Silvaplana
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Key facts and figures

Silvaplana: 38 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. restaurants

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

4. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.

5. 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.
Silvaplana
68% have it

6. trails (difficult)

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

7. 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.

8. ski pass daily

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

9. distance from airport

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

10. Has night skiing

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

11. summit height above sealevel

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

12. base elevation

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

13. hotels and hostels

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

14. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Silvaplana
40% have it

15. longest run

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

16. 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.

17. Has a ski school

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

18. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.

19. 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.
Silvaplana
88% have it

20. has smoking ban in public places

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

21. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.

22. ski lifts total

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

23. Has an ice rink

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

24. Is child friendly

The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
Silvaplana
85% have it

25. months open yearly

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

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