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Cardada - Cimetta

Cardada - Cimetta Ski Resort Guide

Cardada - Cimetta, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForApres-Ski.
Highest Lift1,650m5,413ft
Resort Height1,344m4,409ft
 Nearest AirportsLugano and Milan Malpensa
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Cardada - Cimetta

It's possible to take a funnicular, cable car and chair lift all the way from lakeside Locarno up to the skiing of Cardara, with spectacular views back down to the lake. There are five pistes, four of which face south and provide excellent views of Lake Locarno. Traditional local cuisine is available at five mountain restaurants.

Summary

The Swiss ski resort of Cardada - Cimetta is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,344m4,409ft.

Cardada - Cimetta has direct access to 6 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Cardada - Cimetta offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Cardada - Cimetta.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Cardada - Cimetta?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Cardada - Cimetta.

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Ski Area Stats

Cardada - Cimetta Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Altitudes

Cardada - Cimetta Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,650m5,413ft
Lowest Piste1,344m4,409ft
Resort Altitude (Cardada - Cimetta)1,344m4,409ft
Max Vertical306m1,004ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Cardada - Cimetta
Expert Skiers
Snowboarding
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Cardada - Cimetta?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Locarno, Ticino.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Cardada - Cimetta is Lugano, 42 minutes drive away.

Milan Malpensa, Milan Linate, Bergamo, Turin Caselle, Brescia, Sion, St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Parma and Zurich airports are all within three hours drive.

Lugano is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 4,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Cardada - Cimetta open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

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

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Cardada - Cimetta, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Cardada - Cimetta Tourist Office for the latest.

Cardada - Cimetta