Ski Holidays in Switzerland
Switzerland has a rich winter sports history and is a popular destination with UK holidaymakers looking for long ski runs and rustic charm.
Skiing in Switzerland is a joy for all levels of skiers, especially for those at intermediate to advanced level who can find a vast array of challenging terrain and some of the toughest slopes in Europe. Snowboarders will also be happy, with great powder throughout the season, as well as some of the best snowparks in Europe.
Ski Resorts In Switzerland
Crans Montana | Davos-Klosters | Engelberg | Grindelwald | Nendaz | Saas Fee |St Moritz | Villars | Verbier | Zermatt |
Featuring some of the world’s most iconic mountains, Swiss ski resorts are world renowned for their quaint beauty and quality skiing. Whereas, France is the home of the purpose built resort, Switzerland is home to alpine mountain villages that have been transformed into year round resorts. For this reason ski resorts in Switzerland are among the most beautiful in the world, dotted with wooden ski lodges and full of alpine rustic charm.
SKI AREAS IN SWITZERLAND
Skiing in Switzerland is divided into several regions. Easily accessible are the Vaud and Valais resorts (Crans-Montana, Nendaz, Saas-Fee, Verbier,and Zermatt) situated in the South West. To the north, the Jungfrau region's including Grindelwald and in the east, Switzerland's biggest holiday destination, St Moritz.
Switzerland offers an excellent transport network and most resorts are connected by efficient lift systems and ski buses which give skiers a vast ski area available on one lift pass. Switzerland features big verticals often accessible by huge cable cars giving skiers more opportunity for leisurely runs for top to bottom of the mountains which can be a big benefit to ski enthusiastic used to the crisscross of chair lifts and gondolas. Another big draw for seasoned skiers is the average altitude of Swiss ski slopes. Generally at a high altitude, Switzerland's are relatively snow-sure and include ample glacier skiing.
Whether it’s a fun-filled family ski break or an adrenaline rush you’re looking for, Switzerland serves it up, adds an intricate garnish and flambés it all to leave you licking your lips for the next course. There’s just something about Switzerland that’s ever so special – a magical essence that can’t be found anywhere else. To see it is to believe it… it’s time you stopped dreaming and made it a reality. Give us a call on 020 8600 1650 to book your next ski trip to Switzerland.