Do you ski regularly? Is skiing a trip that you and your family and friends take every year? Like most skiers, you probably already have your favorite resort – somewhere that you head back to every year. If however, this year you’ve decided to try somewhere new, then Vail could be the ideal location – you won’t be disappointed if you choose to ski here, that’s for sure.
Out of the man skiing resorts in Colorado, Vail is one of the best options. This resort is incredible, there are various activities for skiers of all ages and abilities, plus the range of slopes available are fantastic. So regardless of whether you’re a beginner or an advanced skier, Vail could be the ideal place for your next skiing trip.
Does Vail sound appealing to you? If the answer is yes, which by the way it totally should be, then it’s essential to learn how you can make the most of this incredible region. With that in mind, to help you plan a fantastic trip, below are some useful travel tips to take note of.
Get professional help
If you have never been to Vail before, it could be a smart idea to get some help planning your trip. While you can do a lot of research, it’s not always easy to ensure that you’ve covered every avenue, which is why it can be a smart idea to get some professional help.
You could choose to contact your local travel agents for help and advice planning your trip, or you could use an online service instead. There are lots of online services, such as Gateway Planners, that help to make the process of planning a trip to anywhere, including Vail, much easier and less stressful.
Be choosy about your accommodation
In terms of where you should book to stay, there are various options to consider. For five-star hotels and luxury villas to more budget-friendly hotels and hostels, there are various options to choose from. It’s just a case of finding the one that’s the best fit for you and your travel group. A great option, that’s worth considering is the area of Marriott’s StreamSide Evergreen at Vail, where there is some lovely accommodation to choose from.
For anyone travelling as part of a larger group, booking a villa that comes with catering can work out much cheaper than booking a hotel. And it comes with the added bonuses of giving you more room to enjoy, as well as added luxuries like a sauna or hot tub.
Select your travel
In terms of how you will get to Vail, you have two options. You can travel by car or by plane, depending of course, on where you live. Out of the two options plane is quicker, however in many instances car is cheaper.
If you do get a plane, take the time to research the best deals on tickets by comparing prices and shopping around. Remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the better regarding price.
Plan you time
In addition to skiing, there is a lot more to see and do at Vail. As well as having some incredible skiing slopes, this resort also has a wide range of other amenities on offer, including a wide range of bars and restaurants, shopping outlets, and spas.
The traditional mountain town is full of a wide range of quirky shops, which are ideal for mooching around before heading out for a relaxing meal in one of the many restaurants that the town has to offer. There are bars too, for anyone that fancies a night out on the town. The three best bars here are Grappa, Nest, and Turtle Bus Bar, which is moving bus bar.
When planning a skiing trip to Vail (or any resort for that matter), there is a lot that you need to consider. However, by following the tips above, you can make planning your trip much easier and far less stressful.