Sun, snow, fun and lots of packages. To enjoy the finest white havens.
Bright sun, long days and snow still beautiful. It’s time to take advantage of the last days of skiing. And promotions and packages (even in luxury hotels) designed for pure white carousels.
DOLOMITISUPERSKI CELEBRATES 40 YEARS
This year celebrates 40 years of life Dolomiti Superski: one of the largest ski areas in Europe. Its circuit includes 12 of the most popular resorts in the Dolomites (Cortina d’Ampezzo, Kronplatz, Alta Badia, Val Gardena-Alpe di Siusi, Val di Fassa-Carezza, Arabba-Marmolada, Alta Pusteria Valley FiemmeObereggen, San Martino di Castrozza-Passo Rolle, Eisacktal, Trevalli, Monte Civetta) .With a single ski pass you have access to 1,200 km of slopes along 450 lifts. An opportunity not to be missed snaps April 3, when the offer starts SuperBirthday- Great Final 2015. Those who purchase a ski pass at least four days, between 3 and 12 April 2015, will have a gift (reduction) 40 euro.
SANKT MORITZ: BIG SKI, SPA AND NIGHTS DREAM
Discounted ski? Even in Switzerland. Who spends more than one night in the structures members (over 100) has the right to pass only 35 francs a day (thirty euro, instead of 70). No exception hôtellerie luxury, such as the Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains, with spectacular spa of 2800 square meters built right on the mineral water spring of San Mauritius from which it originates St. Moritz. Opened in mid-nineteenth century and renovated several times, has kept the elegant setting of a time: spacious, painted ceilings, period photos. And a beautiful location at 100 meters from the ski lifts of the Corviglia. Illuminated by the sun for 322 days a year, St Moritz is the stage of spectacular skiing. Moreover, the ski vacation in Switzerland, was born here in 1864. The first real descent was made by climbing to the summit by funicular Chantarella, that of the Corviglia was only built in 1929. Who likes to get up early in the morning rises immediately Piz Nair (3057 m), which dominates the landscape, 100 km of slopes whose quality is from the World Cup and the Corviglia Snow Park, with 30 equipment. Those who prefer to ski long, wide and panoramic chooses Paradise (3 km). To refresh, nothing better restaurant Chesa Chantarella: skiing a few steps, large sun terrace and kitchen refined and high quality led by Ezequiel Barbuto (Argentinian chef from Italian origin) and his brother Diego, maitre. Some examples? Tuna tartare with avocado, salad of squid on a bed of artichokes and even caciucco, but there are traditional dishes, but revisited to make them lighter. Packages? The Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains (closes April 6) offers three nights free accommodation for 2 children (in room with parents), free day ticket to 1700 euro for two people. The offer including access to the spa and a spa voucher of 50 euro: an opportunity to discover the HydraFacial: a revolutionary tool to rejuvenate your facial features and smooth the skin without the use of scalpel and botox but with a non-invasive treatment acting as hydro-dermo abrasion through a delicate pen to vacuum effect, purifying the skin in deep and stimulating cell regeneration. The results? are visible already after four days. Also new is the professional support of a real coach of wellness: Mirko Colombo, through blood tests and oxidative stress, fat mass and lean body and a fitness training program and personalized diet helps to get back into shape ideal.
SKI AREA TREVALLI PACKAGES AND PARTIES ON THE SNOW
In the ski area Tre Valli (plants Moena-Alpe Lusia, Passo San Pellegrino and Falcade) the atmosphere is still magically winter with snow-capped peaks and slopes in perfect condition. For fans of skiing and snowboarding the long Easter weekend promises fantastic: 100 km of slopes, 60 km of tracks for Nordic skiing and numerous ski mountaineering routes, but also many alternatives for non-skiers. There is so much snow that you can make wonderful snowshoeing, fun slide with rafts of snowtubing and relaxing trips with the horse-drawn sleigh. In the shelters of the area can instead enjoy a menu of dishes. For the latest ski in ski areas Civetta, San Pellegrino and Arabba Marmolada-here is the special package “Easter with us”, 4 nights for 2 people including breakfast from 252 € and 40 € discount on the purchase of at least 4 day ski pass . The grand finale? On April 6, in Alleghe, with the Splash Party: the crossing of a huge swimming pool, dug at the foot of the slope Civetta, with skiing, snowboarding, floats and anything that could slip! For the second consecutive year, there will also be Bungee Human Slingshot, a giant slingshot in which the bravest will be loaded between two elastic pulled by a snowmobile and dropped back and forth in a crazy bungee horizontal. And for ski enthusiasts vintage, there’s Sbriseda, the following weekend, on April 11, on the slopes of the Marmolada. An event devoted to revive the days when skiing was a niche discipline and Marmolada a destination for a few mountain lovers. The Sbriseda is the highest historical reconstruction of Europe in which the participants, all dressed in period costumes, parade along the 12 km of track Belluno, the longest of the Dolomites. Take several breaks on the way down and a tasty menu typical arrival. The meeting is at Malga Ciapela, at 8.30.
COURMAYEUR: AT THE FOOT OF MOUNT WHITE TRACK WITH PRIVATE
From bottom to top you can admire the Grandes Jorasses and Giant’s Tooth. Mont Blanc views sweep of Courmayeur and, nomen omen, the Vallee Blanche. But if the view in proportion to be earned with a guided snowshoe hike (80 Euros), to enjoy the view from the bottom just sit back at the Grand Hotel Courmayeur Mont Blanc, the new five-star hotel, recently opened in Courmayeur. At the foot of Mont Blanc, is very well located, in an area surrounded by greenery and quiet, 500 meters from the town center and via Roma with its boutiques and quaint shops. The Hotel has 72 rooms Comfort, Deluxe, Junior Suite and Suite, a restaurant with a breathtaking view of the Mont Blanc and Giant’s Tooth, the American Bar and Lounge with a fireplace and two large terraces. The Spa has a rather large sauna, turkish bath, experience showers and route water color, a pool with massage jets and waterfall, a fitness area and three cabins for beauty treatments. The garage, which is very important in the mountains, is guaranteed to all rooms. The ski? The Grand Hotel Courmayeur Mont Blanc has, the only hotel in the valley and one of the few on the arc of the Alps, a ski-private: A field with a limited slope, ideal for starting to take its first steps with skis: a treadmill, along fifty meters, allows children and beginners to treat yourself to a descent on the lawns of the hotel. Even here, there are plenty of packages. “Easter in Courmayeur” offers three nights in a deluxe double room, breakfast buffet (or room service), unlimited access to the spa and gym, 1 dinner with a la carte menu (drinks not included), a garage and a free minibar and 1 treatment “zones massage” or “specific cervical” to 280 EUR per person, per night.