Why is Aprica a good ski resort for school groups?

Aprica is located in the Italian Alps in the Lombardy region. It was established in 1947 and has around 50km of runs with the longest run being over 6km long. As ski resorts go, therefore, Aprica is pretty small. The nightlife isn't too rowdy, but there are plenty of bars, restaurants and coffee shops, as well as a cinema, a swimming pool and a couple of ice skating rinks.

Getting to Aprica
The nearest airport to Aprica is Milan which is 160km and takes around 2 hours to reach.

For beginners
The resort is an excellent area for beginners as it has some very good nursery slopes along with a fantastic ski school. The resort has 7 blue runs and has a great snow record. There are 10 drag lifts which are especially good for snowboarders.

Aprica accommodation
Aprica is made up of a number of great hotels that are very close to the villages and ski areas. There is plenty of ski in ski out accommodation available, though not all ski operators offer it at this resort.

The best bits about Aprica

  • Great snow record
  • Short transfer from the airport
  • Small and quiet resort, ideal for schools
Aprica resort photo

© Aprica Skipass

Aprica resort photo

© Aprica Skipass

Aprica resort photo

© Aprica Skipass

ski resort rating

Suitability for School Groups:
Beginners 5/5 Intermediates 4/5 Aprica is a small resort, ideal for beginner school groups.

Aprica resort location

Aprica Resort Location:
1120m - 2300m Snowfall 5/5 Slopes are mostly east west, and the area has a good snow record.


Approximate Travel Times:
Local transport is pretty good and Milan airport just a couple of hours transfer.

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