Valle Nevado Resort, Chile kicked off the 2022 ski season last weekend after two years of pandemic-related closure and is looking forward to one of the best seasons of the decade as major snowstorms continue to cross the Andes throughout the week. Chile has relaxed its travel restrictions and no longer requires a Covid test to enter the country, and this, with discounts and a favorable exchange rate, makes 2022 the year to ski in the legendary Andes. The season will run until September 28.
Valle Nevado more economical than ever. With a very favorable peso-dollar exchange rate, reduced low season rates of up to 20% off and discounts for Mastercard customers, skiers will find rates from USD 178 per person per night for packages including accommodation, lift tickets and breakfast and dinner. Valle Nevado is proud to be a member of the Ikon Pass and Mountain Collective Pass, offering discounts and lift tickets depending on pass type. The resort recently partnered with Explora Hotels to offer 20% off combo packages to Explora’s adventure destinations in South America when booked with a stay in Valle Nevado.
Celebrating 34 years as the #1 ski and snowboard destination in Chile, Valle Nevado has announced the dates for events ringing in the 2022 season, including the Chilean Wine Festival (August 12-18), the wellness week (August 5-12) and a wild après-ski party on July 23 with partner resort Aspen Snowmass. The Wine Festival brings together a boutique and renowned wine estates for seminars, tastings and evenings; Wellness Week will give pandemic-weary skiers a chance to rest and revitalize with activities such as yoga, meditation, relaxation clinics and Pilates.
Valle Nevado remains the premier summer ski training destination for national and World Cup teams from countries as diverse as Austria, Norway, the United States and Canada. So you can expect to see some of the most famous faces in the world of skiing and snowboarding. at the station.
Valle Nevado, located just 90 minutes from Santiago, offers access to 7,000 acres of terrain, including 40,000 acres of wild Andean terrain accessible through its world-class heliski program. With three hotels, private condominium rentals, six restaurants, shops, and a fitness center and spa, Valle Nevado offers the most comprehensive ski experience in Chile. Considering the altitude and orientation of the resort, Valle Nevado receives on average more snow than any other South American ski resort. An EST time zone and direct flights from most major US hubs make resorting to the resort a breeze, and a new premium fleet of rental ski and snowboard equipment lets international travelers leave behind bulky equipment.