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Cortina d’Ampezzo

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Cortina d’Ampezzo review: 39 facts and highlights

Cortina d’Ampezzo
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Cortina d’Ampezzo

How does Cortina d’Ampezzo compare to the average?

  • Ski slopes
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    66vs60.8
  • Skiable area
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    115kmvs112.87km
  • Restaurants
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    74vs30.51
  • Trails (medium)
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    32vs24.57
  • Ski lifts total capacity
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    59957vs29204.7
  • Trails (difficult)
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    32vs16.98
  • Longest run
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    11kmvs6.68km
  • Summit height above sealevel
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    2930metersvs2585.7meters

General info

1.distance from airport

180km

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

2930meters

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
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Source: city's official website, 2020.
4.base elevation

1224meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
5.months open yearly

5months

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.
6.Is child friendly
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The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

66

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

115km

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

32

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
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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.ski lifts total capacity

59957

This is the amount of people that can be transported by ski lifts etc. per hour. A bigger uphill capacity can indicate less waiting time, although it will be affected by how busy the resort is.
6.trails (difficult)

32

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. High-difficulty trails (marked with a black diamond) have a slope gradient of more than 40%; such trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a good challenge.

Leisure

1.restaurants

74

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

1

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
3.number of museums

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.number of theaters

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.hiking trails

73

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
6.Has a spa
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After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

52

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

5

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.
3.number of five star hotels

3

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
4.Has camping facilities
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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!

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