Resort Guides

The inside scoop on the resorts you thought you knew best, straight from the local instructors and guides who really do know it best.

Published on Thu 13 Dec, 2018

Ski Resort Guides

There is nothing quite like having a real human guide to show you a resort and give you the local’s perspective. But when one of those isn’t available, the next best thing is an electronic alternative, in the form of a guide to a resort written by one who knows best, giving you the inside scoop on the bits you can easily miss, but just can’t afford to.

Ski Resort Self-Guided Day Tours

If you are looking to find your way around a new resort for the first time, a ski guide is the best way, but failing this you can take one of our self-guided day tours, to take in the best bits of some of our most popular resorts in just one day, under your own steam but with a little push in the right direction from Ongosa.

A Guide To Niseko

For those of you who are thinking about a trip to Japan here's a little guide to one of the most ...


Andermatt Ski Guide - Pitches of Bottomless Powder

We visited Swiss freeride gem Andermatt, to take some guiding and see how much we could learn at ...


Chamonix Ski Day Itinerary

Welcome to our Chamonix Ski Guide - our brief overview of the mecca European big mountain skiing.


Espace Killy Ski Day Itinerary

Take this one-day tour of the Espace Killy, to take in the best of both resorts


Courmayeur Ski Day Itinerary

Read our Courmayeur self-guided day tour, and learn our recommended route to see the best of the ...


Our 'Ski Savoie' Road Trip Around The Alps

This epic week makes the most of touring the Savoie region of the French Alps, which encompasses ...


Portes Du Soleil Ski Day Itinerary

Two countries, 12 village resorts – there’s so much to discover in the Portes du Soleil ski area,...


Courchevel Ski Day Itinerary

A little local knowledge goes a very long way. Try this one day Courchevel ski itinerary, recomme...


La Plagne Ski Day Itinerary

This route features the longer pistes to ski in La Plagne, mainly exploring Plagne Bellecote and ...


Meribel Ski Day Itinerary

Take this one-day self-guided tour to see the best that Meribel has to offer.


St Anton Ski Day Itinerary

Take this self-guided tour of St Anton to see the very best one of Austria's top resorts in a sin...


The Best of a Powder Day in Verbier and Les 4 Vallées!

Let us show you all the best places to head on a powder day in Verbier, so you can get the most o...


Three Valleys Ski Day Itinerary

The world's biggest ski area can seem like a lot to take in in a day! Take our our self-guided to...


Verbier Ski Day Itinerary

Our suggested ski route around Verbier - You will tick off a couple of valleys, and make it all t...


Zermatt Ski Day Itinerary

Only have one day in Zermatt to take in the very best of the resort? This self-guided ski tour of...