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Italy Ski FAQ

Italian Ski Resorts - Your Questions Answered

New Snow in Italy

 When will it next snow in Italy?

Where is the next forecast snow going to fall?

Snow is next forecast to fall in Italy over the next 2 days, in at least 50 Ski Resorts including Alta Badia, Cortina d`Ampezzo, Corvara, Livigno and Selva Gardena.

Find out more :- Snow Forecasts for Italian Ski Resorts

 When did it last snow in Italy?

When was the last recorded snowfall?

Recent snow reports indicate that it last snowed in Italy on Tuesday 24th January 2023, in Ski Resorts including Madonna di Campiglio.

Find out more :- Latest Snow Reports from Italy

Snow in Italy

 How much snow is there in Italy?

Which ski area has the deepest snow?

The deepest reported snow in Italy is in Breuil-Cervinia, which reports snow depths of 150cm on upper slopes and 50cm lower down.

Find out more :- Latest Snow Depths for Italy

Skiing in Italy

 Which is the highest Ski Area in Italy?

Which Italian Ski Resort is at the highest altitude?

The highest Ski Resort in Italy is Passo Stelvio / Prad am Stilfserjoch, at an alttitude of 2,760m. The Ski Area with the highest ski lifts is that of Monterosa, with lift-served skiing up to 3,550m.

Find out more :- Italian Ski Resorts

 Where can I stay in Italy?

Are there hotels, chalets or apartments to rent in Italy?

We have details of 495106 Hotels, Chalets and Apartments available in Italy.

Find out more :- Search for Accommodation in Italy

 Can I hire skis and boots in Italy?

Is ski equipment available to rent in Italy?

Yes, you can rent Skis and Boots in Italy, and you can save up to 50% on the walk-in price by booking online in advance.

Find out more :- Save Money on Ski Hire in Italy

 Which is the best Ski Airport for Italy?

Which airports offer the shortest transfers to Italian Ski Resorts?

There are more than 60 airports close to Ski Resorts in Italy, which you can view on the page linked to below.

Find out more :- European Airports

 When do Italian Ski Resorts open?

When does the ski season start in Italy?

Opening dates for Italian Ski Areas vary considerably, and are dependent on local snow conditions. See our page of Italian Ski Resort seasons.


Our Italian Ski Resort pages include Skiing Facts, Snow Reports and Forecasts (for most major ski resorts), local accommodation and online ski hire booking (where available) for 260 Ski Resorts in Italy.

You can find the major ski stations listed on the Top Italian Ski Resorts page, ranked according to various criteria.