2010 News - Holidays - Monarch launches its first ski flights and packages
14 09 2010
Leading Travel Group, Monarch, has launched its first direct sell ski flights and packages for winter 10/11 to the Pyrenean ski resort of Formigal, all of which are now available to book via www.monarch.co.uk.
Weekly charter flights with Monarch will operate on Sunday’s between Gatwick and Huesca in Northern Spain from 16 January to 27 March 2011 with complimentary transfers provided to the ski resort in Formigal.
Monarch flights, packages and hotel-only options are now on sale with seven night half board accommodation at the 3 diamond rated Hotel Nievesol in Formigal starting from only £449 per person including flights and transfers. Return flights between Gatwick and Huesca including complimentary transfers to Formigal are available from only £185 per person and a seven night stay (exclusive of flights) at the Hotel Nievesol in Formigal on a half board basis, starts from £225 per person – based on two sharing.
In addition, a range of pre-bookable optional extras are available for Monarch ski package holiday customers to book, including a 6 day ski lift pass from £125 per adult and ski/snowboard and boot hire from £80 per adult. Ski passes and ski/snowboard and boot hire are FREE for children up to 11 years. 3 or 5 day ski/snowboard school is also available to pre-book from £59 or £70 respectively and travel insurance, including winter sports cover is available for package holiday customers from £29 per adult and £19 per child.
Located in the heart of the Pyrenees and only 90km from Huesca, Formigal is part of the Aramón ski group situated in the region of Aragon. It is a lively purpose-built resort suitable for beginners, intermediate skiers and families, and offers a friendly, relaxed atmosphere with good facilities, provided at considerably lower prices than many of the winter playgrounds in the Alps. With 16 lifts, 57 kilometres of marked runs and good quality, great value food and drink readily available in bars and restaurants on and off the pistes, Formigal offers a fantastic alternative this winter to skiing in the elsewhere in Europe.
Monarch operates scheduled and charter flights from a number of UK airports, including Birmingham, London Gatwick, London Luton and Manchester. Scheduled flights operate to destinations throughout Spain, Portugal, Cyprus, Turkey and Gibraltar, whilst charter services operate worldwide. In addition to flights, Monarch also now offers a huge range of great value holidays, ski packages, accommodation options, car hire and travel insurance, all of which can be booked via monarch.co.uk.
For further information or to book Monarch flights to Huesca, or Monarch ski packages and hotels in Formigal, please visit www.monarch.co.uk.Previous Page