School Ski Trips to San Martino di Castrozza, Italy

Our school ski trips to San Martino Di Castrozza in Italy is a fabulous break for skiers. Described as little “Cortina”, the village itself provides a picturesque setting for a school trip.

San Martino di Castrozza lies within the beautiful Dolomite landscape; an unforgettable beautiful view. The slopes stretch from up to 2357 metre elevation and vary in difficulty of incline and height; suitable for experts as well as beginners.

Nearby the resort is Passo Rollo which is included in your pass, both resorts provide a very healthy 60km of well-packed piste. The 45km of Carosello delle Malghe provides an abundance of slopes for intermediate skiers alike and, with a variety of restaurants and cafe dotted around the mountain, no one will go hungry!

Where to stay in Italy?

Hotel Excelsior Cimone

Located in the San Martino di Castrozza resort in Primiero valley, the Hotel Excelsior Cimone is only 150 metres from the ski lifts. A short tranquil stroll to the thrilling slopes.

Hotel Excelsior Cimone has free WIFI, a full board basis with varied food that can be tailored according to individual needs, an Arcadian room, satellite TV and air conditioning. It is ideal for large groups as it offers triple and quadruple en-suite rooms which make it perfect for a visiting school.

Further, this hotel has been completely renovated and furnished to a high standard, with most rooms offering a mountain view, offering a suitable getaway from the slopes. Yet being within close proximity of Col Verde Gondola, Rosetta Cable Car, Tognola Gondola all being up to a 12-minute walk.

What to do in Italy?

There is plenty to do après-ski to make your trip to San Martino di Castrozza memorable and exciting for your students.

  •  Ice Skating
  •  Night Skating
  •  Bowling
  •  Disco
  •  Pizza Night

Ski resort facts

Piste (km)                                          60

Highest point (m)                            2357

Beginner pistes (Blue) (%)             27

Intermediate pistes (Red) (%)       33

Expert pistes (Black) (%)                20

Lifts                                                     23

Snow Cannons (%)                           95

Bus from Calais                                 15 hrs

Airports                                              Venice (3 hrs)

Piste Map

San Martino Piste Map

When to visit Italy?

For school trips to San Martino di Castrozza, we recommend visiting between November to end of April, most suited for the Christmas, February and Easter half term holidays.

Our Recommendations  

“San Martino di Castrozza is beautiful picturesque ski resort. ”
– Mark Gardner, MSG Tours LTD

Find out where previous groups have travelled on their school ski trips:

St Martin’s School Ski Trip to Andalo, Italy
St John’s College: Ski Trip to Maine, USA

Get in touch with us to chat about how San Martino di Castrozza, Italy is the perfect ski location for your next school trip.

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