The activities to do in Livigno in every season are so numerous and that one holiday is not enough to discover them all. In the winter time there is skiing from October to April, with the entire valley becoming a huge snowy amusement park for all lovers of winter sports. During the summer, white gives way to green and turns Livigno into an open-air gym where you can do any outdoor sport. And throughout the year there are many other attractions, from shopping to food, that make Livigno one of the most important and renowned tourist resorts in the Alps.
Livigno’s thermal water pool offers plenty of opportunities for sport, relaxation and fun. Children can slide down the water slides and play in the large Slide&Fun area, and older children have access to an entire spa with whirlpools, saunas and Turkish baths, and sportsmen can swim in the pool where Italian and foreign champions do their training.
Carpe Diem is a hotel in downtown Livigno, right in the heart of the town’s ZTL and with direct access to the shopping street. Here the shopping opportunities in winter and summer are virtually endless, with large international boutiques and chains as well as local artisan stores, with the advantage of Livigno’s free zone that allows bargain shopping. And in December, don’t miss Livigno’s Christmas markets.
Summer walks in Livigno are the best way to regenerate the body and mind in the fresh air, right smack dab in the nature of the Alps. Livigno’s bike/pedestrian route, which can be reached in just a few minutes from the hotel, traverses the entire valley from the Swiss border to the opposite end where Livigno Lake and the Livigno Dairy are located, a mandatory stop for a snack or ice cream.
Cycling enthusiasts will find a true paradise in Livigno: miles and miles of roads, trails, MTB trails, downhill descents and bike trails suitable for guests with all levels of fitness and adrenaline. From ebikes to road bikes, from mountain bikes to enduro bikes, biking in Livigno is always a thrill, and Carpe Diem is a bike hotel with bike storage and quick access to bike parks at high altitude.
Those who come to Alta Valtellina to walk in the mountains have an embarrassment of riches. From Nordic walking to mountaineering, there are plenty of trails and hikes in Livigno with varying levels, and many trails for children as well. Our hotel is close to the starting points of many hiking trails, so that you can climb the highest alpine peaks and eat at high altitude chalets.
Skiing in Livigno is everyone’s favourite winter sporting activity. The Livigno Ski Area offers more than 115 kilometres of ski slopes on both sides of the valley, and Carpe Diem is the perfect example of a hotel on the slopes. The hotel is directly in front of the Centrale Scuola Sci lift, from which you can easily reach the Sitas-Carosello3000 ski area where you can do some high altitude skiing.
For those who want to learn to ski in Livigno, Carpe Diem Hotel and B&B is perfect. In fact, just outside the hotel you will find the Centrale Ski and Snowboard School, one of Livigno’s most historic ski schools. Certified ski instructors, ski lifts, and children’s ski slopes are all you need to take your first ski and snowboard lessons and start having fun in the snow.
There is no shortage of alternatives options to skiing in Livigno. Near the hotel you can try a wide variety of snow activities and winter sports: snowshoeing in the Livigno valley or walking on snowy trails, cross-country skiing on the more than 30 km of trails easily accessible from the hotel, bobsledding or sledding, electric bike rides on the snow, and much more.