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Arabba Ski Resort Guide

Arabba, Italy

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Snowfall!
Total Piste Length52km 32 miles
Highest Lift2,950m 9,678ft
Resort Height1,600m 5,249ft
 Nearest AirportsBolzano and Innsbruck Airport
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The Italian ski resort of Arabba is in the Italian Dolomites at an altitude of 1,600m 5,249ft, with 52km 32 miles of marked runs.


Arabba is part of the Dolomiti Superski area with access to 1,420km 882 miles of downhill skiing, with 668 marked pistes, served by a total of 488 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Arabba itself (52km 32 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Dolomiti Superski ski resorts of Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm, Alta Badia, Alta Pusteria, Bruneck-Kronplatz, Civetta, Cortina d`Ampezzo, Marmolada, Obereggen, Predazzo, San Martino di Castrozza, San Vito di Cadore, Val Gardena, Val di Fassa, Val di Fiemme and Valle Isarco.

The ski resort itself is at 1,600m 5,249ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,950m 9,678ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


Arabba offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


Arabba offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Arabba.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Pista Fodom'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Arabba?

The next notable snow forecast is 11cm 4in, expected on 1 December, with around 21cm 8in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Arabba
1,489m 4,885ft

Ski Area Stats

Arabba Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 7km 4 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
2525km 16 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
2330km 19 miles
Total Length
52km 32 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
15km 9 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Dolomiti Superski Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
1,420km 882 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Arabba Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,950m 9,678ft
Resort Altitude (Arabba)1,600m 5,249ft
Lowest Piste1,450m 4,757ft
Max Vertical1,500m 4,921ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Arabba
Intermediate Skiers

Ski Hire in Arabba

Ski Hire Shops in Arabba.

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Location and Map

Where is Arabba?

This ski resort is in the Italian Dolomites in Livinallongo del Col di Lana, Province of Belluno.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Arabba is Bolzano, 80 minutes drive away.

Innsbruck Airport, Venice, Treviso, Verona and Trieste airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 29 ski lifts are able to uplift 33,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 55km 34 miles of ski runs, with 134 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Arabba open?

 Open from : December 5, 2023.

 Closes : April 21, 2024.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

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