70points

Courchevel

72points

Klosters

Courchevel
Klosters
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43 facts in comparison

Courchevel vs Klosters

Courchevel
Klosters
70
points
Courchevel
72
points
Klosters

How does Courchevel compare to Klosters?

  • 125km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    25kmvs150km
  • 156meters higher mountain height
    ?

    1880metersvs1724meters
  • 53 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    105vs52
  • 25inches more snowfall (December)
    ?

    60inchesvs35inches
  • 25 more ski trails (low difficulty)
    ?

    54vs29
  • 346meters higher summit
    ?

    3230metersvs2884meters
  • 21.1inches more snowfall (February)
    ?

    86inchesvs64.9inches
  • 23.4inches more snowfall (March)
    ?

    84.5inchesvs61.1inches

How does Klosters compare to Courchevel?

  • 1 more ski slopes
    ?

    97vs96
  • 165km bigger skiable area
    ?

    315kmvs150km
  • 5 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    39vs34
  • 40 more restaurants/bars on the slopes
    ?

    50vs10
  • 7.3km longer ski run
    ?

    15kmvs7.7km
  • 21 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    29vs8
  • 45 more hostels and hotels
    ?

    90vs45
  • 444.8$ cheaper season ticket price
    ?

    900$vs1344.8$

General info

1.mountain height
?

The height of the mountain is the difference in height between the lowest and highest point. Tall mountains can offer longer pistes, better views, and often better snowfall.

Best

Gressoney

3550meters

1880meters

1724meters

2.distance from airport
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A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.

Best

Smugglers Notch

0.03km

25km

150km

3.summit height above sealevel
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The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.

Best

Claviere

5774meters

3230meters

2884meters

4.has smoking ban in public places
?

Source: city's official website, 2020.

Courchevel
Klosters
5.base elevation
?

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

Best

Arapahoe Basin

3286meters

1350meters

1200meters

6.Is child friendly
?

The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.

Courchevel
Klosters

Skiing

1.ski slopes
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The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

Best

Big Sky

250

96

97

2.skiable area
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The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.

Best

Champéry

650km

150km

315km

3.trails (medium)
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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.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

110

34

39

4.Allows off-piste skiing
?

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.

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

Best

Zermatt

25km

7.7km

15km

6.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Courchevel
Klosters

Leisure

1.restaurants
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More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.

Best

Zell am See-Kaprun

180

105

52

2.restaurants on the slopes
?

Rather than having to trek back to the base of the mountain, it is a lot more convenient to have restaurants and bars on the slopes.

Best

Ellmau

70

10

50

3.Has an ice rink
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At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.

Courchevel
Klosters
4.Has ice climbing areas
?

Ice climbing is a great sport for adrenalin seekers. It entails climbing frozen cliff edges/waterfalls using tools such as ice axes in order to grip the surface.

Courchevel
Klosters
5.Has snowmobile circuit
?

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.

Courchevel
Klosters
6.Has a golf course
?

The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

For example

Sun Valley

Courchevel
Klosters

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels
?

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

Best

Val di Fassa

188

45

90

2.Hosts conferences
?

The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.

Courchevel
Klosters
3.number of kindergartens
?

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

Best

Les Arcs

6

2

2

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!

Courchevel
Klosters
5.number of five star hotels
?

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

Best

Park City Mountain

9

4

2

Snowfall

1.snowfall december
?

Average snowfall in the month of December.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

135inches

60inches

35inches

2.snowfall february
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Average snowfall in the month of February.

Best

Engelberg

185.8inches

86inches

64.9inches

3.snowfall march
?

Average snowfall in the month of March.

Best

Engelberg

186.3inches

84.5inches

61.1inches

4.snowfall january
?

Average snowfall in the month of January.

Best

Engelberg

135inches

66.5inches

48.4inches

5.snowfall april
?

Average snowfall in the month of April.

Best

Gstaad

196inches

92inches

47.6inches

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