Sölden
Top 37%259 points
Top 37%
Key facts and figures

Sölden review: 41 facts and highlights

1. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
144km
Champéry: 650km

2. mountain height

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.
1990meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
64
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

4. The resort is serviced by public transport

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
Sölden
38% have it

5. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Sölden
94% have it

6. The resort has open cross country skiing

Cross country skiing is an Olympic sport which provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body.
Sölden
88% have it

7. Has toboggan runs

Toboggan runs are dedicated slopes or slides that you can slide down on a toboggan.
Sölden
53% have it

8. restaurants on the slopes

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.
30
Ellmau: 70

9. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
58.25$
Sansicario: 0$

10. Has night skiing

Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.
Sölden
51% have it

11. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
15km
Zermatt: 25km

12. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
83.1km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

13. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
39
Val di Fassa: 188

14. Has ice climbing areas

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.
Sölden
37% have it

15. ski lifts total capacity

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.
68000
Val Gardena: 115238

16. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
100.9inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

17. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1350meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

18. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
3340meters
Claviere: 5774meters

19. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
61.7inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

20. Has camping facilities

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!
Sölden
61% have it

21. Has an ice rink

At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
Sölden
61% have it

22. chalets

A chalet is a type of house commonly found in ski resorts. Renting your own chalet can be fun and can often work out cheaper than staying in a hotel.
6
Big White: 269

23. ski lifts (air)

Air lifts describe all off-ground types of ski lift, such as cable cars or chair lifts. These are better, particular for travelling long distances, as they can transport skiers faster and in larger quantities than surface lifts.
23
Champéry: 102

24. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
33
Champéry: 216

25. snowfall january

Average snowfall in the month of January.
79.7inches
Engelberg: 135inches

Top 10 ski resorts

Add to comparison
    Compare
    This page is currently only available in English.