Sestriere
Top 48%11 points
Top 48%
Key facts and figures

Sestriere: 37 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

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.

3. Allows off-piste skiing

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.
Sestriere
68% have it

4. restaurants

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

5. Has night skiing

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

6. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.

7. ski pass daily

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

8. distance from airport

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

9. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.

10. base elevation

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

11. Has a ski school

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

12. 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.
Sestriere
88% have it

13. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2017.
Sestriere
59% have it

14. longest run

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

15. hotels and hostels

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

16. 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.
Sestriere
37% have it

17. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.

18. summit height above sealevel

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

19. snowfall february

Average snowfall in the month of February.

20. Has an ice rink

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

21. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.

22. snowfall january

Average snowfall in the month of January.

23. months open yearly

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.

24. possibility of drinking alcohol in public places

In general, cities with possibility of drinking alcohol in public places have more thriving nightlife. It's easier to organize parties in public places. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Sestriere
18% have it

25. snowfall april

Average snowfall in the month of April.

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