Early in the calendar year is the golden window for ski enthusiasts. Between New Year’s Day and Spring Break, resorts are less crowded, hotel rooms become available and lift line-ups are manageable. Of course, chartering a luxury private jet gives you a definite advantage. You can customize your itinerary, choose your preferred airport, and find luxury accommodation.

To help you choose, here are our top five ski destinations accessible by luxury private jet.

North America

Telluride, Colorado

Telluride is a perennial ski favorite, and it’s easy to see why. The community has stayed close to its roots as an unpretentious but welcoming mining town. That said, it still offers world-class skiing and accommodation. About half the ski runs are devoted to beginner and intermediate level skiers, making it ideal for families. And the other half? Pure, fast Colorado powder skiing! Telluride is easily accessible by luxury private jet via Telluride Regional Airport.

Deer Valley, Utah

Just 45 minutes from Salt Lake City, Deer Valley is Utah’s hidden gem. The resort boasts classy lodge accommodations with cozy fireplaces and a variety of fine dining options. The resort has over 2,000 skiable acres, but it limits the number of lift tickets to just 7,000 a day. You never feel crowded. It’s a ski-only resort;

Whistler is one of the most popular ski destinations in Canada.

snowboarders are not permitted. To save time, you can also charter a luxury private jet to nearby Heber City Municipal Airport, which is only 21 miles from Deer Valley Resort.

Whistler-Blackcomb, British Columbia, Canada

Whistler was a popular resort even before it hosted the 2010 Winter Olympics. In the decade since, the resort has grown in scope and popularity. The “village with a vibe” is nestled between two massive mountains, featuring funky boutiques, fine dining, and nightlife. The skiing is world-class, with over 8,000 acres to explore. And non-skiers are always welcome to enjoy snowmobile tours, luxury spas, and shopping excursions. Vancouver International Airport is your gateway to Whistler-Blackcomb.


Lech Zurs, Austria

This European favorite is the “Cradle of Alpine Skiing.” Lech Zurs brags over 217 miles (350 kilometers) of ski runs. The pristine powder, five-star hotels, and sophisticated restaurants make it popular with various royal families. But non-royals are equally welcome to book a luxury private jet to enjoy Lech Zurs’ intermediate-level skiing, sunny skies, and Austrian luxury hospitality. Stratos Jet Charters can get your group to Innsbruck, about 90

Hakuba Valley in Japan boasts ten resorts, perfect for the ultimate ski destination.

minutes away from Lech Zurs.  And our expert Trip Support team can arrange seamless ground transport.  

Hakuba, Japan

The Hakuba Valley promotes itself as “Japan’s Largest Snow Resort.” The accommodation is extraordinary, ranging from traditional Ryokan-style rooms to private luxury chalets. After a day of skiing the deep powder, soak those tired muscles in one of the nearby natural hot springs. The Hakuba Valley is actually an umbrella term for the ten resorts that dot the valley like a string of pearls. Each brags upscale accommodation, extraordinary dining, spa, and shopping amenities. Hakuba is about 2 hours from Tokyo by car, or you can opt for the bullet train or even a Stratos helicopter charter to get you there faster.

There is fresh powder skiing awaiting you all around the world. Whether you are going with a corporate group or with your family, Stratos can ensure you get there safely and comfortably.


To book your next luxury charter flight, call Stratos Jet Charters at 888-593-9066.