Sauze d'Oulx one of Italy’s favourite ski resorts
with British skiers. It is one of five villages that form the ‘Milky Way’ the old village still retains its old world charm. Sauze d'Oulx is one of the best known resorts in the ‘Milky Way’ with access to nearly 400kms of varied and excellent skiing.
Après Ski can be as lively as you want with some night time venues finishing late; there are numerous cafés, bars, pubs and clubs some with live music to choose from. There are a good variety of restaurants and pizzerias to try with something to suit all tastes and budgets. If you prefer a more relaxed evening out, the old village has a good selection of traditional restaurants and bars to enjoy.
Beginner’s slopes are somewhat limited but there are many easy red runs you should be able to enjoy after a few days, the main area for beginners is at Sportinia.
Intermediates have a vast choice of red runs and a wealth of skiing opportunities; you can enjoy some challenging and exciting runs in Sauze and on the rest of the ‘Milky Way’.
Advanced skiers can enjoy other resorts, one lift pass gives you access to the ‘Milky Way’ pistes and plenty of exciting off piste challenges.
Snowboarding and Freeriders will not be disappointed; the area above Sauze with its wide pistes and varied terrain provides plenty of fun, enjoyment and challenges. There are many suitable slopes for beginners to have some fun. Tuition is available for all ability levels.
Children from 3-6 years can enjoy indoor and outdoor activities at the local kindergarten; children up to 7 years old are entitled to a free lift pass.
There is 120km of marked piste (400km in the ‘Milky Way’) 3 blue runs, 22 red runs and 4 black runs (‘Milky Way’ approx. 43 blue, 73 red and 30 black). With 30km of cross country trails and the longest run is 6km. In Sauze d'Oulx there are 25 lifts. A photograph is required for lift passes.
Other resort attractions include ice-skating, bowling and snowblades, there is a cinema and shops, a weekly market is also held here. The friendly English speaking ski-school offers excellent tuition for all abilities.
Sauze d'Oulx provides all you need for a very enjoyable holiday
Transfer time from Turin is approximately 1hr.15 minutes.