Skiing holidays at Plan de Corones
Skiing on Plan de Corones in the Dolomites
At our Astor Apartments you enjoy adventure-packed skiing holidays at Plan de Corones and in the Dolomites: Plan de Corones is directly outside our front door, the skiing region Sesto Dolomites is an easy 20 minute train ride away, the pistes at Cortina, Alta Badia, Val Gardena and Marmolada will excite you. We strongly recommend the one day ski tours Sella Ronda, Grande Guerra ski tour and Giro delle Cime, all with stunning panoramic views of the Dolomites.
Once a week a local skiing guide from the tourist association accompanies you for a joint skiing excursion in the Dolomites. We are also happy to advise you on the most beautiful downhill runs and the ideal equipment.
Skiing holidays at Plan de Corones, South Tyrol’s top skiing mountain!
Every thirty minutes the FREE ski bus takes you from the apartments in a few minutes directly to the lifts and cable cars of Plan de Corones and into the ultimate winter sport Eldorado in South Tyrol. Plan de Corones is South Tyrol’s top skiing mountain that tempts visitors with modern lifts and cable cars and over 125 km of perfectly groomed pistes of all levels of difficulty to skiing on Plan de Corones. It offers guaranteed snow and a perfect link to Sella Ronda with 400 km of further pists in the Dolomites and Tre Cime with demanding descents and panoramic views. From gentle slopes to bracing downhill runs - there is something for every skier!
Talking about downhill runs: From Plan de Corones to Valdaora you slalom over 6.5 km with an altitude differential of 1,170 m, to San Vigilio over 6 km and an altitude differential of 1,070 m, and to Perca over 7 km. The Erta piste and Piculin, the best black run in the Alps, guarantee an unforgettable skiing adventure on the pistes at Plan de Corones!
By train to the skiing region Sesto Dolomites / Three Peaks (Tre Cime)
A free shuttle takes you to the Valdaora railways station from where the Ski Pustertal Express train leaves for Versciaco and travels 20 minutes: from there you start onto the slopes with an easy ride to Monte Elmo and Croda Rossa. The skiing region Sesto Dolomites offers endless fun on the pistes with panoramic views of the Three Peaks of Lavaredo. Went coming back you exit the train only one station after ours directly at the valley cable car of Percha/Ried to again ascend to Kronplatz.
Olympic region of Cortina
The pistes in Cortina are also tempting, in particular the Tofana Schuss, Forcella Rossa and countless other black pistes! Discover them on your own or together with a local guide while enjoying a joint skiing day on the Olympic pistes, enabling you to ride there in a shuttle bus directly from Olang in less than an hour, weekly organized by the local tourist association.
Sella Ronda, Val Gardena and Alta Badia
The Sella Ronda, a circular ski tour of the Sella group on skis, is doubtlessly a unique skiing experience! Your tour conveniently starts at Plan de Corones without using you own car or by driving to Gran Risa slope in less than 45 minutes.