Best Places To Go Skiing In December

Andrew Parker
Nov 18, 2022

Many people look forward to the holiday season for a number of reasons. One of which is being able to go skiing. That’s right, not everyone looks forward to Christmas or laying on a beach in the sun. Some people actually wait all year to go skiing. Now you may be one of those people which means that you have come to the right place. Here we give you a few of the best places to go skiing in December. We know that you may already have your favorite place in mind. But why don’t you take a look at these destinations? You never know you may find a destination that you love.

Off-piste skier in powder snow

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With school holidays also falling in December, chances of ski resorts being booked up are high. This is why you need to look for places that are open early. One of these destinations is Kitzbühel, Austria. This ski resort opens early in December but that’s not all. Kitzbühel is also a family-friendly resort that has a lot more than skiing on offer. When visiting you will be spoilt with different mountains that you can use to ski. But you will be pleased to know that there is in fact Christmas market that you can explore. Another great skiing destination would be Cortina, Italy.

When it comes to the traditional Alpine festive experience, this resort is definitely the best of the best. While on vacation in Cortina, you will be able to use the magical 3,7 mile-long descent toward Armentarola. Now if you are looking for a resort that offers you high altitudes then a visit to Verbier, Switzerland should definitely be on your list. Here you are able to visit one of the most renowned Swiss ski towns. With that said, there is so much more you can do besides skiing, all you have to do is ask around.