BOULDER, Colo., March 16 — Moguls Ski and Snowboard Tours, Inc., a Boulder-based international snow-sport tour operator, has the answer for year-round skiing with exciting Southern Hemisphere skiing adventures in Chile, Argentina and New Zealand. The Southern Hemisphere is heading into their winter season, and from June through September skiers and riders will find plenty of snow-covered slopes in South America’s Andes and on New Zealand’s South Island.
The team at Moguls are experts at finding the best ski deals anywhere, and the Southern Hemisphere is no exception. Moguls has easy to book ski and riding packages to Portillo and Valle Nevado Chile; Las Lenas Argentina; and the resorts in the Queenstown region of New Zealand. Moguls’ adventure-filled weeklong trips can be extended with exciting add-on segments as well. Moguls’ trips and custom-built packages offer a varied assortment of lodging to fit all budgets and are designed to meet all of the client’s expectations.
“We think South America’s world famous terrain, with its thousands of skiable acres and off-piste possibilities, is one of the best skiing adventures anywhere”, states Bruce Rosard, Moguls’ President. “And in New Zealand we really encourage our skiers to take additional time to experience this incredibly wonderful and diverse area.”
Portillo, Chile is located 102 miles north of Santiago and sits near the base of Mt. Aconcagua, the highest mountain in the Americas. The ski area surrounds the deep emerald blue Laguna del Inca glacial lake. Moguls land-only package includes 7 nights at the slope-side Hotel Portillo; 8-day lift tickets; all meals and ground transfers from Santiago to Portillo. Prices are from $970 per person/double occupancy. Moguls can arrange air from any major U.S. city to Santiago. Stopovers are available in Santiago as well.
Valle Nevado, Chile has become a major South American destination resort and is located in the heart of the majestic Andes, only an hour and a half drive east of Santiago. The area offers thousands of acres of skiing terrain. Moguls land-only package includes 7 nights at the Hotel Tres Puntas; 7-day lift tickets; daily breakfast, apres ski and dinner; and ground transfers from Santiago to Valle Nevado. Prices start at $750 per person/double occupancy.
Las Lenas, Argentina offers unsurpassed views of the magnificent Andes no matter where you stay. At the Hotel Escorpio the land-only, 7-night package includes daily breakfast and dinner. Travelers receive 7-day lift tickets and all flight and ground transfers from Buenos Aires to Malarque and then on to Las Lenas. Package prices start at $1,082 per person/double occupancy. Air in not included, but Moguls can arrange air from any major U.S. city to Buenos Aires, and provide stopovers in that city as well.
QUEENSTOWN, NEW ZEALAND is the place for great skiing and numerous other adventure opportunities. Moguls’ land-only package includes 6 nights lodging at the Rydges Hotel, 5-day lift tickets, equipment rentals, daily breakfast and airport transfers. Package prices begin at $600 per person/double occupancy. Heli-skiing, Auckland and Christchurch tour extensions, in addition to Fiji stopovers, are all available.
Mogul’s site can be found at http://www.skimoguls.com . Moguls Ski and Snowboard Tours is in their 19th year of providing innovative winter-sport and mountain destination tours throughout the Northeast and Western US, Canada, Europe, South America and New Zealand.
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