Madesimo is in the Province of Sondrio and about 110KM north of Milan and borders Switzerland. It is about and hours easy drive from Menaggio or Varenna on Lake Como. Bergamo is the closest airport and used most frequently.
Madesimo is a small family resort. Many skiers return year after year to enjoy the resort’s unpretentious and friendly atmosphere, it has good frequent snow conditions and good variety of well groomed pistes.
Madesimo is a well organised small resort with modern chairlifts and gondolas and the ski school are all in easy walking distance of the hotels. Runs are uncluttered mid-week even completely vacabt and skiers will appreciate Madesimo’s excellent value mountain restaurants and bars.
For Giumello & Paglio which is 33 Km from Lecco, two skiing areas are close to each other where you can cross-country skiing is more appropriate.