The French Alps region is of course one of the most popular regions in the world for wintersports, with its endless opportunities for skiing, snowboarding, tobogganing and so on. And the mountains are just as popular in summer, attracting visitors with activities such as hiking, climbing, paragliding, and mountain biking, as well as swimming and sailing on the lakes. Much of the area is made up of national parks and protected areas for the conservation of these magnificent panoramas, which evolve throughout the seasons, and the multitude of flora and fauna which live there.
These are some of the major French location for fun in the snow, and how we are approaching winter, up to you to choose the one that you like the most and go!
Many popular French ski stations are connected in series, which consist of resort hotels and all kinds.
Many of them are very exclusive and give visitors the option of purchasing a special ticket to be able to explore the environment and specific trails for skiing and snowboarding, which are intended solely lovers of unspoiled nature and adrenaline.
This collection, which consists of three beautiful ski "cells" containing Peisey-Vallandry, La Plagne and Les Arcs, and has an enviable range of length of ski slopes, 1200-3250 m. Otherwise, 70% of the site is located at an altitude higher than 2,000 meters, which guarantees you a quality snow coverage. With impressive views of the Mont Blanc, a huge range of ski trails with a total length of 425 km is quite enough to satisfy every skier, regardless of their ability and durability.
You can choose a quiet village or neighborhood in Peisey-Vallandry, which consists of five authentic Savoyard village, or if you are seen and assessed reputation Les Arcs, which are known for specific offers winter sports. There are also six resorts that are part of La Plagne and associated slopes, runways and lifts.
Les 3 Vallées
This is the world largest ski resort, which consists of the resort Courchevel, La Tania, Méribel, Brides-les-Bains, Les Menuires-Saint Martin, Val Thorens and Orelle. In order to achieve maximum comfort and ease dedicated to visitors who want to explore the minefields around, all these resort associated with 600 km of slopes and 180 lifts. There are usually many snowy parks, dedicated to those people who still cherish the child in it and love to enjoy a carefree game of snow. Those who engaged in skiing seriously and who are already experts in this field are equally welcome here, as they are inexperienced, who just want to relax, and maybe try their skills on the slopes for beginners.
Portes de Soleil
This large collection of resort - there are 12 total - located on the Swiss-French border, and offers you the experience of skiing in the mountain forest and clumps valley. You can select the perfect location for themselves, depending on what you prefer, but it is important that you all options open. Altogether, there is a 283 skiing slopes, 197 lifts, 650 km maintained trails, 10 parks full of snow and as much as 90 luxury restaurants.