(PRWEB UK) 6 December 2012
The list of reasons for customers choosing to go skiing to an Austria ski resort is growing rapidly; and they can now add Germany’s biggest rock band, “The Scorpions”, to the list. Performing to 13,000 fans they opened the ski resort of Ischgl alongside Scottish signer Amy MacDonald welcoming five months of sure-snow skiing and snowboarding. The 238kms of pistes at Ischgl are hosts to many snow events such as the Shapes in White snow sculpture contest, World Rookie snowboard finals, Heroes Challenge, Chefs Cup, Easter Concert and Top of the Mountain closing concert on 30 April 2013. Spend a week in Ischgl with prices from £549 for bed & breakfast at the Garni Neder including flights from Gatwick to Innsbruck and transfers.
Mayrhofen also joins the events calendar with its Altitude Comedy Festival from 18 – 23 March 2013. Based on the 2012 line up featuring highly regarded comedians Jimmy Carr, Frankie Boyle, Tim Minchin and many more, there are high expectations and anticipation for the 2013 event. Mayrhofen offers 625kms of pistes in the Zillertal super ski area and an award-winning terrain park. Stay in the Neuhaus Landhaus from £595 per person with half board, flights and transfers, based on four sharing.
New to Crystal Ski this season is a combined skiing and Christmas markets trip to Austria. The trip is split into a four four-day stay in the ski resort of Zell am See with a three-day stay in Salzburg city to visit the numerous Christmas markets, listen to Advent singing and taste some honey wine served in the streets. For skiers and boarders there are 138kms of pistes in the Zell am See and Kaprun area, plenty to explore during the four-day stay there. Departure 15 Dec only.
All packages include flights, transfers and accommodation, departing from 17 UK airports. To find out more information or to book a Christmas ski holiday contact Crystal Ski on 0871 231 2256 or visit http://www.crystalski.co.uk