58points

Val di Fassa

67points

Val Gardena

Val di Fassa
Val Gardena
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38 facts in comparison

Val di Fassa vs Val Gardena

Val di Fassa
Val Gardena

How does Val di Fassa compare to Val Gardena?

  • 43 more ski slopes
    ?

    122vs79
  • 55km bigger skiable area
    ?

    230kmvs175km
  • 10.9inches more snowfall (December)
    ?

    29.9inchesvs19inches
  • 1 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    9vs8
  • 37 more ski trails (low difficulty)
    ?

    61vs24
  • 58.1inches more snowfall (February)
    ?

    68.1inchesvs10inches
  • 56.6inches more snowfall (March)
    ?

    71.6inchesvs15inches
  • 155$ cheaper season ticket price
    ?

    425$vs580$

How does Val Gardena compare to Val di Fassa?

  • 3km closer to nearest airport
    ?

    47kmvs50km
  • 243meters higher mountain height
    ?

    1253metersvs1010meters
  • 72 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    105vs33
  • 4 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    47vs43
  • 105718 larger uphill capacity per hour
    ?

    115238vs9520
  • 1.5km longer ski run
    ?

    10.5kmvs9km
  • 20inches more snowfall (November)
    ?

    20inchesvs0inches
  • 6$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
    ?

    29$vs35$

General info

1.distance from airport

50km

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

1010meters

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.opening hours

8hours

8hours

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.
4.summit height above sealevel

2354meters

2453meters

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

Skiing

1.ski slopes

122

79

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

230km

175km

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

43

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.ski lifts total capacity

9520

115238

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.
5.Allows off-piste skiing
Val di Fassa
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.
6.Offers open cross-country skiing
Val di Fassa
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

33

105

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.Has a spa
Val di Fassa
Val Gardena
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
3.Has an ice rink
Val di Fassa
Val Gardena
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
4.Has ice climbing areas
Val di Fassa
Val Gardena
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.
5.Has a golf course
Val di Fassa
Val Gardena
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

188

98

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
2.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.
3.Has camping facilities
Val di Fassa
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.snowfall december

29.9inches

19inches

Average snowfall in the month of December.
2.snowfall february

68.1inches

10inches

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

0inches

20inches

Average snowfall in the month of November.
4.snowfall march

71.6inches

15inches

Average snowfall in the month of March.
5.snowfall april

17.3inches

19inches

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

55.5inches

21inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.

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