Family Winter Fun in Whistler

Whether you are beginners or accomplished skiers, this week-long itinerary in Canada’s #1 rated ski resort, Whistler, offers the perfect family getaway. In addition to skiing on some of the most reputed powder in the world and honing your skills, you will have time to relax at the Westin Resort & Spa, a truly family friendly property. Prepare for some family fun in Whistler!

 

Day 1: Arrival

Once you land into Vancouver airport, you will be transferred by SUV to Whistler on the scenic Sea to Sky Highway (approximately 2 hours). After checking into the Westin Resort & Spa, get yourself fitted for ski rentals and prepare for a Meet & Greet and resort orientation by a local guide.

Stay: Westin Resort & Spa Whistler

Day 2: Guided skiing day at Whistler/ Blackcomb

After breakfast, the whole family is off for a day on the slopes! Whilst kids are checked into ski school for their lessons, you will have a private guide for the day. Race down the Men’s Olympic downhill (if you dare!).

Stay: Westin Resort & Spa Whistler

Day 3: Skiing at leisure at Whistler/ Blackcomb

A second full day of ski awaits. Kids are back to ski school whilst you can ski at leisure on Blackcomb Mountain and have lunch at Christines on the Mountain.

Later in the afternoon, relax in the hot tubs with the kids before heaving dinner at Keg Restaurant, a family-friendly steak house.

Stay: Westin Resort & Spa Whistler

Day 4: Zip-trek

Whilst you sleep in, the Kids Concierge will entertain your children at the pool and take cooking lessons to learn the art of making pancakes!

In the afternoon, prepare for a 3 hour zip trek eco-tour through an old forest.

Tonight’s dinner will be at Trattoria di Umberto, a casual Italian eatery.

Stay: Westin Resort & Spa Whistler

Day 5 – 7: Skiing at leisure

After a day of rest, head back to the slopes for three full days of gliding down Blackcomb Mountains and attempting to do as many of the 200 runs that there are.

Stay: Westin Resort & Spa Whistler

Day 8: Departure

Today, you will return to Vancouver by SUV to catch your flight home

Itinerary

Duration Description Overnight
Day 1: Arrival Westin Resort & Spa Whistler
Day 2: Guided skiing day at Whistler/ Blackcomb Westin Resort & Spa Whistler
Day 3: Skiing at leisure at Whistler/ Blackcomb Westin Resort & Spa Whistler
Day 4: Zip-trek Westin Resort & Spa Whistler
Day 5 – 7: Skiing at leisure Westin Resort & Spa Whistler
Day 8: Departure

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The Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler

From USD 7,805 for a family of four (2 kids under 12)

Notes on our prices

  • This price guide provides you with a broad indication of how much to budget for your holiday.
  • Prices are generally based on two people travelling together (unless stated otherwise) on a shared room basis.
  • Prices can fluctuate depending on season, standard of accommodation, excursions selected (private versus shared) etc.
  • This basic structure works very nicely, but don’t forget that Lightfoot Travel can provide a range of experiences and we tailor-make each itinerary based on your travel requirements. Get in touch to start planning your perfect trip with your own travel consultant