Ski holidays in Livigno

“A versatile and exciting ski resort enjoying duty-free status”

Fast becoming one of the most exciting ski resorts in the Alps, Livigno is making a big name for itself as now confirmed as one of the venues for the 2026 Olympics and it’s easy to see why. Sat not far from the Swiss border, this snow sure resort has an extensive, modern ski area whilst retaining the traditional character of its original three villages.

The town itself sits in the valley where either side of you, the mountains rise up creating two separate ski areas, all linked by the efficiently and free local buses circulating the resort. The unique layout means there are dedicated areas and lifts for beginners straight from resort level, while more experienced skiers and boarders can head to the top and enjoy a huge range of on and off-piste in the area as well as fun parks, boarder cross tracks and for those looking for some serious fun, head to the Mottolino snowpark which has hosted many international freestyle competitions.

Shoppers can take advantage along the traffic free streets in the centre of the resort as not only is there a great selection of shops to choose from, the resort interestingly since the 16th century and to this day holds a duty free status, meaning your money goes much further. Here you will also find a great selection of cafes, restaurants as well as a huge range of non-ski related activities from fat biking to husky sledding, plenty to keep you busy each day.

To end with, rumour has it the ‘Bombardino’ was created in Livigno, so when people ask us is the resort good for après, with around 150 bars to pick from, it most certainly is, possibly the best we have experienced in Italy but why not judge it for yourself and make this your next ski destination.

  • from£1239pp
  • 65 rooms
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One of Livigno's finest, Hotel Lac Salin is sat right next to the slopes and the nearest lift just 50 metres away. Great quality service and food make this hotel stand out but the true star of the show is the very impressive spa with an indoor pool, sauna, steam room and many other facilities for guests to enjoy. After a day on the slopes, enjoy a drink on the terrace overlooking the piste or head to the hotel bar and enjoy sampling some of the many tasty drinks on offer. 

  • from£999pp
  • 39 rooms

Ski back close to the Hotel Amerikan and enjoy this modern property with an excellent spa facilities including the indoor pool, sauna, steam room and more. Relax out of your balcony or grab a drink from the bar and sit on the terrace while you watch the world go by. The resorts free bus service means getting into town is almost as easy as getting on the slopes, the nearest lift close by connecting you to the Carosello pistes. 

  • from£779pp
  • 19 rooms

Hotel Livigno is a historic property not far from both the lifts and the pedestrianised zone in the resort centre. Good food and service are provided by the family run team who also get the grappa out once a week for a free tasting session. The small wellness area is great for relaxing each afternoon, before enjoying the delicious food on offer. The bar has a good selection of drinks but if you want to hit the town and don't fancy walking, the free resort bus stops right outside the hotel. A charming property that won't break the bank.

  • from£919pp
  • 160 rooms

Situated above resort, the views from the Hotel Intermonti are pretty impressive. Skiers can be on the mountain nice and quickly as the nearest lift is only 100 metres and gets you up on the Mottolino side of resort. The free resort bus stops close to the hotel and drop off at all lift stations as well as the resort centre, perfect for getting about or onto the other side of the ski area. The hotel has a great bar, a children's games room and a wellness area where you can take a dip in the pool or use some of the other spa facilities. You won't go hungry at meal times as the hotel's buffet is well stock and there is plenty of choice.

  • from£759pp
  • 20 rooms
Hotel San Giovanni

Hotel San Giovanni is a small traditional property sat on the edge of the piste with good views. Almost classed as ski in, ski out, the hotel's position makes this a popular choice for many guests as does the fantastic hotel pizzeria and terrace, a great place to enjoy a bite to eat and knock back a few drinks after skiing. Owner Savio and his team ensure guests enjoy the homely and warm atmosphere at this small hotel, with nothing being too much trouble to ensure guests have a great holiday. 

  • from£689pp
  • 4 apartments
San Giovanni Apartments

Located on the outskirts of Livigno, you can ski back to the San Giovanni Apartments. The bus stop's nearby and the nearest lift is just around the corner, so getting around couldn't be easier. Book self-catering but with the option of using the facilities at the San Giovanni Hotel just next door. 

  • from£689pp
  • 4 apartments

Al Gal Apartments are superb for couples and small groups looking for an independent Italian ski trip. Close to the lifts and not far from the pedestrianised area of town, location is spot on. The local bus stops just 50 metres away and the local supermarket is within a minutes walk. With plenty of shops, cafes and restaurant, there's plenty of options depending on your taste and budget. Apartments come well equipped with everything you need for a great holiday. 

  • from£749pp
  • 20 rooms
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Modern, comfortable and convenient sum up the Montivas Lodge. This sustainable property sits on the edge of the piste and not far from the ski-lift, a real skier's property. Well-placed to enjoy the many shops and restaurants found throughout Livigno, this bed and breakfast hotel is owned by the Lac Salin, where guests may use the impressive wellness facilities and receive a discount in the hotel’s restaurant.

  • from£869pp
  • 24 rooms

Hotel St Michael is in a great location close to the lifts and the centre of Livigno. Guests can enjoy the recently renovated wellness spa with a range of facilities which will help to relax and revive after a days skiing.  This traditional hotel serve up some delicious food to help keep your energy up for when you are out and about on the mountain. With great service and the hotel team always on hand, guests come first which is why so many people return to this smashing little hotel.

Ski and Snowboard Information
Skiing levels
Cross country

Beginners skiing in Livigno

Beginners are very well catered for, the nursery slopes at village level encourage first timers to progress to higher runs. There are easy blues from the top to the bottom of the mountain.

Intermediates skiing in Livigno

Livigno is an Intermediates paradise, with refreshingly few lift queues. Head up the Carosello gondola for a large selection of wide, sunny pistes then cross the mountain to the stunning Costaccia ski area above the old town. Hop on the ski bus to the Mottolino area with its more testing terrain, confidence building black runs and the peaceful, scenic Trepalle runs.

Advanced skiing in Livigno

Freeride adventures will capture the imagination of the advanced skier.

Snowboarding in Livigno

Snowboarders are spoilt for choice! Livigno has 2 extreme snowboard parks, of which the Mottolino side has been been voted the best in Italy. Whilst known for it's daunting jumps there's a lot fun to be had on the rails, boxes and smaller jumps. Be sure to check what's on in Livigno so as not to miss any freestyle displays. 

Mountain facts
Area 115 km
Resort Altitude 1820m
Ski Alt. From 1820m
Ski Alt. To 2800m
Longest run 6 Km
Lifts Chairlifts 13, Draglifts 12, Gondolas 6
Lift Ski LockersNo
Local Pass Lifts31
Night Skiing IncludedYes
Mountain Restaurants7
Cross Country Trails

40km of trails

Off-piste OptionsNo
Slope DirectionN, S
Snowpark Info

2 snowparks.

Meet The Pistes
  • Free ski hosting with your Inghams Rep.
Things To Do
  • Duty-free shopping
  • Lively nightlife
  • Ice skating
  • Toboganning
  • Heli-skiing
  • Aqua Granda pool and wellness centre
  • Husky sledding
  • Creamery
  • Ice Karting
Activity Information
  • Skating
  • Duty-free shopping
  • Tobogganing
  • Horse riding
  • Sleigh rides
  • Skidoos
  • Dog sledging
  • Paragliding
  • Ice climbing
  • Snowshoe excursions
  • Ice karting
  • Live music venues and disco
  • Cinema
  • Aqua Granda pool and wellness centre
Ski Extras

Pre-bookable Lift Passes, Ski Hire & Tuition

Save up to £54 per person

Book your lift pass with us and we'll give you 50% off equipment hire or carriage. See our Ski Bundle page for details. 

Lift Passes Days Season Adult
Family* 2 adults 
& 2 children (8-15yrs)
Area Pass 6 L £180 £90 £143 £539
M £199 £100 £156 £589
H £221 £110 £168 £642

L (11-24 Jan, 04 Apr - end of season), M (21-27 Dec, 04-10 Jan, 25-31 Jan, 28 Mar - 10 Apr) H (28 Dec - 3 Jan, 1 Feb - 27 Mar)


*Excludes Christmas and New Year weeks

Equipment (6 days) Description Blue Red Black
Adult Skis £52 £74 £91
Skis & Boots £80 £139 -
Snowboard & Boots - £108 £139
Child (6-12yrs) Skis & Boots - £47 -
Snowboard & Boots - £72 -
Helmet - Free* -

* Free helmets for children up to 12yrs when ski/board are pre-booked

Please see here for a description of hire categories.

Tuition Days Times Adult Child 
Ski 6* 2 hrs per day £115 £115
Snowboard £139 £139

Tuition starts on Sun. 11am-1pm daily.

*6 day snowboard tuition is for beginners only. Other abilities may choose 4 day option which also starts on Sun.

†Child snowboard tuition starts from 8yrs.

Please note: Group ski lessons need a minimum number of guests to take place. Very occasionally these numbers aren’t reached. If you have pre-booked lessons and this happens, the ski-school will do their best to offer private lessons to the value of the lessons you had originally booked.

Prices and supplements are correct at time of publishing but may vary up or down; correct prices will be advised at the time of booking.

Useful Information
Information about Livigno
Resort Code ITLV
Languages spoken Italian/English
Time difference GMT+1
Currency EUR
Latitude 46.537597
Longitude 10.137102
Travel and Transportation

Flights depart Saturdays

To Innsbruck



Transfer 3 hrs by coach
Flight supplements may apply.

Car hire available: No

Evening resort bus service: No

Local bus services:

Parking available: Yes

Resort Ski bus available: Yes

Ski bus info:

Regular free ski bus runs from 7.30am - 8pm

Good to know

  • High altitude skiing & guaranteed snow
  • Renowned for lively & varied après-ski scene
  • Duty free shopping
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