Spring Break: Whistler, Canada

Spending your spring in the mountains can be a truly exhilarating experience. It is a time when your options literally multiply as the days get longer, and nowhere is this truer than in Whistler, British Columbia. This unique and serene area offers guests a unique setting to enjoy various activities.

  • Scandinavian Spa – There is absolutely no better way of rejuvenating your body after a long hike or spending some time on the Whistler and Blackcomb slopes than at the Scandinavian Spa. In fact, local residents attest that it is the most ideal antidote for anyone who feels exhausted after engaging in a host of activities. Guests can even buy special passes that allow them to spend almost 8 hours in this peaceful and heavenly serenity. The spa is made up of several outdoor pools, a steam room, sauna and solarium. Another cozy advantage is that visitors can pad along the snow carpeted paths in very comfortable bathrobes and flip flops all the way to the spa.  Guests can also take a dip in some of the Scandinavian baths around and experience a wide range of benefits from improved blood circulation to released endorphins.
  • Ziptrek Ecotours – Ziptrek Ecotours provides visitors with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to soar over the remarkable Fitzsimmons Valley situated between Whistler and the Blackcomb Mountains where you can see a host of wildlife and take in exceptional panoramic views. There is the Ziptrek Eagle Tour that will particularly raise your adrenaline to sky high levels. For those who are in search of more than one thrilling activity, there is also bungee jumping.
  • Skiing and Snowboarding – If you are the kind of person who likes to spend time on the snow, then there is no better place for you than Whistler, British Colombia. In fact, you don’t really need to be an expert at skiing or snowboarding to enjoy such activities since there is the Whistler Blackcomb Snow School. You can also get all the equipment you need from here, including ski jackets and pants. Another benefit is that there are different ski instructors who are more than capable in assisting you with whatever you need.
  • Ice Skating – If you are a big fan of ice skating, or rather ice sporting activities, then why not enjoy the Whistler Olympic Plaza rink where some of the world’s best athletes took center stage some years back. Such an experience will give you a taste of what the event was really like back then.

Whistler, British Colombia is an ideal destination to spend your spring break, particularly if you are the kind of person who enjoys being around snow.