Ski trip to Foppolo
The Italian village of Foppolo is a renowned snow-sure ski resort – an absolutely ideal school ski trip destination for beginners and intermediates in particular. Most of the skiing is above the trees on wide uncrowded slopes and the lift pass, which includes Carona as well, covers 70km of varied pistes. The friendly purpose-built village has shops, restaurants and plenty of après-ski options.
Excellent resort for school groups
Ideal for beginners and intermediates
Wide uncrowded slopes
High altitude snow-sure resort
Foppolo is one of the smaller ski resorts in Italy but, together with Carona which is also included on the pass, still has direct access to 70km of piste with a range of slopes particularly suited to beginners. With skiing above 2000m, snow cover is virtually guaranteed, and it is usually possible to ski all the way down into the town.
Ski resort facts
There is a range of leisure facilities including an ice-skating rink, disco, a spa, and plenty of shops, bars and pizza restaurants.
Where to stay
The traditional family run 2-star Hotel Cristallo is perfectly located on the slopes and if conditions are good, you can even ski right back to the terrace. You’ll have the benefit of hot lunches here too. Expect home-made Italian food, friendly hospitality and doorstep skiing. The chair lift is right outside the hotel. All the simple bedrooms here are en-suite - typically for 4 persons sharing - with a hotel capacity for 160 persons.