58points

Cortina d’Ampezzo

59points

Crans-Montana

Cortina d’Ampezzo
Crans-Montana
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Cortina d’Ampezzo vs Crans-Montana

Cortina d’Ampezzo
Crans-Montana

How does Cortina d’Ampezzo compare to Crans-Montana?

  • 16 more ski slopes
    ?

    66vs50
  • 10 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    74vs64
  • 12 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    32vs20
  • 23437 larger uphill capacity per hour
    ?

    59957vs36520
  • 28 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    32vs4
  • Has toboggan runs
    ?
  • 7 more hostels and hotels
    ?

    52vs45
  • 602$ cheaper season ticket price
    ?

    597$vs1199$

How does Crans-Montana compare to Cortina d’Ampezzo?

  • 45km bigger skiable area
    ?

    160kmvs115km
  • 1km longer ski run
    ?

    12kmvs11km
  • 15 more ski trails (low difficulty)
    ?

    17vs2
  • 70meters higher summit
    ?

    3000metersvs2930meters
  • 7$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
    ?

    35$vs42$
  • 2 more cinemas
    ?

    3vs1
  • 2 more museums
    ?

    2vs0
  • Has night skiing
    ?

General info

1.distance from airport

180km

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

3000meters

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
Cortina d’Ampezzo
Crans-Montana
Source: city's official website, 2020.
4.Is child friendly
Cortina d’Ampezzo
Crans-Montana
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
5.base elevation

1224meters

1500meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
6.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
Cortina d’Ampezzo
Crans-Montana
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

66

50

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

115km

160km

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

32

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.
4.ski lifts total capacity

59957

36520

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.
5.Allows off-piste skiing
Cortina d’Ampezzo
Crans-Montana
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.
6.Offers open cross-country skiing
Cortina d’Ampezzo
Crans-Montana
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

74

64

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

1

3

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

0

2

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.Has a spa
Cortina d’Ampezzo
Crans-Montana
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
5.Has a bobsled track
Cortina d’Ampezzo
Crans-Montana
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
Cortina d’Ampezzo
Crans-Montana
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

52

45

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

5

3

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

4

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
Cortina d’Ampezzo
Crans-Montana
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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