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Welcome to SnowSports in the Gstaad - Saanenland Region !
We are pleased to show you a variety of attractive activities in the gorgeous mountains and hills of Gstaad and the Saanenland. You will find relevant destination information of this popular Swiss mountain resort in the Bernese Alps: whether your main interest is skiing or snowboarding, or if you are visiting Gstaad just to relax and enjoy the beautiful mountain scenery, we provide detailed resort information, particularly about winter sports, but as well about other things to do in the Gstaad-Saanenland region to assist you experiencing a wonderful vacation.
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Known as one of the most exclusive ski resorts of the world, winter sports and especially skiing have a long tradition in Gstaad, and with more than 220 km (140 miles) of slopes and 57 mountain rides, the Saanenland offers one of the largest ski areas in Switzerland and Europe. We give you an overview of the various mountains and terrains of the Saanenland - whether you are an expert skier or just a beginner, there are plenty of opportunities for memorable skiing or snowboarding days. During the winter months, Gstaad not only becomes the home of "the rich and famous", there also are numerous ski instructors assisting you improving your skills, or planning your ski trip and guide you on the runs of the Saanenland - regular runs and they also might know some "secret" runs.... We facilitate your direct contact to get information about rates and availability, and to book your ski instructor in advance - which we strongly recommend during high season (Christmas - New Year and February), whether you prefer your own, "private" instructor, or want to join a group for lessons.