Sansicario – Milky Way Overview

Sansicario lies in the extensive Milky Way ski area offering a great range for all abilities and an impressive 390 kilometres of skiing. Perfectly positioned at the centre of a large, natural bowl, the resort offers good connections to Sestriere, Sauze d’Oulx and Claviere and masses of skiing with the Milky Way ski pass, included in your package. A purpose-built resort, Sansicario’s site was chosen for its good slopes and snow security.

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Sansicario – Milky Way Accommodation


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Location: San Sicario

Capacity: 280

The Olympic Centre San Sicario is in the very heart of the Milky Way ski area, with doorstep access (snow permitting) to the 400km of piste available to you. The Olympic Centre offers you a dedicated nursery slope outside for your absolute beginners and snowtubing and bumboarding available right outside. The centre also offers in house ski fit for your convenience. The food is plentiful and multiple choices are available self-service buffet style.

Rooms: Very spacious, multi bedded en-suite rooms.

Facilities: Dedicated magic carpet and nursery slope, large restaurant, in-house ski fit, disco room, large bar, meeting room, inside courts for ball games, mini-market, games area with table tennis and table football.

Hotel Solaris

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Location: Cesana Torinese

Capacity: 160

Situated 150 metres from the chairlift to Monti della Luna and from the modern cableway 'Cesana Ski Lodge' to Sansicario.

Rooms: 58 rooms, 160 beds

Facilities: Large lounge/bar and games/entertainment room, Wi-Fi area, ski/boot storage.

Sansicario – Milky Way Après Ski

Sansicario – Milky Way Resort Facts

Resort height 1700 m
Highest lift 2825 m
Vertical drop 5 km
Total km of piste (Milky Way) 390 km
Green (Milky Way) 7
Blue (Milky Way) 67
Red (Milky Way) 97
Black (Milky Way) 41
Total no of lifts 70
Gondolas/cable cars 6
Chair lifts 35
Drag lifts 29
Lift pass covers Milky Way
Glacier No
Snow making 950 snow cannons covering 120 km
Transfer time by air Turin – 2 hrs
Transfer time by coach Calais – 14 hrs
Doctors Cesana
Hospital Susa – 45 km