In southwest Switzerland, Verbier is one of the largest resorts in the Swiss Alps but also one of Europe’s most premier and famous ski locations.
Verbier is home to many of the top skiers from around the world who appreciate steep slopes and vibrant nightlife. This is also why ski fans will find plenty of cheap flights to Salzburg from Jet2.com.
Plus, from 19 to 21 March 2011 visitors can watch on in awe as the 15th Verbier Xtreme event will pitch the world’s best freeriders against the intimidating Bec des Rossess.
A Prestigious Event
This is the final and most prestigious event in the Freeride World Tour and it is a spectacle of skill, madness and bravery as the planet’s most talented freeskiers and snowboarders showcase their amazing talent.
With an opening ceremony, street fairs and an after party this is sure to be an event to remember for those who like thrills and spills with their snow.
To keep the party going Verbier has more going on than most ski resorts with something for everyone.
Keeping the Party Going
The village is authentically Swiss with chalet-style architecture and breathtaking mountain scenery surrounding an action-packed nightlife with excellent off slope facilities.
It is possible to enjoy great music at Le Bar, grab a Long Island Ice Tea at the Crock No Name or party onto the early hours at one of the large pubs scattered around.
The party doesn’t need to stop there as Verbier has five nightclubs to cater for every age and musical taste. It is a great ski destination and easily reached with Jet2.com’s cheap flights to Salzburg from £14.99 one way, including taxes.