Luxury in Val Thorens: Ski in, ski out resort with a pleasant ambience
The innovative resort is located in the Savoie region, on the Massif de la Vanoise, at the top of the 3 Vallees. Renowned for the quality of its snow and up-to-the-minute ski lifts, it welcomes everyone to the snow sports paradise. Carving, ski touring, snow park, boarder cross, télémark skiing, toboganning, snow mountain biking, there's something to suit everyone. With 99% of the ski area situated above 2,000 metres, Val Thorens ski area offers excellent conditions so you can enjoy yourself to the utmost. Situated in a vast natural cirque overlooked by 6 glaciers, the Val Thorens ski area offers a multitude of itineraries so you can ski in the sunshine all day long. This is a car-free and a doorstep skiing resort: ski out of your luxury rental chalet and you are already on the slopes! Between its powder snow fields and perfectly groomed runs, performance doesn't even come into it; the Val Thorens ski area offers great snow sports to beginners and experienced skiers alike, whatever their level of ability. The resort welcomes everybody: old and young, families and friends, groups and couples.
Val Thorens is a resort of superlatives: it is the highest altitude resort in Europe, the highest point in the 3 Vallées ski area, the largest ski area in the world with over 600 km of runs and the most modern ski lifts. Snow cannons cover a large part of the ski area to guarantee excellent snow. The ideal playground for mountain lovers, the ski area lets you enjoy exceptional views, notably the grandiose spectacle of the legendary Glacier de Péclet from the Cime de Caron or “the most beautiful view in the Alps”, according to the Michelin Green Guide: a breath-taking 360° panoramic view over more than 100 Alpine summits of the French, Swiss and Italian Alps. Discover the different ski pass combinations available for the 3 ski areas accessible from the resort: Val Thorens - Orelle (150 km of runs), La Vallée des Belleville (300 km of runs) and Les 3 Vallées (600 km of runs). However, the lively resort is not exclusively about sport: step out of your private catered chalet and enjoy live concerts, street shows, sophisticated spas, shops, bars and the largest night club in the Alps.
- Highest ski pistes: 3420m
- Kilometres of Pistes: 150km
- Lifts: 64
- 14% Beginner
- 53% Intermediate
- 48% Advanced