Base elevation: 1000m
Highest landing: 3300m

Longest run: 1400vm
Piste km: 60km

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

Group size Heliski: 4 pat.
Group size Freeride: 4 pat.

International Airport:
Milano MXP, Bergamo BGY

VAL MALENCO

Val Malenco in Lombardy, located at the southern side of Piz Bernina, is known for its excellent opportunities of lovely descents in an unforgettable and unique landscape. The area around Chiesa Val Malenco is divided into heliski sectors. Therefore, we do have the flexibility for descents in all exposures and steepness. Another highlight in Val Malenco is the culinary side with its fine wines and food from the Lombardy.

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 STARTING AT 2990 € 

Frequently Asked Questions

Ski trips in the Alps - Where to go to freeride and heliski?

Ski trips Italy, Val Malenco – You should get to know this region

The areas in the Lombardy, such as the Val Malenco in the south of the Bernina Range, offer ideal possibilities for a heliski weekend. Being just a short journey away from Switzerland, Austria and Germany and with its endless descents, Val Malenco offers a real alternative to Canada. There are possibilities for descents in all exposures, steepness and it contains everything you need for a perfect ski trip in Italy. Delicacies and first-class wines from the Lombardy round off your heliski days in the Val Malenco.

What requirements does Heliskiing have? How skilled should I be at skiing or snowboarding?

Trust your Skills

To participate in our skiing and heliskiing trips, you should bring some preconditions regarding the skiing skills. Many skiers and snowboarders are insecure, weather they are good enough to fulfill the requirements. Surely you should bring some experience in skiing or snowboarding to do heliskiing, but you do not need to be a pro to enjoy a nice heliski adventure. Thanks to today’s ski-technique with the wider and lighter ski and thanks to the varied, versatile and gently terrain, there a plenty of possibilities to heliski. You should consider that each trip individually places both physical and technical demands on the participants. You will find detailed information on this issue in the respective PDF of each event.

Your find more information to the topic –Requirements for heliskiing- here: Requirements for Heliskiing and Heli Boarding

Why should I book with Heliguides?

Good reasons for Heli Guides

We are specialized in heliskiing, trust on our own helicopters, own guides and are familiar with the region. Therefore, we offer a maximum level of flexibility and individuality. Our destinations in the Alps are easy to reach and offer plenty of powder fun for individual travelers or small groups, an incredible variety of areas, unique accommodation and culinary highlights.

When is the recommended travel time for Skitouring in Italy?

The best time to visit

The Val Malenco gets snow from the south and the north, which is a perfect precondition for good snow conditions early in the season. From December to end of March you will often encounter here the desired powder snow. You can ski until beginning of May with ideal conditions of firn.

How safe are Heliskiing and our Ski Tours?

Safety first

The health and well-being of our customers has the utmost importance during our heliskiing and skiing trips. Our pilots have many years of experience. Your trip will always be accompanied and lead by a proved mountain guide or aspirant guide. Weather and snow conditions are permanently observed and analyzed. You will benefit from our know-how, our knowledge about the area and from a maximum of individuality and flexibility. Experienced, certified mountain and skiing IFMGA guides and aspirants choose the best descents – due to snow conditions and your skills. Our primary goal is your safety and maximum enjoyment.