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Amenities Arolla

last updated: October 16, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 2000 m
Inhabitants - total: 50
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 3 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 6
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 350
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 600
Group lodging - total beds: 748
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Other information all year round  
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 100
Mountain railways - info phone: +41 (0)27 283 15 63
Highlight / Special offers Summer:  
Top News / Special offers summer Walks and excursions, group climbs, mountaineering school, mountain-bike circuits, trout fisching, tennis, disexhibitions.
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 50 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 30 km marked
Freestanding rock-climbing facilities  X 
"""Other """"in"""" sports (summer):""" parapente
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Natural sights: Bas Glacier d'Arolla Lac Bleu de Lucel Pas de Chèvres
Families / children - in summer  
Children's animation, organized  X 
Other information for summer  
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: géologie
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Snow-shoe trail
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1 www.myswitzerland.com/html/nocam.cfm
Live Cam 2 www.myswitzerland.com/html/nocam.cfm
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Arolla
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 2000 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 3000 m
Price one day pass adult 38 CHF
Price one day pass children 25 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Erwachsene 186 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Kinder 119 CHF
Familien Reduktion  X 
Snow sports school (phone.) 027.283.15.50
Local transport installations in winter - total: 6
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 2980 m
Skilifts - total: 6
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: +41 (0)27 283 30 28
Point of measure ski area bottom 2000 m
Point of measure ski area top 3000 m
Number of slopes: 12
Local ski slopes 47 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 2 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 25 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 25 % advanced
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross-country skiing - info phone: +41 (0)27 283 30 28
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1800 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 2000 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 20 km local
Skating slopes 20 km
Winter hiking trails 6 km marked and prepared
Snowshoe trail 10 km marked
Tobogganing  
Tobogganing - Info phone: +41 (0)27 283 30 28
Tobogganing installations - total: 2
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 600
Total difference in altitude of all installations 120 m
Tobogganing slopes (toboggans only) total 100 m maintained
Tobogganing trails total 600 m marked
Tobogganing by night, illuminated 100
Toboggan rental possible  X 
Other information for winter  
Ice-climbing, organized  X 
"""Other """"in"""" sports (winter):""" Héliski
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL www.valdherens.ch
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