The Milky Way-Sestriere-Sauze d'Oulx

The "Milky Way", big-mileage, high-level, cross-border skiing. Site of all of the Alpine events during the 2006 Turin Olympics. Excellent choice of hotels offering doorstep skiing and hotels close to the slopes.

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Ski data

Sestriere-The Milky Way
Sestriere, Cesana, San Sicario, Sauze d’Oulx, Pragelato
One day skiing in Claviere and
Montgenèvre.

Facts

KILOMETRES OF PISTE

400

SKI RANGE

1350m - 2823m

NUMBER OF LIFTS

75 (7 gondola, 37 chair)

SKI RUNS

96km blue, 220km red, 84km black

SNOW MAKING COVERAGE

66%

Choose your resort & hotel

Pragelato

Pragelato is an attractive village with beautiful wooden and stone buildings away from the hustle and bustle of the neighbouring resort of Sestriere. It has an incredibly inviting, authentic atmosphere with warmth and hospitality and is connected by gondola with Sestriere. The resort was home to the Turin 2006 Winter Olympic Ski jump.

Hotels in Pragelato

Casalpina Don Barra

 

Sauze d'Oulx

Jouvenceaux is just 1km to the attractive bustling resort of Sauze d'Oulx, which is well-known to British skiers, with a good selection of shops, restaurants, bars and general facilities. Jouvenceaux itself has a number of hotels, a bar and restaurant. The Sportinia chair lift takes you to the heart of the Milky Way ski area linked with Sestriere, Cesana, Sansicario and Claviere with a total of 400km of interconnected slopes!

Hotels in Sauze d'Oulx

Hotel Martin

close to slopes, one party hotel, great food, warm welcome

La Fontaine

doorstep, one party hotel

Hotel Monte Triplex

doorstep, close to slopes

Maison Mati Living

 

Hotel San Giorgio

 

Sauze di Cesana

Sauze di Cesana is located in the Valle Argentera, just 7km from the outstanding slopes of Sestriere and San Sicario. Cesana Torinese (6km) is the main access point that takes you in two different directions, one to Sestriere/San Sicario and Sauze d'Oulx and the other to Claviere and Montgenèvre with its cross-border skiing to France.

Hotels in Sauze di Cesana

Cima del Bosco

high quality, great food

Sestriere

Probably the best-know of all of the ski resorts that make up the international cross-border "Milky Way" interconnected ski circuit which offers 400km of skiing. The resort of Setriere is a bustling ski village with lots to do and offers a host of facilities including a large number of cafes, bars, pizzarias and restaurants. Excellent variety, high level-skiing with superb snow conditions.

Hotels in Sestriere

Lago Losetta

in village, high quality

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