Passo Tonale, explore the Skirama Dolomiti
The Dolomites offer a spectacular setting for a ski holiday. Passo Tonale is one of the resorts that let you take advantage of these incomparable landscapes and an extensive ski area. The resort of Passo Tonale offers 100 km of pistes right outside the village in the Adamello ski area between the Valle Camonica and the Val di Sole and welcomes skiers of all ability levels. It is also one of the villages that make up the Skirama Dolomiti Adamello Brenta terrain. Catch the Pontedilegno-Tonale cable car to access these 380 km of high-quality downhill skiing at the heart of the Dolomites. You can almost reach out and touch the peaks as you enjoy the wonderful skiing on the Presena Glacier, which rises to an elevation above 3,000 m. The geographical position of Passo Tonale is your guarantee of snow and sunshine throughout the winter in this ski resort. The most experienced skiers can try their hand at Europe's longest and steepest black run: the famous “Paradiso”. 55 km of Nordic ski slopes are available in the Val di Sole, offering the chance to admire the serene and majestic beauty of the valley whilst enjoying your favourite sport. The most athletic visitors can climb the snowy peaks to admire the view over the Val di Sole.
A modern resort
Although the centre of Passo Tonale village has retained its typical charm, the municipality has rapidly expanded its winter sports offering. Therefore, you’ll find lots of accommodation options, ranging from hotels to apartments, mountain chalets and guest houses. There is a lively atmosphere in the resort which easily provides for all of your daily shopping needs. You can also browse stores that promote the rich artisan heritage of the Trentino-South Tyrol region.
A buzzing après-ski scene
Although life in Passo Tonale does revolve around skiing, plenty of alternative entertainment activities also exist. Why not get back to nature on a snowshoeing excursion to explore the spectacular scenery of the Dolomites? Once back in the resort, soak up the friendly atmosphere that reigns supreme here. Settle in comfortably at a sunny pavement café and enjoy a drink as you make dinner plans for that evening. All of the resort restaurants showcase fine Italian fare. Afterwards, if you want to stay out late, head to the resort’s bars and nightclubs where the friendly party atmosphere and dancing continues into the wee small hours.
Good to know: superstar glacier in summer
In Passo Tonale, the action continues apace in the summer as well. If you want to ski, head to the Presena Glacier in the Presanella massif at an elevation above 3,000 metres. Simply catch the cable car up and prepare for a downhill treat surrounded by the most beautiful peaks in the Dolomites.