May 29, 2015 — Santiago, Chile — Valle Nevado received its first snowfall yesterday and expects more snow throughout the weekend and into early next week. The ski resort, Chile’s largest and most modern, received a total of 3.5 inches and expects between 10 and 15 inches more by next Wednesday. Valle Nevado is gearing up for its June 26 opening with much anticipation ever since the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced the coming of the El Niño weather phenomenon, which will bring a snowy winter and excellent skiing and snowboarding conditions.
Book a 3-night minimum stay during the dates June 26 – July 3 and July 24 – 31 at the resort’s Hotel Puerta del Sol and save 50% on packages that include lodging, lift tickets, and half board (breakfast and dinner). Book a 3-night minimum stay during the same dates in the deluxe Hotel Valle Nevado or the economic Hotel Puerta del Sol and save 35% on packages. Rates for a 3-night / 4-day stay start at just $594 per person.
About Valle Nevado:
Valle Nevado is South America’s foremost ski resort, offering access to the largest amount of terrain and the most modern lift system on the continent. The resort is just 90 minutes from the Santiago International Airport in Chile, located at 10,000 feet high in the spectacular Andes Mountains. Valle Nevado guests book half-week or 7-night stays in private condominiums, or all-inclusive packages in one of three modern hotels.
The Valle Nevado complex offers guests a complete experience, including boutique shops, six restaurants, a full-service spa and fitness center, cinema, library, bars and lounges, a pub with live music, sports entertainment center, and breathtaking views of the magnificent Andes in all directions. The 2015 season runs from June 26 to Sept. 27. For more information, call toll-free from the US: 1-800-669-0554, or visit www.vallenevado.com/en.