Its winter time and the best time to gear up your Ski gear and hit the slopes. But what about the pandemic? There is sure a second wave started off in a few nations, but the good news is that there are still some safe places and Ski resorts in Europe where the ski enthusiasts can indulge in their favourite sport. Here are some of the safe ski resorts that you can visit during the pandemic.
1. Kitzbuhel, Austria – Ski enthusiasts who are looking for some great slopes, can opt for Kitzbuhel in Austria. It is ranked first in terms of the best ski resorts in Europe and is the best place to spend your New Year holiday. The resort is open from October 19, 2020 to May 3, 2021. It also provides free of charge COVID-19 test.
2. Val Thorens, France – The place is known to give the skiers a magical experience at 2,300 above the sea level and remains the highest point of the largest ski area in the world. It opens on November 21, 2020 and closes on May 9, 2021.
3. Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy – One of the most popular resorts in North Italy and boasts 120 kilometes of slopes and provides some magnificent views of the valleys and the Dolomite Mountains. The resort is preparing to host the world ski championship to be held from February 7-21, 2021. It will open on November 14, 2020 and will remain open till April 14, 2021. People here need to wear masks at public places.
4. Zermatt, Switzerland – The Zermatt is also one of the best resorts for skiing in Europe and is also best to visit by train. It offers limitless and borderless skiing chances. There is also the Zermatt’s Snow Park that is best for freestylers and snowboarders. It is open from November 30, 2020 to May 1, 2021. People need to maintain social distancing and wear masks at the public transports, shops, cable cars and mountain rails.
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