MONTEROSA & MONTBLANC FREERIDE SKI TRIP
The great ski holiday of the western Alps
A ski holiday that combine in sequence the ski resorts in western Alps (MonteRosa freeride paradise and/or Mont Blanc ski resorts) is a great idea! In this “modular and customised program”, that you can read below, is possible decide the single ski areas to visit in your ski holiday period. The combination of days/ski areas that your read is only indicative, from 3 to 9 days all is possible! Read before the description soft the single days and then write me your preferences, this is begin of the discussion to organise at best your period of holiday.
Are you ready? Ok, I begin with the description of the possibilities:
How arrive in the western Alps
Monterosa freeride paradise and Mont Blanc ski areas
The best solution is sure land with a flight in the Milano Malpensa or Milano Linate or Bergamo Orio al Serio airports (watch the map below). Here you will find me at the exit door of the international flights, ready to start to our ski destination.
I have a large Fiat Doblò car (7 places), good to carry 4 skiers + me and lot of luggages.
Your ski trip will end logically on your same airport of arrive.
Western Alps (MonteRosa and Mont Blanc) modular program:
The modules of this program is possible to connected with your preferences based at your availability of days. It’s innovative idea to program holidays of ski trip to maximise the flexibility of custumised solutions.
Read here below the description of the best ski resorts and then write me your idea.
MonteRosa freeride paradise: Gressoney ski resort
The first day on the MonteRosa ski area begin soft, to absorb your jet-lag, and to explore the great territory of the Monte Rosa. On the morning we go on the ski slopes of right side of the valley, on the afternoon on the left side and If you like we can begin with the first approach on deep snow (free ride).
MonteRosa freeride paradise: Alagna ski resort
The second day on the MonteRosa ski area is dedicated at the 2000 meters of vertical step of the Alagna ski resort. From the Colle dei Salati cableway station (3260 m. m.) to the town (1190 m.) are exactly 2070 m. A incredible long slope where is possible go on piste or all in free ride. In any case we arrive in characteristic old town Alagna at the super nice Unione restaurant, an old stile restaurant with the original furnitures of 1930…. A perfect end for one of the greater ski slope of the Alps.
MonteRose Freeride paradise: Champoluc ski resort
The third day on the MonteRosa ski area we go to the Champoluc ski resort that is connected with Gressoney via the Bettaforca pass. A long system of ski slopes drive us to the main town where we can taste the Aostan specialities. Champoluc is the first valley of the Aosta region where The people speak “Patua”, a french dialect typic of this area in the western Alps.
Here finish our tour in the Monte Rosa mountains, if we continue we go by car to our hotel in Saint Vincent (1,5 hrs), a very characteristic town on the main Aosta valley.
Cervina/Zermatt (Matternhorn) ski resorts – 1 or 2 days
We start early at 8am from Sain Vincent and go to Cervinia, the town at the southern side of the famous Matternhorn (1 hrs). buy the international ticket and in only one day we cross the ski slopes from Cervinia to Zermatt and return…. With good weather is a unforgettable experience! At The evening we go back in Saint Vincent
Pila (Aosta) ski resort – 1 day
The ski resort of Pila is the most important ski area of the city of Aosta. Here we can ski in a large and articulated ski slopes all the day until the afternoon. At the evening we visit the amazing old town of Aosta, an original romans city, with imperial ruins and an interesting medieval structure. We stay in a hotel of Aosta and taste the “fonduta”‘ a local specialities of this region.
La Thuille ski resort – 1 day
La Thuille is the most classical and historical ski resort of the Aosta valley, is located south of Mont Blanc, great ski slopes with great panoramas are a perfect combination for a day full of amazing descences! On the evening we go to our hotel in the famous town of Courmayeur, exactly at the base of the Mont Blanc.
Mont Blanc: Courmayeur and Chamonix ski resorts – 2 days
The ski resorts of Mont Blanc need minimum two days, one for the Italian side at Courmayeur and one for then french side at Chamonix. These ski areas don’t need a presentation because are unique! In these two days we have the possibility to se the Mont Blanc from south and then, especially from the Index ski area in Chamonix, from north….. The greatest view of highest peak of the continental Europe…. a perfect end of a great ski tour in the western Alps!
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