For the great value they provide for the money, Italy ski holidays are hard to beat. When you take an Italian ski holiday you're sure to discover that it is one that is as much about the excellent scenery as the exciting skiing and snowboarding. Not to mention the spectacular Italian cuisine and a warm friendly welcome. With accommodations that range from the Luxury and exclusive Hotels of Cortina to the more basic value focused accommodations in Sazue d'Oulx.
Italy ski holidays are an excellent idea because skiing for so long has been seen as a friendly and relaxed affair, involving eating, drinking and sunbathing. Many Italians flood into ski resorts on weekends.
Ski resorts in Italy offer a great mixture of low and high altitude conditions to suit just about every level of skiing or snowboarding and have traditionally been cheaper than comparable ski holidays in neighboring France or Austria. So has the cost of food and drink in ski resorts and mountain restaurants.
As for snow Italy really does seem to have it all. There are the beautiful steeps in the Dolomites, powder snow paradises as in Livigno, Alpine "Gemütlichkeit" and cozy mountain huts in the southern Tyrolean ski regions. Each of which provides a very generous dose of sunshine.
Italy Ski Holiday.
The ski season in Italy typically runs from December to late March, but in the Aosta Valley region offers massive peaks and enjoy good snow conditions throughout much of the year.
PAGANELLA ITALIAN SKI RESORT.
Of course Italy borders France, Switzerland and Austria and in many ways, the ski region in Northern Italy takes a little from each of these countries, in ski conditions, language, cuisine and culture.
So that your Italy ski holiday goes well most all of the ski resorts have great snow records they also back this up with excellent snow making capabilities.
Italy has always offered some of the best value ski holidays available and when you combine this with the Italians friendly, relaxed approach it is a winning combination, offering a little something for skiers of all levels, making it an excellent choice for you next ski holiday.
By Leonardo Dainese