5 ski regions around Merano

Ski meets variety

You won’t get bored skiing around Meran. 5 different areas. Very close to Meran and your Hotel. 15 to 60 minutes by car, bus or cableway. Variety for your winter vacation.

The landscape: manifold. The slopes: from family-friendly to challenging. The offer: skiing, cross country skiing, sledding, winter hiking, snow shoe hiking or just enjoying the mountains. The stats: 37 lifts and cableways, 1 snowpark for freestylers, 107 kilometres of slopes, 50 kilometres of slopes for cross country skiing, 4 ski kindergardens, 11 sledding slopes in 5 different ski resorts.

Meran 2000 Ski Area

Altitude: 1.670 m – 2.300 m
Distance from your Hotel in Merano: 5,3 km – 9 minutes by car
The new cableway. A few minutes from the city centre. Perfect for families, rookies and ski hikers. Cozy and quaint huts. Restaurants with alpine-Mediterranean specialties. To that: Luckis kids corner. And the alpine bob. The longest all year round toboggan in Italy.

Vigiljoch Ski Area

Altitude: 1.486 m – 1.814 m
Distance from your Hotel in Merano: 10,4 km – 11 minutes by car
The Vigiljoch. The mountain above Lana close to Meran. Rolling hills with an unobstructed view to the Dolomites. A small skiing area. For nostalgics and winter sport lovers. Ideal for a hike. A ride on the bobsleigh or an excursion with your snow shoes. Winter in its’ original form

Schwemmalm Ski Area

Altitude: 1.150 m – 2.600 m
Distance from your Hotel in Merano: 32,7 km – 40 minutes by car
Skiing in the characteristic Ultental. Broad, intermediate slopes. The calm atmosphere of an original alpine valley. Cross country skiing and snow shoeing. For kids: ski kindergarden “Bärenhöhle” and the “Albl” family- and funpark in St. Nikolaus.

Val Senales Glacier Skiing Area

Altitude: 2.011 m – 3.212 m
Distance from your Hotel in Merano: 39,2 km – 47 minutes by car
Snow reliable. Where the glacier mummy „Ötzi“ was found. Skiing in the fall, winter and spring. Longer than anywhere else in Italy. For winter enthusiasts: downhills for all levels on very well prepared slopes with snow garanty. A pleasure for skiers, snowboarders, ski alpinists and cross country skiers. For kids: glacier snowpark Val Senales and Ötzilino Skiclub.

Plan Ski Area

Altitude: 1.601 m – 2.502 m
Distance from your Hotel in Merano: 38,5 km – 57 minutes by car
Romantic skiing in the car free alpine town in the deepest Passeiertal. Idyllic for families and nature lovers. Here, all is authentic, even the naturally skating rink, the snow hiking trails and the horse sleighs.

The ski areas around Merano