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With easy access to the huge Dolomiti Superski area as well as the famous Sellaronda circuit, Ortisei is a great base for skiers of all levels looking to explore the skiing of South Tyrol.

A beautiful Alpine village with a traditional feel and a host of great restaurants, Ortisei has all you need for a perfect winter holiday. Set within the stunning UNESCO protected Dolomites, this resort showcases the best of South Tyrol’s cuisines and cultures, with a unique blend of Italian and Austrian styles.

Beginners and intermediates will particularly enjoy the local skiing here, with the Alpe di Suisi area offering a wide variety of blue and red runs perfect for honing your skiing skills in the sunshine! More advanced skiers can enjoy the incredibly easy access to the Dolomiti Superski area, with its impeccably groomed pistes and good lift systems.

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The Ski Area

For Beginners – Head up to Alpe di Suisi for a range of wide, easy runs, with confidence-building routes concentrated at the Al Sole and Mezdi chairlifts.

For Intermediates – 105km of piste suitable for intermediates means you’ll never have to ski the same run twice – unless you want to! Many blue and red runs are concentrated on the ‘must-do’ Sellaronda circuit.

For Experts –  Take on the 10.5km run down from the Seceda mountain station back to Ortisei, as well as the 3km Saslong route – one of the most demanding slopes in Val Gardena. You can also try the Men’s World Cup run from the top of the Ciampinoi gondola in St Cristina.

For Off-piste – Easily accessible, the Marmolada Glacier offers fantastic intermediate and expert runs, great off-piste opportunities and eve heli-skiing!

The Resort

The largest village in the Val Gardena region, Ortisei has a charming feel and a good variety of shops, restaurants and activities. Choose from over 40 restaurants, from traditional eateries to high quality Michelin or near-Michelin offerings, as well as plenty of options for simple pizza and pastas.

Getting There

Fly to Verona

Transfer to Ortisei approx. 2 hr 30

All Crystal Ski Holidays include flights, transfers and accommodation. Plus, you can add lift passes, equipment hire and ski school too, so everything’s ready for when you arrive.

Image © IDM Alto Adige/Alex Filz

Key Facts

Resort Height: 1,236m

Snow-making Coverage: 90%

Snow Range: 1,200-3,200m

Total km of Piste: Dolomiti Superski 1,200km
(Val Gardena 175km)

Total Number of Lifts: 78

Image ©  IDM Alto Adige/Alex Filz