Skiing in France

Since there are more than 8,000 km of ski slopes in more than 300 ski resorts, France can be considered one of the leading ski countries in Europe. The largest and finest ski resorts situated in the Northern Alps are: 3 Vallees, Tignes & Val d’Isere, Paradiski, Portes du Soleil and Chamonix. Also, in the Southern Alps there are many excellent ski resorts, such as famous Les Deux Alpes and Alpe d’Huez. The third ski region in France is the Pyrenees, located near the Spanish border. The Pyrenees landscape is fascinating for its different natural beauties, flora and fauna and surroundings. Snow rich regions, modern ski-lift system, mountain landscape diversity, gastronomy and wine culture and rich après ski offer made France incomparable to other ski countries.

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Ski resorts

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Min altitude

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Max altitude

Ski resorts in France

Flaine

Elevation
1600 - 2561 m
Ski slopes
265 km
Chamonix

Elevation
1035 - 3842 m
Ski slopes
152 km
La Rosière

1850 m- 2800 m a.s.l.

Elevation
1850 - 2800 m
Ski slopes
160 km
Paradiski - Les Arcs

Elevation
1600 - 2600 m
Ski slopes
200 km
Paradiski - La Plagne

Elevation
1800 - 2100 m
Ski slopes
225 km
Val Thorens

Elevation
1300 - 3200 m
Ski slopes
150 km
Les Menuires

Elevation
1850 - 2850 m
Ski slopes
160 km
Meribel Mottaret

Elevation
1750 - 2950 m
Ski slopes
160 km
Meribel

Elevation
1450 - 2900 m
Ski slopes
150 km
Courchevel

Elevation
1300 - 3200 m
Ski slopes
150 km
Val d'Isere

Elevation
1550 - 3456 m
Ski slopes
300 km
Tignes

Elevation
1550 - 3456 m
Ski slopes
300 km
Les Sybelles

Elevation
1550 - 2620 m
Ski slopes
310 km
Isola

Elevation
1600 - 2650 m
Ski slopes
255 km
Valmeinier

Elevation
1500 - 2600 m
Ski slopes
160 km
Serre Chevalier

Elevation
1200 - 2800 m
Ski slopes
250 km
Alpe d’Huez

Elevation
1450 - 3330 m
Ski slopes
250 km
Les 2 Alpes

Elevation
1300 - 3600 m
Ski slopes
225 km
Montgenevre

Elevation
1860 - 2700 m
Ski slopes
110 km
Les Orres

Elevation
1550 - 2720 m
Ski slopes
100 km
Vars

Elevation
1650 - 2750 m
Ski slopes
185 km
Risoul

Elevation
1650 - 2750 m
Ski slopes
185 km

Accommodation in France

Les Chalets de la Combe d'Or ****

France / Les Orres
Apartment 3 - 10 Ski in / Ski out
The apartment building is located in the upper part of Les Orres at 1,800 meters above sea level along the ski slope. Facilities include indoor heated indoor swimming pool, large lobby with fireplace, sauna, hammam and free internet access.
FROM

115 €

Chalet for 6
bedrooms: 2 6 43 m2
from: 115 € person/week
Apartment for 4
bedrooms: 1 4 33 m2
from: 127 € person/week
Studio for 2-3
bedrooms: 1 3 30 m2
from: 144 € person/week
Chalet for 10
bedrooms: 4 10 90 m2
from: 144 € person/week