Gold Award Attendees

for £1,195 per person

UK Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award ski trip 2021

 

Val di Fiemme, Italy               12th - 20th February 2021

The Setting

You will get many WOW experiences. Words like “spectacular & breathtaking view”, “amazing & unforgettable landscape” will be used a lot during your holiday.​

The Dolomites are the perfect setting for a ski holiday. Here, UNESCO-protected landscapes combine with a sunny climate and immaculate pistes to create one of the world’s most beautiful and enjoyable ski regions. Meanwhile, state-of-the-art snowmaking systems ensure the slopes are fast and fun, whatever the weather.​

The Skiing

You will get many WOW experiences. Words like “spectacular & breathtaking view”, “amazing & unforgettable landscape” will be used a lot during your holiday.​

The huge Dolomiti Super Ski region of Italy is located on the southern flank of the Alps offering great weather and one of the most beautiful mountainous regions in the world as recognised by UNESCO. It comprises of 12 valleys, 450 ski lifts with 1200 kms of piste.  We are visiting one of these valleys, the Val di Fiemme and skiing in the resorts of Latemar, Alpe Cermis, Alpe Lusia and Passo Rolle with 110 kms of piste.

 

Latemar alone has been given 17 awards by the world's largest test portal for ski areas (Skiresort.info), designating it as top ski area, worldwide best ski area with up to 60 km of slopes, top ski lifts, and overall best-kept secret. With snow conditions during a season ever more of a concern it is also worth noting Skiresort.info's further awards,

Resort height:

1175 m

Top station:

2327 m

Glacier skiing:

No

Doorstep skiing:

No

Distance from slopes:

10 mins

Transfer by:

Private bus

Lifts:

45

Total slopes:

110 km

Blue slopes:

35% / 39 km

Red slopes:

50% / 55 km

Black slopes:

15% / 16 km

Snow cannons:

 280 (100% cover)

Average snowfall

(Dec/Jan/Feb/Mar/Apr):

25/33/48/79/47 cm

The Accommodation

Hotel Alla Rocca is located in Varena, in Valle di Fiemme, the heart of the Dolomites. The amazing landscapes surrounding the beautiful mountains in Val di Fiemme will leave you breathless.

 

With a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence and rated 4.5 out of 5, the Hotel Alla Rocca, has a wide sunny dining room, a relaxing tea corner, a Tyrolean style tavern with a fireplace and a small wellness area.

 

Not far from the Lavaze plateau and the skiing resort of Cermis, the hotel is especially suitable for young, sporty, and active guests who love the mountains.

The Hotel is family owned and run, and with only 36 rooms, it is a welcoming and well-kept place.

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Exceptional skiing

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