Champoluc is targeted at those who are passionate skiers and want to focus on skiing during their ski holiday and a little less on post-ski activities. The village is small, cosy and welcoming and you feel at home right from start. The views of the Monte Rosa massif are magnificent.
This ski resort is suitable for those who are good skiers, as most slopes are red or black. However, there are some lovely long blue and red runs. You should choose another destination if you haven’t tried skiing before, but if you have been skiing for a few times you will find that the slopes are adequate.
One of the big advantages of Champoluc is that it still is a place for people who really are true skiers. Call them ski bums, because that is what some of them are. The big crowds of ski tourists travel elsewhere.
Champoluc is a place by skiers, for skiers. There are about ten restaurants, some cafés and bars, but don’t count on a breath-taking after-ski experience that continues all night long.
Families with children are very welcome and there are slopes that suit children too, however not as full of activites targeted at children as in many other ski resorts.
Ski trips to ChampolucTravel to Champoluc by flying to Milan, Bergamo and Torino. Continue to your destination by airport shuttle bus, mini bus or rental car. It usually takes a couple of hours from the airport, depending on the traffic situation. Many Italians visiting Champoluc on the weekend and the traffic could get intense.
You can also book a ski trip with a tour operator that specializes in high-end areas and off-pist.
Remember that you are not allowed to drive up to Champoluc from the highway without snow chains, so book them as an ancillary if you choose car or if you are traveling by car another European country. Remember that studded tires are not allowed in most European countries motorways.
Ski areas Champoluc form part ofChampoluc is part of the ski area Monterosa together with 4 other ski resorts.
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