Sauze d’Oulx is nicknamed “the balcony of the Alps” due to its stunning position overlooking the high Susa Valley is a popular winter ski and summer resort. Particularly close to Turin and its airport is easily accessible by car or train. Travellers arriving from UK by train can find useful info in www.snowcarbon.co.uk. The town is characterized by a charming old town, fantastic views, unspoiled environment and an enviable sunshine record. The evenings are young and cheerful with parties and music. Sauze d’Oulx has a wide variety of restaurants to suit all pockets serving everything from fine Italian cuisine to warming and tasty mountain dishes. If you fancy a truly Italian cappuccino, espresso or cafe macchiato you’ll find Sauze’s cafes always welcoming and bars too for that essential après-ski – serving drinks with an Italian flair.
It is known as one of the biggest resort of the Vialattea: an international skiing area that includes 8 resorts, more than 212 skiing pistes, and 69 ski lifts. The ski area is characterized by wide open spaces, sunny and panoramic runs. The vastness and diversity of the area can satisfy both the more demanding skiers and those who are beginning to ski or snowboard.
If you like to venture off the beaten track then Sauze offers some great off piste through the trees and also easy routes for ski mountaineering or expert tuition with our world class ski instructors.
Heli-skiing, scenic flights, pleasant snowshoeing walks, tasty lunches or dinners on the slopes, energetic fitness sessions or relaxing moments in one of the SPAs to enjoy the best of the resort at winter. Sauze has a proud heritage that extends to this day – producing world class skiers, snowboarders and Olympians while also being a venue for the 2006 Turin Olympics.
Mountain pastures covered in flowers, walking and cycling in the high mountains, enjoying the sunny days while eating alfresco and taking part in one of the many festivals or activities
that Sauze d’Oulx has to offer in summertime. Sauze d’Oulx has endless scenic trails for riding whether you’re looking for whole or half day rides, beginner’s rides or demanding routes plus,
of course, Freeride with Sauze Bike Park. Sauze d’Oulx Alpi Bike Park descends over 1000 meters through mountain meadows and larch forests in one of the most beautiful outdoor
environments, the Italian Alps. The trails can be reached by chairlift or road and give you the chance to try single track and chutes along with drops and wall rides, tables and step-ups. The trails have been designed by one of the best international trail builders to test your skill and deliver thrills no matter what your speed!
In Sauze d’Oulx, adventure is always close at hand with the Adventure Village and the adrenaline inducing Tibetan Bridge while the most passionate sportsmen can take advantage of the modern Pin Court sports centre. Sauze d’Oulx is an Alpi Motor Resort. Off-roading in our mountains can take you to some spectacular vantage points by taking a series of old military roads which wind through valleys, plateaus, villages and Alpine pastures.