Val Thorens Ski Resort, France
Stunning scenery and guaranteed snow in Europe's highest resort
Not just the highest ski resort of the Trois Vallées but actually the highest ski resort in Europe (2300 metres), the ski resort of Val Thorens is modern, purpose-built, snow-sure and surrounded by spectacular peaks and glaciers. There are several commercial centres in Val Thorens with plenty of bars and restaurants and a sunny main square almost on the piste. The snow stays at resort level throughout Val Thorens' very long season and access to the skiing is extremely easy from anywhere in Val Thorens ski resort.
Val Thorens Ski Resort Key Facts
|No. of lifts:||180||Intermediate:|
|Total piste length:||Snowboarding:|
|Purpose built:||Yes||Night Life:|
Val Thorens Accommodation
At a height of 2300 meters, Val Thorens is one of the highest ski resorts in Les Trois Vallees. As such Val Thorens ski reosrt is popular and the accommodation prices are a little more expensive than some lower resorts.
Val Thorens has a very good choice of catered ski chalets, which are generally aimed at family skiing or groups of friends and can accommodate a various range of budgets.
Val Thorens also has a good choice of self catered options for those looking for something a little different from the normal catered ski chalet holiday or maybe those just looking for some cheap skiing.
One of four chalets, the Adrienne is part of the Altitude Residence, which is ideally located for the
About the Skiing and Boarding in Val Thorens
Lift Pass Price Guide
Après Ski in Val Thorens
There are many exciting activities to enjoy in Val Thorens. Microlight flying, ice climbing, paragliding, snowmobiling are all on offer. The highest toboggan run in Europe, dropping 700m on its 45 minute, 6km decent is excellent fun and quite an experience. If you're looking for a rush and an experience to never forget, the 'Val Thorens Ice Driving School' offers courses in vehicles ranging from studded tyre go-carts and quads, to a full world rally spec Mitsubishi Evo 6. The newly revamped 'Aquaclub' has an excellent gym and fitness centre, pool with saunas and jacuzzis, and sports club with facilities for tennis, volleyball, football, squash, ping pong, badminton, roller skating, and hockey.
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Chalet Milo’s living area commands one of the most spectacular views of Val Thorens, offering the
All apartments have a kitchenette with hotplates, oven/microwave, dishwasher, Cable TV,shower or bat
Chalet Aimee is ideally situated just above the village centre, boasting doorstep skiing and is just
This is a very comfortable, family run hotel with a warm welcome for all. It is in an ideal location
Val Thorens Snow Conditions
|Last Snow||22nd Nov|
|Lower Snow Depth||65 cm|
|Upper Snow Depth||105 cm|
|Weather||Great weather, no clouds in sight|
|Piste||The best conditions can be found on the upper slopes|
|Last Report Update||7th Dec @ 12:00|