58points

Cortina d’Ampezzo

41points

Courmayeur

Cortina d’Ampezzo
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36 facts in comparison

Cortina d’Ampezzo vs Courmayeur

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How does Cortina d’Ampezzo compare to Courmayeur?

  • 35 more ski slopes
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    66vs31
  • 76km bigger skiable area
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    115kmvs39km
  • 18 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
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    32vs14
  • 51557 larger uphill capacity per hour
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    59957vs8400
  • 10km longer ski run
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    11kmvs1km
  • 22 more ski trails (high difficulty)
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    32vs10
  • 1$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    42$vs43$
  • 590$ cheaper season ticket price
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    597$vs1187$

How does Courmayeur compare to Cortina d’Ampezzo?

  • 30km closer to nearest airport
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    150kmvs180km
  • 3 more restaurants/bars
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    77vs74
  • 3 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    5vs2
  • 1 more cinemas
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    2vs1
  • 1 more museums
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    1vs0

General info

1.distance from airport

180km

150km

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
2.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
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Source: city's official website, 2020.
3.Is child friendly
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The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
4.base elevation

1224meters

1224meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
5.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
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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.
6.months open yearly

5months

5months

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

66

31

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

115km

39km

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

32

14

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

8400

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.longest run

11km

1km

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

Leisure

1.restaurants

74

77

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

1

2

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

0

1

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

0

0

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

73

12

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

42

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

3

1

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
3.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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