Gliding through snowy mountains is a truly amazing experience. You don't have to be an expert to go to a ski resort! There are many activities that can be done with or without skis. Do not stay locked at home, visit any of the 8 best ski resorts that we are going to show you.
What are the most beautiful ski resorts?
The white color is the protagonist ... combined with the green of the trees and the skiers' suits. Everything is fun while admiring amazing landscapes. Would you like to ski at some time in your life? Cheer up, you can do it when you set your mind! If not, there will always be other entertaining activities to spend unforgettable days in these fantastic seasons.
1. Baqueira Beret (Spain)Baqueira Beret Station, Spain - F.Pallars
Modern, complete and fascinating, this is how this station is defined, the largest in Spain. It has a lot of ski kilometers (more than 150) and excellent snow quality.
It is located in the heart of the Aran Valley and, for example, on the slopes of the Port de la Bonaigüa you can enjoy a delicious beer once the day is over. Also taste some delicious tapas in their restaurant.
2. Zermatt (Switzerland)Zermatt ski resort, Switzerland - Vaclav P3k
Of the most exclusive of the Alps, this ski center is at the foot of the Matterhorn and has nothing less than the Matterhorn valley in the background. You can't use the car to get to the entrance, but It offers thousands of excursions and walks beyond the 300 kilometers of tracks.
The station has 63 mountain railways and there are a cable car called Glacier Paradise that takes you to 3,883 meters high. From there you can be amazed with a panoramic and 360 ° view of the Swiss, Italian and French Alps!
3. Aspen (United States)Views from Aspen station, United States - rightdx
It began to be valued and recognized after the 1950 Alpine Skiing World Championships were held on its slopes. Currently,It is one of the most glamorous ski resorts that exist. Dozens of celebrities choose Aspen to glide through its snowy slopes. Such is the love of the actors for this place that has been the scene of several films.
4. Couchevel (France)
Located in the middle of the French Alps, more precisely in the Haute-Savoie, it is one of the most prestigious stations in the country and the continent. It forms the largest ski area in the world with Val Thorens, Les Menuiers and Meribel in the Three Valleys. In total they have more than 300 tracks and thematic areas for leisure.
5. Lech Zurs (Austria)Cable car in Arlberg, Austria - dnaveh
This station is located in the Arlberg region and is considered one of the most beautiful on the planet. Glamor, royalty and beauty are words that define it. But not only for the facilities! It is a destination chosen by celebrities, including several European monarchs.
East It is one of the best skiing sites in the world for the quality of the slopes and the snow. In addition, the environment is absolutely idyllic, with impressive mountains and a village at its feet that seems taken from a story.
6. Curtain D'Ampezzo (Italy)Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy - Gian Cornachini / Flickr.com
It is known as "the pearl of the Dolomites", since In its tracks the Winter Olympics of 1956 were held. Its massive mountains of more than 3,000 meters high and full of snow are the scenery where skiers experience impressive sensations. The highest points are the Marmolada, the Cristallo and the Tofana.
The city that provides all kinds of services to those who are going to ski there is located at 1,200 meters above sea level and offers, for example, restaurants, hotels, shops and a great nightlife.
7. Grandvalira (Spain)
In Andorra this track is located, increasingly known and visited. In these facilities, tests of the circuit of the Alpine Ski Women's World Cup have been held, for example. His most prominent and popular track is called Avet de Soldeu and is appreciated by professionals and amateurs.
"Snowflakes fell silently on the icy pavement like a rain of endless feathers."
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8. Whistler (Canada)Whistler ski resort, Canada - Fremme
In the middle of the Rocky Mountains, It is the largest ski center in North America. You can spend two weeks skiing without repeating any clues! In 2010 it hosted, together with Vancouver, the XXI Winter Olympics.
The ski slope ranges from 2,300 to 600 meters and has tree-lined open slopes and many activities for the whole family.
You don't need to know how to ski, or even have a full suit. Beginners and experts alike enjoy these ski resorts, children and adults, snow lovers and those who prefer the beach.