Spring Skiing in France

Spring Skiing in France
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TOP 10 REASONS TO ENJOYSKI SPRING!

1. IMMENSABLE AND RELATED SKIING AREAS

With more than 8,000 km in total, the French ski areas have the largest number of skiable kilometers in the world. The domains of the Portes du Soleil and the Three Valleys are among the largest in the world.

Due to their high altitude, the 14 fully connected ski areas offer excellent gliding conditions. You can go down miles of runway without having to take another lift.

Shuttles provide regular transfers to the stations from international airports and stations.

2. UNCONTESTED CHARMING VILLAGE STATIONS

Far from the modern constructions, the village resorts are numerous in the mountains! For all lovers of the mountains who seek tranquility and authenticity, the resorts villages are ideal to recharge oneself away from the hustle and bustle of the crowds.

Ranked as one of the most beautiful villages in France, Bonneval-sur-Arc is well worth a visit. This typically mountain village is located at 1800m altitude at the foot of 25km of slopes.

3. TOP-RATE INFRASTRUCTURE

Between powdery fields and groomed trails, the 350 French ski resorts offer excellent conditions whatever your level thanks to the good quality of the snow and the state-of-the-art ski lifts. France has 3346 ski lifts worldwide (source: Ministry of the Environment).

Many of the resorts are equipped with sophisticated facilities for hosting international competitions and events. We can cite for example, the Snowzone d'Avoriaz or the Freestyle Land of the 2 Alps.

4. LEARNING AT THE HEART OF CONCERNS

To enjoy your stay in the mountains, the Ecole du Ski Français (ESF) offers ski lessons for all ages and levels - from initiation to competition. With a network of 17,000 instructors, the ESF takes you safely through the ski areas.

The instructors transmit to you not only their most effective skiing techniques but also their knowledge of the mountain environment that they are passionate about.

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5. VERY DIVERIFIED ACTIVITIES

Going to the mountains in France is not only for skiing! Leisure or sporting activities, you just have to choose!

This is the opportunity to try other types of sports: fatbike, nordic skiing, sled dogs etc. You will inevitably find an activity that you like. At this time of the year, the resorts also offer activities of Spring that guarantee you unforgettable moments. Ride the trails in the morning, discover the mountain and its breathtaking scenery in the afternoon with a mountain bike hike ...

6. POST-SKI ACTIVITIES AND NIGHTLIFE

The holiday in the mountains is also the après-ski and the good atmosphere in the evening throughout the resort. Put on your après-ski and prolong the pleasure after a day on the slopes

Why not go for a drink in one of the many establishments in your resort? You're rather meal-friendly around a good dish? Do you prefer to relax in one of the many aqua play areas? Impossible to get bored, everything is possible in our resorts!

You still are not tired? Meet other holidaymakers, have fun and dance until the end of the night in the trendy places of our resorts.

7. A MULTITUDE OF AFFORDABLE ACCOMMODATIONS

The French ski resorts offer a varied accommodation offer accessible to all. Create your own customized holiday: apartment, chalet, hotel, all inclusive or a la carte ... In addition, many resorts offer promotions during the spring ski season!

Desire for change ? Discover our unusual accommodations. For example, sleep in a tree house in La Bresse in the Vosges, in a panoramic roof igloo in Saint-François-Longchamp or in a Scandinavian style kota in Serre-Chevalier.

8. IDEAL CONDITIONS

The level of snow cover is often at the heart of the concerns of those who go on winter holidays. Since most French resorts are located in high altitude, snow is often guaranteed from the opening of ski resorts until Spring skiing.

Some resorts are even equipped with snow canons to guarantee snow cover of the slopes. The Spring of the ski is also the opportunity to enjoy warmer temperatures and longer sunshine. Enjoy the slopes longer!

9. LESS BONDED TRACKS

And yes, once the madness of last Winter, the Spring of the ski, it is the opportunity to enjoy the tracks in peace. Little waiting at the lifts, almost private tracks ... Skiing in Spring is the assurance of a holiday in complete serenity.

10. LANDSCAPES TO CUT THE BREATH

Going on holiday in the mountains in France means breathing a breath of fresh air and enjoying the beauty of the countryside. The French mountain landscape is rich and diverse. Let yourself be amazed by the wilderness, wildlife and local flora. It is even said that skiing in Isola 2000 is skiing with sea views ...