The picturesque Malam Jabba Ski Resort hosts a popular winter sports festival every year, usually during the months of December, January and February. The event plays a significant role in boosting tourism in Pakistan.
The resort, owned by the Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation, has been reconstructed by the Samson Group of Companies and the Sarhad Tourism Development Corporation. Let us check out the exciting winter sports at Samsons Malam Jabba Ski Resort, their ticket prices and how you can avail these activities this winter season.
In this Post:
Ticket Price of Winter Sports at Malam Jabba Ski Resort
Winter Sports Festival 2020
First-time Ever Skidoo Rides in Pakistan
Upcoming Winter Sports Events at Malam Jabba
Winter Sports at Malam Jabba Ski Resort
The most-awaited and the most exciting time of the year for chionophiles—winter-loving creatures—is here! Malam Jabba Ski Resort, which is one of the best ski resorts in Pakistan, in collaboration with Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Ski Federation Pakistan, is organising different festivals this winter in which anyone can participate and register to showcase their talent. Moreover, these winter sports competitions at Malam Jabba are meant for all ages, amateurs and for professionals as well. Let us check out what kind of activities and games they are offering.
Winter Sports at Malam Jabba Ski Resort along with their Ticket Price
The following winter sports at Malam Jabba are quite popular among the people and foreign tourists alike.
- Snow Tubing per hour at PKR 1000
- Skiing for a full day at PKR 6000 and for half day it is PKR 4000, including the day pass and chair lift ride
- Snow Ski Walk for a group of 4 persons with a tour guide at PKR 2000
- Ice skating under the supervision of a coach at PKR 600 per hour
- Sledging at PKR 1000
- Snowboarding for a full day at PKR 6000 and for half day at PKR 4000
Glimpses of Winter Sports Festival 2020 at Malam Jabba Ski Resort
Apart from the above-mentioned facilities at Malam Jabba Ski Resort, there are plenty of other winter sports competitions held from time to time. Recently, on Jan. 17-19, a winter sports festival 2020 was held at Malam Jabba Ski Resort where amateur and professional skiers, travel enthusiasts and foreign tourists participated in different competitions. The three day-winter sports festival highlighted the importance of winter activities and the thrill and excitement it brings.
Various ice competitions were held in the snow-capped mountain resort. From skiing, skating, sledding, tobogganing, archery to even Khattak dance, many competitions were held for people belonging to all ages. Small children geared up with ski equipment also participated in different winter games at Malam Jabba Ski Resort. The viewers were thrilled to see the skills and mastery of amateur skiers who glided smoothly on the snow-covered slopes under the guidance of a professional coach.
The Ice Hockey Rink, Skidoo Rides and Ice Curling at Malam Jabba Resort
If you are a true winter sports lover, then you wouldn’t want to miss a game of ice hockey on the newly-established ice hockey rink at Malam Jabba Resort. It is a major tourist attraction in Pakistan. You can play a game of Ice hockey with your friends and family.
Ice curls have been introduced for the first time ever in the country. Ice curling is a game where people slide curling stones on the ice towards a target called the house. Two teams having four players each play the game.
Just like ice curls, skidoo rides in Pakistan have been introduced for the first time. It’s an activity during which you can take a tour of the snow-covered mountains on a snowmobile!
Upcoming Winter Sports Events at Malam Jabba Ski Resort
There are a couple of winter sports events taking place at the resort this winter season. To make sure that you don’t miss out on any of the winter sports events at Malam Jabba, we are sharing the following calendar. Mark your favourite event and plan ahead to fully avail it.
- NDU Winter Sports Gala on 27-28th Jan
- International Ski Festival on 4-5th Feb
- Snowboarding/Ice Hockey/Ice Curling Open Cup 2020 7th – 22nd Feb
- Alpine Ski Cup 15th – 22nd Feb
Contact Details for More Information
If you are planning to participate in any of these winter sports competitions as a team or you want to know more about the event details, note down the following numbers to get complete details.
Mr. Shahid Nadeem (Registrations and Teams): 0300 4318969
Ms. Samar Sabeen (Event Details): 0301 8480107
Mr. Pir Waris Shah (Accommodation and Resort info): 0333 9890129
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