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08 January 2023  |  Sports and leisure

Skiing in the Alps

Winter and snow are here! It's time to get the skis out... The Alps, a place with a unique character, breathtaking landscapes and an atmosphere that can only be found there. With charming villages and resorts as far as the eye can see. For relaxing holidays, sports to enjoy winter sports you will have the choice.

Alpe d'Huez

Party and ski!

In January, you will find the 26th international comedy film festival. As well as the TeamWork Alpe d'Huez mountain sea trophy. In March you will find Tomorrowland Winter from March 18 to 25. All events can be found on the website:


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Various activities in Alpe d'Huez Paragliding from Alpe d'Huez, building an igloo, cycling on snow, yoga in the heart of nature, tobogganing on rails... discover new sensations in summer and winter to make the most of your stay in the mountains .

Tignes, one of the largest ski areas in the Alps

Passionate about sliding or snow lover, you are looking for one of the largest ski areas in the Alps, look no further, we have everything you need in the heart of the Alps! Go to Tignes where you can enjoy a ski area with 300 km of slopes, stretching between 1,550 m and 3,450 m in altitude, for hours of skiing in powder snow. Take advantage of an XXL domain that will delight young and old alike, with 300 km of Alpine slopes accessible for everyone, beginners or experienced.

Various activities in Tignes:

Alpine skiers, snowboarders, freestylers, and even hikers! Activities abound in Tignes. You can even escape to the heart of the mountain for a snowshoe walk. And even new activities such as ice diving or mountain biking on snow.

Tignes website:


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Les Karellis

A resort on a human scale with a ski area for all levels, partly in the Larch forest. 70% of the area is above 2,000 meters offering favorable exposure for good snow conservation.

Activities near the slopes

Cinema, Ecomuseum of Montricher, Excursions, dog sledding, paragliding baptisms, Segway rides... there will be something for everyone.

Les Karellis website:

Val Thorens

Val Thorens celebrates its 50th anniversary!

Val Thorens is the highest resort in Europe and the highest point of the 3 valleys area and the largest ski area in the world with 600km of slopes. Find all the resorts, but also the most popular restaurants, bars and nightclubs. Located in the heart of a natural cirque dominated by 6 glaciers, the resort offers a multitude of routes for skiing in the sun all day long.

Val Thorens website:

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Amélie Roca

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