In this accessible activity, you will have the opportunity to learn to ski in a beautiful setting in the ski resort of La Parva, less than a 60-minute drive from Santiago, Chile. You will meet your instructor at the ski school and will be provided with adaptive ski equi...In this accessible activity, you will have the opportunity to learn to ski in a beautiful setting in the ski resort of La Parva, less than a 60-minute drive from Santiago, Chile. You will meet your instructor at the ski school and will be provided with adaptive ski equipment. From there, you will head to a beginners’ ski slope, which is set at approximately 2750 meters of altitude. You’ll have some time to ski, accompanied by an instructor, and can set the pace and difficulty level to suit your needs. The activity will end back at the ski school.
This activity includes accessible equipment for people with disabilities, but the ski school isn’t wheelchair-accessible. There is a designated parking space for people with disabilities and visitors must climb approximately 50 steps from the parking lot to the ski school, with another 20 steps to use the accessible bathroom facilities. You must be able to manually transfer or be willing to accept help to manually transfer from your wheelchair into the adaptive equipment, which doesn’t have a headrest or armrests. Staff from the ski school will be available to provide assistance.
Assistance not included, we can request help if needed in advance.
Accessibility. What to expect?
Guides / staff members have experience assisting people with disabilities
Guides / staff members will be available to assist
Transportation not included
No accessible bathrooms available for the activity
Few accessibility measures are in place and assistance is needed for the full experience
Adaptive equipment is included and two people assisting are needed
Starting point: La Parva
End point: La Parva
From $182 USD / per person
*Price based on 2 travelers
Reliable accessibility information
Keeping you safe during COVID-19
Enhanced cleaning protocol
Local authorities safety protocols followed by all staff members
Social distancing measures
Social distancing measures in place
Tourist city taxes
What's not included
The same price applies to all travelers. Please select the number of travelers with and without disabilities when booking on our website.
Please note that the price featured is the lowest price available based on 2 people traveling. Please get in touch with our travel experts to know what rates apply for your traveling dates / number of participants.
This trip can be arranged for customers traveling by themselves. Assistants and trained guides will be hired to assist and help out with the logistics needed.
Spoken language(s): English, Spanish.
Travel insurance is not included but an appropriate insurance based on your personal needs is highly recommended.
Travelers must be willing to self-transfer manually or be helped to do so, in order to take part in this tour.
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