Breuil – Cervinia

This is an excerpt from the book “Aosta Valley Itineraries”.

Il Cervino - The Matterhorn


If you like skiing you can’t miss Breuil Cervinia, an experience you won’t forget for sure. There’s the mythical sight of the Matterhorn, “the most famous rock in Europe”, in such a way described by a charmed guest.

Breuil Cervinia – Sport

An incredible skiing area at your disposal. Plenty of slopes connect Cerviania Breuil with Valtournenche and Zermatt. All the most recent and up-to- date lift facilities avoid the danger of long tiresome queues.

The chance to reach very high areas, like Plateau Rosa’ at 3480 meters and the Little Matterhorn at 3883 meters, allows you to enjoy spectacular views. The different kind of slopes, able for any level, are always very well prepared due to the usual copious snow falls and to the snow making machines. In addition, you can practice cross-country skiing, ice-skating,  swimming in warm and covered swimming-pools, excursions by ski-doo, snowshoes walking, and more modern activities like kite-sailing, snowbike, paragliding, etc.

Breuil Cervinia – Amusement

You can have fun in many ways and not just skiing but, for example, having a rest in a pleasant coffee-bar situated along the slopes. Then, at the end of the day, why not having a meal in one of the nice local restaurants or going to a movie or to a fashionable disco?

Lago Azzurro - Photo © Enrico Massetti
Lago Azzurro – Photo © Enrico Massetti

Breuil Cervinia – SUMMER

Breuil Cervinia represents the mountain center for entertainment. A place world-wide known and properly considered one of the most elegant and smart resort of the Alps. The Matterhorn big pyramid, as all the area, has become synonym of climbing, hiking , skiing, nature and fashionable social elite.

Breuil Cervinia – Skiing

During the winter season, thanks to the connection with the Valtournenche and Zermatt skiing areas, Cervinia offers more than 200 kilometers of slopes. In the summer, too you can ski on the attractive Plateau Rosa’ so to extend the chance of this discipline for almost all the year through.

Aosta Valley Mountains
Aosta Valley Mountains – Photo © Donato Arcaro, touristic and naturalistic guide of the Aosta Valley

Breuil Cervinia – Sport

Breuil-Cervinia doesn’t mean only skiing and mountains. In addition, you can play golf and tennis or enjoy the local swimming-pool and practice many other sports.

Breuil Cervinia – Entertainment

Plenty of chances for taking advantage of your staying here. For your pleasure you can combine sport and amusement so to spend your free time conveniently in one of the local restaurant, pub or disco as you wish for a funny long night.

Where to stay in Breuil Cervinia

There are high quality hotels, apartments, condo hotels and B&Bs available, check them out and make a reservation here.