The Perfect Family Christmas Getaway - Ski Holiday in Chamonix
by Rachel Getafe
December and the approaching new year is always a great time - full of celebrations, merriment, holidays, shopping, the giving of gifts and best of all the time for a long overdue family vacation. And when it comes to a family holiday in winter - one can't think of a better destination than the pristine mountain slopes of the French Alps, covered with the first fall of snow, waiting to be exploited. Chamonix Mont Blanc in France is one such, and possibly the most well-known such destination in Europe. A retreat for every mountain sport imaginable, Chamonix also makes for a great family vacation destination thanks to the variety of sport, entertainment activities and Luxury Ski Chalets available.
Along with its exquisite white-washed beauty, Chamonix is the best place to give your family a taste of adventure. Whether you plan on introducing your kids to skiing, or giving them the ride of their lives on a dog-sled, or hear their excited screams as they hurtle down Chamonix's family-friendly slopes on sleds - you won't be disappointed. Chamonix's off-pistes, ice falls and glaciers on the other hand, present a whole new adventure prospect for you and your partner. Re-kindle the romance, as well as your appetite for adventure!
When all the action and adventure has left your family breathless, take them out on the town. The numerous restaurants that dot the Chamonix valley make family dinners an affair to remember. Or let your kids enjoy the home theatre in your luxury ski chalets and spend the evening with your spouse in a Chamonix street cafe, overlooking the majestic Mont Blanc. And if the mountains are breath-taking, the town is no less. The Chamonix exhibition centre houses an interesting museum, and the architecture of the town is quite inspiring, to say the least. Taking an evening walk around the hamlets can be quite rejuvenating, especially when you know you have a hot tub waiting for you back at your luxury ski chalets.
However, the perfect family ski holiday in Chamonix demands the perfect accommodation. And you could do no better than luxury ski chalets in Chamonix. A spacious and warm ski chalet lets you and your family enjoy your winter holiday luxuriously. Typically, you would want to look for ski chalets that cater to families, and provide a safe indoor environment for kids as well as indoor activities and entertainment options. You could also go one step further, and opt for luxury catered chalets Chamonix that provide your family with wholesome, homemade meals. If you really intend to holiday in style, you could consider renting a chalet with an in-house chef to cater to your family gourmet demands.
More importantly though - an experienced chalet company with family holidays can not only provide you with a catered ski chalet in Chamonix, but also help you plan your entire holiday. Whether it's hiring guides for outdoor activities, making reservations at popular restaurants, or arranging for sight-seeing tours, a family-oriented chalet comapny will take care of everything. They can also provide professional staff like chauffeurs, nannies or baby-sitters, as per your family itinerary's demands. All in all, your Christmas getaway couldn't get any better, than with a luxury ski chalet.