This year, you want to hurtle down snowy slopes that stretch as far as the eye can see and enjoy a multitude of activities? No need to plan a trip to the other side of the world: France has great ski resorts that can satisfy all your desires, whether for a simple weekend or a longer stay. Downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, tobogganing, hiking on snowy paths but also complimentary moments around gastronomy, there are a thousand ways to enjoy your stay in the mountains. Find ideas for your skiing holidays with your family or friends with our top French resorts!
Paradiski, an emblematic ski area in the French Alps
Paradiski is a ski resort that is a must for a stay in the mountains. Situated in the superb Haute-Tarentaise valley, this ski area, one of the most renowned in the world, brings together the renowned resorts of Les Arcs, Peisey-Vallandry and La Plagne. On site, 425 kilometres of snow-covered slopes await you in the heart of breathtaking scenery. Paradiski also offers a wide range of ski-in ski-out apartment rentals as well as activities and entertainment for all ages.
The plusses of the area: the 425 kilometres of marked runs for all levels, the excellent snow cover (70% of the runs are at an altitude of over 2,000 metres), the diversity of activities on offer
Les Arcs, a superb ski resort overlooking the Mont-Blanc range
Les Arcs welcomes you in the heart of the Vanoise (Savoie) facing the famous Mont-Blanc massif. 5 charming resorts make up the domain: Arc 2000, Arc 1950, Arc 1800, Arc 1600, Bourg-Saint-Maurice. 5 destinations for 5 different altitudes (from 810 to 3 800 meters) and 5 atmospheres to discover in the heart of the French Alps. Les Arcs also form, with La Plagne and Peisey-Vallandry, the incredible Paradiski domain. A myriad of activities and entertainment awaits you after your day's skiing. As far as accommodation is concerned, the 5 resorts make it easy to find the rental of your dreams whatever your requirements.
The plusses of the resort: the "Resort grand domaine" label guaranteeing ski slopes for the whole family, the spectacular panorama of the Mont-Blanc massif, the 5 different atmospheres in the heart of the Alps
La Plagne: a multifaceted, sporty and family-friendly ski resort
The famous domain of La Plagne is made up of 11 village resorts with authentic Savoyard charm. Nestled in the Tarentaise valley, it welcomes you on the northern slope of the superb Vanoise massif, for skiing holidays that promise delicious moments with family or friends. For skiing, La Plagne alone offers 225 kilometres of snow-covered slopes; linked to Les Arcs and Peisey-Vallandry, it is also part of Paradiski, one of the most extensive ski areas in France. A resort that is both family-friendly and lively, capable of satisfying the needs of the greatest number of people.
The plusses of the resort: one of the largest ski areas in Europe, 11 different atmospheres (lively, cosy, intimate, festive...), a wide variety of accommodation, activities to share with the family
Val Cenis, the largest family resort in the Upper Maurienne-Vanoise region
Val Cenis is the largest family ski resort in the Haute-Maurienne-Vanoise area. Situated at the foot of the Mont-Cenis pass, it groups together five charming high-altitude villages, a wonderful alpine ski area and two authentic Nordic ski areas that are not far from the Italian border. During your stay in Val Cenis, more than 125 kilometres of downhill ski slopes await you, as well as 60 kilometres of cross-country trails and a very wide range of activities. Both family and lively, this charming resort guarantees unforgettable holidays in the heart of the most beautiful panoramas of the Alps.
The plusses of the resort: the cosy and family atmosphere, the ski area for alpine and nordic skiing, the wide variety of ski-in ski-out rentals and accommodation
Les Menuires, an ideal destination for ski holidays
The resort of Les Menuires is another great value for a holiday if you are looking for a large ski area. Situated in the heart of the 3 Valleys, it gives you access in a few minutes to 600 kilometres of snow-covered slopes and a varied offer of outdoor sports, activities and entertainment for everyone. Its labels " Famille Plus Montagne ", " Station grand domaine " or " Station club ", guarantee you an exceptional stay.
The plusses of the resort: the 600 kilometres of ski slopes for all levels, the ski resort which is both family-friendly and lively, activities for all, optimal sunshine.
Whatever your choice, these great alpine resorts allow you to go skiing at the last minute and enjoy great deals all year round. Spend an unforgettable holiday with your family, couple or friends, thanks to our selection of ski resorts and all our smart addresses