Winter is coming. So, it is the time to start preparing to a new ski season. With its spectacular mountains, Switzerland has dozens of perfect resorts to learn or improve skiing or snowboarding skills. Qualified instructors will help you to know the basics and get a lot of fun. We start reviewing skiing schools from the most popular resorts located in Zermatt and Verbier.

ZERMATT

Zermatt is surrounded by 38 mountain peaks over 4,000 meters high. Pyramid-shaped Matterhorn is a business card of the resort. Zermatt’s skiing valley is divided into the regions of Rothorn, Gornergrat, Matterhorn glacier paradise and Cervinia at the Italian side. Total length of the slopes here is 360. They are 75 blue, 63 black and 220 red ski slopes here.

Prato Borni Ski & Snowboardschule 

Prato Borni Ski & Snowboardschule is a well-known ski school in Zermatt resort with more 15 years of experience in teaching skiing and snowboarding. The teachers at the ski school speak a lot of foreign languages. This exclusive ski school offers suitable and individual services for each and every snow sports fan. Here one can learn to ski and snowboard from the top experts who will guide you through the international ski region and show you the best and hidden slopes. The ski school’s instructors will help you to enhance your technique and refine your style with a wide range of exercises and tricks. The choice for this school is the ideal opportunity to discover the internationally renowned skiing region of Zermatt.

Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School 

Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School is a small but modern ski school located in the magnificent Alps of the canton of Valais. It has a young and fully qualified team of instructors who are young, enthusiastic and full of energy and passion and ready to ensure the highest quality and the best service for you. This team has several years’ experience in the ski region of Zermatt and knows where there are the best slopes. This ski school offers private or group lessons for beginners or professionals in order to meet every individual’s personal needs, to improve your skiing, discover this fabulous ski area and have an unforgettable holiday at one of the world’s most renowned ski resorts.

Stoked – Swiss Ski and Snowboard School

Stoked Swiss Ski and Snowboard school’s instructors are amazing, highly qualified, friendly, experienced and multilingual. They provide private ski and snowboard lessons and guiding for adults and children, also group lessons for children and teenagers. They will show you the different techniques of skiing or snowboarding and provide safety and high standard teaching. You can also improve your skiing skills here in the best way possible.  In the wonderful Zermatt ski region your holidays at the Stoked Swiss Ski and Snowboard school will be guaranteed to be an outstanding experience.

VERBIER

Verbier is the largest Swiss ski resort located at the altitude of 1,500m in the Four Valleys ski area. With its 410 km of 33 slopes it is one of the largest skiing areas in Europe. This internationally renowned ski resort is home of 2 snow parks, 2 walking areas, 4 cross-country slopes, ice-skating and curling rink, and paragliding, ice climbing and snowshoeing. Splendid view to Matterhorn, the Grand Combin and the Evasion Mont-Blanc are guaranteed.

Altitude Ski and Snowboard School

If you want to spend your holidays In Verbier ski resort, we recommend you to visit Altitude Ski and Snowboard School. This school offers a wide range of classes (both private and group) for every age, all levels and styles during the whole year. Lessons are predominantly in English, however some of their instructors speak several other languages. This school brings together the best skiers and snowboarders who will make your winter holiday incomparable and unforgettable. The fabulous instructors always with a smile will learn how to ski from zero or improve your skills.

Adrenaline Ski School

Adrenaline Ski School is a small ski school with a hand-picked team of experienced and highly qualified instructors. Renowned locally as an extremely professional ski and snowboard school, Adrenaline Ski School has been operating in Verbier for over 20 years. Whether you are already an experienced skier or boarder or just taking your first steps, their instructors will provide fantastic tuition for all ages and abilities. The professional ski school teaches the children with funny courses and always takes care of the needed security. Group lessons are a fun way to learn or improve your technique. The groups are a maximum of four persons, enabling you to receive one-to-one tuition and learn very quickly. The school also offers snow-shoeing and sledging activities.

European Snowsport Ski School 

If you are looking for a great ski school in Verbier, you should choose European Snowsport, a high quality full service and well organized ski school. All its instructors are qualified and selected for their engaging personalities and motivated approach to teaching. They will tell you a lot of secret tips about the ski area and will show you at least one secret place in Verbier. You can take part in group lessons or book a private lesson for all ages. No matter if you choose a private teacher or a group course. The experienced teachers listen to your needs and work with you on your weaknesses and try to improve your strength. You will be guaranteed a great day on the slopes.

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