Mountain nightlife: best locations in the mountains
Among the many ski areas in Italy, there are some mountain resorts that are more suitable for young people than others. Places where, in addition to having excellent ski facilities, there is a lot of nightlife and are therefore it is perfect for organizing a ski week in a workmanlike manner. Yes, skiing is great but sometimes it’s not bad to have a party. If you want to organize a skiing holiday with friends, then the ideal thing is to choose a resort that is able to combine beautiful ski slopes with a lot of fun to end the day with an après-ski or a disco night.
Are you under 35 and wondering what is the best mountain resort for young people?
Organizing a mountain holiday for young people is not easy, you have to take into account many factors, but the ideal resort is the one that combines these two: good skiing facilities and a good “nightlife”. To make the job a little easier, we have compiled a list of the best mountain resorts for nightlife:
Nightlife in Bardonecchia
100 km of slopes, 23 lifts and 3 ski areas. Bardonecchia is full of fun in the snow! In the heart of the Susa Valley, the three ski areas Colomion, Melezet and Jafferau, include 5 black slopes, 18 red slopes, 16 blue slopes. In the evening, however, you can go wild in the characteristic bars, pubs and nightclubs, offering fun to suit all tastes and budgets! In fact, you can choose whether to spend a quiet evening sipping a drink, or to choose something more lively by going to the various nightclubs. The reference point to end the day on the slopes is undoubtedly the Harald’s, the reference destination for après-ski in Bardonecchia: it is located right at the start of the Campo Smith ski lifts and offers a catering service, happy hour and evenings in the disco area. If you want to sip a glass of wine in the centre, the ideal address is Crotin. While among the discos in Bardonecchia, in addition to Harald’s which organizes evenings and events, the two addresses are BeBop and Due Merli.
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Nightlife in Livigno
In Livigno the snow, given the harsh climate, is maintained until late in the season: this contributes to make it one of the most complete ski resorts in Lombardy. From 1800 to 2900 meters of altitude there are 115 km of slopes. The nightlife in Livigno is considered of “high level” and is international. In fact, it is frequented by many young people of various nationalities. Many riders from all over the world come from Livigno to train in the Mottolino Snowpark. After the training the party starts. Usually the evening starts around 22:00 in one of the many pubs of the city and ends in one of the discos that stay open until late at night. The pubs in town are really many and for all tastes, among the most popular are the Kosmo for après-ski in Livigno, while the Bivio Club as disco.
Nightlife in Bormio
One of the most evocative locations in the Italian Alpine panorama with 50 km of slopes and 15 lifts. The slopes of the area reach an altitude of 3000 metres and every year, in Bormio, the Alpine Ski World Cup is hosted on the famous Stelvio slope. In this popular resort of Valtellina the nightlife comes alive in winter, there are plenty of opportunities for evenings in the company. The fun in Bormio starts with après ski and ends in the huts used as discos. The most interesting places are undoubtedly the Ciuk for the aperitif or the Be White, which are the main reference points for the après-ski in Bormio. After dinner the young people are mainly at Pub Zeta or Shangri La, the latter is also a disco.
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Nightlife in Courmayeur
It was one of the first resorts to establish itself in winter tourism. There are as many as 100 km of slopes and off-piste runs along Mont Blanc. Courmayeur is also famous for its excellent nightlife, for young people who after a full day of skiing are not yet tired, the resort offers a wide choice of lounge bars, discos and famous cocktail bars where you can often come across beautiful theme parties, including the famous Club Shatush. Keep an eye on the events’ calendar! Courmayeur is truly an ideal destination for nightlife in the mountains, in addition to the aforementioned Shatush, suitable for a target group over 25 years old, the most famous nightclubs for children under 25 years old are The Club and Club House. While to party on the slopes at the end of the day, the reference point is one: the Super G, the après-ski on the slopes par excellence of Courmayeur. Finally, via Roma, the central area of the town offers several bars and pubs for an aperitif or after dinner, including the token Le Privè.
Nightlife in Corvara
Corvara is the best nightlife ski resort in the Dolomites. The ski slopes are immersed in the Dolomiti Superski resort and the area guarantees a lot of fun even outside the ski slopes. The reference address is L’Murin, a cult après-ski venue, where you can dance at the start of the Col Alt gondola, a regular appointment every day from 4 to 8 pm.
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Nightlife in Les 2 Alpes
Let’s start by saying that Les 2 Alpes is also known as “the Rimini of skiing”. If this is not enough to convince you to organize a skiing holiday with friends in the queen of ski resorts for nightlife, we also tell you that it is a resort that never sleeps, both in summer and winter. Thanks to its glacier, Les 2 Alpes has a very long season that allows you to ski for many months of the year. There are plenty of nightclubs in the centre of the village with several bars, pubs and discos.