60points

Breuil-Cervinia

53points

Sestriere

Breuil-Cervinia
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31 facts in comparison

Breuil-Cervinia vs Sestriere

Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
60
points
Breuil-Cervinia
53
points
Sestriere

How does Breuil-Cervinia compare to Sestriere?

  • 5.4inches more snowfall (December)
    ?

    53inchesvs47.6inches
  • 15km longer ski run
    ?

    22kmvs7km
  • 52.5inches more snowfall (March)
    ?

    108inchesvs55.5inches
  • 1638meters higher summit
    ?

    4478metersvs2840meters
  • 59.8inches more snowfall (February)
    ?

    107inchesvs47.2inches
  • 79.4inches more snowfall (April)
    ?

    103inchesvs23.6inches
  • 37.6inches more snowfall (January)
    ?

    86inchesvs48.4inches
  • 11 more hostels and hotels
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    35vs24

How does Sestriere compare to Breuil-Cervinia?

  • 5 more ski slopes
    ?

    17vs12
  • 31 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    49vs18
  • 28km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    90kmvs118km
  • 11 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    20vs9
  • 7 more ski trails (low difficulty)
    ?

    10vs3
  • 1 more cinemas
    ?

    1vs0
  • Has night skiing
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  • 48 more ski lifts
    ?

    67vs19

General info

1.distance from airport

118km

90km

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
2.summit height above sealevel

4478meters

2840meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
3.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
Source: city's official website, 2020.
4.base elevation

2050meters

1357meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
5.Is child friendly
Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
In general, cities with possibility of drinking alcohol in public places have more thriving nightlife. It's easier to organize parties in public places. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

12

17

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.trails (medium)

9

20

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Medium difficulty trails (marked with a blue square) have a slope gradient between 25% and 40%. These trails are ideal for regular skiers.
3.Allows off-piste skiing
Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
In resorts which allow off piste-skiing, you can ski anywhere which is great for adventurous types. However, there are hazards such cliff edges, avalanches or simply getting lost and suffering exhaustion.
4.Has a ski school
Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
5.longest run

22km

7km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
6.Offers open cross-country skiing
Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
Cross-country skiing is an Olympic sport that provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body. Resorts that keep the cross-country skiing trails open for the general public attract professional and casual skiers.

Leisure

1.restaurants

18

49

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.number of cinemas

0

1

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
3.Has a spa
Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
4.Has an ice rink
Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
5.Has a golf course
Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!
6.Has ice climbing areas
Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
Ice climbing is a great sport for adrenalin seekers. It entails climbing frozen cliff edges/waterfalls using tools such as ice axes in order to grip the surface.

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

35

24

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
2.number of kindergartens

1

2

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.
3.Has camping facilities
Breuil-Cervinia
Sestriere
Camping can offer a cheaper alternative to hotels or B&B’s, and can provide a fun outdoors experience - although it might not be ideal in winter!

Snowfall

1.snowfall december

53inches

47.6inches

Average snowfall in the month of December.
2.snowfall march

108inches

55.5inches

Average snowfall in the month of March.
3.snowfall february

107inches

47.2inches

Average snowfall in the month of February.
4.snowfall april

103inches

23.6inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.
5.snowfall january

86inches

48.4inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.

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