It is a good time now to start looking for new experiences and the latest gear if you are a snow lover. Find the best ski resorts is essential if you want to innovate and take advantage of combining your two passions, traveling and sports.
No ski lover should miss the station Val Thorens in France. Its size makes it impressive and, because of its altitude, you can enjoy it for several months. In fact, it extends its activity until May.
But if you are looking to go skiing with all the family and want a station that offers many different possibilities, the best choice is Cervinia. The Italian ski resort has long and wide tracks perfect if you're in a group. Another good choice might be the Swiss resort of Verbier where you will find a snow garden for perfect for the children to start learning this sport. Verbier is also a good place for cross country skiing. Lovers of this type of ski can also visit Chamonix, at Mont Blanc.
One of the best places in Europe for skiing and for practicing other snow sports is the ski resort Saalbach-Hinterglemm in Austria. It always has good snow and its tracks are extremely very well connected. It also has interesting amenities such as chairlifts with heated seats and retractable covers. Also in Austria, you can visit the resort of Saas Fee which has slopes for all levels or Ischgl with access to the slopes directly from the village.
For skiing and enjoy the best views do not forget the Italian resort of Merano. It is very nice and complete but not very big. Another option is Sierra Nevada in Spain, where from the top you can see the sea and which offers you the possibility of night skiing. In the Iberian Peninsula you can also find other interesting places for skiing such as Baqueira Beret or Formigal and remember one of the best places to practicer alpine skiing, Grandvalira in Andorra.
But the most glamorous is undoubtedly Lech-Zürs. This station is located in the Austrian Arlberg region and it has some very good tracks and high quality services. In addition, the landscapes are beautiful. Ideal if you run away from the crowds, as the number of skiers is limited. It is one of the most exclusive European stations, in fact, it is not uncommon to find members of the royal houses there practicing their favorite winter sports.
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