New annual research by ABTA has uncovered significant changes in ever evolving winter holiday trends and increase in the popularity of winter sports holidays this year. 15% of people taking winter holidays are opting for a sports-themed holiday: a 5% increase on last year.
The resorts which were the most in demand were ones that offered additional activities to skiing and snowboarding, including fitness and spa treatments. Travelers seeking bargains are likely to venture to up-and-coming destinations including Poland and Bulgaria. But France, Italy and Austria remain the most popular destinations, with some of the biggest and most famous ski areas in the world.
Here are the Top 5 Ski resorts: