Discover the warm Bavarian culture, stunning Alps, fairytale castles, palaces and delicious cuisine. As the snow gently falls, the mountains of Bavaria turn into snow-covered giants, the ice on the lakes glisten in the sunshine and aromas of caramelised apples and mulled wine reach the towns’ streets. Immersed in this fabled setting, we journey from cosmopolitan and arty Munich through …

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Improve your skills with expert tuition If you enjoy cross-country skiing but would like to develop your skills and improve your technique, this is the holiday for you. Located in the Alta Pusteria, Versciaco is ideal for cross-country skiers of all abilities, with access to loipes directly from our hotel and easy transport to other great tracks around Sesto, San …

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Enter the famous 50km ski marathon in the Tatra Mountains The Bieg Piastow Marathon first ran in 1976 with just 261 finishers. Today the event has grown into a 9 day winter festival of sport, consisting of 13 races, the highlight being the 50km race on Saturday, which we will all take part in. To aid preparation we recommend you …

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Sunshine and high altitude skiing in the Ariège Pyrenees. The Ax Valleys in the Ariege Pyrenees is a fantastic place to explore in winter. For cross-country skiers it offers high altitude plateaux with regular winter sunshine and a skyline jagged with some of the most famous peaks in France. The geothermal activity in the region has resulted in numerous spa …

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Cross-country skiing in Estonia’s remote south east The beauty of Estonian winters attract people from across the world, looking for a mix of snow covered forest, fairy-tale towns and friendly locals. Our week cross-country skiing starts in Tallinn, Estonia’s compact historic city. Here we will enjoy some of the local tracks around the city and along the coast, with plenty …

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From: R 17600

A long weekend of snowshoeing in the shadow of Mont Blanc What more dramatic setting can there be for snowshoeing than in the shadow of Mont Blanc?  From our base in Chamonix, we have put together four stunning walks with fantastic views of Europe’s highest peaks.  We will explore alpine forests, climb mountain plateaus and spend the night in a …

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Multi-activity trip in remote Arctic Sweden On the frozen shores of the Lulea Archipelago in the Gulf of Bothnia, lies Pine Bay Lodge, our home for a week of exciting winter activities. Here the sea can freeze up to a metre thick, while the tidal currents of the Baltic Sea creates an exciting backdrop of broken pack ice, sometimes several …

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From: R 37900

See the Northern Lights in Finland Oulanka is always a popular family destination, this is definitely a winter trip with a difference. The whole family can enjoy lots of exciting activities and wholesome home-cooked food rustled up by our small team of expert staff. Discover the beautiful wilderness of Finnish Lapland on snowshoes, cross-country skis, dogsled and snowmobiles. Our wilderness …

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Family adventure in wilderness of Sweden An exciting winter wilderness adventure in the heart of central Sweden. Staying in the historic Villa Batstad, we enjoy a week exploring this beautiful landscape of spruce forest, frozen lakes and isolated trails. With a chance to experience snowshoeing, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing and making some new friends with the local husky dogs – the …

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Try everything from downhill skiing to dogsledding in Poland and Slovakia A snow-laden landscape is always a wonderful sight in the mountains. For some it means heading to the slopes, for others it means strapping on the snowshoes or harnessing the dogs. There are so many different options it can be hard to choose. Luckily during this week that isn’t …

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From: R 17600