The Italian southern region of Calabria is a great destination for a ski holiday Italy outside of Northern Italy and the Italian Alps. La Sila, located in the Parco Nazionale della Calabria, is a popular ski destination between November and February. Within the Parco Nazionale dell’Aspromonte, located at the southern most tip of Calabria, is the Gambarie ski resort.If you are deciding when to go, the main season for skiing in Italy is from December to March.
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The Sila is the name of the mountainous plateau located in Calabria, it occupies part of the provinces of Cosenza, Crotone and Catanzaro, and is divided into the Sila Greca, Sila Grande and Sila Piccola ranges. The Sila houses the eponymous National Park. Camigilatello is a classical alpine village, a great spot for exploring amazing densely wooded areas during the summer, if you enjoy hiking then you will love the 3 mile climb up to Monte Botte Donato and take in the breath taking views of the Ionian and Tyrhennian seas. In winter, the Sila’s becomes one of Italy’s best cross-country skiing areas. The season can start from November right through to the end of February and with slopes as long as 7km in length, it is a great experience for both advanced and intermediate skiers alike.