Inghams Launches New Winter Ski Programme
Published: 18.09.2009 16:46
Inghams, the winter sports specialist with 75 years' experience, today launched its main Winter 09/10 Ski & Snowboard programme. The programme is featured in a new brochure and online offering a choice of over 90 resorts in 13 countries with prices starting from as little as £298 per person.
Skiers and snowboarders of all ages and abilities can choose from a wide choice of skiing destinations and holidays at exceptional value from the powdery slopes of Canada, the home of 2010 Winter Olympics, to the popular European resorts in Austria, France, Switzerland and Italy.
New for this year is Inghams all inclusive ski packages to Slovakia, Andorra and Romania which include lift pass, ski equipment hire, tuition and half board accommodation from as little as £599 in Poiana Brasov, Romania, including complimentary drinks. There are also added value savings including free lift pass and free ski hire and 2 for 1 on ski and snowboard lessons offered in many resorts.
This winter Inghams has introduced the new resort of Salla in Lapland with exhilarating activities to choose from including the extremely popular reindeer, husky and snowmobile safaris, ice fishing and Learn to Ski and Board packages. Inghams also offers a choice of five resorts in Lapland and three and four night Santa Short Breaks in December, with prices starting from as little as £399 per person.
For additional savings British skiers and boarders can now enjoy the stunning French countryside and exhilarating sense of adventure on a self drive ski holiday to France, saving up to £200 per person by either catching the ferry from Dover to Calais or taking the Eurotunnel.
Canada is the perfect choice for long haul ski holidays offering world class resorts, stunning natural scenery, friendly locals and fantastic snow conditions. Inghams has a choice of 7, 10, 11 & 14 night holidays and direct flights from Gatwick and Manchester with special ski offers for children including free lift passes and ski equipment hire. Prices for a week in Canada start from as little as just £517 per person.
For those looking for more than just a ski holiday, Inghams offers once in a lifetime winter experiences including sleeping in a glass igloo, ice-driving, ice-karting, snowshoe trekking, dog sledding, winter walking trails, train excursions, ice fishing, gold panning and spa treatments.
Litsa Constantinou, Chief Executive, Inghams said "Inghams extensive ski programme continues to grow and go from strength to strength with the focus firmly on quality, added value and choice. Despite the current climate, the ski market is resilient and diversifying. With memories of last year's fantastic snow fall and long ski season there has been increasing demand for long haul ski holidays to Canada and continued popularity of European resorts. New for the winter season is the introduction of all inclusive ski packages to Slovakia, Romania and Andorra, coupled with the expanding programme of winter holidays to Lapland. As well as an extensive choice of destinations there is a wide range of accommodation including hand-picked hotels, apartments, chalets and club hotels, the Inghams Winter 09/10 Ski and Snowboard programme provides amazing choice, fantastic service and exceptional value for money."