60points

Breuil-Cervinia

62points

Val Thorens

Breuil-Cervinia
Val Thorens
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Breuil-Cervinia vs Val Thorens

Breuil-Cervinia
Val Thorens

How does Breuil-Cervinia compare to Val Thorens?

  • 10km bigger skiable area
    ?

    160kmvs150km
  • 4km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    118kmvs122km
  • 17km longer ski run
    ?

    22kmvs5km
  • 1258meters higher summit
    ?

    4478metersvs3220meters
  • 23 more hostels and hotels
    ?

    35vs12
  • 424.85$ cheaper season ticket price
    ?

    780$vs1204.85$
  • Is child friendly
    ?
  • 1 more snow parks
    ?

    2vs1

How does Val Thorens compare to Breuil-Cervinia?

  • 56 more ski slopes
    ?

    68vs12
  • 32 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    50vs18
  • 18 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    27vs9
  • 32inches more snowfall (December)
    ?

    85inchesvs53inches
  • 30 more ski trails (low difficulty)
    ?

    33vs3
  • 0.9inches more snowfall (November)
    ?

    25.9inchesvs25inches
  • 23.5inches more snowfall (February)
    ?

    130.5inchesvs107inches
  • 26.5inches more snowfall (March)
    ?

    134.5inchesvs108inches

General info

1.distance from airport

118km

122km

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

3220meters

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 Thorens
Source: city's official website, 2020.
4.Is child friendly
Breuil-Cervinia
Val Thorens
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
5.base elevation

2050meters

1850meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

12

68

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

160km

150km

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

9

27

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 Thorens
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.Has a ski school
Breuil-Cervinia
Val Thorens
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
6.longest run

22km

5km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.

Leisure

1.restaurants

18

50

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.Has a spa
Breuil-Cervinia
Val Thorens
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
3.Has an ice rink
Breuil-Cervinia
Val Thorens
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
4.Has snowmobile circuit
Breuil-Cervinia
Val Thorens
A snowmobile tour is a great way to cover large distances in a short time. After lots of physically demanding activities, it can be good way to sit back and let the motor do the work.
5.Has a golf course
Breuil-Cervinia
Val Thorens
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

35

12

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 Thorens
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

85inches

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

25inches

25.9inches

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

107inches

130.5inches

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

108inches

134.5inches

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

86inches

92inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.

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