75points

Davos

60points

Flims Laax Falera

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38 facts in comparison

Davos vs Flims Laax Falera

Davos
Flims Laax Falera

How does Davos compare to Flims Laax Falera?

  • 21 more ski slopes
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    85vs64
  • 100km bigger skiable area
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    320kmvs220km
  • 67 more restaurants/bars
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    102vs35
  • 20 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
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    40vs20
  • 24421 larger uphill capacity per hour
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    64421vs40000
  • Allows off-piste skiing
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  • 8 more ski trails (high difficulty)
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    21vs13
  • 33 more restaurants/bars on the slopes
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    50vs17

How does Flims Laax Falera compare to Davos?

  • 8km closer to nearest airport
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    140kmvs148km
  • 194meters higher mountain height
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    1918metersvs1724meters
  • 2km longer ski run
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    17kmvs15km
  • 19.3inches more snowfall (December)
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    54.3inchesvs35inches
  • 1 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    25vs24
  • 175meters higher summit
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    3018metersvs2843meters
  • 51.6inches more snowfall (February)
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    116.5inchesvs64.9inches
  • 52.7inches more snowfall (March)
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    113.7inchesvs61inches

General info

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

1724meters

1918meters

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.
3.opening hours

8hours

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.
4.summit height above sealevel

2843meters

3018meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
5.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
Davos
Flims Laax Falera
Source: city's official website, 2021.
6.Is child friendly
Davos
Flims Laax Falera
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
7.months open yearly

5months

5months

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

1500meters

1100meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
9.has lake/s
Davos
Flims Laax Falera
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.

Skiing

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

320km

220km

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.
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.
5.Allows off-piste skiing
Davos
Flims Laax Falera
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.
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.
7.Has a ski school
Davos
Flims Laax Falera
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
8.Offers open cross-country skiing
Davos
Flims Laax Falera
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.
The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.

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.
3.Has a spa
Davos
Flims Laax Falera
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
4.Has an ice rink
Davos
Flims Laax Falera
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.

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.
3.Has camping facilities
Davos
Flims Laax Falera
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

35inches

54.3inches

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

4.7inches

0inches

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

64.9inches

116.5inches

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

61inches

113.7inches

Average snowfall in the month of March.
5.snowfall january

48.4inches

89.3inches

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

47.6inches

50.3inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.

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