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Courmayeur

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Courmayeur review: 37 facts and highlights

Courmayeur

How does Courmayeur compare to the average?

  • Restaurants
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    77vs30.51
  • Opening hours
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    8hoursvs7.82hours
  • Snowfall december
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    43.7inchesvs40.47inches
  • Ski pass daily
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    43$vs61.36$
  • Hotels and hostels
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    42vs18.75
  • Number of museums
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    1vs0.97
  • Number of cinemas
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    2vs0.67
  • Snowfall february
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    73.7inchesvs71.27inches

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General info

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
The opening hours is the average number of hours per day that the resort is open for skiing. Long opening hours mean you can go for an early ski, or have a long sleep and go later.
Source: city's official website, 2021.
The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
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

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
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

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
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.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
7.Has a spa
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After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
8.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.
9.Has a golf course
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The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Facilities

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
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

Average snowfall in the month of December.
Average snowfall in the month of February.
Average snowfall in the month of March.
Average snowfall in the month of January.
Average snowfall in the month of April.

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