Location: Vanoise mountain range, Haute-Tarentaise, Savoy, France
Park: Vanoise National Park
Special features: Winter sports resort of international acclaim
From a small, alpine village, cut off from the outside world during the deep winter snows in the past, Val d`Isere blossomed in to the world`s capital of skiing.
World cup alpine ski races take place every year on the Bellevarde Face and the Daille slopes. The resort also hosted the men’s alpine skiing events during the Albertville Winter Olympic Games in 1992 and organised the World Alpine Ski Championships in 2009.
The mountains surrounding the village are simply magnificent, ever-changing and magical. The mountains, lakes and glaciers boarder on Italy. Enjoy Val d`Isere`s lakes and torrents, take to the air or climb the rock faces for an hour, a day… Or for much longer !
Winter activities: Alpine skiing, cross country skiing, ski touring, snow shoeing, ice climbing
Summer activities: Trips and excursions to famous sites: Valley Perdue, Manchet Valley, Bailleta pass, Ouillette lake, summit of Bellevarde, plus MTB, electric bikes, fairs, sports, new experiences and musical entertainment.
The relaxed lifestyle, fresh air and mountains simply enchant all lovers of the great outdoors.