nestled between 1,000 and 3,000 metres above sea level
The Destination Gstaad is the perfect place for fun-filled skiing experiences on a range of superb slopes. Charming chalet villages adorn the entrances to the various ski areas: Family-friendly ski lifts, kilometres of downhill runs and the only glacier ski area in the Bernese Oberland, where winter sports can be enjoyed from the end of October to the beginning of May.
The Destination Gstaad is one of the top cross-country ski areas in Switzerland. The facilities in the various areas cover all levels of difficulty. Both traditional cross-country skiers and skating enthusiasts will find exactly what they are looking for here.
Explore the snow-covered mountain landscapes while feeling the crunch of snow underfoot - yes, you can do this on one of the many winter hiking trails. The starting points are always within easy reach, either by public transport or cable car. There are pink and yellow signs to show you the way.
The Destination Gstaad is a great place for fun-filled family holidays in winter as well: Outdoors Learn to ski and practise on ideal slopes, all kinds of tobogganing fun, horse-drawn carriage rides or husky rides, ice-skating or igloo-building. Indoors, kids will love ten-pin bowling, swimming, tennis, badminton and the indoor climbing centre. Visit the Winter Adventures page for more information.