Cortina d’Ampezzo: Winter Sports Paradise [158Km from Venice]

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Cortina D'Ampezzo

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Cortina D'Ampezzo

Don’t miss the opportunity of a weekend getaway at one of Italy’s most exclusive resorts, a charming town exclusively positioned in the heart of the breathtaking Dolomites. A symbol of style, fashion and the Italian way of life, Cortina is the spectacular scenery and full range of alpine sports and outdoor activities offered by this bustling mountain town, attract nature lovers and sports enthusiasts during all seasons. First rate skiing, a lively après-ski scene, exclusive shopping and a great choice of events and entertainment, confirms Cortina’s position as a world-class winter destination. Winter offers an array of outdoor activities including excursions on snowcats and sleighs, nighttime descents from mountain refuges, romantic helitours, ice driving, snowkiting and horse-drawn sleigh rides… to enjoy the magic of the Dolomites from dawn to dusk.

In-town top destinations:

Ski resorts (Dolomiti Superski area)
Rinaldo Zardini Paleontology Museum
Regole of Ampezzo Ethnographic Museum
Mario Rimondi Modern Art Museum
Hotel Miramonti (where the 007 movie ‘For Your Eyes Only’ was shot in 1971)

Nearby area:

Castello di Botestagno – Botestagno Castle
Forte Tre Sassi
City of Belluno

Cortina d’Ampezzo Tourist Information Office:
cortina.dolomiti.org

GPS: 46.54047, 12.13565
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