Trieste is an ideal base for a ski holiday. It is a border city surrounded by excellent ski resorts. Trieste Airport is also known as Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport and Ronchi Airport.
Ryanair offer flights to Trieste Airport from Stansted, Bristol, Cagliari, Charleroi, Pisa and Birmingham. Domestic routes are offered by Air Dolomiti who fly to Olbia, Alitalia who fly to Rome Fiumicino and Air One who fly to Naples. Air France, Belle Air, Jat Airways and Lufthansa also operate flights from Trieste.
Trieste offers excellent value for money when it comes to ski breaks. Piancavallo is a resort that continues to thrive year after year. Here you will find superb facilities at a one thousand, three hundred metre setting. Climb into your cheapest car hire Trieste Airport booking and take the A4 road towards the city of Venice. Then take the A28 at the Portogruaro junction which will bring you to Pordenone. The resort will be well signposted from here.
If Piancavallo is not high enough for you then drive to Carnia. There are superb slopes here as well as breathtaking views of the Alps. Skiing in the midst of the Western Dolomites is an unforgettable experience.
Forni di Sopra offers skiing suited to both beginners and experts. Here you can also partake in cross country trails as well as visiting the Fantasy Snow Park where you will find a skating rink as well as an amusement park. This resort is divided between two areas named Davost and Varmost. Davost is for low skilled skiers while Varmost is only for those who are experienced.