Lech has something for everyone with pistes ranging from wide-open blues to steep challenging blacks. This holiday therefore offers the opportunity for intermediate and advanced piste skiers to improve their technique on a holiday which includes six days of instruction.
ON SNOW EXPERIENCE
You’ll spend six full days skiing with local instructors to help improve your on piste skills. You’ll be split into groups of 7/8 based on your ski profile. This trip is aimed Advanced Intermediate (Silver) and Advanced (Purple) on piste skiers, but if you are unsure of your ski level, please see our Ski Profile Page. At the end of the week, you will receive an updated grading from your Instructor or Ski Club Rep.
During your holiday to Lech you will stay in the cosy, family-run 4* Hotel Schwarzwand. It is a popular choice for many regular customers thanks to the warm welcome provided by owners Ursula and Walter. The excellent cuisine and great spa facilities including a Finnish sauna, steam bath and wellness shower make this a truly comforting trip. It is conveniently located only 3 minutes from the Rüfikopf cable car and right by the Schwarzwand ski lift. The extensive breakfast in the morning as well as the impressive cocktail menu are also highly praised.
This holiday is on a twin share basis. If you are a solo traveler, then you will be placed in a room with someone of the same gender. Single rooms may be available upon request. These are subject to our hotel room allowance. If you require a single room, please book early to avoid disappointment.
This holiday includes both your flights and transfer. The flights are with Swiss and depart from London Heathrow to Zurich Airport. Ski Carriage is free of charge and does not need to be pre-booked. Your Ski Club Rep will coordinate the coach transfer from Zurich airport, so please look out for them in the main arrivals hall. They will be wearing their blue Ski Club jacket. Transfers to and from resort will take approximately two and a half hours.
If these arrangements are not convenient, you can organise your own travel and may be eligible to receive a nominal discount from the holiday cost. Furthermore, if you can find alternative flights that coincide with our flight times, then you can meet the group at the airport and take our transfers to resort. Please do not book any alternative flights or travel until your holiday has been confirmed to run. Please contact the Freshtracks office on 020 8410 2022 in order to discuss this further.
The chic resort of Lech benefits from being set in a high-altitude valley that is generally able to guarantee good snow. The charming village at the foot of the slopes is bisected by a bubbling river that winds its way between authentic après spots and shops. For more information on Lech, please visit the Lech Resort Guide.
If you require ski hire, we recommend the Sportalp Ski Shop. This is located next to the main lift station. When in resort, your ski club rep can assist the group with your ski hire.
- Out: London Heathrow 0850 - Swiss Int'l
- In: Zurich 1525 - Swiss Int'l