Spring (skiing) is in the air

The middle of February not only brings the romance of Valentine’s Day on February 14th, but also marks the halfway point of Livigno’s ski season, with the last day of skiing expected to be on Monday May 1st. The pistes are in perfect condition, the days are getting longer and more often than not, the […]

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Livigno early season update

By tradition, Livigno’s first day of the ski season is on the last Saturday of November. For the past two years, the natural snow wasn’t much in evidence and last year, while skiers could still get from top to bottom on the first day, it was on a strip of machine made snow. For those […]

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Xmas Short Break

As Christmas approaches, Livigno, decorated for the festive season, takes on a magical quality.The village, busy with Christmas shoppers buying gifts in village’s 250 duty free shops, is in contrast to the ski slopes which are blissfully uncrowded. This season the ‘Skipass Free’ period in early season continues up to and including December 24th. For […]

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Where are the best places to eat in Livigno?

Livigno has a tempting choice of more than fifty restaurants in addition to the dozens of bars that offer snacks as well as drinks. This is great news for skiers, who have legendary appetites after a day on the slopes. When choosing a restaurant, the service is as important as the cooking and here Livigno […]

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When is the best time to ski in Livigno?

A question frequently asked by skiers and boarders, and the answer isn’t a simple one, but we will give it a go! If its a question of budget, then, without a doubt, the best time to go would be during one of Livigno’s ‘Skipass Free’ periods. To clarify, if you stay in an apartment for […]

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Livigno Events 2015-16

EVENTS 5 December 2015 La Sgambeda Prologo Ski Classics Pro Team Tempo 5 December 2015 La Minisgambeda 5 December 2015 La Sgambeda Classic 9-14 January 2016 World Rookie Fest 14-17 January 2016 European Freeride Festival 4-9 February 2016 Carnival 2-9 April 2016 La Skieda April Suzuki Nine Knights

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I love skiing in the spring

As the days lengthen and the sun’s rays get warmer and stronger, there is no doubt that spring is in the air. In Livigno spring isn’t about early flowers and butterflies but more about what kind of spring skiing nature has in store. Well, its looking rather good at the moment, with 80 cms of […]

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2015 European Freeride Festival in Livigno

January is the chilliest month in Livigno, but frankly who really minds when the sun shines and the snow is deep and squeaky beneath your skis. At the top of the mountain the snow depth is 160 cms – more than enough to ensure top to bottom skiing right until the end of the season […]

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Spotlight on : Marios Ristorante Pizzeria

Choosing from wide array of restaurants in Livigno is sometimes challenging but this week for our spotlight on we're looking at Marios. Located in the southern part of the village, Mario's offers a warm and inviting interior as well as a menu to meet anyones requirement offering a selection of Italian specials as well as [...] Read More...

Spotlight On : Latteria di Livigno

Tucked away at the north of Livigno towards the lake is a quaint dairy which will offer something a little bit different to complement your skiing holiday. The Latteria was founded in 1954 and was originally a turnaria producing milk and cheese to residents.  As of late and widely thanks to a recent renovation in the [...] Read More...

Duty Free at Livigno – What you need to know

Livigno has long been known for its duty free prices, a privilege gained circa 1840 because of its isolation and poverty. Until the late 1950’s there was no road through to Livigno during the winter months, and as a result, it was completely cut off from the outside world for five months every year. Unlike […]

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