School ski trips to Valmalenco, Italy

Ski trip to Valmalenco

Valmalenco's Alpe Palù ski domain in the heart of Italy's Valtellina region offers over 60km of excellent skiing throughout the season from December to April. With the largest modern cablecar in Europe, the Snow Eagle cabin - carrying up to 160 people - will offer you breathtaking views as you climb to 2080m.

  • Breathtaking Alpine scenery

  • Traditional villages

  • Largest modern cablecar in Europe

  • Hot lunches on slopes

The Skiing

The Valmalenco Bernina ski resort offers an range of slopes for everyone from beginners to experienced skiers with more than 60km of trails. There are easily accessible nursery slopes, and the Italian Cup and European Cup runs at Valmalenco will offer plenty of challenge for better skiers too.

Suitable for

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Ski resort facts

  • Village Altitude
  • Top Station
  • Ski Area
  • Snowmaking

Mountain facts

  • Easy Runs
  • Intermediate Runs
  • Hard Runs
  • Number of lifts


There selection of après-ski activities available in the area include ice-skating, swimming and pizza night.

Where to stay

Hotel Genzianella

Hotel Genzianella in Chiesa in Valmalenco has a restaurant, bar, and lounge area. All rooms are en suite with flat screen TV. We also feature other hotels such as Hotel Pigna D'Oro, Hotel Chalet Rezia and Hotel Ristorante La Lanterna. From your comfortable family-run hotel accommodation in resort you’ll have easy access to the ski lifts and local amenities. You’ll be assured a warm and friendly welcome from your hosts in a lovely resort for groups. Sole occupancy for groups of approx. 50 travelling can be organised on request. Hot lunches can be organised on the slopes and there is ski storage on the mountain too.

Location Map

ideal for a school party

Excellent hotel and staff – staff extremely helpful and friendly, and communal areas spacious and ideal for a school party.

Holy Rood School

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