Christmas is a magical time of year, and what better way to celebrate the season than by hitting the slopes at a winter wonderland destination? Knowing where to ski at Christmas can create an unforgettable experience, with snow-covered mountains, cozy chalets, and the joy of the holiday season all coming together. If you’re wondering where to ski at Christmas, here are Hanski’s top destinations to consider:
Located in the Italian Alps. A resort height of 2050m and slopes which reach up to over 3500m means you are assured of a white Christmas, combined with a cute village centre and piste/lift links over to beautiful Swiss resort of Switzerland.
Located in the French Alps, Meribel provides cosy wooden chalets hidden in the forests make this the perfect place to celebrate Christmas. The resort also has a wonderfully vibrant nightlife so you can party the night away.
3. Courmayeur, Italian Alps
A breath-taking glacial scenery and a chocolate box cute resort village of medieval buildings will help you get in the festive mood. You can discover Courmayeur in the Italian Alps.
A snow sure, traffic free centre with ski to the door accommodation on slopes perfect for families from beginner to advanced. Arrive at your accommodation by horse drawn sleigh, what could be more festive? Avoriaz truly is a festive location in the heart of the French alps.
5. Val d’Isere
Good snow is guaranteed on either of the resorts two glacial areas located in the French alps and with a huge range of bars, restaurants and shops on your doorstep in this end of the valley village you are assured of a wonderful white Christmas.