44points

Courmayeur

70points

Selva val Gardena

Courmayeur
Selva val Gardena
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34 facts in comparison

Courmayeur vs Selva val Gardena

Courmayeur
Selva val Gardena
44
points
Courmayeur
70
points
Selva val Gardena

How does Courmayeur compare to Selva val Gardena?

  • 24.7inches more snowfall (December)
    ?

    43.7inchesvs19inches
  • 2 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    10vs8
  • 63.7inches more snowfall (February)
    ?

    73.7inchesvs10inches
  • 58.9inches more snowfall (March)
    ?

    73.9inchesvs15inches
  • 43.1inches more snowfall (January)
    ?

    64.1inchesvs21inches
  • 16.4inches more snowfall (April)
    ?

    35.4inchesvs19inches
  • 24meters higher base elevation
    ?

    1224metersvs1200meters

How does Selva val Gardena compare to Courmayeur?

  • 48 more ski slopes
    ?

    79vs31
  • 103km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    47kmvs150km
  • 136km bigger skiable area
    ?

    175kmvs39km
  • 28 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    105vs77
  • 33 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    47vs14
  • 106838 larger uphill capacity per hour
    ?

    115238vs8400
  • 9.5km longer ski run
    ?

    10.5kmvs1km
  • 14$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
    ?

    29$vs43$

General info

1.distance from airport
?

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

150km

47km

2.opening hours
?

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.

Best

Sky Resort

13hours

8hours

8hours

3.has smoking ban in public places
?

Source: city's official website, 2020.

Courmayeur
Selva val Gardena
4.base elevation
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The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

Best

Arapahoe Basin

3286meters

1224meters

1200meters

5.Is child friendly
?

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

Courmayeur
Selva val Gardena
6.months open yearly
?

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

Best

Samnaun

10months

5months

5months

Skiing

1.ski slopes
?

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

Best

Big Sky

250

31

79

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

39km

175km

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

14

47

4.ski lifts total capacity
?

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.

Best

Val Gardena

115238

8400

115238

5.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.

Courmayeur
Selva val Gardena
6.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Courmayeur
Selva val Gardena

Leisure

1.restaurants
?

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

Best

Zell am See-Kaprun

180

77

105

2.Has an ice rink
?

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

Courmayeur
Selva val Gardena
3.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.

Courmayeur
Selva val Gardena
4.Has a golf course
?

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

Courmayeur
Selva val Gardena
5.Has a spa
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After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.

Courmayeur
Selva val Gardena
6.number of theaters
?

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

Best

Banff Mount Norquay

15

0

0

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

42

98

2.Has camping facilities
?

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!

Courmayeur
Selva val Gardena
3.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

1

1

Snowfall

1.snowfall december
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Average snowfall in the month of December.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

135inches

43.7inches

19inches

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

Best

Engelberg

185.8inches

73.7inches

10inches

3.snowfall march
?

Average snowfall in the month of March.

Best

Engelberg

186.3inches

73.9inches

15inches

4.snowfall january
?

Average snowfall in the month of January.

Best

Engelberg

135inches

64.1inches

21inches

5.snowfall april
?

Average snowfall in the month of April.

Best

Gstaad

196inches

35.4inches

19inches

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