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Sexten / Sesto

Sexten / Sesto Ski Resort Guide

Sexten / Sesto, Italy

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length53km
Highest Lift2,200m
Resort Height1,310m
 Nearest AirportsBolzano and Innsbruck Airport
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Sexten / Sesto

The Italian ski resort of Sexten / Sesto is in the Italian Dolomites at an altitude of 1,310m, with 53km of marked runs.


Sexten / Sesto has direct access to 53km of downhill skiing, with 37 marked pistes, served by a total of 27 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,200m, snow cover is generally reliable.


Sexten / Sesto offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


Sexten / Sesto offers some good boarding.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Holzriese I + II'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Sexten / Sesto?

The next notable snow forecast is 5cm, expected on 1 June.

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Snow Forecast by day for Sexten / Sesto

Ski Area Stats

Sexten / Sesto Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 5 9km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Sexten / Sesto Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,200m
Lowest Piste1,310m
Resort Altitude (Sexten / Sesto)1,310m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Sexten / Sesto
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

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Ski Lessons in Sexten / Sesto

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Location and Map

Where is Sexten / Sesto?

This ski resort is in the Italian Dolomites in Sexten, South Tyrol.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Sexten / Sesto is Bolzano, 91 minutes drive away.

Innsbruck Airport, Venice, Treviso, Klagenfurt, Trieste, Ljubljana, Salzburg and Verona airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 27 ski lifts are able to uplift 30,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 120 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Sexten / Sesto open?

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


Usual opening is mid November, and usual closing is Late 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 Sexten / Sesto, 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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