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Voss

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Voss review: 36 facts and highlights

Voss
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Voss

How does Voss compare to the average?

  • Distance from airport
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    101kmvs107.39km
  • Ski pass daily
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    61.11$vs61.36$
  • Season pass price
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    708.84$vs941.54$
  • Snow parks
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    2vs1.91

General info

1.distance from airport

101km

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

6.5hours

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.
3.summit height above sealevel

1411meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
4.Is child friendly
Voss
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
5.has lake/s
Voss
Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.Winter olympics host
Voss
The resort has played host to the winter olympics. This means it is likely to have a range of professional slopes, other winter sports, and finally, good facilities and well developed transport links.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

21

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

40km

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

3

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.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.
5.ski lifts total capacity

12000

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.
6.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Leisure

1.restaurants

4

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

4

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.
3.number of cinemas

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.number of museums

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.number of theaters

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.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.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
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The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
2.hotels and hostels

0

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3.number of five star hotels

0

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
4.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!

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