2024's Hautest Ski Destinations

We've rounded up the crème de la crème of ski destinations for 2024. Here's our take on the best global mountain trips that are on our bucket list this year, and should be on yours, too. 

Courchevel, France:

Nestled in the heart of the French Alps, Courchevel has long been the playground of the jet-set elite. This winter wonderland boasts not one, not two, but three Michelin-starred restaurants, ensuring that your après-ski experience is as decadent as your day on the slopes. Imagine sipping on vintage Dom Pérignon while overlooking the snow-kissed peaks from the comfort of your private chalet's hot tub. Courchevel effortlessly marries the sophistication of a Vogue photo shoot with the thrill of world-class skiing.

St. Moritz, Switzerland: 

St. Moritz, darling, is synonymous with luxury. This Swiss gem has been attracting high society for over a century, and it's not hard to see why. Picture yourself gliding down the powdery slopes by day and rubbing shoulders with international glitterati at the legendary Badrutt's Palace Hotel by night. This winter, St. Moritz promises a seamless blend of old-world charm and cutting-edge extravagance, making it a must-visit for those who crave the epitome of Alpine chic.

Aspen, USA: 

For those seeking the perfect blend of Hollywood glamour and adrenaline-pumping slopes, Aspen is your go-to destination. The Colorado Rockies provide the stunning backdrop to this winter playground, where A-list celebrities and discerning travelers come together in a dazzling display of winter opulence. Indulge in exclusive shopping along Aspen's charming streets, dine at five-star restaurants, and unwind in lavish mountain lodges that redefine après-ski luxury.

Kitzbühel, Austria: 

Austria's Kitzbühel is the epitome of Alpine charm, seamlessly blending old-world charm with contemporary sophistication. Famous for hosting the Hahnenkamm, one of the most challenging downhill ski races in the world, Kitzbühel caters to those who appreciate a touch of tradition with their luxury. Picture yourself sipping on mulled wine in a centuries-old chalet, surrounded by the snow-draped peaks of the Tyrolean Alps. Kitzbühel is the perfect marriage of Austrian gemütlichkeit and high-end extravagance.

Niseko, Japan:

For a touch of Eastern allure, look no further than Niseko in Japan. This rising star in the world of luxury ski destinations offers unparalleled powder snow, world-class accommodations, and a unique blend of Japanese refinement and international flair. After conquering the slopes, immerse yourself in the tranquility of an onsen, dine on exquisite sushi, and unwind in contemporary luxury lodges that effortlessly fuse modern design with traditional Japanese aesthetics.