Salsa & Ski 2009

In the year 2009 Matthias Winter, Christine Tschirren and Sam Ganon will continue with the Salsa & Ski tradition in Austria!

During the day you'll be able to enjoy almost 40km of slopes and runs and at night you can wiggle your hips to salsa music. We not only offer courses for all levels in ski and salsa but also salsa parties!

Trip details:

Date: 7 - 14 March 2009

Place: Wald am Arlberg (Austria)

Arlberg Ski Resort - simply great!

The Arlberg ski resort has received the highest possible ratings from institutions such as the DSV and the ADAC. It is one of the best places to ski in Austria not only because of the total of 262km of slopes and runs but also because of the snow guarantee and the great variety of skiing opportunities. In this beautiful region; anyone, whether beginner or experienced, will find new challenges every day in the vicinities of St. Anton, Stuben, Lech, Zörs or the Sonnenkopf (around 40km of slopes and runs right at our front door).

Service includes: bus trip, 7 nights accommodation as reserved, breakfast buffet, dinner, DIY packed lunch, organisation, Ski guiding (probably on 2 days), salsa classes with Sam Ganon, salsa parties and, depending on the weather, one to two activities such as sledding, night hiking with torches, cosy evening in a hut, barrel stave racing.

Ski and snowboard classes: The ski and snowboard classes take place at the Sonnenkopf and are organised by the ski school "Klostertal".

Learn to ski: We are offering a ski package exclusively for beginners. You won't find a better deal! The total price of €299,- includes a ski pass for the Sonnenkopf ski resort (5 days), skiing equipment (skis, boots and skiing sticks) and 20 hours of instructions for beginners. Please bear in mind that you do not have to reserve an additional ski pass!

Accommodation: The hotel is located in a forest with cable car station to the Sonnenkopf ski resort almost at the front door. To cover the around 400m you can either take the shuttle bus or take a short walk. To access the huge Arlberg resort we will take the ski bus stopping right at our front door to Stuben, which is about 7km away.

All rooms are equipped either with shower or bathroom, phone and TV. Some of the rooms available have a balcony. The sauna of the hotel is a wonderful place to relax after an exhausting day of skiing.

Prices: The registration form will indicate the price, which will be subject to the type of room reserved and a number of other choices you can make. The prices for shared rooms are a special deal and apply only if the rooms are fully occupied. If not fully occupied, the price for a double room will be charged. When you havereserved a spot, you will receive the tavel documents including the bill from the tour operator. The bill must be settled with the tour operator.

Arriving by bus: The bus will arrive in Arlberg Friday evening and depart Saturday of the following week. Other: If you are travelling alone and would like to share a room, please write down your requests in the box "Anmerkung" (comments).

The tour operator's general terms and conditions (only available in German) apply for changes to reservations or cancellations. In any case we recommend travel cancellation insurance.

For those who would like to go skiing on the day of arrival, we recommend an Afternoon Pass (around €20,-). Accommodation is also available for parents with children. For special prices, please call the number listed below.

If you have any questions please contact us at or 0700-99990101 (max. 12 Cent / min for calls from conventional telephone networks).

Reservations: at season4

Salsa & Ski 2007

Together with Sam Ganon, Matthias Winter organised the Salsa & Ski 2007 tour to Crans Montana. There is a saying that "A picture is worth a thousand words" so click here

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