Hemsedal ski holidays take you to a beautiful area in Norway, midway between the cities of Oslo and Bergen. It is the perfect choice for groups of mixed abilities, including those with children, as there are well-groomed pistes catering for all ability levels in both skiing and boarding. It is also good for cross country skiers. The resort sits at an altitude of eight hundred metres with the highest lift reaching almost fifteen hundred metres. There are forty-two kilometres of piste and the longest run is six kilometres. Boarders are blessed with several fun parks with rails, quarter pipes and half pipes and as some are illuminated they can enjoy night boarding. The ski schools have English speaking instructors who give excellent tuition. Hemsedal is an ideal choice for those with families as provision of childcare is good with creches from six months.
Low cost Hemsedal ski holidays.
Low cost Hemsedal ski holidays have wide appeal. If you wish to avoid crowded slopes and are looking for a snow sure resort with a relaxed atmosphere Hemsedal will deliver. Those who are new to the sport will learn the basics on the village nursery slopes. Once they have achieved that, they can move on up the mountain. Hemsedal is great for beginners as they can actually go to the very top of the mountain and and enjoy the views before taking the very easy, long and wide green run back down to the village. A truly exhilarating experience. Intermediates have a great choice of terrain with exciting reds and blues. The almost empty slopes are a great bonus. The advanced skier has a choice of black and red runs as well as some great off piste. Cross country skiers have two hundred and ten kilometres of trails. The resort is a fun playground for boarders.
Hemsedal has a range of good quality hotels, apartments, lodges and cabins with prices to suit most budgets. As you'd expect in Scandinavia they all provide high standards of accommodation, have good modern amenities and you'll always receive a warm and friendly welcome. Restaurants serve a variety of traditional fare and international cuisine. There are a number of lively pubs in the base village and although Hemsedal is generally relaxed through the week, it livens up at the weekend. Recreational activities include, amongst others, night skiing and boarding, snow scooter safaris, dog sledding, sleigh riding and bowling.
The Hemsedal ski season is long and snow sure. It opens early in November and closes in May. Many regional airports have direct flights to Oslo and Bergen which have transfer times of three and a half to four hours. You can check on the Cheeky Trip website to see if your own local airport offers a direct service. The summer months bring an influx of visitors as there are activities in this beautiful area throughout the year.
Hemsedal ski holidays appeal to all, from beginners to experts, and from families to couples. If you want a ski holiday where the snow is sure and the slopes are never crowded, a cheap Hemsedal ski holiday may be just the ticket. If your budget is rather tight, you'll be pleased with the savings you can make when you use the Cheeky Trip web site. As a price comparison site with access to the best prices from over three dozen holiday companies, all of which are in competition for your custom, you are assured of a great deal. Just enter your point of departure, your dates and destination and we'll show you the Geilo ski holiday that costs the least. All you then have to do to secure your trip, is to make a phone call. Since offers change on a daily basis, to avoid disappointment, ring the number and book today.