Vail has over 5000 skiable acres as well as 193 runs, making it the largest ski mountain resort in the US. The resort is split into three sections; the Front-Side, Blue Sky Basin and the Black Bowls. Each section ranges in terrain from chutes to glades, moguls and more. While adults master the tricky slopes, kids will love the snowmobile track and toboggan rides, making Vail a magnificent holiday for the whole family.

For more information regarding Vail ski holidays contact a friendly Flight Centre consultant and don't forget to ask about our great deals on hotels, tours, travel insurance, transfers and more.

Fast Facts

Opening Times:
8:30am - 3:30pm

Terrain Grades:
18% easy, 29% intermediate, 53% advanced

2470m base elevation, 3530m top elevation


Ski School:
Private lessons and group classes are available for adults and children

Cost of 1 Day Pass:

Car parks:
Free parking is available in Vail Village and Lionshead

Getting There

The nearest main airport to Vail is Eagle Country Airport, located just over 46km away. Lake County Airport and Denver International Airport are also within close proximity to Vail. Book flights online


There are a range of apartments, chalets, hotels and lodges available on site at Vail Ski Resort. Book accommodation online

Car Hire

Car hire is available in Vail and Denver. During winter, snow chains for your tires are essential so be sure to also hire chains. You can book your car online to guarantee availability.

Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance is a necessity no matter where you travel overseas. When skiing or snowboarding overseas, make sure you are covered and enjoy your winter holiday with peace of mind.


Vail hosts a range of parties and festivals throughout the year. Some highlights include Vail Oktoberfest, Jazz parties and gourmet events.

All Inclusive Packages

For an all inclusive ski holiday package including flights, tours, ski passes and more please contact a Flight Centre consultant on 133 133 or fill in the enquiry form below.

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