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Chiesa Ski Resort Guide

Chiesa, Italy

Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowfall and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length25km
Highest Lift2,340m
Resort Height1,010m
 Nearest AirportsMilan Linate and Lugano
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The Italian ski resort of Chiesa is in the Italian Alps at an altitude of 1,010m, with 25km of marked runs.


Chiesa has direct access to 25km of downhill skiing, with 10 marked pistes, served by a total of 15 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,340m, snow cover is generally reliable.


Chiesa offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Chiesa offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Chiesa.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Chiesa is 6km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Chiesa?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 26 May.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Chiesa

Ski Area Stats

Chiesa Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 10km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 8 50km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 6 15km
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Chiesa Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,340m
Lowest Piste1,700m
Resort Altitude (Chiesa)1,010m
Max Vertical1,330m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Chiesa
Intermediate Skiers

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Ski Lessons in Chiesa

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To choose a Ski School, and book Group Ski Lessons or a Private Instructor, see Chiesa Ski Schools and Chiesa Ski Instructors.

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Location and Map

Where is Chiesa?

This ski resort is in the Italian Alps in Chiesa in Valmalenco, Province of Sondrio.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Chiesa is Milan Linate, 150 minutes drive away.

Lugano, Bergamo and Milan Malpensa airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 15 ski lifts are able to uplift 11,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 5km of ski runs, with 57 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Chiesa open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Chiesa, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

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