Ski Pragelato for a luxury ski holiday. Based on the doorstep of Italy's Milky way ski area, skiing & snowboarding is excellent with over 400kms. Small but challenging, this ski resort provides snowy fun for all ages.
If you ski Pragelato you are based at the foot of the Mount Albergian and the actual city of Pragelato. The ski resort is able to offer plenty of small town local charm alongside challenging slopes. The resort is one of many along the line of the Milky Way ski area so for those who want to visit more slopes gondolas and ski buses can help skiers travel from resort trails to resort trails.
On the slopes
Known for its jumps and huge vertical, 50km of snow covered slopes are available when you ski Pragelato ski resort and for those with a sense of adventure there's also five jumps, a vertical drop of 3428 feet, and many cross country trails. So it is no surprise the resort hosted a jump for the 2006 Winter Olympics and is often chosen for Olympic training.
For non-experts and children there are also many beginner slopes in the resort making it practical for all holiday purposes. Plus, since snow formations follow the slope abominations, plenty of ski alpinism opportunities are available to expert skiers as well. Snowboarding is also allowed for those who wish to participate in this sport as well with plenty of piste opportunities.
If you ski Pragelato you are also in the ski region of the Milky Way.
Off the slopes
Of the slopes there is a local discothèque for those who need some time to unwind after a day on the snow as well as plenty of bars and restaurants. The local town of Prageleto also offers plenty of local shopping and small cafes for those who want to take in some local charm while on holiday here.