Japan Powder Retreat - Women Snowboarders Only Kiroko, Hokkaido, Japan

Japan Powder Retreat - Women Snowboarders Only

Kiroko, Hokkaido, Japan

Snowboarding
7 days
Easy
Meals, Transfer, Accomodation
For groups, Friends, Individuals, Small Group
2020

Mon, Feb 10

Sun, Feb 16

€2,037

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Highlights of this tour

  • Join us on our Japan Powder Retreat; an all-inclusive powder and progression adventure to the snowiest major resort on the planet; Kiroro! 
  • Progress your snowboarding with daily coaching and guiding.
  • Get your iconic Japan powder shot with our daily photo sessions.
  • Embrace your inner yogi with daily stretching sessions.
  • Get your zen on in the onsen and then top it off with our 5 star luxury ski-in, ski-out hotel.

Women Snowboarders Only

  • This tour is for women only.
  • We specialised this tour for snowboarders only!
  • If you are a skier, please contact us, and we will find you another tour which is suitable for skiers.

Kiroko

  • Kiroro has something for everyone whether it’s your first time in powder, or you’re a seasoned campaigner.
  • There are easy groomers, plenty of moderately pitched powder lines, wide-open powder meadows that are left un-groomed, and designated side country and tree riding areas that are patrolled.
  • These areas are perfect to get your lift accessed powder fill, within minimum effort.
  • Our team of professional coaches will show you where to find the best lines and the best terrain that is suited to your ability.
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Itinerary

Mornings
  • Each morning we’ll have buffet breakfast at the hotel which consists of a wide selection of western and Japanese foods including eggs, bacon, breads, rice, fresh fruits, cereal, yoghurt, miso, soups and salads. You won’t go hungry!
  • To prepare for the day ahead, hit the onsen in the morning, do some stretching and then it’s time to gear up and head out onto the snow.
  • Before we head out on snow, your coach will complete a gear check, and run through the plan for the day.
  • Our hotel is impressively located on-mountain at Kiroro, so the Gondola is just steps away.
Coaching Sessions
  • Each morning we’ll have a dedicated coaching session where you’ll work on individual goals.
  • Our morning coaching sessions typically run from 9:00am until 12:30pm.
  • Your coaches are on-hand the whole session to give you feedback, encouragement and of course to make it fun.
  • No matter what you want to work on, your coach will be able to provide you with the tools to take your snowboarding to the next level!
Lunch
  • After our morning session is complete, we’ll break for lunch on mountain.
  • Take the opportunity to rest the feet, warm up with a hot drink and lunch, and work out what you’d like to focus on for the afternoon.
Afternoon Sessions
  • Snowboarding in deep powder can be hard work, so each afternoon you can choose what you’d like to do. 
  • Join our afternoon guiding sessions where you can explore more of the mountain with our guides.
  • Your guides are on hand so you can get the most out of your time on-snow.
  • If you’d prefer to go freeriding with your new skills and new shred-friends, feel free to head off on your own, or just head back to the hotel for an onsen and some rest and relaxation.
Evenings
  • After a long day riding deep Japan powder, there is no better way to warm up and soothe the muscles than to hit the onsen.
  • Our hotel has a beautiful indoor and outdoor onsen with natural geothermal water.
  • Relax and revive, while taking in the snowy views.
  • There is also a day spa where you can get a massage, or if you still have energy to burn, you can hit the fitness centre or pool.
  • If you’re ready to awaken your inner yogi, join our afternoon yoga/pilates and stretching session led by our resident pilates instruction Fiona Duncan.
  • Each evening, catch up with the ladies and other guests and guides at the hotel bar. Grab a hot drink or something stronger and catch up on the days’ happenings.
  • Each night we have a buffet dinner included at the hotel. You’ll be able to sample some of the freshest seasonal produce from the region, plus there is a great selection of international dishes.
  • Round off your meal with a trio of sake samplers from the local area.
  • For anyone wanting to kick on, join the other guests and guides in the bar for some after dinner drinks and fun, or if you’re game we can break out the Karaoke.
Flexibility
  • It’s up to you how much time you would like to spend snowboarding.
  • You can easily ride from first to last chair, however we understand that it’s your holiday so you can participate in as much or as little as you like.
  • Our guides and coaches will be available for scheduled daily coaching and guiding sessions.
  • You are welcome to join in or if you’d prefer to do your own thing that’s also okay.

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Difficulty

Whether you’re looking to progress your snowboarding, or just want to ride in Japan with like-minded women, we’ve got you covered. Each day you will ride with similar level snowboarders. Throughout the week we will have coaching and guiding sessions available for the following ability levels:

  • Group 1: You have learned the basics and can link turns most of the time on green runs.
  • Group 2: You can link your turns on-piste and can comfortably ride intermediate terrain (green & blue runs).
  • Group 3: You are able to link turns with rhythm and flow on most black runs, including off-piste.
  • Group 4: You can ride the whole mountain and can make turns anytime, anywhere and in any conditions, including in powder and trees.

Small Group Size

  • During our coaching sessions we typically keep our group size to a maximum of 5 people for a more personal experience between our guests and guides.
  • This ensures you get the most out of your time with us.

Solo Traveller

  • If you’re travelling solo you won’t be alone. In fact, about 99% of our guests are travelling solo.
  • Our tour is perfect for solo travellers, we just match you up with someone to room with for the entire time.
  • To encourage a social atmosphere, are our coaches and guides with you on-mountain during the day and they keep the fun going well into the night, so you’ll always have people to socialise with.
  • If you’d like a bit more room we can arrange a private room on request. Please ask it after booking.

Snow Conditions

  • This tour is running at the peak of Kiroro’s snow season.
  • At this time of year, Kiroro sees consistent storms that bring massive quantities of light, dry powder snow.
  • Much of the resorts is north facing which keeps the snow in pristine condition.

Deposit

  • Please note that we limit our group numbers for this tour.
  • If you would like some further information about the tour please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
  • To secure your spot on tour, we take an AUD $700 deposit and the balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • We will issue all guests travel documents and Pre Departure Guides one month prior to travel.
  • If you would like to apply later then November, contact us, and we will do our best to find a seat for you.

Price Includes

Accommodation
  • Luxury Marriot Hotel *****
  • All inclusive
Transfer
  • Once you arrive at New Chitose Airport in Sapporo, simply jump on the bus and in no time you’ll be transported to our powder paradise.
  • Our door-to-door transfers make the trip a breeze.
  • On departure day, we’ll drop you back at New Chitose Airport.
Experienced Snowboarding Guides
  • Throughout the week you will be hosted by our qualified coaches and guides.

Daily Coaching Session
  • Every day you will spend a minimum of 3.5 hours with our qualified coaches in our group coaching sessions.
  • Our coaching sessions typically run from 9am – 12:30pm.
  • You’ll enjoy the personalised attention as we limit our group size to a maximum of 5 women per coach.
Daily Guiding Session
  • Each afternoon we hold guiding and freeride sessions which are led by our qualified coaches.
  • You’ll get to explore more of the mountain and cover more ground, as you put your skills into play after your morning coaching session.
Photographer
  • Throughout the tour we have our photographer on hand to capture all the action.
  • You’ll be able to download all your Japan shots daily, so you can keep all your followers up to date with the drool-worthy conditions that you’re currently scoring.
  • We’ll make sure you go home with your iconic Japan powder shot, plus all the highlights from the week, on and off-mountain.
5 Days Ski Ticket
  • You’ll receive your 5 day Kiroro lift ticket when you arrive at the hotel.
Pilates & Stretching Sessions
  • Each evening join us in our fitness room for our pilates and stretching session.
Snowboarding & Tech Session
  • Our coaches will run snowboarding tech sessions throughout the week which will cover everything from board set-up, board selection, waxing and tuning, and of course answer any questions.
Meals
  • This tour is an all-inclusive package.


Travel & Sport Insurance
Flight Tickets & Airfare

Luxury Hotel *****

  • Throughout the tour you’ll stay on-mountain at the Marriot, The Kiroro, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel.
  • This is a 5 star, luxury hotel with direct access to the region’s best powder.
  • You’ll stay in a mountain-side Superior Room with views across the snow covered landscape that will have you feeling zen in no time.
  • Each room has a great heating, private ensuite bathroom, TV, and free WiFi.
  • The hotel also has a hot spring, indoor and outdoor pool, fitness centre and shops. 
  • Buffet breakfast and dinners are included and are thoughtfully prepared with the freshest locally sourced ingredients.

Meals

Breakfasts

  • For breakfast, join us at Kiroro’s talk-of-the-town breakfast buffet which serves eggs cooked to order, home-baked bread, French croissants and much more, all prepared with local produce.


Dinners

  • For dinner, join us at Hokkaido’s renowned buffet on the second floor of our hotel. 
  • You will be treated to the freshest local seafood, delicious meats and vegetable dishes, warming and hearty curry, Japanese soups and noodles just to name a few.
  • For those with a sweet tooth, the irresistible dessert buffet isn’t one to be missed.


Map

Qualified Guide: Rachel Newton

  • We’re lucky enough to have one of the world’s most qualified female coaches as part of our team.
  • Originally hailing from the small town of National Park, New Zealand, Rachel rose through the professional snowboarding ranks, and eventually became a high-performance coach for regional and national snowboard teams.
  • Whether it’s your first time snowboarding or you’re a professional athlete, Rachel’s direct and considered approach will fast-track your progression.
  • Her passion for snowboarding is infectious.
  • Just take a lap with Rachel through the park, on piste or in the trees and you’ll be smiling ear-to-ear. Her energy, enthusiasm and expert advice will take your snowboarding to the next level and then some. 
  • She’ll arm you with all the technical skills and confidence required to be the best snowboarder you can be.
  • Plus she’s got some great yarns to tell over the course of the week. There’s never a dull moment! Rachel now calls Canada home and is based in Rossland, BC, with her very awesome snowboarding family.

Qualified Guide: Juliane Bray

  • Juliane has been a pioneer for women’s snowboarding.
  • From her early days as a professional snowboarder, she rose through the ranks to compete at the highest level.
  • There aren’t many athletes that can claim they have had their own pro model snowboard, but Juliane has!
  • Juliane’s long career has seen her with multiple wins at the Burton Open, she’s competed at the 2006 and 2010 Winter Olympics and was the first New Zealand athlete to win a Snowboard World Cup.
  • She brings her years of experience and knowledge from the competitive circuit to her role as a high-performance coach. Juliane is a pro at helping riders who have plateaued.
  • She’ll have you trying new tricks and breaking through barriers you never thought possible. She’ll get you covering more ground and trying new things in no time.
  • When Juliane isn’t our rock-star coach in Japan, you can find her in Wanaka, New Zealand, coaching the high performance squads at Cardrona Resort.

Qualified Guide: Fiona Duncan

  • Fiona has been instrumental in building the the women's program at Mint Tours.
  • She has worked both behind the scenes and on-the-snow in every role possible to help grow our women’s snowboarding community.
  • She’s a natural leader, and a passionate communicator, so it’s no surprise her career as a professional snowboarder led her to become a high-performance snowboard coach and guide in New Zealand, Europe and the United States.
  • Her personal mission is to encourage women to immerse themselves in nature and enjoy the benefits of a healthy and active lifestyle and have the best time possible while doing it.
  • When Fiona isn’t on-snow, you can either find her at the beach or in her pilates studio; she’ll be sharing her passion for surfing with the next generation of female surfers, or teaching the local community the benefits of pilates and leading a healthy lifestyle.

Safe Booking

Do I have to book in advance?

  • Yes, we encourage you to book this trek in advance.
  • For day activities, we recommend you to book 48 hours before the tour.
  • For multi-day packages, the earlier you book, the more significant is the chance that you can participate in the journey.


When do I have to pay?

  • We have a "book now, pay later" policy. Due to this process, we don't ask for any bank card details.
  • We created our booking system to be convenient and secure for you.
  • The provider will contact you and discuss the payment with you later.


What other fees do I have to pay?

  • There are no hidden fees on Trekhunt (like booking fee, cancellation fee, etc.).
  • We don't charge you any additional fees.
  • We offer this tour precisely with the same price and conditions as the provider.


Is booking secure?

  • We created our booking system to be convenient and safe for you.
  • We don't ask any of your bank card details!
  • We only ask you to provide us your name, email and mobile number.
  • We forward this information to the provider, who can send you the tour details.


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Community

  • Once you’re booked on, the provider will invite you to join their group chat so you can get to know the other women on tour.
  • If you’re travelling solo it’s a great way to meet the others and sync up your travel plans.

Women Snowboarders Only

  • This tour is for women only.
  • We specialised this tour for snowboarders only!
  • If you are a skier, please contact us, and we will find you another tour which is suitable for skiers.

Kiroko

  • Kiroro has something for everyone whether it’s your first time in powder, or you’re a seasoned campaigner.
  • There are easy groomers, plenty of moderately pitched powder lines, wide-open powder meadows that are left un-groomed, and designated side country and tree riding areas that are patrolled.
  • These areas are perfect to get your lift accessed powder fill, within minimum effort.
  • Our team of professional coaches will show you where to find the best lines and the best terrain that is suited to your ability.
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Itinerary

Mornings
  • Each morning we’ll have buffet breakfast at the hotel which consists of a wide selection of western and Japanese foods including eggs, bacon, breads, rice, fresh fruits, cereal, yoghurt, miso, soups and salads. You won’t go hungry!
  • To prepare for the day ahead, hit the onsen in the morning, do some stretching and then it’s time to gear up and head out onto the snow.
  • Before we head out on snow, your coach will complete a gear check, and run through the plan for the day.
  • Our hotel is impressively located on-mountain at Kiroro, so the Gondola is just steps away.
Coaching Sessions
  • Each morning we’ll have a dedicated coaching session where you’ll work on individual goals.
  • Our morning coaching sessions typically run from 9:00am until 12:30pm.
  • Your coaches are on-hand the whole session to give you feedback, encouragement and of course to make it fun.
  • No matter what you want to work on, your coach will be able to provide you with the tools to take your snowboarding to the next level!
Lunch
  • After our morning session is complete, we’ll break for lunch on mountain.
  • Take the opportunity to rest the feet, warm up with a hot drink and lunch, and work out what you’d like to focus on for the afternoon.
Afternoon Sessions
  • Snowboarding in deep powder can be hard work, so each afternoon you can choose what you’d like to do. 
  • Join our afternoon guiding sessions where you can explore more of the mountain with our guides.
  • Your guides are on hand so you can get the most out of your time on-snow.
  • If you’d prefer to go freeriding with your new skills and new shred-friends, feel free to head off on your own, or just head back to the hotel for an onsen and some rest and relaxation.
Evenings
  • After a long day riding deep Japan powder, there is no better way to warm up and soothe the muscles than to hit the onsen.
  • Our hotel has a beautiful indoor and outdoor onsen with natural geothermal water.
  • Relax and revive, while taking in the snowy views.
  • There is also a day spa where you can get a massage, or if you still have energy to burn, you can hit the fitness centre or pool.
  • If you’re ready to awaken your inner yogi, join our afternoon yoga/pilates and stretching session led by our resident pilates instruction Fiona Duncan.
  • Each evening, catch up with the ladies and other guests and guides at the hotel bar. Grab a hot drink or something stronger and catch up on the days’ happenings.
  • Each night we have a buffet dinner included at the hotel. You’ll be able to sample some of the freshest seasonal produce from the region, plus there is a great selection of international dishes.
  • Round off your meal with a trio of sake samplers from the local area.
  • For anyone wanting to kick on, join the other guests and guides in the bar for some after dinner drinks and fun, or if you’re game we can break out the Karaoke.
Flexibility
  • It’s up to you how much time you would like to spend snowboarding.
  • You can easily ride from first to last chair, however we understand that it’s your holiday so you can participate in as much or as little as you like.
  • Our guides and coaches will be available for scheduled daily coaching and guiding sessions.
  • You are welcome to join in or if you’d prefer to do your own thing that’s also okay.

Difficulty

Whether you’re looking to progress your snowboarding, or just want to ride in Japan with like-minded women, we’ve got you covered. Each day you will ride with similar level snowboarders. Throughout the week we will have coaching and guiding sessions available for the following ability levels:

  • Group 1: You have learned the basics and can link turns most of the time on green runs.
  • Group 2: You can link your turns on-piste and can comfortably ride intermediate terrain (green & blue runs).
  • Group 3: You are able to link turns with rhythm and flow on most black runs, including off-piste.
  • Group 4: You can ride the whole mountain and can make turns anytime, anywhere and in any conditions, including in powder and trees.

Small Group Size

  • During our coaching sessions we typically keep our group size to a maximum of 5 people for a more personal experience between our guests and guides.
  • This ensures you get the most out of your time with us.

Solo Traveller

  • If you’re travelling solo you won’t be alone. In fact, about 99% of our guests are travelling solo.
  • Our tour is perfect for solo travellers, we just match you up with someone to room with for the entire time.
  • To encourage a social atmosphere, are our coaches and guides with you on-mountain during the day and they keep the fun going well into the night, so you’ll always have people to socialise with.
  • If you’d like a bit more room we can arrange a private room on request. Please ask it after booking.

Snow Conditions

  • This tour is running at the peak of Kiroro’s snow season.
  • At this time of year, Kiroro sees consistent storms that bring massive quantities of light, dry powder snow.
  • Much of the resorts is north facing which keeps the snow in pristine condition.

Deposit

  • Please note that we limit our group numbers for this tour.
  • If you would like some further information about the tour please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
  • To secure your spot on tour, we take an AUD $700 deposit and the balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • We will issue all guests travel documents and Pre Departure Guides one month prior to travel.
  • If you would like to apply later then November, contact us, and we will do our best to find a seat for you.

Price Includes

Accommodation
  • Luxury Marriot Hotel *****
  • All inclusive
Transfer
  • Once you arrive at New Chitose Airport in Sapporo, simply jump on the bus and in no time you’ll be transported to our powder paradise.
  • Our door-to-door transfers make the trip a breeze.
  • On departure day, we’ll drop you back at New Chitose Airport.
Experienced Snowboarding Guides
  • Throughout the week you will be hosted by our qualified coaches and guides.

Daily Coaching Session
  • Every day you will spend a minimum of 3.5 hours with our qualified coaches in our group coaching sessions.
  • Our coaching sessions typically run from 9am – 12:30pm.
  • You’ll enjoy the personalised attention as we limit our group size to a maximum of 5 women per coach.
Daily Guiding Session
  • Each afternoon we hold guiding and freeride sessions which are led by our qualified coaches.
  • You’ll get to explore more of the mountain and cover more ground, as you put your skills into play after your morning coaching session.
Photographer
  • Throughout the tour we have our photographer on hand to capture all the action.
  • You’ll be able to download all your Japan shots daily, so you can keep all your followers up to date with the drool-worthy conditions that you’re currently scoring.
  • We’ll make sure you go home with your iconic Japan powder shot, plus all the highlights from the week, on and off-mountain.
5 Days Ski Ticket
  • You’ll receive your 5 day Kiroro lift ticket when you arrive at the hotel.
Pilates & Stretching Sessions
  • Each evening join us in our fitness room for our pilates and stretching session.
Snowboarding & Tech Session
  • Our coaches will run snowboarding tech sessions throughout the week which will cover everything from board set-up, board selection, waxing and tuning, and of course answer any questions.
Meals
  • This tour is an all-inclusive package.


Travel & Sport Insurance
Flight Tickets & Airfare

Luxury Hotel *****

  • Throughout the tour you’ll stay on-mountain at the Marriot, The Kiroro, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel.
  • This is a 5 star, luxury hotel with direct access to the region’s best powder.
  • You’ll stay in a mountain-side Superior Room with views across the snow covered landscape that will have you feeling zen in no time.
  • Each room has a great heating, private ensuite bathroom, TV, and free WiFi.
  • The hotel also has a hot spring, indoor and outdoor pool, fitness centre and shops. 
  • Buffet breakfast and dinners are included and are thoughtfully prepared with the freshest locally sourced ingredients.

Meals

Breakfasts

  • For breakfast, join us at Kiroro’s talk-of-the-town breakfast buffet which serves eggs cooked to order, home-baked bread, French croissants and much more, all prepared with local produce.


Dinners

  • For dinner, join us at Hokkaido’s renowned buffet on the second floor of our hotel. 
  • You will be treated to the freshest local seafood, delicious meats and vegetable dishes, warming and hearty curry, Japanese soups and noodles just to name a few.
  • For those with a sweet tooth, the irresistible dessert buffet isn’t one to be missed.


Map

Qualified Guide: Rachel Newton

  • We’re lucky enough to have one of the world’s most qualified female coaches as part of our team.
  • Originally hailing from the small town of National Park, New Zealand, Rachel rose through the professional snowboarding ranks, and eventually became a high-performance coach for regional and national snowboard teams.
  • Whether it’s your first time snowboarding or you’re a professional athlete, Rachel’s direct and considered approach will fast-track your progression.
  • Her passion for snowboarding is infectious.
  • Just take a lap with Rachel through the park, on piste or in the trees and you’ll be smiling ear-to-ear. Her energy, enthusiasm and expert advice will take your snowboarding to the next level and then some. 
  • She’ll arm you with all the technical skills and confidence required to be the best snowboarder you can be.
  • Plus she’s got some great yarns to tell over the course of the week. There’s never a dull moment! Rachel now calls Canada home and is based in Rossland, BC, with her very awesome snowboarding family.

Qualified Guide: Juliane Bray

  • Juliane has been a pioneer for women’s snowboarding.
  • From her early days as a professional snowboarder, she rose through the ranks to compete at the highest level.
  • There aren’t many athletes that can claim they have had their own pro model snowboard, but Juliane has!
  • Juliane’s long career has seen her with multiple wins at the Burton Open, she’s competed at the 2006 and 2010 Winter Olympics and was the first New Zealand athlete to win a Snowboard World Cup.
  • She brings her years of experience and knowledge from the competitive circuit to her role as a high-performance coach. Juliane is a pro at helping riders who have plateaued.
  • She’ll have you trying new tricks and breaking through barriers you never thought possible. She’ll get you covering more ground and trying new things in no time.
  • When Juliane isn’t our rock-star coach in Japan, you can find her in Wanaka, New Zealand, coaching the high performance squads at Cardrona Resort.

Qualified Guide: Fiona Duncan

  • Fiona has been instrumental in building the the women's program at Mint Tours.
  • She has worked both behind the scenes and on-the-snow in every role possible to help grow our women’s snowboarding community.
  • She’s a natural leader, and a passionate communicator, so it’s no surprise her career as a professional snowboarder led her to become a high-performance snowboard coach and guide in New Zealand, Europe and the United States.
  • Her personal mission is to encourage women to immerse themselves in nature and enjoy the benefits of a healthy and active lifestyle and have the best time possible while doing it.
  • When Fiona isn’t on-snow, you can either find her at the beach or in her pilates studio; she’ll be sharing her passion for surfing with the next generation of female surfers, or teaching the local community the benefits of pilates and leading a healthy lifestyle.

Safe Booking

Do I have to book in advance?

  • Yes, we encourage you to book this trek in advance.
  • For day activities, we recommend you to book 48 hours before the tour.
  • For multi-day packages, the earlier you book, the more significant is the chance that you can participate in the journey.


When do I have to pay?

  • We have a "book now, pay later" policy. Due to this process, we don't ask for any bank card details.
  • We created our booking system to be convenient and secure for you.
  • The provider will contact you and discuss the payment with you later.


What other fees do I have to pay?

  • There are no hidden fees on Trekhunt (like booking fee, cancellation fee, etc.).
  • We don't charge you any additional fees.
  • We offer this tour precisely with the same price and conditions as the provider.


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Time until next start
83
days
14
hours
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48
min
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53
sec

Price

€2,037

Duration

7 days
2020

Mon, Feb 10

Sun, Feb 16

€2,037

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Highlights of this tour
Women Snowboarders Only
Kiroko
Itinerary
Difficulty
Small Group Size
Solo Traveller
Snow Conditions
Deposit
Price Includes
Luxury Hotel *****
Meals
Qualified Guide: Rachel Newton
Qualified Guide: Juliane Bray
Qualified Guide: Fiona Duncan
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