It’s time to hit the slopes: Top 5 places for skiing in Europe Or
Beautiful mountain lands covered with a sheet of refreshing white snow, ski marks as far as you gaze, adventurous giggles, and tall green snow-wrapped trees – Europe is a beauty in itself.
Here is a list of the top 5 places for skiing in Europe
Poland has plenty to offer to ski enthusiasts
Zakopane, Poland – In the south of Poland close to the Slovakian border lies this town nestled beneath the breathtaking Tatra Mountains. It is considered as the country’s winter capital. Every year, many explorers come here to ski, snowboard, skate, snowmobile, and ski jump.
In fact, the ladder has drawn multiple World cup events to Zakopane. With 10 miles’ worth of snow and 4 lifts, the Kasparov area is one of the most popular ski spots.
Garnish Parton in Germany
The second on our list of Top 5 places for skiing in Europe is the snowbound beauty, Garnish Parton in Germany. The beautiful site of the Winter Olympics, this Bavarian ski town is steeped in history and continues to boast of some of the best skiing spots all over Europe. Resting in the middle of the German Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen is the perfect place for skiers of all skill levels. It is just an hour’s drive from Munich Garmisch ski resort and has more than 175 miles of slopes to explore. It has also been continually praised for its fantastic skiing conditions. Worried about competing for space with the other ski bums? Well, this resort has 53 lifts so you’ll never have to wait long to get to the top of the mountain.
Third on the list of Top 5 places for skiing in Europe – Courchevel France
Courchevel France welcomes you with sunny skies, fluffy powder, and enough runs to satisfy even the pickiest of skiers. This destination is consistently ranked as one of the best places to ski in the World.
It offers the world’s largest ski area, Les 3 Vallées, with 600 km of slopes, more than 140 red-black slopes and more than 180 green-blue slopes.
When it comes to accommodation which is often just as important as the slopes themselves, Courchevel is home to nine of France’s 50 five-star hotels. As the world’s largest connected ski area, it guarantees to keep you busy and leave you breathless.
4th on the list of Top 5 places for skiing in Europe – Val Gardena, Italy
Val Gardena is a valley in the north of Italy that’s flanked on either side by the mighty dolomite. It is a world heritage site and one of the most beautiful mountain ranges on earth.
It IS also home to some of the best skiing in Europe, thanks to its 12 ski areas and more than 700 miles of slopes. Yes! you heard that correctly. With snow parks ski schools and a bustling pre-ski area, Val Gardena is a ski lover’s dream. The only problem will be keeping your eyes on the slopes and not the picture-perfect surroundings.
Verbier Switzerland the Swiss – the last on our list of Top 5 places for skiing in Europe
Synonymous with two things – unadulterated beauty and incredible skiing conditions, this ski spot will leave you mesmerized!
At Verbier village, you’ll find an abundance of both with towering mountains in every direction and about 270 miles of tracks with 45 lifts service 70 different runs ensuring that the weight between runs will never be a cause for concern.
In recent years, Verbier has reinvented itself as one of Europe’s premier skiing destinations, thanks to a slew of new resorts opening their doors. Being a hotspot for celebrities and royalty, you never know whom you’ll bump into on the slopes of this iconic Swiss resort town.
We hope this blog reaches out to all the ski lovers and snow land explorers out there!
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Last modified: July 12, 2021