Greece is traditionally seen as a summer holiday destination, but the country also has 18 ski resorts open from December to April, which have been gaining in popularity in recent years because of their affordability. Prices for winter holidays are two to three times lower in Greece than in Austria, Switzerland or France, and certain Greek resorts offer annual membership cards at a price comparable to a weekly ticket in the Alps.
This is creating demand for tourist services and accommodation all year long, and makes inland property in Greece an equally attractive investment to real estate along the coast, especially considering the country’s golden visa program, which gives buyers of property above €250,000 a Greek residence permit. The following resorts are a small selection of what the country has to offer visitors in winter.
Parnassus is 180 km from Athens. It is Greece's largest and the most modern ski resort and was opened in 1976. it is located aslope the eponymcontinue reading