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Hintertux, Austria(8)

SUMMERSKIING RIGHT NOW!! The Ski & Glacier World Zillertal 3000 can be found at an amazing altitude of up to 3,250 m above sea level. Guaranteed snow and the possibility of year-round skiing on the glacier. The lift system up to the glacier is impressive, with three new consecutive funitels which whisk you up to the […]

Tignes, France

SUMMERSKIING RIGHT NOW! With one of the main resort villages at 2100m and a high point of 3455m, Tignes’ altitude means you can ski here for 10 months of the year. From mid-November it’s possible to descend from the top of the Grande Motte glacier to the funicular station at Val Claret, a drop of […]

St. Anton, Austria

St. Anton is one of the world’s best known resorts. Its exciting terrain attracts the hard-core skiers and has hosted the Alpine Skiing World Championships on several occasions. St. Anton’s reputation also extends to its famous après ski and it certainly has developed in to a cult ski resort, a “must-visit” for all true skiers. Along […]

Livigno, Italy

Livigno (1816m) is a year-round Alpine destination and one of the main winter resorts in the Alps. Its geographical position, together with its high altitudes, makes Livigno a winter paradise with heavy snowfalls from late November until early May. An extensive network of snow making facilities, covering up to 70% of the terrain, ensures that the […]

Ischgl, Austria

One of the biggest interconnected ski areas in Tyrol and with a reputation for après-ski and a formidable list of nightclubs. However Ischgl has wider appeal as a high-quality resort to suit all. The family-friendly slopes are perfect for the majority of skiers, while the grooming and snow-making are in a league of their own. The area […]

Val Thorens, France

Val Thorens is the highest altitude resort in Europe and the highest point in the 3 Vallées ski area – one of the largest ski areas in the world with over 600 kilometres of runs. It is situated in a vast natural cirque overlooked by 6 glaciers so you can ski in the sunshine all […]

Zermatt, Switzerland

You won’t get any higher…the mountain lifts in the Zermatt and the surrounding areas take you to the highest heights in the alps – up to 3,883 m. No other words than “Wow” to cover that. The resort has 200 km of pistes across three linked sectors – Sunnegga-Blauherd-Rothorn, Gornergrat-Stockhorn and Trockener Steg-Schwarzsee. Due to […]

Söll, Austria

Söll has long been popular with beginners and intermediates, attracting both youths and families looking for fun of different kinds. The resort is in fact far from ideal for beginners, but the SkiWelt can be a great area for intermediate cruising. Whether it is depends on the snow. If the weather is coming from Russia, […]

Valloire, France

Valloire is located at the foot of the famous Col du Galibier, one of the highest in France and well-known for making a fantastic scenery for the Tour de France bike riders in the summertime. Skiing peaks at 2645m and 70% of the slopes lies above 2000m which makes it quite snow sure. Valloire is not […]

Les 2 Alpes, France

Its position high up in the Oisans mountain range makes Les 2 Alpes one of the highest skiable summits. One spectacular run starts from the glacier at 3,600 m and descends 2,300 m to the village of Mont de Lans at an altitude of 1,300 m – without skiers once needing to use a ski […]

Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis, Austria

Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis is a very well-connected area and when you are on the mountain it seems more like one big area than 3 connected ones. It covers an elavation of between 1,200 and 2,820 metres which is quite high for Austria. There are trails for beginners, for family and for advanced skiers – especially the 12 km long […]

Canazei, Italy

Canazei is part of Dolomiti Superski which is the largest ski area in the world! Here you will find over 1200 kilometers of well-prepared ski trails. The most famous tour is the Sella Ronda which will take you through spectacular views during a 4-5 hours long trip around the Sella Massif. Don’t miss it – […]

Verbier, Switzerland

Perched high on a sunny plateau in the heart of the mountains, with its slate-roof chalets, Verbier has carefully maintained its charm as the quintessential alpine village of The Alps. A freeride paradise to be sure, the resort is a must for skiers and snowboarders of all levels. Verbier is widely recognized as one of […]

Passo Tonale, Italy

On the border between Lombardy and Trentino, Passo Tonale is a natural amphitheatre that marks the border between the Val di Sole and Vallecamonica. It is open to the sun and boasts fantastic views, due to its altitude from 1884 m to 3100 m. You have the possibility to ski all year round with its 100 […]

Schladming, Austria

Schladming is known for its World Cup downhill racing and is a leading resort in the Steiermark area of Austria. The ski area now links four mountains in the ‘Schladming-4-Mountain-Swing’. You will find two main gondolas, the city centre “Planai lift” and the “Planai West lift” in the western area of the town. Go for hotels near the […]

Alpe d’Huez, France

Alpe d’Huez is located in nothing less than 1850 meters and from its highest point at the Pic Blanc (3.330 m), you can test your skills on the two black trails “Le Tunnel” and the 16 km long “Sarenne”. However, unlike many resorts in France, Alpe d’Huez is truly for beginners as well, and you will find long […]

Wagrain, Austria

Wagrain is not the biggest resort you will ever experience, but it is certainly a well-functioning one and well-connected to its neighboring areas like Kleinarl, Alpendorf and Bad Gastein . “Nonstop to the top” is the motto of the ski area and three gondolas make it possible for you to float from the valley directly […]

Champoluc, Italy

Champoluc is the largest resort in the Monterosa region, a huge ski area also known as Italy’s very own “Three Valleys”. Surrounded by wooded terrain and based at one end of the Monterosa ski area (with Gressoney in the central valley and Alagna on the far side), Champoluc boasts spectacular views of the region’s dramatic […]

Courmayeur, Italy

Courmayeur is a traditional Italian resort full of character, and surrounded by spectacular scenery. The centre of the village is car-free with plenty of shops, restaurants and bars, and a fabulous après-ski scene. Meanwhile the mountain slopes are best for intermediate skiers, although experts will love the heliskiing and off-piste opportunities. As in many Italian […]

Courchevel, France

The 3 Valleys ski area is an exceptional, internationally-renowned playground. It is one of the biggest interconnected ski areas in the world. Moreover, it is an extremely accessible ski area (50% easy runs) which is easy to get around (3 parallel valleys linked together by lifts or runs over the ridges, or passes) and tremendously varied […]

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