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Hintertux

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Saas-Fee

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28 facts in comparison

Hintertux vs Saas-Fee

Hintertux
Saas-Fee

How does Hintertux compare to Saas-Fee?

  • 135.1km closer to nearest airport
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    91.9kmvs227km
  • 3 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
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    13vs10
  • 5.37$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    64.63$vs70$
  • 269.5$ cheaper season ticket price
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    720.5$vs990$

How does Saas-Fee compare to Hintertux?

  • 16 more ski slopes
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    40vs24
  • 41km bigger skiable area
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    100kmvs59km
  • 50meters higher mountain height
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    1800metersvs1750meters
  • Allows off-piste skiing
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  • 7 more ski trails (high difficulty)
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    10vs3
  • 12 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    20vs8
  • 350meters higher summit
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    3600metersvs3250meters
  • 11 more hostels and hotels
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    56vs45

General info

1.mountain height

1750meters

1800meters

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.
2.distance from airport

91.9km

227km

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

3250meters

3600meters

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
Hintertux
Saas-Fee
Source: city's official website, 2020.
6.base elevation

1500meters

1800meters

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

Skiing

1.ski slopes

24

40

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

59km

100km

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

13

10

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
Hintertux
Saas-Fee
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.Offers open cross-country skiing
Hintertux
Saas-Fee
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.
6.Has a ski school
Hintertux
Saas-Fee
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Leisure

1.Has a spa
Hintertux
Saas-Fee
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
2.Has an ice rink
Hintertux
Saas-Fee
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
3.Has a bobsled track
Hintertux
Saas-Fee
This is a long track, usually made of concrete covered in ice. They are used for bobsledding, and some can be used for other sports such as luge and skeleton.
4.Has ice climbing areas
Hintertux
Saas-Fee
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.

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

45

56

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

1

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
Hintertux
Saas-Fee
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!

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