Skiing in Avoriaz
Slope side convenience in a snow sure resort
Ski-in ski out resort sitting at 1800 metres, Avoriaz provides doorstep skiing in a purpose-built resort that is the perfect option for families looking for easy access to the slopes.
Great for all abilities
Avoriaz is a great resort for all ski abilities (again making it a popular choice for families). The infamous ‘Swiss Wall’ is a must for expert skiers while there are plenty of ski areas and slopes to suit beginners to intermediates.
Best for boarders
The Portes du Soleil area is a firm favourite for boarders offering plenty of boarder friendly slopes, five snow parks and a super pipe.
Travel by horse and carriage
Avoriaz benefits from being a car free resort. The best way to get around? Hop on the public transport (a horse drawn carriage) and travel in style! The drivers know some of the best viewpoints in the village.
Where to Aprés
Avoriaz has a good atmosphere for après. Le Yeti provides a lively atmosphere with outdoor, slope side seating. Similarly, Chalet d’Avoriaz has a terrace with a DJ playing for table dancing at the end of the day. The Place is also a popular choice for post ski entertainment with live music most evenings.
For a more relaxed drink at the end of the day Le Cave is a recommended wine bar.
Where to Eat
There are plenty of dining options in Avoriaz most serving French cuisine. La Tavaillon is tipped as the go to place for burgers and Le Chapka is known for great tapas.
In Resort Activities
Be ‘bowled’ over by the amount on offer in Avoriaz. This vibrant resort has lots to do from bowling to ice diving:
• Bowling alley
• Cross country Skiing
• Horse drawn sleighs
• Mountain biking on snow
• Dog sleighs
• Ice climbing
• Ice diving
• Snow shoeing
• Snow mobiling