If you’re looking for a holiday gift the family won’t forget, consider a winter vacation in the Swiss Alps.
A learn-to-ski program in upscale Gstaad, known for its soaring mountains, offers a wide range of activities, including schools for first-time skiers and children, intermediate skiing and Alpine sightseeing for nonskiers.
The four-night program includes three days of ski school lessons for up to two children and multi-day passes for two adults for the entire stay.
Dates: Through March 17
Price: Rates from $8,014 for two adults and one child ($9,170 for two children) in two connecting rooms at Alpina Gstaad resort.
Includes daily breakfast, ski school for the kids with daily lunch, ski passes for adults for three days and a $100 per-person, per-day food and beverage credit in the hotel’s restaurants. The price also covers access to pools, saunas, steam baths and relaxation areas at the Six Senses Spa, service charge and taxes.
International airfare is not included.
Info: Alpina Gstaad