VALGRISENCHE AOSTA (ITALY)

Base elevation: 1600m
Highest landing: 3800m

Long. run: 1800vm
Piste km: 5km

Season: Dec. – May
Terrain: Glacier, Alpine, Forest

Group size Heliski: 4 pat.

International Airports:
MXP, TRN, GVA

heliski valgrisenche italy

Valgrisenche is one of the biggest and best-known heliski areas in the Alps. In cooperation with GM Helicopter Service S.R.L. we can offer our clients this area exclusively already for the second season. In no other place in the Alps, heliskiing has a longer tradition than in Valgrisenche. The beginnings in this stunning Alpine region go back to 1982. The Valgrisenche extends across almost 30 kilometres – from the Aosta Valley to the completely untouched mountain ranges, which border on the French Tarentaise region. We are surrounded by peaks up to 3800m. Our descents start with 1300 to 2100vm.

Dates and Prices heliski valgrisenche italy

SHORT BREAK AND WEEKEND TRIP VALGRISENCHE

SHORT BREAK AND WEEKEND TRIP VALGRISENCHE

WEEK TRIPS VALGRISENCHE

WEEK TRIPS VALGRISENCHE

Gallery and Impressions heliski Valgrisenche

Frequently Asked Questions

Why Heliski in Valgrisenche?

What is special about Heliski Valgrisenche

The Heliski adventures in this stunning Alpine region in the Aosta Valley go back to 1982. The geographic isolation, guaranteed snow and the almost endless potential of powder runs are the reasons, why the valley is famous around the whole world. High peaks up to 3800m and descents with a vertical drop from up to 2100vm do not leave anything to be desired.

What do I have to consider when travelling to heliski valgrisenche?

If you pay attention to a few points, you will surely have an unforgettable experience.
We work with small groups up to 4 people. We can have a look at each person and advise him in better skiing skills. An overview with the most important topics we have compiled for you: Heliskiing checklist

When is the best travel time for Heliskiing in Valgrisenche?

The best time for Heliski Valgrisenche

The valley surprises with a extraordinary guarantee for snow. The area gets repeatedly rich snowfalls from the west and the south. From December to end of April you will often encounter here the desired powder snow. In spring you will have perfect conditions of firn for heliski valgrisenche.

Information about Covid-19

Dear friends and heliskiing fans,

all over the world the Corona situation is very tense and as we know the virus had spread rapidly also in Italy.

However, the good news is that heliskiing is still possible at some of our spots and we are allowed to operate our tours there, although the ski resorts are initially closed until February 15.

Your safety is important to us. That’s why we have prepared a comprehensive hygiene and safety concept.

The Italian government has initiated a variety of measures to prevent the further spread of the Corona virus.

What applies if you have booked a heliskiing tour with us and you are arriving from abroad?

Please read this short summary*:

Who is allowed to enter Italy?

  • The Italian government has grouped countries into several lists that have different restrictions.
  • Most of our guests come from countries that are listed in List C, This list includes, for example: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Sweden, and Luxembourg. Entry into Italy from these countries is generally possible.
    An overview of all lists and the country classifications can be found here.

What do you have to consider when you arrive from a country that is listed in list C?

  1. You must undergo a molecular or antigenic test, within 48 hours prior to entry.
  2. You have to fill-in and to carry the required self-declaration.
    You can download the self-declaration here.
  3. The local health authority must be informed. about your stay. Please provide your arrival and departure times. We’ll be happy to inform the corresponding health authority of your stay.
    Here you will find an overview of the contact details of the health authorities.
  4. Carry a facial mask with you when you leave your room / apartment

Self-isolation is not necessary as long as the Corona test is negative, and the above points are followed.

A summary of the requirements when arriving from a List C country can be found here.

What do the colors mean that the Italian regions are divided into?

  • Italy has divided its regions into colors, depending on the current corona situation. Yellow stands for a normal security risk, orange for a medium to high security risk and red for the highest security risk.
  • Currently we run our heliskiing tours in Aosta Valley (Courmayeur, etc.) and in the Lobardy (Madesimo, etc. exception: Livigno). Both regions have been classified as orange zones.
  • Currently we run our heliskiing tours in Aosta Valley (Courmayeur, etc.) and in the Lobardy (Madesimo, etc. exception: Livigno). Both regions have been classified as orange zones.
A summary of the requirements when arriving from a List C country can be found here.
  • Currently we run our heliskiing tours in Aosta Valley (Courmayeur, etc.) only, which has been classified as an orange zone.
  • What does orange zone mean?

    • Curfew from 10:00 pm to 5:00 am.
    • Traveling from one region/community to another is only possible for urgent reasons evidenced by an internal self-declaration.
    • Bars and restaurants are closed but take away is allowed until 10:00 pm; delivery services are unlimited.
    • Heliskiing is possible within the region / community area.

    * Despite the greatest possible care, we cannot guarantee the listed points above. Please get additional information from other sources.

    Since the regulations of the home countries, regions, residential districts, and cities are unfortunately not uniform, we would like to ask you to inform yourself if and which regulations apply when you return to your home country after your heliskiing tour.

    We’re happy to help you for further assistance.

    Prevention measures in heliski operation