Endless snow-sure pistes, ideal for cruising beneath crisp blue skies late into the season. Located in the Aosta Valley on the Italian side of the Matterhorn, the snow-sure village of Cervinia is one of the highest in the Alps. The compact, traffic free centre has a relaxed après-ski offering with a good selection of restaurants and bars and claims the highest museum in Europe. Other activities include moonlight descents, ice karting, ice skating, airboarding and snowscooters. Ski Area Relax into endless snow-sure pistes, ideal for cruising beneath crisp blue skies late into the season. Linked to Zermatt for extensive skiing opportunities, high-altitude Cervinia boasts impressive scenery with fine views from the miles of wide, well groomed slopes. Beginners will enjoy the excellent village nursery slope which graduates to fine blue runs around Plan Maison, while sweeping intermediate runs extend towards Valtournenche culminating in a spectacular 13 kilometre run. Amongst some of Italy’s highest ski slopes, experts will find some good off-piste opportunities and a superb terrain park with the option to head over to Zermatt for exhilarating on-piste challenges.
|Altitude of resort||2050m|
|Highest skiing point||3480m|
|Total pistes length||156km|
|Number of lifts||20|
Beginners: ***** | Intermediates: **** | Advanced: ** | Families: ** | Non-skiers: *
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