76points

Lech

77points

St. Moritz

Lech
St. Moritz
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38 facts in comparison

Lech vs St. Moritz

Lech
St. Moritz

How does Lech compare to St. Moritz?

  • 99km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    115kmvs214km
  • 12km longer ski run
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    22kmvs10km
  • 9.2inches more snowfall (December)
    ?

    52.5inchesvs43.3inches
  • 50.15inches more snowfall (February)
    ?

    116.25inchesvs66.1inches
  • 35.4inches more snowfall (March)
    ?

    97.2inchesvs61.8inches
  • 30.6inches more snowfall (January)
    ?

    85.7inchesvs55.1inches
  • 53.85$ cheaper season ticket price
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    991.15$vs1045$
  • 38.1inches more snowfall (April)
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    77.4inchesvs39.3inches

How does St. Moritz compare to Lech?

  • 10km bigger skiable area
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    350kmvs340km
  • 22 more restaurants/bars
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    85vs63
  • 572meters higher mountain height
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    1572metersvs1000meters
  • The resort is serviced by public transport
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  • 33inches more snowfall (November)
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    33inchesvs0inches
  • 2.79$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    56$vs58.79$
  • 853meters higher summit
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    3303metersvs2450meters
  • Has smoking ban in closed public spaces
    ?

General info

1.distance from airport

115km

214km

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

1000meters

1572meters

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

2450meters

3303meters

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
Lech
St. Moritz
Source: city's official website, 2020.
6.base elevation

1450meters

1730meters

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

Skiing

1.skiable area

340km

350km

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
2.Allows off-piste skiing
Lech
St. Moritz
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.
3.longest run

22km

10km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
4.Has a ski school
Lech
St. Moritz
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
5.Offers open cross-country skiing
Lech
St. Moritz
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.ski pass daily

58.79$

56$

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

Leisure

1.restaurants

63

85

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.Has a spa
Lech
St. Moritz
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
3.Has an ice rink
Lech
St. Moritz
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
4.Has a bobsled track
Lech
St. Moritz
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.
5.Has ice climbing areas
Lech
St. Moritz
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.
6.Has a golf course
Lech
St. Moritz
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Lech
St. Moritz
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

73

34

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3.Hosts conferences
Lech
St. Moritz
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
4.number of five star hotels

6

6

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
5.Has camping facilities
Lech
St. Moritz
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

52.5inches

43.3inches

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

116.25inches

66.1inches

Average snowfall in the month of February.
3.snowfall november

0inches

33inches

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

97.2inches

61.8inches

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

85.7inches

55.1inches

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

77.4inches

39.3inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.

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