Ski area Plan de Corones
Plan de Corones, in the Val Pusteria valley, is the best ski resort of South Tyrol: 105 km of slopes and excellent lift facilities, snow parks, cross country trails and itineraries for snow shoe hikes or ski mountaineering.
Plan de Corones is considered the best destination for downhill skiing enthusiasts thanks to its 31 up-to-date lifts. The most braver skiers, really only the most experienced ones, should not miss the 5 hard-level runs if they want to experience a real adrenaline rush, among them are the Sylvester run, the Herrnegg run and the Piculin run. Even beginners will find a wide choice of slopes to choose from, which are always snow-covered until the end of april thanks to an efficient snowmaking system covering the whole area. Moreover they can move around the whole Dolomiti Superski domain.
The Snowboard Park Kronplatz, actually the biggest one of South Tyrol, puts snowboarders and freestylers to the test through different levels: a real fun paradise on 58,000 sqm. Placed close to the Belvedere lift, the snowboard park features also a Family Fun Line, ideal for children.
Ready to excite not only the kids are the trails for snow tubing, sledding and snow rafting, as well as the Funpark ski school.
Cross country lovers will find Plan de Corones simply gorgeous: the area is part of the Dolomiti NordicSki domain, so far Europe’s biggest cross country ski carousel. Here they can try different kind of trails among stunning landscapes, all perfect for classic style and also for skate skiing.
Not only skiing
Snow shoe hiking fans and even ski mountaineering enthusiasts will enjoy off-piste skiing on powder snow and across pristine landscapes. There are also ice skating rinks and sledding trails as well as Après-Ski events. Those looking for comfort and wellness can find lots of hotels close to the ski runs.
Plan de Corones is also a perfect location for family holidays: in fact the German ADAC, corresponding to the British AA and the American AAA, voted this resort as the third best ski area all over Europe for excellent family services.