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Valle Nevado - Ski Resort Chile

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Valle Nevado is South America's premier ski resort, offering access to the...

Valle Nevado is South America's premier ski resort, offering access to the largest amount of terrain and the most modern lift system on the continent. The Valle Nevado complex provides a complete experience, including boutique shops, three hotels, private apartments, six restaurants, a full-service spa and fitness center, cinema, library, bars and lounges, wine tastings, a pub with live music, a kids entertainment center and a state-of-the-art events venue, all set to the breathtaking backdrop of the magnificent Andes. Located just 90 minutes from Santiago, Valle Nevado offers 2,200 acres of varied terrain, and 15 lifts including the country's only gondola. The adventurous can book heli-skiing directly at the resort, with vertical drops of up to 5,000 feet in one run. Guests who book a 7-night stay receive an interconnect ticket that opens a total of 7,000 acres of terrain. The 2016 season runs from June 24 to September 28.

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The best Ski Resort in South America

This is for sure the best Ski Resort in South America. Besides all the beautiful view, you have the fastest lift, the best snowpark.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 December 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

This is for sure the best Ski Resort in South America. Besides all the beautiful view, you have the fastest lift, the best snowpark.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Not too much to do without snow but to get a nice panoramic view. Don't go with MTOTOUR, very unprofessional and even dangerous , as there cheap car cannot compress downhill and they overheat the brakes!!!.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

An incredible place to ski, quite close to the city (about an hour) and the snow is spectacular. Perfect for beginners and advance skiers and snowboarders. But be sure to bring a lot of cash/visa as food was really expensive. One burger without anything else was 10,000 chilean pesos, and bottle of water 3000 chilean pesos.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Very exiting trip exciting, from the beginning to the end, there you can enjoy of a beautiful valley of snow to ski, snowboarding. Its a little bit expensive but you can have a great time without paying anything, I would recommend you to bring special clothes, food to stay all day long and your camera.

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Nice to go with family, to go with friends and couple. recomended 100%. Have to take care when driving on mountain.

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Vega Alta, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Visited in early November after the ski season was over and winter was ending but we were amazed by the magical views of the mountains around. They were spectacular. We did not had a chance to ski because the facilities were closed but it was enough to visit and see the scenery.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Nice place to ski. The base is 10,000 feet so it's high altitude and above the tree line. They have one high speed quad and a bunch of poma lifts and T-bars. Also a couple of low speed chairs and a short gondola. The lunch service on the mountain is fairly slow and offers minimal choices, most of which are... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

It's a Ski Resort, period. It's not that friendly with people that don't have experience with skiing, so if you just want to have some fun with snow, don't go there, I would recommend Farellones for that. If you don't want to ski, you can ride the cable car and have a view of the cordilheiras. There are two options... More 

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Naples, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

The proximity of Valle Nevado to Santiago made it an easy escape while recently in Chile on business. As there had been no new snowfall over the period of the previous two weeks or so, I was prepared for Spring conditions. The slopes were clearly marked and well groomed. The mid-mountain restaurant and facilities were modern, and from the incredibly... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I hear Valle Nevado can be expensive, but as I won my trip, I won't comment on that particular aspect of things. I will say that the scenery is spectacular, the food delicious, and the skiing fantastic. Sure, it lacks any real steeps, but has solid beginner and excellent intermediate terrain, and even in late season with crusty conditions, I... More 

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