Top 10 best ski resorts in the world
Very soon the lovers of skiing and snowboarding will conquer the mountain tops and enjoy the speed. “As we arrive here at the precipice of a new winter, we’re pleased once again to offer you the Forbes Top 10 U.S. Ski Resorts. These are the best ski resorts in the United States. The mountains haven’t moved and what constitutes snow hasn’t changed, but this year’s list was put together with an intensity of purpose and breadth of inputs that bests our previous efforts. We analyze more data and more of what matters for ski trips and for what makes the best ski resorts.” – write magazine Forbes.
Bansko is situated at the foot of the Pirin Mountains in the south-west of the country. In this ancient city in addition to a large number of hotels in a variety of museums and other cultural activities. The total length of the slopes – 75 kilometers.
2.Sierra Nevada, Spain
Sierra Nevada has the largest mountain route in Europe. When it’s good weather, there is a beautiful view on the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlas Mountains in Morocco. The total length of the ski slopes – 65 kilometers.
The capital of the last Olympic Winter Games is proud of its resort village of Krasnaya Polyana, located near the Black Sea on the south side of the Greater Caucasus mountain range. The proximity to the Black Sea provides excellent conditions for skiing – snow here at the same time light and slippery (wet). Sochi includes 200 kilometers of trails furnished in three different resorts.
Bavarian ski resort is less famous than its neighbor – Garmisch-Partenkirchen. This peaceful and quiet town is ideal for family holidays and combines several routes for skiing. The length of the lines – 60 kilometers.
5.Ordino Arcalis and Andorra
It is the most distant sky resort from the capital city . Andorra ski resort is a single Vallnord ski area. However, the distance from the city is the main advantage of this place: only here you can find some interesting slopes, scenic wild gorges and vast territory of the off-piste. Unusual silence, which is only possible in the mountains, makes this resort a great place to relax with family. The total length of highways – 89 kilometers.
This is one of the most famous resorts in the Pyrenees, located near the capital of Andorra and the Spanish border. A great choice for skiers primary and secondary levels. The total length of highways – 89 kilometers.
7.Sallent de Gallego (Formigal), Spain
Another quite popular resort in the Spanish part of the Pyrenees Mountains, located in the Tena Valley, just 5 kilometers from the French border. There are many options for freeride, which certainly will appeal to advanced skiers and snowboarders. The total length of trails – 140 kilometers.
8.Serre Chevalier, France
Serre Chevalier – one of the most southern resorts in the Alps and one of the largest in Europe. It is located near the Italian border and includes several dozens of small mountain villages. The total length of trails – 250 kilometers.
These are two of the resort in town, which are part of Saldeu El Tarter, located in the Pyrenees, 17 kilometers from the capital of Andorra. The resort is famous for its ski school. The total length of highways – 90 kilometers.
10.Pas de la Casa, Andorra
One of the largest and most famous resorts in Andorra, located in close proximity to the French border. The city full nightlife, there are plenty of shops, bars and restaurants. In addition, it is the highest ski resort in the Pyrenees. The total length of trails – 100 kilometers.