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Anywhere high enough to have snow at Easter but still short transfer time?

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Dogsmellssobadbob Wed 02-Jan-19 19:12:22

Just that really! Don’t mind which country

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backinthebox Wed 02-Jan-19 19:52:28

Depends what you class as short. In general, the taller the mountain the better the Easter snow, but tall mountains hamper airport construction somewhat. You'd be looking for somewhere with high altitude or a glacier, or alternatively look up in the Scandi resorts. Hintertux and Stubai are within a couple of hours drive of Innsbruck with glaciers, and Ischgl is high altitude too. Are in Sweden is less than an hour from Ostersund airport, Levi and Yllas in Finland are less than an hour from Kittila.

mocha70 Sat 05-Jan-19 15:53:28

I would say Montgenevre (one hour from Turin) or Flaine (one hour from Geneva). Both usually very good at Easter.
We booked both holidays through Ski Collection who I'd recommend. We went self drive but they offer a discount for people booking their own flights.

allthgoodusernamesaretaken Mon 07-Jan-19 16:50:28

Belle Plagne is 2 hour 30mins transfer

LIZS Mon 07-Jan-19 16:51:56

Alpe d'Huez, Les Arcs, Kaprun?

Todayissunny Mon 07-Jan-19 16:52:48

Easter is late this year. Sass fee.

LIZS Mon 07-Jan-19 16:54:06

Saas Fee or Zermatt good if you can fly to Sion but otherwise 3hours plus from Geneva.

juneau Sat 12-Jan-19 16:48:12

Ischgl, Obergurgl, Hochgurgl

OKhitmewithit Sat 12-Jan-19 20:21:27

obergrgul.

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