Cortina

Cortina is known as the Queen of the Dolomites, the haunt of the affluent set and of the Italian celebrity.  Set in the heart of the famous Dolomites, this Italian village is one of the country’s most fashionable and sophisticated ski resorts.  Skiers will enjoy the challenge of the slopes, whilst appreciating the warm charismatic characters of the Italian locals.  Cortina is a picturesque village, surrounded by forest, with some fantastic restaurants and a vibrant nightlife.  Part of the vast Dolomiti Superski Region, there is varied terrain to suit every level especially the intermediate skier.

Gateway City             Venice 148km

Why Cortina

  • One of Italy’s most fashionable ski resorts.  The main Village street is pedestrian zone only,  with plenty of shopping and Cafes to enjoy.
  • Ford Motors named their Ford Cortina after the Mountain
  • Cortina  is located in the heart of the Vallee d’Ampezzo and major films have featured this brilliant picturesque area such as, The Pink Panther, For your eyes only and Cliff Hanger
  • Cortina is part of the famous Dolomites Superski which allows you to ski or board,  12 different ski areas and over 1220km of pistes  iinked by 450 lifts.

Cortina Mountain Statistics

Summit 2930m
Base 1224m
Vertical 1706m
Acres
Lifts 40
Runs 140km
Average Snowfall 325cm
Beginner 33%
Intermediate 62%
Advanced 5%

Additional Accommodation

Hotel Ambra