Snow capped mountains, subzero temperatures, in house fireplace, snowboarding and skiing activities make for some perfect holiday destinations. Although most travellers prefer summers for their outings, there isn’t any shortage of winter lovers. If you are one of those, this list of some of the best snowy destinations in the world might help you make up your next travel plan.
Widely regarded as the nation’s best site for snow based sports, the Bavarian Alps are filled with beautiful castles, breathtaking views and medieval towns. The surroundings of this place have also hosted the winter Olympics and boast of skiing facilities for visitors of all levels of expertise. Flooded by families all through the year, this place also offers a number of culture rich museums, luxurious spas and a wide range of music events. Make sure you indulge in activities such as dog sledding, snow kite surfing and snow archery to have a ‘chilled’ out experience!
Four mountains make up the Aspen area – Aspen Highlands, Aspen Mountain, Buttermilk and Snowmass. Activities such as snowmobiling and snowshoeing which are on offer in this area make it an exciting winter holiday destination for travellers. The local cuisine and state of the art shopping facilities add to the overall experience for the visitors. A pop – up bar, the Aspen Oasis, serves Veuve Cliquot Champagne while going around the mountain.
What was actually built as a mining town has now changed into a visitor magnet. Amazing restaurants and beautiful boutiques make up the main street. Offering some of the best skiing facilities in the world, the Park City is as much known for winter sports as it is for its beautiful setting. If you are averse to trying winter sports, the city offers you a tonne of options in the form of luxurious spas, world class theatres and breathtaking art galleries.
Situated at the foothills of the famous Andes mountains, this region’s uniqueness lies in its crystalline waters and pure air. The visitors describe this place as nothing they have ever seen before. The Ski centre at the Nahuel Huapi National Park is one of South America’s biggest. Let yourself loose with activities such as horseback riding, river rafting, whale watching and ice skating.
Also called the ‘adventure capital of the world’, Queenstown is one of the top travel destinations for travellers looking for thrilling activities as jet boating, paragliding, bungee jumping, off roading and zip trekking. If you are looking for skiing and other snow sports, book your tickets for months between June and September. A visit between November and March would be a perfect sun soaking experience. Any time is a good time to visit Queenstown!
Beautiful snowy holiday destinations are spread all across the globe, thus giving you enough options to satiate your snow thrust. Whatever place you choose amongst these, an amazing experience awaits you. To help us plan your inch to inch travel, just log on to www.travanya.com and we’ll be there online to listen to you carefully. One last minute tip – keep the warmest clothes you have in your luggage!