Search Site / Enter Holiday ID
Expert Advice and Booking
020 8542 6658

Three million Brits head to the slopes

Date Posted: 23rd Oct 2007
Category:  Zermatt News
In excess of three million Britons are set to pack their suitcases and jet off for ski holidays in Zermatt and other resorts across Europe this year, it has been revealed.

According to research from esure, those heading to Europe on a ski holiday are also likely to engage in activities other than skiing and snowboarding.

The company reports that a fifth of adult holidaymakers would like to try out so-called extreme sports while on their ski holidays in Zermatt and other resorts - such as ice-lake diving, tobogganing and off-piste snowboarding.

Jacky Brown of esure noted that there has been a rise in "high-adrenaline, adventure sports - such as heli-skiing and ice-lake diving".

Meanwhile those heading abroad for ski holidays in Zermatt can also look forward to sociable and exciting apres ski entertainment.

While skiing and other snow activities are important to those on ski holidays, according to, one in five holidaymakers travel to resorts for the apres ski alone.
Three million Brits head to the slopes

Zermatt Ski Deals

Chalet Mazot ****
Chalet Mazot
12 Dec 15
Hotel Butterfly ***
Hotel Butterfly
16 Apr 16
Hotel Alpenroyal ***
Hotel Alpenroyal
16 Apr 16

More about: Zermatt

Book with Confidence
We are ATOL Holders and members of ABTA for your financial protection.

Feefo logo

Contact Us

For the best ski deals sent straight to your inbox be sure to sign up to our newsletter.

Your Shortlist

You do not currently have any holidays in your shortlist.

Join our social networks:

Follow Igluski on TwitterLike Igluski on FacebookSubscribe to our Channel
Add us to your circlesFollow us on Instagram Follow us on Pintrest

iglu ski app

Club Med Infinite Logo