU PARC
What’s Awesome: With plenty of character and great ski terrain, Courmayeur is a top choice for all skiers and modish travelers with a beautiful village, stunning
restaurants, and a lively nightlife. This pleasant and yet upscale resort town at the foot of Montblanc is undoubtedly one of the great snow sports and climbing communities of the Alps.
Where to Bunk: Courmayeur has a wonderful bunch of accommodation on offer, both in the town itself or on the outskirts of Dolonne or Entreves. Services including
luxury hotels, bed, and breakfast are at your disposal at competitive prices.
Opening dates: From 26 December 2017 to 13 April 2018
Getting There :
Nearest airport: Geneva (116km) and Turin (150km), both 90 minutes.
Nearest station: Pré-St-Didier 5km, regular buses run between the station and resort.
Hotels in Italy : VIA VENETO ,VEGA , BARI
What’s Awesome: Kitzbuehel and Skiing. The relation is eternal and mythical. Since 1893, here at the foot of the Hahnenkamm skiing has taken place in Kitzbuhel.
Each January, the world’s top skiers get together in this beautiful town to compete on Der
Strief: the name of the race that runs on the Hahenkamm Mountain.
Things To Do: Winter hiking and walking is a wonderful way to discover Kitzbuehel and its
neighboring villages. Thus, a myriad of well-maintained ways and paths are
available to explore, lending a unique perspective and showing the area in a very different
Opening Dates: From 14 December 2017 to late April 2018.
Nearest airport: Innsbruck (97km), one hour.
Nearest station: In the resort. All international express trains stop here.
Hotels in Austria: KASERERBRAEU
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