60points

Breuil-Cervinia

78points

Val d’Isère

Breuil-Cervinia
Val d’Isère
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Breuil-Cervinia vs Val d’Isère

Breuil-Cervinia
Val d’Isère

How does Breuil-Cervinia compare to Val d’Isère?

  • 26km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    118kmvs144km
  • 12km longer ski run
    ?

    22kmvs10km
  • 1022meters higher summit
    ?

    4478metersvs3456meters
  • 726.18$ cheaper season ticket price
    ?

    780$vs1506.18$
  • 1 more museums
    ?

    1vs0
  • 8 more hostels and hotels
    ?

    35vs27
  • 500meters higher base elevation
    ?

    2050metersvs1550meters
  • 1 more snow parks
    ?

    2vs1

How does Val d’Isère compare to Breuil-Cervinia?

  • 146 more ski slopes
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    158vs12
  • 140km bigger skiable area
    ?

    300kmvs160km
  • 41 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    59vs18
  • 31 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    40vs9
  • 21inches more snowfall (December)
    ?

    74inchesvs53inches
  • 87 more ski trails (low difficulty)
    ?

    90vs3
  • 6.6inches more snowfall (March)
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    114.6inchesvs108inches
  • 4.32inches more snowfall (February)
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    111.32inchesvs107inches

General info

1.distance from airport

118km

144km

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

3456meters

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
Val d’Isère
Source: city's official website, 2020.
4.base elevation

2050meters

1550meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
5.Is child friendly
Breuil-Cervinia
Val d’Isère
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.has lake/s
Breuil-Cervinia
Val d’Isère
Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

12

158

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.skiable area

160km

300km

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
3.trails (medium)

9

40

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.
4.Allows off-piste skiing
Breuil-Cervinia
Val d’Isère
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.
5.longest run

22km

10km

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
Val d’Isère
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

59

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.number of museums

1

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.Has a spa
Breuil-Cervinia
Val d’Isère
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
5.Has a bobsled track
Breuil-Cervinia
Val d’Isère
This is a long track, usually made of concrete covered in ice. They are used for bobsledding, and some can be used for other sports such as luge and skeleton.
6.Has an ice rink
Breuil-Cervinia
Val d’Isère
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

35

27

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

1

1

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
Val d’Isère
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

74inches

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

108inches

114.6inches

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

107inches

111.32inches

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

86inches

104.7inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.
5.snowfall april

103inches

124.15inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.

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