Milan / Milano 180mins
Milan / Milano 180mins
For peak dates, browse the pages with Bormio ski holidays at Christmas, New Year, Half Term or Easter.
Bormio ski holidays
Established in ? the Italian ski resort Bormio lies at 1225 metres altitude in the Lombardy / Lombardia region of the Italian Rhaetian Alps. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 3012m the area is snow sure. Over ? snow cannons ensure artificial snow making covers 17km of trails, which equates to around 35 of the slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Bormio is Milan / Milano at a distance of 200km or approximately 180 minutes driving time. Their season runs from December to April.
Alpine Downhill Runs
0 runs 0km
8 runs 20km
8 runs 25km
2 runs 5km
Skiing in Bormio
18 pistes and trails means approximately 50km of runs. 14 Bormio lifts have capacity to transport 20554 per hour. The longest run in the Italian ski resort is over 14km. Visit summer or winter as there is glacier skiing in Bormio.
The mountain has 0% beginner runs or nursery slopes, 40% intermediate, 50% advanced slopes and 10% for experts - the most difficult piste is the ?km ? run, with a steepness/slope angle of ?%. You can ski Bormio after dark as there is night skiing on ?km of illuminated piste.
Rating for skiing gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Snowboarding in Bormio
Of the 14 ski lifts, 4 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives an indication of how modern the lift system is and how good Bormio is for snowboarding - especially for beginners learning to board. Facilities include 1 terrain parks and 0 half pipe (longest half pipe length is 0 metres), 0 quarter pipe and 0 boardercross courses.
Rating for snowboarding gets 2 stars out of 5 overall
Bormio Apres Ski
Off-Slope activities include:
30 apres ski bars 17 restaurants 0 bowling 1 night club 1 cinema 0 billiards / pool 0 games room 0 concert 1 indoor swimming 1 outdoor heated pools 1 saunas 1 hot tubs 0 solariums 1 masseurs 1 indoor ice skating 0 outdoor ice skating 1 indoor sports centre 0 indoor tennis 0 squash racquetball 0 sleigh rides 0 ballooning 0 horse riding 0 prepare winter walks 0 climbing 1 golf 0 fishing 2 museum 0 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Massage, Thermal Baths.
Rating for apres ski gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
"Bormio" by any other name
The Italian resort is also known as Bormio Monte Vallecetta and has common misspellings:
The direction which the various Bormio slopes face can make or break your ski holiday. To guarantee good snow conditions, choose a resort with piste which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February pick a resort with sunny south facing slopes, so your days on the snow doesn't feel like a polar expedition. Conversely, in the warmest spring skiing months of March and especially April, a resort with cool and shady north facing trails will ensure you're not riding on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best destinations have areas which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating conditions whatever the weather. Bormio has slopes facing N NE NW.
Rating for snow gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Bormio reviews, 3.3 star rating and information is collated by SNO man from staff experience and customer feedback.