The holiday destination Jindabyne is approximately a three hours drive from New South Wales town of Canberra. This town is the closest to the ski resorts based at Perisher valley and Thredbo, flaunting irresistible Snow capped mountains. Somewhat sixty miles from the west of Cooma lies Jindabyne. There is an attractive range of cheap ski Jindabyne packages and Perisher ski packages to choose from among the many other offers and package the tour companies are equipped with. But the one thing that should be kept in mind is making some effective and efficient enquiries about the reputation of the tour and travel companies and the offered cheap ski holidays and packages.
It is a good idea to stay in the snowy markets, at the Thredbo Alpine Village. Thredbo Alpine Village has its own self contained facilities like the comfortably clustered small supermarkets and hotels and lodges and restaurants near the ski lift. But there are advantages at Jindabyne too, and that too at both the peak climates, be it at the summer time or the winter time. So staying at Jindabyne is also a good deal to look into.
If you were to travel to Perisher from Thredbo and happen to stay at the Thredbo, then you will have to make a long journey to Perisher by driving back to the Jindabyne, at its edge, before you could connect to the road going all the way to Perisher. This journey might take more than an hour or so completely and even more in the snowy conditions, which is not a rare condition over there.
But if you happen to stay at Jindabyne then it is only thirty to forty minutes drive from here to both Perisher and Thredbo. If you do not wish to drive at all then you can easily hop onto the Skitube at the Bullocks Flat terminal located outside Jindabyne. The train will take you to Perisher, near the siing areas.
If you are someone is in search for a holiday at the snow capped mountains at an affordable cost then Jindabyne is perfect for you. Here you will get the accommodations, equipments costs and the food, all at affordable and economical rates.
This holiday destination not only provides great skiing experiences but also a peek into the near history. When the Snowy River Dam was built, the whole city got submerged and you can get a glimpse of the old city submerged in the front lake of Jindabyne till date. It will be an experience that will not only be an unforgettable one for you then but for many years to come. Tourists are allowed to sail on the lake only when the waters are low and not dangerous.