Sansicario School Ski Trips

Sansicario School Ski Trips

Sansicario School Ski Trips
Host of the 2006 Winter Olympic Games

Sansicario is a purpose built resort village for the Olympics in 2006 that hosted the Woman’s Downhill and Super G Alpine races, offering you and your more advanced students the chance to ski the same piste.

As a standalone ski area it offers a good mix of skiing for all abilities – it’s perfectly positioned at the center of a huge, natural bowl, offering mixed skiing. This is further enhanced with direct, quick links into Sestriere and Suaze. You can also ski down into Cesana and take the lifts into Claviere.

The resort it’s self a quiet and totally traffic free small village, with gradually descending galleries of apartments and a shopping precinct are all connected by covered walkways.

Hand-picked for schools because…

Forms part of the impressive Milky Way

Traffic free village

Olympic doorstep skiing accommodation

Sansicario Resort Facts

Resort Height  1,700m
Vertical Drop  1,483m
No. of Lifts  70
No. of Runs 240
Easy Runs  120km
Medium Runs 240km
Difficult Runs  40km
Kilometres of Piste 320km
Longest Run  9km

Coach Transfer Time 14hrs from Calais Flight time  2.5hrs Transfer times 3hrs from Geneva

Sample Itinerary

Day 1

Pick up from school, coach to airport (If UK transfers included)
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Check into your flight
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Flight from one of our nominated airports
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Meet driver and transfer by coach to resort
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Delicious evening meal to start your week off with a bang!
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Welcome meeting with Tour Representative

Day 2

Breakfast ready for the day ahead
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Ski and boot fit session
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2 hours of ski lessons
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Lunch to recharge the batteries
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Afternoon session of ski lessons (2 hours)
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Ski drop off ready for the next day
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Dinner, time to replenish missing calories!
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Apres ski activities. All resorts/hotels have different offerings/activities so we’ll discuss the options at the planning stage and ensure we put together the most suitable programme for your group.

Day 3-5

Breakfast ready for the day ahead
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2 hours of ski lessons
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Lunch to recharge the batteries
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Afternoon session of ski lessons (2 hours)
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Ski drop off ready for the next day
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Dinner, time to replenish missing calories!
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Apres ski activities. All resorts/hotels have different offerings/activities so we’ll discuss the options at the planning stage and ensure we put together the most suitable programme for your group.

Day 6

Breakfast ready for the day ahead
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2 hours of ski lessons
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Lunch to recharge the batteries
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Afternoon session of ski lessons (2 hours)
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Return of ski equipment
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Ski school presentation with certificates to students
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Dinner, time to replenish missing calories!
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Final evening disco and send off party
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Pack ready to head off the following morning

Day 7

Breakfast and collection of packed lunches
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Hotel check-out, time for goodbyes
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Transfer by coach to airport
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Flight back to one of our nominated airports
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Bag collection and transfer back to school filled with wonderful memories and an eagerness for next year’s trip!

Hotel Rio Envers ****

The Hotel Rio Envers is located directly on the slopes of the international ski area of ​​the famous Via Lattea. The hotel, simple and informal, has 46 rooms spread over three floors. The rooms are spacious and bright with views of the splendid panorama. Each room is equipped with telephone and TV, bathroom with hairdryer, some have a balcony. The hotel also has a comfortable hall, restaurant, bar with panoramic terrace and solarium.

Facilities

  • Free WiFi
  • Solarium
  • Restaurant
  • Panoramic Terrace

Olympic Centre ***

A great advantage for groups staying here is its position with doorstep skiing at the entrance of the village overlooking the bobsleigh rink. Built specifically for the 2006 Winter Olympics, this is a conformable hotel with 64 rooms accommodating around 180 guests. Intermediate and advanced groups can conveniently ski to the Cesana-Sansicario gondola and ski back to the hotel.

Facilities

  • Guestrooms sleep 4 students in single beds
  • En suite with TV
  • Meeting rooms
  • Spacious lounge, bar and restaurant
  • Disco and games room

Apres Ski

Make sure you speak to your Regional Sales Manager to include the apres ski activities you want in your quote!

Our popular Après ski activities…

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