Which Countries Are Best To Ski Every Month Of The Year With Kids In Tow?

Ski Trips By Month For Families By Lightfoot Travel X Little Steps Asia

Embark on a year-round adventure of snow-filled fun with your family! From toddlers to teens, there are exciting destinations across the globe where you can hit the slopes, revel in snowy activities, and enjoy some après-ski delights. Our trusted partners at Lightfoot Travel have curated a list of countries that offer the perfect snowy getaway for families every month of the year. So dust off your moon boots and get ready for an unforgettable family snow fix, regardless of the season!

  • JANUARY: Where To Go Skiing? Japan, Niseko

    Ski Season In Niseko: December - February

    Prepare for an incredible ski vacation in the enchanting Niseko, Japan. This destination is a perfect choice for families seeking an unforgettable winter getaway. From December to February, Niseko offers pristine slopes with featherlight powder snow, ideal for thrilling skiing adventures that will make your little ones burst with excitement. But Niseko has more to offer than just skiing. Get ready to treat your taste buds to an array of mouthwatering, fresh cuisine that will leave the whole family satisfied. And when it's time to relax, you'll find a range of comfortable and welcoming accommodations to suit your needs. From cozy chalets to luxurious resorts, Niseko has it all. So pack your winter gear, bring your appetite, and embark on a friendly and fun-filled ski vacation in Niseko, where adventure and relaxation await.

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  • FEBRUARY: Where To Go Skiing? The Dolomites, Italian Alps, Italy

    Ski Season - The Dolomites: December - February

    Discover the charm of the Dolomites in Italy, a captivating ski destination perfect for families. Nestled just 300 meters from the Piz Sorega cable car, Hotel Rosa Alpina is a beloved choice among skiing enthusiasts. Beyond skiing, families can immerse themselves in a world of winter wonders in the picturesque Dolomites. Engage in thrilling activities like cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and ice climbing, surrounded by breathtaking scenery. And for added convenience, the hotel offers babysitting services, ensuring that parents can enjoy their time on the slopes with peace of mind. From December to March, the Dolomites transform into a winter paradise, and Hotel Rosa Alpina provides a cozy and welcoming retreat for families. Embrace the proximity to the ski slopes, embark on exhilarating winter adventures, and relish the convenience of reliable babysitting services. Create unforgettable memories with your loved ones in the enchanting beauty of the Dolomites.

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  • MARCH: Where To Go Skiing? Megeve, France

    Ski Season - Megeve: December - March

    Experience the perfect blend of traditional charm and modern comforts in the picturesque destination of Megève, France. Nestled above the town, Hotel Alpaga offers a luxurious retreat with its traditional chalet-style architecture and contemporary amenities. Families will find an array of delights at the hotel, including a fantastic kids' club catering to children aged 3 to 12 years, where they can engage in exciting activities and make new friends. For additional enjoyment, the hotel offers cooking classes that will ignite your little ones' culinary passions. To ensure a stress-free stay, babysitting services are also available, allowing parents to relax and indulge in their own activities. From December to March, Megève transforms into a winter wonderland, and Hotel Alpaga provides the perfect haven for families seeking an unforgettable holiday. Immerse yourself in the enchanting ambiance of the traditional chalet, complete with modern touches, and delight in the variety of experiences designed to cater to families of all ages. Get ready for a delightful and memorable stay in Megève, where timeless charm meets contemporary luxury.

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  • APRIL: Where To Go Skiing? St Moritz, Switzerland

    Ski Season - The Dolomites: December - April

    Embark on a luxurious ski adventure with your family in the captivating destination of St. Moritz, Switzerland. Indulge in the breathtaking views of the glistening lake and majestic mountains while staying at the exquisite Badrutt's Palace Hotel. With its convenient ski-in and ski-out access, you'll have easy access to the slopes, ensuring maximum enjoyment for everyone. The hotel goes above and beyond to cater to families with its delightful Kids' Club Palazzino. Designed for children aged 3 to 12 years, the club offers a world of entertainment and outdoor play areas, including a natural skating rink during the winter season. Let your little ones create unforgettable memories while exploring the resort's exciting amenities. From December to April, St. Moritz transforms into a winter wonderland, and Badrutt's Palace Hotel provides the perfect setting for a truly memorable family ski experience. Immerse yourself in stunning views, indulge in convenient ski access, and let your children delight in the wonders of the Kids' Club Palazzino. Get ready for a luxurious family getaway that will exceed all expectations.

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  • MAY: Where To Go Skiing? Ruka, Finland

    Ski Season In Ruka, Finland: June-May

    The Finnish ski resort of Ruka may be a little under the usual ski radar, but it still manages to keep its pistes open until mid-June. This may be achieved with the help of a few snow machines, but when there are 24 hours of daylight you have plenty of time to practice your turns. There’s a beginner’s park, childcare, and a Kids’ Club, and if you can all stand up straight on your skis without falling over you might well be eligible for a family ski pass.

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  • JUNE: Where To Go Skiing? Thredbo, Australia

    Ski Season In Threadbo, Australia: June - October

    This winter playground is open from June until October. It’s home to five of the longest runs in Australia which makes it a must-visit for competent skiers who take the slopes seriously (if there’s not enough snow there, don’t panic. They’re believed to have the largest snowmaking system in the Southern Hemisphere). Safe ski lessons are available for children aged three to six years old, and the quirky Animal Hideouts located across the beginner slopes add extra fun.

    Snow Skiing In Thredbo, Australia: Contact Lightfoot for customized details ([email protected])

  • JULY: Where To Go Skiing? Chile, Valle Nevado

    Ski Season In Valle Nevado, Chile: June - September

    Skiing in July? Oh yes. Families can still enjoy the endless dry powder in Chile from July to mid-September. However, July is said to be the optimum time. Valle Nevado is Chile’s version of the Three Valleys, so you have Colorado and La Parva to enjoy as well. Kids Camp is taught by instructors who specialize in teaching children aged four to eleven, and there’s also competition training for those who have dreams of the Olympics.

    Snow Skiing In Valle Nevado, Chile: Contact Lightfoot for customized details ([email protected])
  • AUGUST: Where To Go Skiing? Queenstown, New Zealand

    Ski Season In New Zealand

    If you're looking for the perfect ski getaway for your family, look no further than Queenstown in New Zealand. This incredible destination offers everything you need for an unforgettable winter vacation. One of the highlights is the proximity of Millbrook Resort to the Coronet Peak ski lift, making it incredibly convenient for skiers of all levels. After an exhilarating day on the slopes, families can retreat to the resort and indulge in relaxing and rejuvenating treatments. Millbrook Resort provides the ideal setting for family relaxation, ensuring that everyone can unwind and recharge for another day of adventure on the slopes. From June to September, Queenstown becomes a winter wonderland, and Millbrook Resort offers a perfect retreat for a memorable family skiing experience. Pack your gear, bring your loved ones, and get ready to create cherished memories in the breathtaking beauty of Queenstown. Millbrook Resort is a 15-minute drive from Queenstown Airport. The hotel operates a regular shuttle bus service between the resort, Arrowtown, and Queenstown.

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    • Millbrook Resort - Millbrook Resort is a 15-minute drive from Queenstown Airport. The hotel operates a regular shuttle bus service between the resort, Arrowtown, and Queenstown.
  • SEPTEMBER: Where To Go Skiing? Las Leñas, Argentina

    Ski Season In Las Leñas, Argentina: June - October

    The 39,000 acres of ski fields here attract a good share of professional skiers, but families of all abilities can also have some fun in the sun within this huge resort. The Little House of the Baby Lenas looks after little ones while excellent tuition awaits older children who just want to play or learn some moves early. For older kids, the ski school runs the Snow Garden (for three – to six-year-olds) and the Junior Ski Academy.

    Snow Skiing In Las Leñas, Argentina: Contact Lightfoot for customized details ([email protected])

  • OCTOBER: Where To Go Skiing? Hintertux, Austria

    Ski Season In Hintertux, Austria - Year Round Resort!

    This Tyrolean glacier offers enormous pistes of fresh powder – yes, even in October. For this reason, you can expect to see ski teams from all over the world hitting the slopes – instant inspiration that motivates both parents and children! For novices and small children, there’s a baby lift that provides access to a small nursery area, and there are eight slopes for beginners.

    Snow Skiing In Hintertux, Austria: Contact Lightfoot for customized details ([email protected])

  • NOVEMBER: Where To Go Skiing? Cervinia, Italy

    Ski Season In Cervinia, Italy: October - May

    Thanks to its high altitude, this Italian ski town can expect a blanket of snow throughout its season that runs from November to May. Accommodating skiers of all abilities, for beginners there’s a gentle slope with fun activities for young children, plus gentle blue and red runs in the Plan Maison area. If your kids can handle a medium red run, take them on a Matterhorn adventure. Their reward? Platefuls of freshly made pasta and pizza!

    Snow Skiing In Cervinia, Italy: Contact Lightfoot for customized details ([email protected])

  • DECEMBER: Skiing In Whistler, Canada

    Ski Season In Whistler, Canada: December - March

    Calling all adventurous families! Get ready to experience the ultimate winter wonderland at Whistler, the ski capital of North America. It's the perfect destination for an unforgettable family ski trip filled with excitement and laughter. From December to March, you'll be greeted by pristine slopes and endless possibilities for fun. But wait, there's more! Whistler goes beyond skiing and offers a whole array of thrilling activities that will make your kids' eyes light up with joy. Imagine the thrill of dog sledding, exploring the snowy landscapes on snowshoes, gliding gracefully on the ice while ice skating, and zooming around on snowmobiles. Whistler has it all! So, gather your loved ones, pack your sense of adventure, and get ready to create magical memories together in this winter paradise. Whistler is calling, and the fun awaits!

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