Setting out from Aosta, you can reach the pistes of the Aosta-Pila ski area in just 20 minutes by cable car or by following an 18 km long panoramic route. All pistes are served, starting with Plan-Praz at 1,540 m.
In the heart of Italy’s Aosta Valley, Pila welcomes skiers looking to enjoy its ski area featuring panoramic views of the Alps, as well as holidaymakers seeking to recharge their batteries in the great outdoors.
Purpose-built, relaxing resort
The resort of Pila belongs to the municipality of Gressan which is home to around 3,500 inhabitants year-round. Each winter, it welcomes many skiers and families looking for an exciting skiing holiday.
The resort provides all of the essential amenities for a great stay: its many restaurants and bars serve regional specialities to delight your palate. High-altitude restaurants, such as the Ermitage chalet, serve traditional mushroom polenta in a gorgeous setting.
For après-ski or to unwind, you’ll find plenty to keep you amused, including relaxing activities and an array of treatments available on site, from Turkish baths, sauna, and hydro massage to sensory showers and massages.
The Aosta Valley ski area will take your breath away thanks to the panoramic views over the Alps and Mont Blanc. This all-natural setting features more than 70 km of pistes served by 15 modern ski lifts and is snow-sure thanks to its snow cannons which cover more than 80% of the pistes. Its facilities are very modern and Pila is the only Aosta Valley resort to offer six-seat chairlifts.
Additionally, the weather here is often mild due to the resort’s location in a valley which shelters it from the wind.
Good to know
- Gourmet village with many culinary traditions
- Ski terrain suitable for all abilities
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