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Nature is known to amaze, and she does her best work in the mountains. Spend a day in the Alps and you’ll understand why certain peaks continue to inspire poets around the world. Search for your muse in Switzerland’s mile-high trails or under Japan’s snow-tipped summits. Climb to the top yourself or be content to watch from your balcony as the sun melts over a ridge at dusk.
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Welcome to Zakopane

While the majority of the Tatras Mountains lies in Slovakia, the biggest resort is in Poland. From this base, you can easily reach the ski runs on Kasprowy Wierch Peak, the 250 km of hiking trails in the national park, or the famous Morskie Oko Lake. Tell me more

What Travelers Love About Zakopane

  • Mountains

    16,926 recommendations

  • Mountain walks

    13,660 recommendations

  • Hiking

    12,623 recommendations

  • Nature

    12,592 recommendations

Welcome to Estosadok

Just an hour and a half drive from Sochi, the Psekhako Ridge was used to put Olympians to the test in 2014. Now it's home to the Laura Ski Resort, which has over 12 km of pistes, 5 of which are also lit up for night skiing. Tell me more

What Travelers Love About Estosadok

  • Mountains

    9,786 recommendations

  • Clean air

    9,111 recommendations

  • Nature

    8,040 recommendations

  • Downhill skiing

    7,090 recommendations

Welcome to Zermatt

Once you experience the lush green valleys, pristine lakes and snow-capped peaks of Switzerland, you won’t be able to stop yourself from yodelling with excitement. But landscapes aren’t the only beautiful feature of this country, it also has cuckoo clocks and more chocolate and cheese than you can devour. Tell me more

What Travelers Love About Zermatt

  • Mountains

    9,048 recommendations

  • Scenery

    8,440 recommendations

  • Downhill skiing

    8,232 recommendations

  • Hiking

    7,034 recommendations

Welcome to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

The first ascent of Mont Blanc in 1786 was where modern mountaineering began, and since then Europe’s highest peak has been attracting adrenaline junkies and sightseers alike. The collection of towns and hamlets that make up Chamonix are the gateway to exploring this majestic realm, and whether... Tell me more

What Travelers Love About Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

  • Mountains

    6,079 recommendations

  • Scenery

    5,454 recommendations

  • Downhill skiing

    4,265 recommendations

  • Nature

    4,263 recommendations

Welcome to Krasnaya Polyana

The Caucasus Mountains provide the backdrop to Krasnaya Polyana, one of the most exclusive ski resorts in the world and a place that’s as popular with playboys as it is with hardened skiers and snowboarders. Offering top-level facilities and accommodation for snow fanatics of every persuasion... Tell me more

What Travelers Love About Krasnaya Polyana

  • Mountains

    3,657 recommendations

  • Clean air

    3,289 recommendations

  • Nature

    3,155 recommendations

  • Downhill skiing

    2,356 recommendations