Why wouldn’t anyone want to go to Switzerland for an amazing ski holiday? It has the highest pistes in Europe and the most beautiful view of Switzerland. This holiday just isn’t for skiers there are loads of other things to do at this resort. Switzerland is the ideal ski holiday.
The most popular resort is the town of Zermatt which is located at the base of Matterhorn which is hidden behind 20 different mountain peaks. This is a unique country with an old village which has their own Swiss style chalets. The only way to get into Zermatt is via spectacular cog railway in the valley below.
Sunnegga, Klien Matterhorn and the Gournegrat are the three different resorts; these are all labelled by cable cars, the cog railway and gondolas. These resorts are for less advanced and advanced skiers with knee deep snow, you can even ski on all three mountains in one day. They also have known for the nightlife with the bars and discos available, book today with us at The Fusion Travel Group.
St Moritz Skiing
The premier ski and social resort of eastern Switzerland is St Moritz. With its stunning setting in the Elagdine Valley, perfect ski slopes, abundant winter snowfall and miles of downhill runs, St Moritz offers some of the finest intermediate skiing around. There is a network of cross country ski trails, bobsled and toboggan courses and superb après ski. The ski resort has also hosted two Winter Olympics and an FIS World Ski Championship. In the area of St Moritz there are five major ski resorts. For those not so keen on skiing, why not try one of the long-time traditions of mineral baths, mud baths and spa therapies. The nightlife is renowned for being one of the most energetic and expensive of all the alpine ski resorts.
Nestled on a vast plateau surrounded by snow covered mountains and in the heart of Les Quatres Vallees (The Four Valleys) is the ski resort of Verbier. Authentically Swiss and characterised by traditional architecture, Verbier draws visitors from afar to experience the spectacular ski runs. With a breathtaking glacier backdrop, Verbier offers 70 slopes over an area of 120kms. It is linked to the rest of the Four Valleys ski region giving access to over 400kms of slopes. There are plenty of downhill runs, cross country trails, great snowboarding facilities and four ski schools. English style pubs and French cafes make for good après ski.
A skiing holiday in Switzerland offers something for everyone, with family orientated resorts, fantastic lively après ski, log fires and glistening snow. Book your ski holiday to Switzerland with The Fusion Travel Group and look forward to a fantastic ski holiday.