100points

Les Arcs

67points

Selva val Gardena

Les Arcs
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38 facts in comparison

Les Arcs vs Selva val Gardena

Les Arcs
Selva val Gardena

How does Les Arcs compare to Selva val Gardena?

  • 155 more ski slopes
    ?

    234vs79
  • 250km bigger skiable area
    ?

    425kmvs175km
  • 797meters higher mountain height
    ?

    2050metersvs1253meters
  • 7.5inches more seasonal snowfall
    ?

    111.5inchesvs104inches
  • 20 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    67vs47
  • 27 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    35vs8
  • 109inches more snowfall (December)
    ?

    128inchesvs19inches
  • The resort is serviced by public transport
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How does Selva val Gardena compare to Les Arcs?

  • 79km closer to nearest airport
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    47kmvs126km
  • 30 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    105vs75
  • 42.9$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    29$vs71.9$
  • 762.56$ cheaper season ticket price
    ?

    580$vs1342.56$
  • 82 more hostels and hotels
    ?

    98vs16
  • Has smoking ban in closed public spaces
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  • Is pet-friendly
    ?
  • Has an ice rink
    ?

General info

1.distance from airport

126km

47km

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

2050meters

1253meters

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.summit height above sealevel

3250meters

2453meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
4.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
Les Arcs
Selva val Gardena
Source: city's official website, 2020.
5.Is child friendly
Les Arcs
Selva val Gardena
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.base elevation

1200meters

1200meters

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

Skiing

1.ski slopes

234

79

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

425km

175km

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

67

47

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
Les Arcs
Selva val Gardena
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.trails (difficult)

35

8

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.
6.Offers open cross-country skiing
Les Arcs
Selva val Gardena
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.

Leisure

1.restaurants

75

105

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

0

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
3.Has a spa
Les Arcs
Selva val Gardena
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
4.Has a bobsled track
Les Arcs
Selva val Gardena
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 an ice rink
Les Arcs
Selva val Gardena
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
6.Has a golf course
Les Arcs
Selva val Gardena
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Les Arcs
Selva val Gardena
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

16

98

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

0

1

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
4.Has camping facilities
Les Arcs
Selva val Gardena
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.seasonal snowfall

111.5inches

104inches

The average snowfall each season as measured in inches. The more snowfall there is, the more powdery and fluffy the ski slopes will be.
2.snowfall december

128inches

19inches

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

118inches

15inches

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

108inches

10inches

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

59inches

20inches

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

83inches

21inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.

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