La Parva Ski Center
Located at an altitude of 2.700 mts, La Parva Ski Center has a quality that no other resort can offer: a complete view of Santiago Valley in all its magnitude.
Villa La Parva has all the services that visitors may need: accommodation, restaurants, equipment rental, ski school, bar, transportation, cafeteria, club, medical clinic and parking lot.
Along with El Colorado-Farellones and Valle Nevado resorts, the three centers form the largest skiable area in South America.
41 km east of Santiago, Metropolitan Region.
When to go
June to October
Villa La Parva, La Parva Hill
How to get there
Leave Santiago heading East (Kennedy Ave. and Las Condes Ave) and take the road to Farellones. The road is paved, and it is 35 km. to Farellones and another 6 to La Parva.
Traffic is controlled by the police and using snow chains is compulsory. From 8:00am to 2:00 pm, traffic goes uphill, and from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm, it only goes downhilll.
Accommodation, transport, restaurants, entertainment, medical clinic, minimarket, gas station, club.
El Colorado Ski Center, Valle Nevado Ski Center, Villa Farellones.
There are six restaurants in the center. While at the base of the slopes you will find La marmita de Pericles, Au Bon Pain and Hoster√≠a La Parva, on the slopes you will find La Golondrina and 3.100.
- La Marmita de Pericles Restaurant
It specializes in fondue and raclettes. It has a warm and welcoming mountain atmosphere.
- El Manzano
Situated in La Golondrina ski track, it has a great variety of first class meat and seafood.
- Pub El Piuqu√©n
Pizzas and mountain food.
International cuisine and bar.
At the summit of the Alpha lift, it specializes in sandwiches, soups, and kebabs.
- La Pirca
Located on the tracks
La Parva ski school has national and international instructors of the highest level, who give lessons to children and adults, from the very basics to competition levels in every discipline. The lessons cover from beginner to expert levels, in and off-piste
The Mini-school is a great alternative for 5 to 12 year-olds who want to learn the fundamentals of skiing or improve their technique. These lessons last half a day or the entire day (the latter includes a meal).
Finally, the school has the necessary facilities and a qualified staff to teach disabled skiers (Down's Syndrome, sightless, paraplegic)
Also, for those who enjoy the adventure of skiing on virgin snow, some hectares are left ungroomed.
The center has 14 lifts: 2 quadruple chairs, 1 triple chair, 1 double chair, and 10 surface (platter) lifts.
||Las √Āguilas||Quadruple Chair||2.123||571|
|8||Las Vegas||Surface (Platter)||1.184||351|
|10||Parva Chica||Surface (Platter)||610||130|
The center has three spots where you can buy ski tickets: Hosteria La Parva, and the bottom of Alpha (triple seat) and Manzanito lifts.
If you need to rent skis or snowboards, the Ski Rental offers different alternatives for children or adults, beginners or experts. It also has a repair and maintenance service for boards and skis.
Also, La Bolsa del Ski shop is specialized in snow sports. There you can find the necessary equipment, clothing, and accessories for all the snow sports practiced here. Its qualified staff will help you find exactly what you need.
Address: Santa Isabel de Cantagallo, Las Condes, Santiago
Phone: (2) 217 91 01
Departures from: Airport,¬†Unimarc Cantagallo Supermarket, Ski Rental.
Departure time:¬†8:00 and¬†8:30 am.
Address: Apoquindo Ave.¬†4900 Local 39 (Omnium Building), Providencia, Santiago
Phone: (2) 246 68 81
Departures from: Omnium building, Cantagallo, Mall Los Trapenses
Departure time: 8:00 and 9:00 am
Ski Centers in Chile
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|Portillo Ski Center
|Valle Nevado Ski Center|
|El Colorado Ski Center|
|La Parva Ski Center|
|Lagunillas Ski Center|
|Chapa Verde Ski Center|
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