Pila Ski Resort Guide & Piste Map
Pila Resort Description
Resort Height 1,800m
Transfer time Turin 2 hrs 15 mins
The resort of Pila is located high up on the hill above the town of Aosta, it is a typically Italian resort and one of the loveliest locations in the Alps, lying in a sunny bowl above the Aosta Valley. The resort enjoys fantastic views of several of Europe's most famous peaks; the Matterhorn, Monte Rosa, Mont Blanc and the Grand St Bernard.
The resort has a lot of snow, and there is also a powerful snowmaking system. In the last years this resort has built a lot of new lifts, and Pila is now the only ski resort in Aosta Valley to have a 6-seat chairlift. The weather isn't cold, and the resort is sheltered from the wind. The best slopes are Conius, Leissè and Chamolè.
Very Italian atmosphere · Relaxed and informal and generally quiet during the week, lively at the weekend · Mainly centered around hotels · Gallaghers Irish pub for a young and lively atmosphere · Bar Mion for delicious hot chocolate · La Nuova for after dinner drinks
sauna and solarium · torchlit descents · snow shoeing · snow park and half pipe · ice skating in high season in Pila and all season in nearby Aosta · visit Aosta for shopping, markets and sightseeing · charming shops and cafés
There are several snack bars and pizzerias with pasta dishes and pizzas from approx. 5, 3-course evening meals from approx. 19
Brasserie Du Grimond for pizza or Bar Yeti for specialities from the Aosta valley.
Charming shops and cafés · Cable car to Aosta for market/shopping/cultural interests