When booking ask if there are any 'Learn to Ski or Snowboard Packages'. This may include lessons, gear rental and a lift pass if needed.
In many cases a full pass may not be needed for the first few days so check before buying one.
Stay in slope-side accommodation.
Rent gear to start with, including a helmet - it's a lot cheaper!.
Pre-book your lessons if you are travelling at peak dates and make sure you have wintersports insurance.
Don't forget to put suncream on - even if it's not sunny - and to wear good sunglasses or goggles.
We recommend you head to one of the following resorts to start your learning: