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Gressoney-Saint-Jean

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Gressoney-Saint-Jean review: 37 facts and highlights

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Gressoney-Saint-Jean

How does Gressoney-Saint-Jean compare to the average?

  • Distance from airport
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    95.9kmvs107.39km
  • Ski pass daily
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    23$vs61.36$
  • Summit height above sealevel
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    3490metersvs2585.7meters
  • Season pass price
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    340$vs941.54$

General info

1.distance from airport

95.9km

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

3490meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
3.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
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Source: city's official website, 2020.
4.Is child friendly
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The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
5.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
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In general, cities with possibility of drinking alcohol in public places have more thriving nightlife. It's easier to organize parties in public places. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.months open yearly

4months

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

Skiing

1.ski slopes

7

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

50km

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

3

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

2687

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)

1

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

17

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

0

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

0

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

0

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

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

17

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

0

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.

Snowfall

1.snowfall december

21.6inches

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

9.8inches

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

31.4inches

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

36inches

Average snowfall in the month of February.
5.snowfall september

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of September.
6.snowfall january

35.4inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.

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