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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.

Regulations per region

Distance in public areas (in metres)
1.5 metre
A mask is mandatory if the distance is less than one metre. Between 6 pm and 6 am it is also mandatory to wear a mask outside in public areas.
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.
Maximum persons together outdoors
Yes
1.5 metres distance is mandatory and to avoid large groups
Allowed to share a room with someone outside your household?
Yes
Supermarkets and pharmacies
Open
A mask is mandatory
Petrol stations
Open
Restaurants
Open
A mask is mandatory unless you are seated at a table. Always keep 1 metre between employees and guests.
Bars
Partially Open
A mask is mandatory unless you are seated at a table. Always keep 1 metre between employees and guests. Bars with nightlife are closed.
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.
Events (indoor and outdoor)
Open
From 15 June shows in theatres, concert halls, cinemas and other outdoor spaces are allowed. Only seats are allowed. Distance and hygiene rules must be observed. A maximum of 200 people inside or a maximum of 1000 people outside.
Wellness
Open
Reservation required. Distance and hygiene rules must be observed. Clothing, towels and lockers are for personal use only. A mask is mandatory during a beauty treatment and massages. Sauna and Turkish baths are closed.
Curfew
No
Not allowed to sell alcohol in certain hours
No
Club/Nightlife
Closed
Casino
Open
Limited capacity, at least 1 metre distance between people is mandatory. In public areas it is mandatory to wear a mask.
Airports
Open
Airports are closed to visitors and families, open to travellers only. Temperature checks can be required. Wearing a mask is mandatory and must be replaced every 4 hours. 1.5 meters distance mandatory. Online check-in is recommended.
Quarantine
No
Covid-19 test before departure or wait in quarantaine
No
Covid-19 test upon arrival in destination
No
Health declaration
Yes
Everyone must complete a PLF form upon arrival in Italy. The form can be found here: https://www.esteri.it/mae/resource/doc/2020/08/modulo_rientro_da_estero__26_08_20_inglese.pdf
Other formailities needed to enter the country
No
Transfer regulation
No

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