San Sicario

San Sicario is a small village located in the Italian Alps, close to the border with France. It is part of the ski area called Via Lattea, which translates to "Milky Way" in English. The Via Lattea ski area is one of the largest in Europe and offers over 400km of ski runs that connect Italy and France.

More information about San Sicario:

San Sicario is a great destination for skiers of all levels. It has a variety of pistes, ranging from easy runs for beginners to challenging black runs for experienced skiers. The ski area is well-connected with a network of lifts, making it easy to explore the whole area.

Length and difficulty of pistes:

The San Sicario ski area offers 38km of ski runs, with the longest run being 6km. The pistes are divided as follows: 17km of easy runs, 18km of intermediate runs, and 3km of advanced runs. The ski area is suitable for families with children and beginners, but also has enough challenging runs for more experienced skiers.

Website link to a map of the ski area:

To view a map of the San Sicario ski area, please visit the official website of the Via Lattea ski area:

Hospitality on and off the pistes:

There are several restaurants and cafes on the slopes of San Sicario, offering a range of Italian and international cuisine. There are also many restaurants, cafes, and bars in the village, providing a great selection of places to eat and drink after a day on the slopes.

Directions to San Sicario:

By car: San Sicario is easily accessible by car. From Turin, take the A32 motorway towards Bardonecchia, and then follow the signs for Cesana-San Sicario. From Milan, take the A4 motorway towards Turin, then the A32 towards Bardonecchia, and finally follow the signs for Cesana-San Sicario.

By plane: The nearest airport to San Sicario is Turin Caselle Airport, which is about 100km away. From the airport, you can take a bus or train to Oulx, which is the nearest railway station, and then take a taxi or bus to San Sicario. Alternatively, you can hire a car at the airport and drive to San Sicario.