France is a ski destination that has it all. Beautiful scenery, short flights, snow-sure resorts, world famous après, huge ski areas, varied terrain, delicious cuisine and an excellent range of accommodation. It’s no surprise that a third of skiers from the UK head there each year. In particular, the Northern French Alps really showcase the best of French ski holidays, comprising all elements that make a memorable, enjoyable ski holiday.
Val Thorens Ski Holidays
The highest resort in the Three Valleys at 3000m, Val Thorens is purpose built and located in a wide-open bowl, surrounded by 360 degrees’ peaks.
Val Thorens is an ideal resort for ski convenience; buzzing après atmosphere and fantastic skiing. The accommodation is perfectly planned, where most of our properties are ski-in/ski-out. Val Thorens Ski Holidays from £569 per person.
La Plagne Ski Holidays
La Plagne is ideal for families, with a quieter nightlife scene, multiple accommodation options and access to the extensive Paradiski ski area, the second largest ski area in the world.
There are ten different villages in one resort, all with different atmospheres. There are plenty of non-ski activities too, whether that’s tobogganing, dog sledding, ice climbing or zip-lining. La Plagne Ski Holidays from £399 per person.
Les Arcs Ski Holidays
Unique is the best word to describe Les Arcs. From the architectural design to its eco-credentials, Les Arcs is one of a kind and a resort which is definitely worth visiting. With a mix of slopes and varied terrain, Les Arcs is the perfect ski destination for mixed ability groups.
Being part of the Paradiski ski area, the second largest linked ski area in the world, skiers and boarders have 435km of pistes to explore. Les Arcs Ski Holidays from £511 per person.
Tignes Ski Holidays
Experience the mountains your way in Tignes. This up-beat, cosmopolitan, sporty and innovative resort has something for everyone.
Part of the Tignes-Val d’Isere ski area, enjoy the 300km of wide pistes and the best lift-served off-piste in the world. The high altitude of 2,100m means that most of our accommodation is within easy reach of the slopes, if not ski-in/ski-out. Tignes Ski Holidays from £577 per person.
Val d’Isere Ski Holidays
Val d’Isere has held onto its reputation as one of the world’s finest ski resorts. The village is currently undergoing a massive £170 million development, evolving and keeping up with demands of skiers/boarders.
Linked to Tignes, you can enjoy 300km of groomed piste as well as easily accessible off-piste terrain. After a long day skiing, give the legendary apres a go. Val d’Isere Ski Holidays from £549 per person.
Courchevel Ski Holidays
Courchevel is renowned for its style and signature status. Not forgetting to mention its links to the massive Three Valleys ski area, which is a playground for all levels of skiers/boarders.
The resort is split up into four separate villages, each having its own personality. If you are looking for a resort that oozes sophistication, with fantastic restaurants, bars and shops, then Courchevel is for you. Courchevel Ski Holidays from £429 per person.
Meribel Ski Holidays
Meribel has more of a village feel than most resorts, as the resort doesn’t have towering hotels or apartment blocks.
It is also voted as having one of the best après scenes in France, with a lot of options when it comes to live music. Situated in the middle of Les Trois Vallees, skiers have 600km of adventure. Meribel Ski Holidays from £499 per person.
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