Scandinavian ski resorts you have to visit
Whether you always have an annual ski trip, or are looking to try it for the first time, Scandinavian ski resorts are often quieter than those in other areas of Europe plus they offer amazing views, great food, and plenty of other winter activities to enjoy.
Sweden, Finland and Norway are just a short flight away and the ski resorts of Åre, Levi and Hemsedal offer plenty of accommodation options so you are sure to find you next perfect ski break there.
Åre – Sweden
The ski resort of Åre can be found 220 miles south of the Arctic Circle and offers an impressive 890 metres of piste and off-piste skiing plus plenty of shops, bars and nightclubs too.
With a trendy, cosmopolitan atmosphere and the promise of snow throughout the ski season, Åre is perfectly family friendly and has slopes for all abilities, and you are sure to love how welcoming it is.
Levi – Finland
Boasting both alpine and cross-country skiing tracks, Levi in Finland offers beautiful views from its summit and you could also be lucky enough to spot the Northern Lights when you visit here due to its location.
With slopes for all levels, Levi also offers plenty on non-skiing activities including husky and reindeer safaris, ice fishing and snowshoeing. Plus with lots of lovely cosy restaurants to choose from you are sure to enjoy your evenings too.
Hemsedal – Norway
Hemsedal is a great choice for families due to having the largest children’s ski area in Norway, plus it has skiing opportunities for people of all abilities. For when you want a break from skiing, you can try dog sledding, ice-climbing, or snow-biking!
This resort is quiet during the weekends so if ideal for those who want to escape crowded slopes, and it well known for its evening entertainment which includes Norwegian restaurants, lounge bars and sushi options.
With these great Scandinavian ski resorts to choose from, you are sure to be able to find one that you would love to visit before the colder months are over.