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La Via Lattea

Skiing in La Via Lattea

Slopes

17Km
41Km
34Km
7Km
Total 99Km

Lifts

15

85

65

Height

2840m
1357m

Glacier

0

Cross-country

28Km

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.

Current Status: Negative travel advice until the 20 November 2020.

Regulations per region

Distance in public areas (in metres)
1 metre
2m distance in South-Tirol. A mask is mandatory both indoor & outdoors from the age of 6.
Maximum persons together outdoors
Yes
Groups are prohibited on the street, in parks and in front of bars / restaurants
Allowed to share a room with someone outside your household?
No
Public transport / taxi
Yes
A mask is mandatory. Regional authorities can set their own rules to combat crowds. This includes restrictions on the maximum number of people per mode of transport, etc. For children aged 3-6 years old a mask is mandatory when travelling on all forms of public transport in Turion region.
Transfer regulation
Available
A mask is mandatory
Supermarkets and pharmacies
Open
A mask is mandatory
Petrol stations
Open
A mask is mandatory indoors
Shops
Open
A mask is mandatory. Always keep 1 metre between staff and guests. Disposable gloves should be offered by the shop for customers looking to view and try on clothes.
Restaurants
Open
A mask is mandatory to wear when inside and not seated, you will have fixed seats. Closed at 6pm and a max of 4 people per table
Bars/ Apres-ski
Open
A mask is mandatory to wear when inside and not seated, you will have fixed seats. Closed at 6pm and a max of 4 people per table
Club/Nightlife
Closed
Curfew
Yes
Only in Livigno, Bormio, Val d’Aosta, South Tyrol: between 23:00-05:00
Not allowed to sell alcohol in certain hours
No
Events (indoor and outdoor)
Closed
Wellness
Partially Open
Swimming pools and Gym are closed
Skilifts
Closed
Ski lessons
No
A mask is mandatory
Ski rental
No
A mask is mandatory
Slopes
Closed
Quarantine
No
Mask
Yes
All over Italy, masks must be worn in in- and outdoor public spaces from the age of 6.
Covid-19 test before departure or wait in quarantine
Yes
A negative COVID PCR test is mandatory. The test must be taken within 72 hours of arrival. This is mandatory for all arrivals no matter the transportation type.
Covid-19 test upon arrival in destination
Yes
If you did not complete a test before arrival you will need to complete a test at a local GGD and wait in quarantine for the results.
Health declaration
No
It is mandatory for all passengers to fill in a passenger locator form 48 before arriving/returning to the UK. The form can be found here.
Other formailities needed to enter the country
Yes

Everyone must complete a PLF form upon arrival in Italy. The form can be found here.

Please always double check the GOV UK website before travelling.

Additional measures per ski region
No
Additional airline or transport rules
No

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