School Ski Trips To Aprica

School Ski Trips to Aprica

Aprica is a popular destination for school ski trips, as it boasts a large area of nursery slopes and a wide variety of ski runs, which are suitable for all abilities. 

This ski resort is located between Lake Como and the Dolomites. The ski slopes in Aprica are predominantly north-facing, with a sunny position and reliable snow.

Beginners and intermediates are particularly well catered for in this thoughtfully planned ski resort, and the World Cup runs will test the expert.

Booking a school ski trip to Aprica

With an altitude between 1,162 - 2,270m and 50km of ski slopes, Aprica is an excellent school trip destination. If you're thinking about booking a school ski trip to Aprica, some of the benefits include:

  • Well-maintained snow 
  • 16 pistes to explore
  • Scenic ski routes
  • Excellent for skiers and snowboarders
  • Fantastic apres ski activities including an ice rink 
  • 9 drag lifts which are ideal for beginners
  • 6 chairlifts
  • 2 gondolas
  • Fantastic atmosphere without overcrowding 

Aprica is a fantastic option for secondary school students who are looking to learn, or improve their skiing. The ski season in Aprica starts early December and finishes in mid-April.

Watch our Aprica resort video

Your Aprica Ski Itinerary

Trip duration can be tweaked based on your requirements. 

Morning Afternoon Evening
Day one Pick up from school & travel to Dover/Folkestone for channel crossing & overnight coach travel to resort
Day 2 Arrive in resort & check into hotel. Ski fit & welcome talk/fire safety with NST Rep
Day 3 Meet ski instructors & divide into ski groups. Ski lessons. Ski lessons Evening activity
Days 4-7 Ski lessons Ski lessons Evening activity
Day 8 Check out of hotel rooms. Ski lessons. Ski lessons. Return ski equipment & return to hotel to change. Depart resort for overnight coach travel
Day 9 Arrive at Calais for channel crossing & return journey to school
  • Day one
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Days 4-7
  • Day 8
  • Day 9
Morning Pick up from school & travel to Dover/Folkestone for channel crossing & overnight coach travel to resort
Afternoon
Evening
Morning Arrive in resort & check into hotel. Ski fit & welcome talk/fire safety with NST Rep
Afternoon
Evening
Morning Meet ski instructors & divide into ski groups. Ski lessons.
Afternoon Ski lessons
Evening Evening activity
Morning Ski lessons
Afternoon Ski lessons
Evening Evening activity
Morning Check out of hotel rooms. Ski lessons.
Afternoon Ski lessons. Return ski equipment & return to hotel to change.
Evening Depart resort for overnight coach travel
Morning Arrive at Calais for channel crossing & return journey to school
Afternoon
Evening

Price Shown includes

  • Executive coach transport from & to school & throughout your trip
  • Channel crossing
  • 6 nights' full board accommodation including evening meal on last day 
  • 6-day ski equipment hire including helmets
  • 6-day lift pass
  • Ski school lessons 4hrs instruction per day for 6 days, 1 to 12 ratio
  • Services of a dedicated NST Ski Rep 
  • 'In-house’ evening entertainment programme
  • Après ski pre-booking service
  • Snow guarantee 
  • 1 in 8 free place ratio 
  • Group travel winter sports insurance

Dedicated NST Aprica Ski Rep

Your Ski Rep will support you throughout your stay, they’ll assist and support you in the running of your ski programme. 

  • Liaise with ski school & your hotel
  • Assist with collection of lift passes
  • Assist with organisation of ski fit
  • Deliver a free in-house evening entertainment programme
  • Co-ordinate local après-ski activities
  • Undertake health & safety checks & arrange a fire drill

 


Aprica resort facts

  • Inclusive lift pass: 6 day pass covering Palabione, Baradello and Magnolta
  • Lifts to: 2300m
  • Total number of lifts: 18
  • Marked pistes: 50km
  • Longest run: 6km
  • Lift pass photo required: Yes
  • Snow cannon coverage: 80%

Aprica ski runs & piste map

  • Blue runs: 12
  • Red runs: 10
  • Black runs: 4

The ski area has recently been improved and extended to include a further 20km of pistes and more lifts. It's an absolutely fantastic resort for beginners and intermediates.

Download piste map 

 


Aprica après-ski activities

  • Swimming
  • Ice skating
  • Shops/Cafés
  • Pizza night
  • Ice cream night

We also include a programme of free in-house evening entertainment at each of our hotels in this resort.


Popular accommodation options in Aprica

Hotel Saint Martin
Centrally located in Aprica, this 3 star family-run hotel offers a warm and friendly welcome. The main streeet is just a short walk away and it is only a 300m walk to the ski school meeting point.

  • Within walking distance of slopes

Hotel Larice Bianco
Located next to the ski slopes and within easy walking distance of the centre of the village, this is a charming, family-run 3 star hotel. 

  • Single occupancy   
  • Within walking distance of slopes

Hotel Posta
This lovely traditional Italian hotel is a 3 star property located in the centre of Aprica. 

  • Within walking distance of slopes

This is only a sample of our entire range, so for expert advice on accommodation to suit your group’s specific needs, speak to one of our Educational Travel Advisors.


Giving you full support throughout

Before your tour

  • Your own dedicated NST contact
  • Bespoke tour itineraries
  • Unrivalled local knowledge & expertise
  • Curriculum linked visit programmes
  • Great value for money - no hidden costs
  • Free group leader inspection visits
  • Risk assessment guidance
  • Safety assured, transport, accommodation and visits

Whilst you're away

  • Free educational resources
  • Group-friendly accommodation
  • Exceptional standards of coaching
  • On-tour support from our reps on the ground
  • Support & assistance from our specialists guides throughout your tour
  • 24/7 support just a call away
  • Extensive group travel insurance

On your return

  • Priority rebooking services
  • Rewarding your loyalty with our reward scheme
  • You say, we listen - we're committed to continuously improving our tours
  • School travel company of choice since 1967