School Ski Trips Passo Tonale

School Ski Trips to Passo Tonale

Booking a school ski trip to Passo Tonale is an excellent choice, as it has plenty of quiet, easy runs for beginners. This resort caters to skiers and snowboarders at all skill levels, so whether your students are beginners or intermediates, this resort has over 87km of marked runs to explore.

Passo Tonale is one of Italy's most snowsure resorts, with a snow range between 1121-3016m. This resort is also linked to a high glacier and well-covered snowmaking, making it great value for a school trip. The Presena Glacier has an excellent, modern network of lifts.

This resort is particularly ideal for beginners who want to quickly progress, as it has a nursery area with well-groomed, wide pistes. School students who are more advanced skiers can also be challenged by 4.5km run of Alano or Il Paradiso, one of the most exhilarating black runs in the region.

Booking a school ski trip to Passo Tonale

Booking a school trip to Passo Tonale is ideal for skiers and snowboarders of all expertise. With a piste of 100km and an altitude of 3069m, snow conditions and variety of runs make this an excellent choice. Some of the benefits of booking a trip to Passo Tonale include:

  • Great nursery area with quick progression to blue runs
  • Efficient and modern lift system
  • Total pistes 100km
  • Reliable snow
  • 12 drag lifts
  • 14 ski lifts
  • 1 gondola

Typically the ski season in Passo Tonale begins in late October and finishes mid-April.

Your Passo Tonale Ski Itinerary

Trip duration can be tweaked based on your requirements. 

Morning Afternoon Evening
Day 1 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 1
  • 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 night’s 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 Passo Tonale 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

Passo Tonale resort facts

  • Inclusive lift pass: 6 day whole area pass
  • Lifts to: 3069m
  • Total number of lifts: 30
  • Marked pistes: 100km
  • Longest run: 7km
  • Ski bus included: Yes
  • Lift pass photo required: No
  • Snow cannon coverage: 100%

Passo Tonale ski runs & piste map

  • Blue runs: 12
  • Red runs: 23
  • Black runs: 6

Tonale has an enviable snow record and has benefitted from recent investments in the lift system. The resort offers good progression for beginners and intermediates.

Download piste map


Après-ski activities

  • Swimming: Ponte di Legno
  • Ice skating: Tonale (Outdoor)
  • Shops/Cafés: Tonale / Ponte di Legno
  • Ice cream night: Tonale
  • Pizza night: Tonale
  • Bowling: Monclassico

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


Popular accommodation options in Passo Tonale

Hotel Negritella
Situated in a prime location on the main street, this family-run hotel is ideally located for the town's facilities and is only 300m from the lifts.

  • Within walking distance of slopes

Hotel Eden
A family-run traditional hotel centrally located in Tonale and just a 310m walk from the lifts.

  • Single occupancy
  • Budget

Hotel Miramonti
A perfect option for school groups, this friendly, large 4 star hotel has fantastic views of the mountains and the ski school meeting point is just 200m away.

  • Premium
  • 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