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Airolo Ski Resort

Airolo Resort Guide

Airolo, Switzerland

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Airolo Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length30km19 miles
Highest Lift2,075m6,808ft
Resort Height1,142m3,747ft
 Nearest AirportsLugano and Zurich
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Airolo at a glance

The two ski areas of Airolo - Pescium and Airolo Luina together make up the largest ski resort in the Ticino canton of Switzerland. Luina is the smaller of the two with a 200m vertical betweern 1100 and 1300m served by a single surface tow.

 When will it snow in Airolo?

The next notable snow forecast for Airolo is 2cm1in, expected on 8 June, with around 3cm1in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Airolo Facts, Stats and Ratings

Airolo Rated

Ratings for Airolo
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Airolo?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Airolo
Highest Lift2,075m6,808ft
Lowest Piste1,165m3,822ft
Resort Altitude (Airolo)1,142m3,747ft
Max Vertical933m3,061ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Airolo Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Airolo
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 14km9 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 14km9 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 1 2km1 miles
Total Length
30km19 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
30km19 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Airolo Summary

The Swiss Ski Resort of Airolo has direct access to 30km19 miles of downhill skiing, with 9 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,075m6,808ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Airolo is 4km2 miles long.

Skiing in Airolo

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snowboarding in Airolo

The Yuki Snowpark is accessible to skier and snowboarders of all levels. www.yukipark.ch

When is Airolo open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Airolo.


NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Airolo.

Snow Making

Airolo is able to make snow, on 25km16 miles of ski runs,.

Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts of Airolo are able to uplift 6,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Airolo?

Airolo is in the Swiss Alps in Leventina, Ticino, Switzerland.

How can I get to Airolo?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Airolo are Lugano, Zurich and Milan Malpensa. There are 10 airports within three hours drive. Lugano is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


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