Lombardia | Italy
Actual weather

Base elevation: 1820m
Highest landing: 3133m

Area km: 120km
Longest run: 1200vm

Season: Dec. – May
Terrain: Alpine and Forest

Group size Heliski
4 participants
Selected hotels:
3-5 stars

International Airport:
Milan MXP, Bergamo BGY


Livigno is located in the province of Sondrio/Lombardia, close to the Italian-Swiss border southeast of St. Moritz. The remote location is not only the reason for its duty-free status but is also a guarantee of intensive snowfalls. Fantastic ski days are promised, with a wide variety of slopes offering differing steepness and exposures. With its traditional Italian cuisine and the wines from Valtellin, Livigno offers a unique ski and heliski adventure.




Livigno, the duty free region southeastern from St. Moritz, is popular and well known by freeriders already for many years due to guaranteed and intensive snowfalls and its variety. Being located close to Austria and Germany and having plenty of possibilities for landing and descending in each exposures and slopes on disposal, it is a ideal weekend destination. The alternatives bad days to freeride are varied – thanks to the ski resorts Motolino and Carosello in Livigno. A skiing day can end in Livigno with culinary highlights and wines from Lombardy and Italy.

The best time to visit

Thanks to the altitude of the areas in Livigno there is a high chance for snowfalls. Snow gets to Livigno on a regular basis through the north and the south. From December to mid-March you will often encounter the desired powder snow. Until beginning of May we can ski in Livigno often with ideal conditions of firn.

Livigno winter offering knows no rivals in all Europe. The Ski Area extends across the long valley of the village, with numerous lifts, conveyor belts, nursery slopes and ski runs for beginners, on both sides of the mountain: pistes of every declivity, length and difficulty for skiers and snowboarders of any level, from simple fans to professional athletes. And with funslopes, Snowparks and equipped facilities for manoeuvres and challenges on the piste, fun on snow is boundless: a whole skiing day is not enough to cover all the tracks of Livigno Ski Area.

Montivas Lodge

Only 2 km from the centre of Livigno and 200 m from the Carosello 3000 ski lifts, Montivas Lodge offers rooms wit h amountain-view balcony, and free WiFi throughout.

Featuring a mix of traditional materials and contemporary design, all guest rooms in the hotel are fitted with a flat-screen TVand a private bathroom, fitted with a shower and a hairdryer.

A continental breakfast can be enjoyed at the property.

A number of activities can be enjoyed in the surroundings, including skiing, cycling and hiking.

San Rocco Ski Area is a few steps from Montivas Lodge.

Lac Salin Spa & Mountain Resort

This luxury spa hotel is between the San Rocco and San Antonio areas of Livigno, opposite the ski slopes. Each roomoffers a private balcony with breathtaking views of the Alps, and parking is free. Hotel Lac Salin Spa & Mountain Resort features a free indoor swimming pool, sauna, and Turkish baths. The Hotel Lac Salin Spa & Mountain Resort is an ideallocation for a relaxing break in any season. You can rent mountain bikes in the summer and skis in the winter. Sample a wide variety of delicious cuisine at the hotel's 2 restaurants. Enjoy a romantic, candlelit meal at the Stua daLegn restaurant. The Lac Salin Hotel has an excellent team of multilingual and professional staff.


The multitude of landing and descent possibilities in all exposures and slope inclinations opens up a fantastic heliski and freeride paradise.

We are completely satisfied and happy with the trip.
Petra K., Innsbruck (AUT)
The best winter sports experience since I can remember.
Lukas W., Budenheim (GER)
That´s really amazing!
Daren A., Adelaide (AUS)
What a Panorama!
Matthew H., Detroit (USA)
Powder skiing like me rarely seen it.
Hans G., Konstanz (GER)
We don´t forget the weekend with Poldo. THANKS!
Frank L., Southampton (ENG)
Valgrisenche is always worth a trip.
Saskia B., Karlsruhe (GER)
It's like Canada -
only in Europe.
Michael G., Thun (CHE)
Just unbelievably awesome.
Laurent D., Waremme (FRA)
We are next year back there.
Fabrizio B., Roma (ITA)
What a bomb! Freeride in Courmayeur...
Tobias R., Garmisch (GER)


The multitude of landing and descent possibilities in all exposures and slope inclinations opens up a fantastic heliski and freeride paradise.