One of the most famous and best ski resorts to visit, especially those who love skiing and winter excursions, is the Cortina d’Ampezzo in Italy. This is a great resort where winter skiing holidays take on another meaning. Located northeast of Italy and 160 km from Venice, the Cortina d’Ampezzo has 140 km of slopes, an attraction for snow and snowboarders. Undoubtedly, however, the Cortina d’Ampezzo has much more to offer its guests than just unique snow experiences.
Many restaurants with Italian cuisine, hotels where you will experience complete relaxation in the quiet of the mountain and a large war museum remnant of the First World War, where you will have the opportunity to meet history through tunnels and ditches covering an area of 80 km are the elements that will take your ski trips to Europe to another level. After all, the Cortina d’Ampezzo hosted the 1956 Winter Olympics and was the setting for the snow chase in the James Bond film, “For your eyes only”. So are you thinking of anything better than this scenario for your winter getaways in Europe? - not the Jame Bond one, of course.
Madonna di Campiglio
Suppose you are thinking of spending your winter holidays in one of the best ski resorts in Europe and at the same time experience the fairytale atmosphere of a picturesque Italian Alpine village in a magnificent landscape. In that case, the village of Madonna di Campiglio is exactly what you are looking for. Although it does not compete with the reputation of other ski resorts in Italy, it attracts a large number of visitors from all over the world every year. The slopes have an area of 150 km and vary depending on your level of skiing skills, offering routes for skiers or non-skiers.
One of the most significant advantages of this fairytale village is that it has a fantastic snow park among the best in Italy, where you can indulge in snow adventures. The winter ski holidays at Madonna di Campiglio will be a unique experience for all of you who think holidays and snow can be combined to create something truly magical.
Those of you who dream of making the world's highest vertical drop on a ski slope and at the same time enjoy the longest route in length, then you should definitely pay a visit to one of the best ski resorts in terms of beauty and cosmopolitan atmosphere that listens to the name Chamonix. With a length of 22 km and a height of 2,806 meters, this track will amaze you. Chamonix may not be on the list of the largest ski resorts in the country, but it holds the title of the most famous ski resort in the world, offering its numerous visitors the most organized facilities and high-quality services.
It is one of the best options for ski trips in Europe, and you will realize this from the first moment you set foot in this beautiful village and the excellent quality snow that has about 70 slopes. Lovers of snow under the highest peak of the Alps - the imposing "White Mountain" - you will have the opportunity to indulge in countless activities in the snow and experience unique emotions, descending its numerous steep slopes that compose a backdrop of contrasts that will surely be unforgettable.
Chamonix, the first host city of the 1924 Winter Olympics and a stone's throw from Geneva Airport, is ready to welcome you, with slopes that cater to all tastes and requirements. And in case you are wondering about the accommodation options available in the city, you can turn to the company Erna Low, which offers you complete vacation packages, personalized to your own needs but also to your own financial affordability.
Article written by Katy
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