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Kongsberg

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Kongsberg review: 33 facts and highlights

Kongsberg
Kongsberg

Why is Kongsberg better than the average?

  • Ski pass daily
    55.36$vs61.36$
  • Season pass price
    579.65$vs941.54$
  • Number of museums
    1vs0.97

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General info

1.mountain height

330meters

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.

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Gressoney

3550meters

2.distance from airport

130km

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

3.summit height above sealevel

902meters

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

Best

Claviere

5774meters

4.base elevation

235meters

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

Best

Arapahoe Basin

3286meters

5.Winter olympics host
Kongsberg

The resort has played host to the winter olympics. This means it is likely to have a range of professional slopes, other winter sports, and finally, good facilities and well developed transport links.

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Ski Portillo

6.has lake/s
Kongsberg

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.

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Alyeska

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Skiing

1.ski slopes

8

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

Best

Big Sky

250

2.skiable area

10km

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

Best

Champéry

650km

3.Has a ski school
Kongsberg

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

4.The resort has open cross country skiing
Kongsberg

Cross country skiing is an Olympic sport which provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body.

5.ski pass daily

55.36$

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

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Sansicario

0$

6.longest run

2.2km

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

Best

Zermatt

25km

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Leisure

1.Has ice climbing areas
Kongsberg

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.

For example

Alyeska

2.restaurants on the slopes

0

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.

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Ellmau

70

3.Has an ice rink
Kongsberg

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

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Sun Valley

4.Has a bobsled track
Kongsberg

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.

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Kirkwood

5.Has a golf course
Kongsberg

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

For example

Sun Valley

6.number of theaters

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.

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Banff Mount Norquay

15

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Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Kongsberg

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.

2.hotels and hostels

3

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

Best

Val di Fassa

188

3.number of kindergartens

0

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2018.

Best

Les Arcs

6

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