Breuil - Cervinia
Breuil - Cervinia, (2,050 m altitude) is a modern tourist resort at the foot of Mount Cervino, which boasts an impressive ski resort.
Within the setting of the "most noble rock in Europe", there are 130 km of ski runs connected with Valtournenche with a total of 27 ski-lift facilities and an international connection with Zermatt, via the Cime Bianche Laghi - Plateau RosĂ cable-car and the Bontadini chair-lift for a total of 350 km of ski runs served by a total of 59 ski-lift facilities with an overall carrying capacity of 78,782 people per hour. From Plateau Rosa, you can ski down towards Zermatt, or take the Ventina run: 11 km downhill from the 3,480 m altitude at the top to the 2,050 m altitude in Cervinia. The Cime Bianche Laghi area (the pick-up point of the 140-people cable-car to Plateau Rosa) offers a selection of fantastic downhill runs from the
Goillet, the access gate to the Valtournenche resort. The Domaine del Carosello boasts runs amid the pine trees, served by the Cieloalto chair-lift. For totally relaxing skiing, Plan-Maison boasts ample ski-lift facilities (including the covered four-seater chair-lifts in Plan Maison, Fornet and Bontadini) serving ski runs, also connected to Plateau Rosa, for all levels and all tastes. With a "skis on" connection from Plan Maison, you can ski as far as the village of Breuil - Cervinia and enjoy all the facilities of the CrĂ©taz resort. Overlooking Mount Cervino, Valtournenche (1,520 m altitude), the historic regional capital of the Valle del Cervino, is connected via the
Cime Bianche pass to the ski runs of Breuil - Cervinia and Zermatt. The Valtournenche resort boasts 35 km of ski runs that reach altitudes of up to 3,085 m. The Domaine Skiable offers runs for both novice and expert skiers, and can be accessed via a telecabin that holds 12 people (carrying capacity of 2,400 persons per hour) departing in the village. The ski-lift facilities make it possible to ski along a difference in altitude of more than 1,500 m.