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Ski resorts of Italy, France, Switzerland, Austria, Finland

Горнолыжные курорты Италии, Франции, Швейцарии, Австрии, Финляндии
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Ski resorts of Italy

Today ski resorts of Italy are glad to receive everyone. Ski resorts in Italy great variety, and practically all conform to the highest requirements.

By the way, many ski resorts are close from each other, and as economy do the general elevators. So it is possible to drive on slopes of several resorts at once, and sometimes and to stop by on skis in the neighboring country! For example, to France or Switzerland whose ski slopes are nearby, and sometimes and are served by the same funiculars and elevators.

What is interesting, some ski resorts of Italy are as well thermal so fans of active recreation can quite combine sports activities with visit of these useful sources. Present how great after the day spent on slopes of mountains to plunge into hot water of a natural source!

But also without it ski resorts of Italy are appreciated around the world, not without reason skiing competitions of the international level are held here. Equipment of routes so conforms to all modern requirements that the most captious fan of mountain skiing will not find a reason for discontent.

The region of driving of Alta-Badiya is located in the Dolomites on the very brink of the massif of the Sell and includes several small settlements connected with each other by the developed system of elevators. Fine landscapes, various routes and abundance of historical sights do this corner of Italy by the remarkable place for winter rest.

The resort of Bormio is an excellent place for fans of active alpine skiing recreation, and also for a holiday in the company of friends, for persons interested to get healthier also for judges of historical sights. Everyone will find in Bormio to itself(himself) hobby to taste, and we will help you to be defined with the choice and we will acquaint with what you do not know about this excellent resort yet.

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Wal Gardena is the well-known resort for alpine skiing rest though until recently the general public a little knew of it. For fans of mountain skis tours in Wal Gadena are the best gift which can only be imagined.

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"Wal di Fassa – a winter dream" - quite so it is accepted to call this place among tourists. Only in Wal di Fassa it is possible to inhale at the same time freshness of frosty morning and to contemplate magnificent dolomitic tops. The resort is interesting not only to the people who are fond of mountain skiing, but also just having a rest. Inhabitants Wal di Fassa are always kind, cheerful and try to turn your rest into a bright and unforgettable adventure.

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The valley Wal-di-Sol in Italy – the excellent place for fans of winter sports. Excellent types, excellent ski resorts, reserves – here are everything for unforgettable rest in the Dolomites.

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Wal-di-Fyemme – the picturesque valley in Italy at the bottom of the Dolomites in which the set of small towns, including excellent ski resorts is located. The largest of them – Predazzo, Kavalez and Bellamonte. These cities often choose for various winter sports competitions.

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Wal-d'aosta – one of the smallest regions of Italy, but, at the same time, and one of the winter sports, most interesting to fans. Here a large number of the ski centers concentrated around the highest mountains of Europe – Mont Blanc, Braytkhorn, Monte-Rosa, Gran-Paradizo and Matterhorn is located.

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Valtellina – the extensive alpine skiing area at the bottom of the Bernina Alps in Lombardy, at border with Switzerland. There is the well-known national park of Stelvio and a set of ski resorts: Livinyo, Bormio, Santa-Katerina, Aprika, Valdidentro and others.

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You like to combine mountain skiing with various and interesting rest? The unique resort of Kortina д Ampezzo waits for everyone. School of riding, pools, and in free time magnificent restaurants with refined cuisine – all this here.

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Courmayeur is fine hillsides for fans and professionals of alpine skiing rest. Frosty freshness, a smell of the coniferous forest, the clear sun, the blue sky – what else is necessary for a bewitching landscape? Only existence of time that to contemplate it.

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Professionals of mountain skis will appreciate excellent routes of the resort La Touil. This town in the Alps bewitches beauty of landscapes and attracts cozy restaurants and comfortable hotels.

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The ski resort of Livinyo is known not only the routes and snow cover from November to May, but also and the biggest national parks in Europe - Stelvio and Engadina, for races on dogsleds, special routes for telebrand, freeriding, ice rally, school of riding, an annual ski marathon of Skambed and many other entertainments. Besides, Livinyo is considered the best offer for snowboarders.

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If to speak about the best ski resorts of Europe, then at once it is worth remembering the Italian resort Madonna di Campiglio. At all seasons of the year it looks beautifully.

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Monte-Bondone – one of the first ski resorts not only in Italy, but also in Europe. Exactly here in the mid-thirties the last century was the first European ropeway is started.

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In spite of the fact that Pradzhelato initially intended for professional competitions in a snowboard and ski jumping, now the resort is ready to meet also ordinary tourists. The resort is good for those who prefer to sweep also across the territory of France, to bathe in the pool, to visit a children's entertainment complex and the mountain spa-center, largest in Europe, with the child.

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A variety of skiing runs of any complexity, the most beautiful places, comfortable hotels, pyanyashche-clean air is a ski resort of Sestriyere. According to tourists, exactly here each professional or the fan of mountain skis will find everything that is required for excellent rest.

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Fans of winter rest know that alpine skiing Italy – the remarkable place for a holiday. In Italy Cherviniya representing a certain similarity of Mecca for judges of ski tourism is in special demand among skiers.

Ski resorts of France

Fans of mountain skis can perfectly have a rest in France in the Alpine ski resorts. The temperate winter climate and the magnificent nature will leave nobody indifferent.

France – the amazing country in which the inquisitive tourist will find weight interesting and a set pleasant to information to spend a vacation or days off. Except magnificent beaches of French riviera are not less well-known, ski resorts of France. Probably, the best place where it is possible to have a rest in the winter is the French Alps. The picturesque majestic mountains which are ideal for doing winter sports surpass all expectations.

The finest, the resort of Courchevel stretched in the central part of the Tarantezsky valley is one of presentable vacation spots of "Three valleys". The world popularity to the resort was brought by its ski slopes and modern infrastructure.

You want to visit the heart of the Alps at a foot of the well-known Mont Blanc? Visit modern luxurious ski resort of France – Megeve. The resort of Megeve is a magnificent rest at all seasons of the year.

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Avoriaz is in the center of the well-known French ski area of Port-du-Soley (650 km of routes) in the area Rhone-Alps. The resort differs not only in beautiful ski slopes and rich opportunities of apres-ski, but also modern architecture which perfectly fits into surrounding pastoral landscapes.

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The comfort of hotels, excellent ski slopes and unforgettable rest is a resort Wal D'Iser. The set of types of service and entertainments are collected in one place and the name to it - Val d Isere.

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Picturesque snow-covered small village Wal-Torans – the most mountain and most democratic ski resort of France located in the prestigious Alpine region Three Valleys at the height of 2300 meters. It is on border with Italy and Switzerland, in the province Sava.

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The ski resort Villar-de-Lance is in the center of the largest natural park of France – Verkor, on massif slopes Egl and the ridge Predalpy Dofine. Especially attractive this town does its arrangement – from all directions it is surrounded with gorges of the rivers and picturesque ridges.

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In the heart of the French Alps, in the province Sava (Savoy) there is one of the most popular winter resorts of Europe – Climbed the ARC. Only 149 km separate it from the airport of Geneva and 214 – from Lyon airport.
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In the middle of the general joint system of alpine skiing rest "Three valleys" there is a fine ski resort Meribel. The traditional system of excellent skiing runs in connection with the equipped vacation spots will provide you for a long time with pleasant impressions.

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Samoyen (Samoyon) – the French alpine skiing station in the province Top (High) Sava, Gran entering a ski area the Massif (Gran Massif). Samoyen is located at distance of 65 kilometers from Geneva and connected to other ski resorts network of elevators. Here it is easy to reach from all large European cities – Brussels, Amsterdam, London, Barcelona, Dublin, Madrid, Berlin and, including, from Moscow. The taxi and buses provide the continuous message from the airport of Geneva to the resort.

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In the territory of the mountain area of the Alps the modern ski resort of Tin is located. Annually it attracts fans of summer and winter extreme sports here to try the hand in various competitions. Besides the resort is capable to offer comfortable rest and entertainments.

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More than two centuries, the mountain valley of Shamoni well-known for the winter leisure continues to draw attention of tourists from all continents. Rest in the resort of Chamonix will become the best recall about unforgettable pastime.

Ski resorts of Switzerland

The highest level of service, ideal mountain routes and fine weather conditions – all this is in ski resorts of Switzerland.

Alpine skiing Switzerland is a real paradise for skiers and climbers. It confirms a huge number of qualitative routes, high level of service and comfort.

Absence, even during the high season, turns on elevators, their large number and high capacity, considerable heights of an arrangement of resorts – all this gives the chance to visit ski resorts of Switzerland from November to April, and such as Tsermatt, – it is possible also in the summer.

This resort is included into the four of the biggest ski resorts of the world. Verbye is located at the height of 1500 m in heart of Four Valleys. Distance from Geneva to Verbye – 175 km, on well equipped mountain roads it is possible to reach the resort in 2,5 hours. Distance from Zurich – 405 km that makes about 3,5 hours by car.

Grindenvald – the Swiss ski resort located in the region the Bern Oberland. The town is known not only the perfectly equipped routes, but also majestic glaciers which are climbing down Mountains Jüngfrau. Thanks to this feature Grindenvald still call "The village of glaciers".

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The smart ski Swiss resort of Gshtaad attracts celebrities and other wealthy people of the whole world. Here it is possible not only to have a rest perfectly, but also to strike up the favorable acquaintances necessary for business.

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Davos – the prestigious ski resort located in the southeast of Switzerland near border with Austria. It is considered the most mountain city of Europe (1560 m) and the fan parks for snowboarders and a set of entertainments of an apre-ska can brag of a huge number of routes, excellent. The international airport, nearest to the resort, is located in Zurich (in 148 km).

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The Swiss resort of Interlaken – the amazing lake-land. Its landscape variety gives ample opportunities for all types of rest for every taste.

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The Montana crane is the known resort of Switzerland with surprising and picturesque landscapes. Here 50 marked routes and great variety of entertainments on all tastes.

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Leykerbad — the popular Alpine resort located in the mountain area in Switzerland. Here all conditions for sports occupations are created, there are improving centers, and also the opened and closed thermal pools.

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To Saas-Fa – one of the most beautiful and mountain ski resorts of Switzerland. The picturesque and perfectly equipped routes, modern elevators, various entertainments – all this does to Saas-Fa by the excellent choice for winter vacation. The ski season lasts since December to the middle of April here. The nearest international airports are located in Geneva (234 km) and Zurich (246 km).

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Saint-Moritz located on the Southern slope of the Swiss Alps is one of the most prestigious and well-known resorts. It is picturesque ski resort with the extent of routes more than 350 km.

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Ski resort of Flims — the worthy vacation spot from the three of the cities "Alpine Arena"

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The resort of Tsermatt is located 1620 m above sea level and enters the ten first ski resorts, is recognized as the best in the Alps. A variety of routes and entertainments attracts mountain skiers and snowboarders.

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"Four valleys" – extensive alpine skiing area in Switzerland. Here the set of resorts among which the most known are Verbye, Tyon, Vezonna, La-Tsoum and Nenda is located.

Ski resorts of Austria

Over 62% of the area of Austria settle down in the territory of East Alps. Here it, fundamental motive of creation in Austria of the international center of mountain skiing. All its mountain open spaces are broken into 71 fields of alpine skiing rest, on plains 800 resorts were stretched. Most ski resorts of Austria allows to enjoy a winter type of rest all the year round, and some resorts work, since November or December, and finishing April or May.

In Austria over 2000 kilometers of well-groomed routes. All devices and the equipment for rise - the latest, routes are kept in an ideal order, and schools of training in skiing – the most prestigious in the territory of Europe. The most advanced positions on the number of the provided hotels and quality of services are occupied by Austria.

In the general zone of mountaineering uniting four areas with routes over 250 km long there is a resort Bud Gastayn. It is possible to reach to it from the city of Salzburg by means of the railroad. It is necessary to pass only 90 km from Salzburg on the South, and you will catch by train in Bud Gastayn.

Bud Ishl – the thermal resort in Upper Austria. All treat here: from skin diseases to infertility. In the resort there is a big thermal complex with the developed infrastructure. In the resort it is possible to carry out horse walks, to ride mountain bikes, to descend on fishing, to play golf and tennis. Annually in Bud Ishle there take place cultural events.

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Deserved popularity to the resort Bud Klyaynkirkhkhaym was brought by various ski slopes and soft broad descents. But it is known not only for mountain skiing: the thermal Roemerbad Thermal SPA and Therme St.Kathrein complexes offer fine terms for treatment.

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The valley Gastaynertal unites 3 resorts: Bud Hofgastayn, Bud Gastayn and Dorfgastayn. Having visited thermal complexes and the SPA centers, everyone will be able to restore health, and on numerous ski areas – to go skiing, sledge, a snowboard.

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Zaalbakh and Hinterglemm are one of the best-known and large resorts to which all Austria can be proud. The resort is interesting to all age groups. Besides, it has all necessary not only for professionals of skiing and fans of extreme sports, but also and for beginners.

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Zeefeld is famous among tourists as the resort focused on occupation by cross-country skis. Advantage of the resort is the extent of a classical ski track on 250 km. Besides, it is generally designed not for professionals, and for the beginning skiers. And, above all – here it is possible to reach from the airport of Innsbruck less than for an hour.

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The popular Austrian resort of Zelden offers excellent routes of varying complexity. Many entertainments wait for tourists and in the sports complex opened in the territory of this ski resort. In Zeldena also driving on a snowboard, on cross-country skis and luge is possible.

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Informal rest, stormy night life, skiing and snowboards, convenient elevators, soft virgin snow, expensive and high quality hotels with underground escalators. All this ski resort of Austria - Ishgl.

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Kitzbuehel treats the most popular ski resorts of Austria, in particular among beginners and skiers of the average level. It is descent of Hahnenkamm known to all mountain skiers and 700 km of ski slopes

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The presentable vacation spot, unforgettable on the beauty, in the mountains of Austria is the resort Lech. A combination of only three components, such as an ideal snow flooring during the resort period, faultless quality of service in hotels and in zones of ski driving do ski resort Lech really by the most popular resort of the world.

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Liyents – ski resort in East Tyrol with abundance of sports entertainments and the developed apres-ski infrastructure, and also a large number of sunny days during the ski season.

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Near glaciers and ski slopes of the valley Otstal accommodated the resort of Lengenfeld. Extraordinary popularity to this place was brought by a natural hot thermal spring. Thanks to it, vacationers can combine active recreation with the improving procedures promoting a relaxation and restoration of forces.

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In the Tyrolean Alps the most beautiful town – Mayrkhofen was located. This resort attracts tourists from around the world. Mayrkhofen is a history, the most beautiful mountain landscapes and excellent ski slopes.

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Any amateur tourist of mountain skiing will find near the resort Noyshtift a glacial zone for driving to the taste. Total length of ski slopes makes 110 km, and they are open from October to June. Different types of active recreation and sport, hotels with high level of service - always to services of vacationers.

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Pittstal in Austria are fantastic mountain landscapes, scintillating snow slopes, many kilometers skiing runs and charming Alpine small villages.

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Sant'-Anton's resort is an excellent infrastructure, difficult routes and the most beautiful landscapes of the Alpine slopes. Fans of mountain skiing will find in Sant'-Anton all necessary for fine rest.

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Serfaus (Zerfaus) – popular ski resort and the excellent vacation spot all family. Descents of various levels of complexity, a set of children's entertainments, excellent infrastructure – what else is necessary for excellent rest in the mountains of Austria?

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Тельфс – the big commune in the district Innsbruck (Austria) uniting twelve Areas of Tyrol. For fans of winter sports from them ski resorts of Telfs and Byukhen are especially remarkable.

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The all-season resort in Austria Zell am See will present unforgettable impressions. Mountain skiers will find all necessary for spending vacation here. Fans of other types of active recreation, will also be able to choose work to liking.

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One of the most prestigious resorts of Europe located on border of Styria with Earth Salzburg Shladming is included in the top ten the world resorts offering ideally prepared ski slalom and downhill racings and perfectly equipped routes.

Ski resorts of Finland

High quality of tourist infrastructure was and remains distinctive feature of ski resorts of Finland. Almost all slopes are lit and equipped with elevators, on children's routes there is special handrail. Strike possibilities of training of children at slopes of ski resorts – excellent alpine ski schools for children and adults are located here.

Vuokatti — the most popular resort in Northern Finland. A convenient arrangement (in 40 km from Kayani's airport and in 35 km from the railway station of Kayani), compactness, the developed resort infrastructure, a wide choice of the places of residence, the ski center, well prepared skiing runs and a wide range of entertainments — all this attracts tourists from the different countries here.

Prick – a dream for snowboarders and pro-riders. SkiData, the contactless control system a ski pass, accelerates passing via elevators.

 

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Kayani (Kaynuu's) region is the beautiful place for spending vacation all the year round. Types of rest change seasonally in the open air, however we provided a large number of actions for our guests and within hotel that even rainy days were pleasant.

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Kuusamo ("The lunar city") is gate to Lapland, is near the Polar circle and in 160 km from the homeland of the Finnish kind of Father Frost — the city of Rovaniemi, in the territory of the national reserve of Oulanka. In Kuusamo a set of natural sights, more than 5000 lakes and ponds.

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The region of Lahti attracts tourists various types of active recreation during the whole year. It is possible to ski in the winter, the snowmobile, mountain skiing, to fish, sit at a fire, and in the summer - to go in for sports rowing, sailing, driving by boats and bicycles, riding, fishing, golf, mountaineering, gathering berries, to walk on the wood or to go by motor ship on lakes. You can independently do all this or under the leadership of good guides.

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Levi is located in the western part of Lapland where there are highest mountains of the country of Suomi, on 100 km to the north of a polar circle and in 15 km from city airport of Kittil. This resort is the venue of stages of competitions on the World Cup and Europe on different types of mountain skiing.

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In the Western Lapland, in 6 km from the Swedish border at distance of 26 km from each other and in 70 km from Kitil Olos and Pallas's resorts are located. Characteristic features of these resorts — compactness and privacy. Both hotels, and the first-class apartments are located two steps away from elevators, restaurants, the pool, the gym and saunas here.

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Palyakka and Ukkokhalla — the real Alpine villages in the center of Finland. There are they near Kayani's city and in only 20 km from each other. In Ukkokhall and Palyakk the uniform system of "ski passes" on alpine skiing slopes allowing to ride 23 descents. The ski season proceeds from November to May here.

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The centers of winter sports of Pyukhya and Luosto are located in 20 km from each other.

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Rovaniemi — the capital of Lapland which is at the Polar circle, the most known winter city of Finland and Santa Claus's homeland. Recently here the exhibition and research Arctic center where it is possible to learn a lot of things about life and the nature of a northern part of the globe is constructed.

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Саариселькя, the most northern resort of Lapland, is located in 30 km from Ivalo in the territory of national park of a name of the former president of Finland Urkho Kekkonen, around the highest hill of East Lapland — Sokosti (718 m).

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Sal's resort is in the Southern Lapland well-known for the ski centers. This suitable place for active recreation by all family, and at the same time — for persons interested to enjoy silence and rest.

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The resort of Sappee – the best ski resort in the Southern Finland. Well prepared slopes of the resort have the system of a zasnezhivaniye, best in the Southern Finland.

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The center of cultural life - Tampere-talo where concerts, opera statements, exhibitions, meetings and the congresses are held. The cruise on the summer lakes surrounding the city refreshes during a summer heat, and here in okrestnostny balneotsentra it is possible to lap all the year round.

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The center of winter sports of Tahko is located in Nilsia town, in 65 km to the North from Kuopio. In total here 23 routes are equipped, 8 of which are lit for evening and night driving.

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Turku - the oldest city of Finland and its former capital. The oldest medieval monuments of Turku and all Finland - the fortress of Turku and the Cathedral - are constructed in the 13th century. Fortress creates an exclusive background for all temporary exhibitions held here, concerts and programs for children. To services of tourists - shop of souvenirs and cafe.

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Chemical wasps — constantly growing and developing resort, here every year there take place the various sporting events which became already traditional. It perfectly is suitable for family rest. The ski season here usually opens on November 10-20 and comes to an end in April.

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The region to Hyama strongly secured reputation of the popular and many-sided place of year-round active recreation. In the winter you are waited by skis, the snowmobile, slalom, subglacial fishing, the Finnish sledge and a safari on dogsleds. Landscapes and the nature to Hyama – classical views of Finland with its lakes and the woods that turns the region into the wonderful country of snow and ice which is simply created for entertainments in the winter!

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Юлляс wins first place in Finland on height difference (463 m) and length of ski slopes (to 3 km). In 2002 it was recognized by the best ski resort in the country. There is a lot of scope, and lonely cottages perfectly fit into a landscape.


  


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