72points

Selva val Gardena

56points

Sestriere

Selva val Gardena
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37 facts in comparison

Selva val Gardena vs Sestriere

Selva val Gardena
Sestriere
72
points
Selva val Gardena
56
points
Sestriere

How does Selva val Gardena compare to Sestriere?

  • 62 more ski slopes
    ?

    79vs17
  • 43km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    47kmvs90km
  • 56 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    105vs49
  • 27 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    47vs20
  • 74 more hostels and hotels
    ?

    98vs24
  • 3 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    8vs5
  • 3.5km longer ski run
    ?

    10.5kmvs7km
  • 14 more ski trails (low difficulty)
    ?

    24vs10

How does Sestriere compare to Selva val Gardena?

  • 213meters higher mountain height
    ?

    1466metersvs1253meters
  • 387meters higher summit
    ?

    2840metersvs2453meters
  • 28.6inches more snowfall (December)
    ?

    47.6inchesvs19inches
  • 4.6inches more snowfall (April)
    ?

    23.6inchesvs19inches
  • 37.2inches more snowfall (February)
    ?

    47.2inchesvs10inches
  • 40.5inches more snowfall (March)
    ?

    55.5inchesvs15inches
  • 27.4inches more snowfall (January)
    ?

    48.4inchesvs21inches
  • 157meters higher base elevation
    ?

    1357metersvs1200meters

General info

1.distance from airport
?

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

47km

90km

2.mountain height
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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.

Best

Gressoney

3550meters

1253meters

1466meters

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

Best

Claviere

5774meters

2453meters

2840meters

4.opening hours
?

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.

Best

Sky Resort

13hours

8hours

8hours

5.has smoking ban in public places
?

Source: city's official website, 2019.

Selva val Gardena
Sestriere
6.base elevation
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The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

Best

Arapahoe Basin

3286meters

1200meters

1357meters

Skiing

1.ski slopes
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The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

Best

Big Sky

250

79

17

2.Allows off-piste skiing
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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.

Selva val Gardena
Sestriere
3.trails (medium)
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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.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

110

47

20

4.trails (difficult)
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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.

Best

Big Sky

150

8

5

5.Offers open cross-country skiing
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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.

Selva val Gardena
Sestriere
6.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Selva val Gardena
Sestriere

Leisure

1.restaurants
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More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.

Best

Zell am See-Kaprun

180

105

49

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

Selva val Gardena
Sestriere
3.Has ice climbing areas
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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.

Selva val Gardena
Sestriere
4.Has a golf course
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The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Selva val Gardena
Sestriere
5.number of theaters
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Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Best

Banff Mount Norquay

15

0

0

6.Has a spa
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After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.

Selva val Gardena
Sestriere

Facilities

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

Best

Val di Fassa

188

98

24

2.Has camping facilities
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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!

Selva val Gardena
Sestriere
3.number of five star hotels
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Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.

Best

Park City Mountain

9

1

0

Snowfall

1.snowfall december
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Average snowfall in the month of December.

Best

Whistler Blackcomb

135inches

19inches

47.6inches

2.snowfall april
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Average snowfall in the month of April.

Best

Gstaad

196inches

19inches

23.6inches

3.snowfall february
?

Average snowfall in the month of February.

Best

Engelberg

185.8inches

10inches

47.2inches

4.snowfall march
?

Average snowfall in the month of March.

Best

Engelberg

186.3inches

15inches

55.5inches

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

Best

Engelberg

135inches

21inches

48.4inches

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