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Skiing in France

With its modernchairlifts and numerous linked skiable areas, France is the world’s largestski resort. From the beginning of October until the beginning of May, the skiresorts offer quality packages that evolve with the season. Experience thediverse cultural and gastronomic heritage of the mountains in the ski resortsand massifs. In all of the resorts, you will find ski and non-ski activitiesadapted to each member of your family (look for the Famille Plus Montagne (External link)label, ski courses for children, creches…)for a vacation à la carte!

NorthernAlps ski resorts (External link) : The Northern Alps represent thediversity of the mountains, from world-class international ski resorts tocharming villages. Here, alpine ski sites, linked skiable areas, kilometres ofcross-country trails and groomed walking trails will delight skiers, snow-lovesand those just looking to relax. Discover all the NorthernAlps Resorts (External link) withFrance Montagnes: All the ski resorts in the Northern Alps.

SouthernAlps ski resorts (External link) : The mix of Alpine and Mediterraneancultures gives these resorts a particular charm, an art de vivre with a southern touch. Here, high-mountainresorts are shoulder-to-shoulder with charming villages. Snow, ski and sun cometogether in a perfect holiday mix. Discover all theSouthernAlps Resorts (External link) withFrance Montagnes: All the skiresorts in the Southern Alps (External link)

Pyreneesski resorts (External link) : Between France and Spain, the Mediterranean and the Atlantic, thePyrenees massifs are a study in contrasts. From historical villages to modernski resorts, experience the full range of snow sports – and finish your day bytaking to the rejuvenating thermal waters. The Pyrenees are a holiday paradise.Discover the Pyreneesresorts (External link)with France Montagnes: All the skiresorts in the Pyrenees (External link)

CentralMassif ski resorts (External link) : Europe’s largest volcanic area willgive you a whole new vision of the mountains. Experience all the mountainsports in the Central Massif resorts: alpine and cross-country skiing,snowshoeing, dogsledding, hang-gliding…not to mention the gastronomic, naturaland architectural heritage of the region. Discover the CentralMassif resorts (External link) withFrance Montagnes: All the skiresorts in the Central Massif (External link)

Juraski resorts (External link) : Sparkling mountain peaks, cross-country trails winding through thetrees, and a serene winter ambiance…the breathtaking natural beauty of the Juramakes its excellent skiing and other snow sports even more enjoyable. Discoverthe Juraski resorts (External link) withFrance Montagnes: All the skiresorts in the Jura (External link)

Vosgesski resorts (External link) : Round-topped mountains peeking out above vast forests and lakes,kilometres of snow-covered cross-country ski trails…these are some of theexceptional qualities of the Vosges. Family-run ski resorts will satisfy yourthirst for the pistes, in a region that brings together tradition, a welcomingambiance, and gastronomic excellence. Discover all theVosgesski resorts (External link): All the skiresorts in the Vosges (External link)