Top 5 Ski Resorts In Europe

Chamonix ski resort in the French Alps

When organising a skiing trip, you need to get a lot of things in order including your passport, equipment, EHIC cards and, most importantly, your chosen resort. However, finding the right ski resort for you can be difficult and we understand that it can be time-consuming to scour the internet in order to find the best of the best. For this reason, we’re taking a closer look at the top five ski resorts in Europe to ensure you can have a fantastic time riding the slopes.

Chamonix, France

With many mountains for you to choose from in Chamonix such as Mont Blanc and Mer De Glace, you can choose a slope that is suitable for your ability and skills. This is perfect for those who want to take the family on their first skiing holiday, as Chamonix offers the perfect combination of green, blue, red and black slopes. Additionally, there is plenty for you to do throughout the duration of your stay beside skiing. Why not spend the night at the bar with friends or take time out relaxing in your very own cabin.

Innsbruck, Austria

This mountainous region is full to the brim of exciting elements and slopes for you to ski on and, just like in Chamonix, there is a range of slopes to choose from including learner slopes which are perfect to find your feet on the snow. With a city and neighbouring village’s close by, there is plenty for you to do and with amazing restaurants and bars on offer in the resort, there is something for everyone. With this resort being one of the main ones in the Alps, it is easy to see why so many people choose to come here for their skiing holidays.

Meribel, France

Amazing skiing slopes coupled with amazing accommodation makes for an amazing holiday when you are visiting Meribel in France. With all kinds of ski slopes and lessons available for beginners or those will little experience, this is a fantastic location for young ones to learn how to ski. In this ski resort, you can find a number of alternate areas to sit back and relax when the weather takes a turn for the worst.

La Plagne

With plenty of slopes and a cross-country skiing course as well as the halfpipe and the toboggan run, there is something to cater for all sports and interests when visiting La Plagne. In addition to this, there are multiple freeride and freestyle skiing competitions that are held here each year, attracting hundreds of people to the area. If you are looking for an adrenaline rush, the Olympic bobsleigh track is perfect for you!

Livigno Italy

This little ski resort and the surrounding hotels have some amazing slopes close by. With ramps of all difficulty and high-quality accommodation, it has never been easier to have a fantastic holiday on a budget. With Ski Area Livigno within walking distance, there is plenty of skiing for you to try your hand at as well as other activities such as lessons for beginners and health and fitness gyms in case you want to take a break from the cold weather, helping ensure that you are never stuck on what to do.

With multiple ski resorts within Europe, heading on a skiing holiday with your family has never been so straightforward, not to mention affordable! The question that remains, however, is what resort you will choose.