A historic event in ski history and in Portillo’s history, the 1966 World Ski Championships were the first and only ever to be held in South America. This elevated Chile as an international ski destination and led ski racers from around the world to visit Portillo for training during their Summer.
Portillo’s ski racing heritage makes it the perfect place for those interested in ski racing to work on their own time in the course. Whether with private coaching for adults seeking a faster time on the course or young racers travelling with their families, Portillo has a team of talented and experienced race coaches that can help.
The Portillo ski & snowboard school for toddlers, kids & adults is the best place to learn. With flexibility to suit everyone’s needs, group ski lessons are available on a daily basis with sessions during the morning and afternoon. Guests can choose to join for a day, several or a full week.
Take a private ski or snowboard lesson individually or with friends or family. Private lessons offer a more personalized coaching experience for the individual needs, whether looking to take your skiing to the next level, spend quality time with your family or explore the mountain. Private lessons with our pros guarantee the best Portillo experience.