Top Skiing Resorts Near Geneva Airport

January 04, 2012 at 09:23

The large number of high quality ski resorts near Geneva Airport makes it one of the busiest airports in the Alps during winter. Great resorts like Chamonix, Val d’Isere, Verbier and Courmayeur are easily reachable.

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Most European skiing resorts are picturesque to say the least, but the views surrounding Chamonix are something very special. Towering over this stunning valley is Europe’s highest mountain Mont Blanc. 

Val d’Isere

One of the best ski resorts in the world with more than 100 miles of slopes to suit all levels of skier. But it’s not just the skiing that makes Val’ d’Isere so special, it’s the numerous designers shops and great nightlife.


Another one of Europe’s top skiing destinations is Verbier, which belongs to the popular Four Valley’s region.  Verbier tends to mostly attract intermediate and seasoned skiers as its slopes can be challenging. 


Less than a couple of hours drive from Geneva Airport, this is a quaint little skiing town sitting at the foot of Mont Blanc. Its historic churches and narrow cobbled streets give it a traditional feel. 

Remember, all of these first class resorts are within easy reach of Geneva Airport. offers you cheap flights to Geneva from Glasgow, Leeds Bradford and Manchester.