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Courmayeur

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Courmayeur review: 37 facts and highlights

Courmayeur
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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
    ?

    43.7inchesvs40.47inches
  • Snowfall march
    ?

    73.9inchesvs72.62inches
  • Snowfall february
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    73.7inchesvs71.27inches
  • Ski pass daily
    ?

    43$vs61.36$
  • Number of museums
    ?

    1vs0.97
  • Snowfall january
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    64.1inchesvs56.55inches

General info

1.distance from airport

150km

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

8hours

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.
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.Is child friendly
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The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.months open yearly

5months

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

Skiing

1.ski slopes

31

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

39km

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

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

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.trails (difficult)

10

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

77

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.restaurants on the slopes

6

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.
3.number of museums

1

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

2

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

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.number of theaters

0

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

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

42

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

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!

Snowfall

1.snowfall december

43.7inches

Average snowfall in the month of December.
2.snowfall march

73.9inches

Average snowfall in the month of March.
3.snowfall february

73.7inches

Average snowfall in the month of February.
4.snowfall january

64.1inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.
5.snowfall april

35.4inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.

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