based: East Sussex, UK
Offering yoga retreats and holidays in the UK and overseas, AdventureYogi specialises in holidays that combine yoga with adventure activities like surfing, hiking, mountain biking, climbing, snowboarding and skiing; or in retreats to simply relax and restore. Stay somewhere special, feel energised by yoga, relaxed by massage and invigorated by delicious vitality foods.
| retreats | yoga | holistic/wellness/wellbeing | massage | detoxification | diving/snorkelling | surfing | walk/trek/hike | ski/snowboard | mountain biking | UK | Worldwide |
Alpine Elements Featured Site
based: London, UK
Skiing and snowboarding holidays in the best resorts of the French and Austrian Alps (covering the resorts of: La Plagne, La Tania, Les Arcs, Les Gets, Meribel, Morzine, St Anton, Tignes and Val D'Isere) – each selected for their snow record, skiing quality and value-for-money – full week packages and short breaks.
| ski/snowboard | ski weekend/breaks | family skiing/snowboard | Europe |
Balkan Holidays Featured Site
based: London, UK
Specialists for ski and snowboard holidays in Bulgaria, Romania, Slovenia and other Balkan resorts. These resorts offer excellent value-for-money, with cheap après-ski and great skiing. Friendly, patient English-speaking instructors make them ideal for beginners learning to ski or board, while there are also more challenging runs for the experienced. Weekend breaks and full week packages available. Flights from local airports.
| ski/snowboard | ski weekends/breaks | family skiing/snowboard | Bulgaria | Romania | Slovenia | Macedonia | Montenegro |
visit site» [winter & ski]
Ski and snowboard trips for 18–35 year-olds. There's no specific winter sports search, so scroll down for several trips to Austria (coach or meet them there); or try The Powder Rush exploring Canada with skiing and boarding options. Or even the ultimate trips – New Zealand ski/board holiday (June–August); or Japan, combining a tour with a ski adventure as a package.
| ski/snowboard | UK | Europe | Canada | New Zealand | Japan |
Crystal Ski Holidays Featured Site
Established snowboard and ski holiday specialist with packages in the most popular resorts in Europe, Scandinavia, Canada and the US. Offering everything from beginners trips to luxury breaks, from family/group packages to its pick of the best snowboarding resorts. An excellent place to look for deals too!
| ski/snowboard | family skiing/snowboard | singles skiing | for people with a disability | Europe | Scandinavia | N America |
Highlife Ski & Snowboard
based: Dublin, Ireland
Skiing and snowboarding holidays from Ireland to Val d'Isere, Meribel and Morzine in the French Alps; with flights departing from Belfast and Dublin with a fully bonded and licensed travel company.
| ski/snowboard | France |
Inghams Featured Site
Resort based skiing and snowboarding holidays from experienced wintersports holiday experts. Serving resorts in Andorra, Austria, Canada, Switzerland, Lapland/Finland, France, Italy, Slovenia and the USA. Inghams fly from 25 local UK airports and also offer self drive and train options.
| ski/snowboard | family skiing/snowboard | ski weekend/break | Europe | USA | Canada |
Pierre & Vacances
Ski holidays in France, with ski apartments and chalets in over 30 resorts in the French Alps and 6 resorts in the Pyrenees Andorra region. For skiers and boarders Pierre & Vacances offers quality serviced apartments (all with WiFi), special discounts on ski hire, easy to book lift passes and a lowest price guarantee.
| ski/snowboard | ski weekends/breaks | family skiing/snowboard | France | Andorra |
Epic trips for people 18–30; ski and snowboard trips include the Austrian Alps at Kirchdorf in Tyrol (Dec to March); a fantastic Queenstown based New Zealand ski/snowboard trip (July to Sept); and an amazing Japan ski/boarding trip, Hakuba to Tokyo (Dec to March); as well as a range of 'Ski Combo' trips which combine wintersports with other adventures.
| ski/snowboard | group | Europe | New Zealand | Japan | North America |
A regularly changing selection of skiing, snowboarding and other snow based trips, holidays and tours worldwide. Including a good selection of piste based trips for boarders and skiers to destinations that include Austria, France, Spain, Switzerland, Canada, New Zealand and even Japan!
| ski/snowboard | ski mountaineering/touring | cross-country skiing | nordic ski touring | Worldwide |
Disability Snowsport UK
based: Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK
Wintersports holidays and courses for people with a disability.
| for people with a disability | ski/snowboard | working/volunteer holidays | Europe | USA | Scotland |
based: London, UK
A youth charity which uses a unique combination of skiing, snowboarding and life-skills programmes in its support of inner-city young people.
| ski/snowboard | UK | Europe |
Bulgaria makes a good choice for a real value-for-money wintersports holiday and Balkan Holidays offer Bulgaria's top resorts for less.
The resorts of Bansko, Borovets and Pamporovo offer excellent facilities, wide groomed pistes and unbeatably priced apres ski. Take your pick:
Bansko – makes a excellent alternative to the Alps. It's a up to date resort offering wonderful scenery and excellent ski facilities, built around a modern lift infrastructure.
Borovets – is considered to be the liveliest of Balkan Holidays winter resorts with great skiing and fantastic apres ski.
Pamporovo – is known as the sunniest mountain resort in Europe. It offers excellent ski conditions particularly suited to beginner and intermediate skiers.
EUROPE: Last minute ski holiday deals
Cut the price of your skiing or boarding holiday by opting for a last minute deal. Alpine Elements have a page full of web only prices and a last minute offers on their holidays and short breaks in France and Austria, many with up to £100 off.
In addition, there are a range of other offers to ensure you get better value from your ski or boarding trip – offers such as: (BOGOF) buy-1-get-1-free lift passes, 8 or 9 days for the price of 7, family ski offers, or 'all inclusive' deals.
NEW ZEALAND: July to September down under
Described as the ultimate adrenaline adventure this ski/boarding trip is based in Queenstown, New Zealand, and takes you to the Coronet Peak and and Remarkables Ski areas for four days skiing or boarding.
There will also be options to see the dramatic New Zealand landscape, from mirror-like lakes to soaring peaks; and opportunities to have a go at a great range of other adrenaline activities such as jet boating, bungy jumping, canyon swinging, horse riding and skydiving.
These are group trips are specifically designed for people 18 to 30 – come and enjoy the fun and share the experience!
Travel Insurance for everyone!
Short-stay, long-stay or annual multi-trip? Navigator Travel Insurance» offer general travel and holiday insurance for families, couples or individuals, as well as specialised policies for backpacking trips, volunteering abroad, gap years and student travel. They also offer a wide range of policies offering cover for adventure travel and hazardous sports and activities, covering things like motorcycling, paragliding, scuba diving, bungee jumping, whitewater rafting, martial arts, skiing, rugby and polo.