Davos
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Key facts and figures

Davos: 38 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

2. 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.
Davos
68% have it

3. restaurants

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

4. skiable area

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

5. 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.

6. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.

7. 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.

8. distance from airport

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

9. Has night skiing

Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.
Davos
51% have it

10. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.

11. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2017.
Davos
59% have it

12. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Davos
94% have it

13. 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.

14. Has toboggan runs

Toboggan runs are dedicated slopes or slides that you can slide down on a toboggan.
Davos
53% have it

15. summit height above sealevel

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

16. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.

17. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Davos
40% have it

18. longest run

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

19. The resort has open cross country skiing

Cross country skiing is an Olympic sport which provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body.
Davos
88% have it

20. base elevation

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

21. hotels and hostels

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

22. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.

23. snowfall november

Average snowfall in the month of November.

24. trails (easy)

Resorts with a lot of low difficulty trails are ideal for beginners or people with low ability.

25. 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.

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