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SAN CANDIDO, ITALY

Ski holidays in San Candido

San Candido is nestled into a breathtaking area of South Tyrol in Italy, where skiers can enjoy some amazing views and incredible runs in one of Europe’s most picturesque regions.

The resort is a fantastic fit for families looking for somewhere they can relax and improve their skiing skills without having to worry about massive queues. Whether you’re new to the sport or looking for a new challenge, there’s plenty to look forward to at this stunning destination.

Resort Statistics

Ski holidays in San Candido
Level Rating Runs
Beginners 24
Intermediates 37
Advanced 15
Snowboarders
Total Runs 76
Good for
  • Families
Resort features Nightclub Health Spa Snow sure Traffic free resort Traditional village resort Picturesque New To Skiing Tourist Office
Resort Statistics
Resort Altitude 1600m
Highest Lift 2500m
Total Piste 93km
Longest Run 11km
Directions of Slopes SW
Uphill Capacity 5000
Total Lifts 32
Gondolas/Cable cars 1
Chairlifts 7
Drag Lifts 19
Snow Parks 3

San Candido ski resort

San Candido benefits from a serene atmosphere thanks to its glorious surroundings and outstanding customer service. There is a large children’s play park and some simple toboggan runs to make sure you have a great mix of activities to pursue!

Visitors to the resort gain access to more than 90km of pistes, covering the Baranci, Monte Elmo, Croda Rossa, Orto del Toro and Sesto Dolomites areas where there is a vast array of routes to enjoy.
 

Snow conditions in San Candido

The ski season here generally runs from December to April and there is excellent snow coverage to ensure fantastic terrain for skiers and snowboarders.

Skiing in San Candido

There are 425m of vertical descent accessible from San Candido, along with 60km of cross-country trails, all of which give visitors breathtaking panoramic views of the nearby mountains. At an altitude of between 1165 and 1610m, the weather and conditions here are sublime with well-groomed slopes and plenty of ski schools.

Tourists here will be skiing in a UNESCO World Heritage area and the natural beauty on display is sure to be unforgettable.

Apres ski, restaurants and other activities in San Candido

As a charming little market town, San Candido has developed into a popular holiday region. With a fantastic array of shops and restaurants, it’s an amazing area for a relaxing retreat.

If you want to truly put your feet up, there is a spa in resort, while travellers looking for some unique gifts should head to Boutique Quentin for some great shopping.

In addition, San Candido boasts some of Europe’s best hiking trails, while hot air balloon flights and horse-drawn carriages allow tourists to see the scenery at a whole new level.

Transfer time to San Candido

Innsbruck-kranebitten is the closest airport to San Candido at around 57 miles away.