The capital of the Tirol is ringed with ski areas which between them serve up an extraordinary variety of terrain. Add the interest of the city itself and you’ve got a unique ski destination.
Think of Serre Chevalier as the laid-back, country cousin of the A-list resorts further north – a bit smaller, and a bit less high-tech, but also friendlier, more relaxed and with bags more Gallic character.
We asked seven local professionals, Three Valleys natives and long-term residents to nominate their favourite ski runs in the area. Here’s what they said.
Going on a ski holiday needn’t be just ski-ski-ski. Here are a few of the best upcoming snow festivals, offering an alternative approach.
A revision course in a ski resort? It could well offer the best of both worlds – doing something your kids enjoy and at the same time fitting in some academic work…
Austria’s highest ski village is only 34km from Innsbruck airport, and ringed with magnificent, unpisted terrain. It currently has 70cm of snow mid-mountain.