November 23, 2012
With 37 years of experience of delivering stunning
across the world's top destinations, leading ski specialists Neilson are well aware that spending 24/7 on the slopes isn't for everyone. For those customers looking for a snow holiday rather than a ski holiday, the operator has put together an unrivalled range of activities to enjoy without having to strap on the skis.
Porsche Ice Driving in Åre,
For some, the adrenaline-fuelled excitement of
cannot be beaten. But adrenaline junkies looking for a buzz of a different nature will find their winter holiday heaven in
. On Lake Åre they can enjoy a Bond-style driving experience like no other, driving (mainly sideways) on a frozen lake in a terrain used to train professional racing drivers.
For those who prefer their rides not to be of the white-knuckle variety, Åre also offers snowmobile safaris and husky sledding to allow holidaymakers to experience the remote areas outside of the resort.
Snow mobiling in Les Deux Alpes,
Ski chalet holidays
are a great base from which to try out high-octane sports, but sometimes it is nice to have a go at something which won't leave you with any aches and pains the next day. There is no better way to take the weight-off your feet then ascending a mountain from the comfort of a snowmobile. Grab the chance to take a one or two-seater snowmobile with an experienced guide and imagine yourself as
as the adrenaline flows through your body as you make your 2500m climb. The view over this snowy wonderland is well worth completing the 15km trail for - truly breathtaking.
Spa experience in Les Arcs,
For others, the purpose of a holiday to enjoy a relaxing haven away from the stresses of life at home, in a picture-perfect winter wonderland setting. For those days when they are just too tired to head to the slopes, relaxing in Les Arcs luxurious spa (which opened in 2012) is the perfect way to unwind and while away the hours until dinnertime.