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La Via Lattea

Skiing in La Via Lattea

Slopes

17Km
41Km
34Km
7Km
Total 99Km

Lifts

15

90

65

Height

2840m
1357m

Glacier

0

Cross-country

12Km

Fun park

8

La Via Lattea
La Via Lattea
La Via Lattea

General information

La Via Lattea ski area consists of the towns of Sestriere, Sauze d'Oulx, San Sicario, Cesane and Claviere. The ski area is also known as the "Milky Way” and the Winter Olympics were held here in 2006. With 400 km of slopes, it is the largest This ski area is on the Italian-French border.  La Via Lattea ski area consists of the following towns Sestriere, Sauze d'Oulx, San Sicario, Cesane and Claviere. The ski area is also known as the "Milky Way” and the Winter Olympics were held here in 2006. With 400 km of slopes, it is the largest connected ski area in Italy. The highest point, Mont Motta, is situated at 2823 meters above sea level. This is a very diverse ski area, with numerous runs through forests.

 

If you book a holiday in in Sestriere, you will get a lift pass that will give you access to 1 days skiing in Alpe d'Huez, Deux Alpes, Serre Chevalier, Puy St. Vincent and 1 day in Montgenèvre ski area. Your hands-free lift pass will detect which ski area you are in so you will not need to worry about a thing! Take advantage of the access to these extra areas and getthe most out of the lift pass! The great variety of slopes makes the area an ideal ski area for both beginners and experienced skiers. There are 89 ski lifts, so it will be easy to get around without making use of a ski bus.

Travel information relating to the Coronavirus 

This information has been carefully compiled by Sunweb based on information provided by the local authorities. Since the measures mentioned are subject to constant change, no rights can be derived from this and Sunweb accepts no liability for any damage resulting from the use of this information.

Regulations per region

Important information regarding mandatory documentation
Yes
Read the FAQ page here
Distance in public areas (in metres)
1 metre
2 metres
Mouth mask
Yes
In all indoor and outside areas a mouth mask is mandatory inside, from 6 years.
Maximum persons together outdoors
N/A
Allowed to share a room with someone outside your household?
Yes
Curfew
N/A
Restaurants
Open
Super Green Pass (2G) for access to bars/restaurants from the age of 12. No maximum number of people that can sit at the same outdoor table. A maximum of 6 non-cohabiting people may sit together inside.
Bars/ Apres-ski
Open
Super Green Pass (2G) for access to bars/restaurants from the age of 12. No maximum number of people that can sit at the same outdoor table. A maximum of 6 non-cohabiting people may sit together inside.
Club/Nightlife
Closed
Supermarkets and pharmacies
Open
Mouth mask is required
Activities, attractions and sights
Open
Super Green Pass (2G) for access (from 12 years)
Events (open air or indoor)
Allowed
Super Green Pass (2G) for access (from 12 years)
Transfer
Yes
A mask (FFP2) is required. Show Super Green Pass (2G) for access
Public transport and taxi
Yes
A mask (FFP2) is required. Show Super Green Pass (2G) for access
Slopes
Open
Skilifts
Open

Ski areas can adopt different color codes, meaning the following:

• White areas require a green pass to access ski lifts.

• Yellow areas require a super green pass to access ski lifts.

• In orange areas, a super green pass is required to access ski lifts.

• At the moment all areas in Italy are colored white. The color code per region can be found here.

A mask (FFP2) is required. Show Super Green Pass (2G) for access

Ski rental
Yes
Ski lessons
Yes
Wellness
Open
Green pass or QR code is required
Additional measures per ski region
No
Good to know
Yes

QR code is required at ski lifts, hotel wellness, restaurants & bars (outside the hotel).

There is a general lockdown for all people who are either not vaccinated or not recently recovered from corona. 

As of 1 February vaccinations have a reduced validation of 6 months after receiving the dose.

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