Patagonia, Wednesday, April 23, 2014
The best information about the main winter resort

El Colorado

2,700 meters high and only 50 kilometers from the capital city of Chile, El Colorado ski resort stands out from the rest of the winter resorts because of a single feature: the entire valley of Santiago may be watched from its base. El Colorado Together with El Colorado and Valle Nevado, it is the largest skiable surface in South America. El Colorado offers 38 kilometers distributed into 30 long and varied runs that may interconnect with the Nevado runs by means of a special ticket.

Its 14 lifts cover 9,673 meters of land with vertical drops that range between the 2,5 and the 412 meters. The privileged location of El Colorado provides sunny runs, good snow conditions and pleasant temperatures to practice ski modalities, snowboarding and heli-skiing.

Its equipment and infrastructure guarantee service quality in lodging, gastronomy, equipment rental and the rest of the facilities offered by the resort. El Colorado

Useful data

How to Get There: Located 50 km to the East of Santiago, within the Metropolitan area. Go 35 km along the paved road to Farellones, and then 6 more kilometers up to El Colorado. During the winter, the tire chains is mandatory and traffic circulation is allowed to go up from 8am to 2pm and down from 2pm to 8pm.

High season: weekends, holidays and the period between July 8 and August 15, both dates included.
Low season: the remaining period.

Activities: skiing, snowboarding, heli-skiing .

Services: accommodation, transport, restaurants, entertainment, medical assistance, disco, ski school and ski rental.

Contact

Official Agency:  www.skitour.cl
Santiago Office: Badajoz 100 of. 1303. Las Condes
Phone: + 56 2 2321 1696/ +56 9 9450 1925
Email: info@skitour.cl

 
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