If you are a skiing enthusiast or a snow lover looking for one of the largest ski areas in the Alps, look no further, we have everything you need in the heart of the Alps! Head to Tignes where you can enjoy a ski area with 300 km of slopes, spread between 1,550 m and 3,450 m altitude, for hours of skiing (and pure happiness) in the powder.
Ski on the green, blue, red and black runs! Whether you are an accomplished freerider or a beginner skier, the Tignes alpine domain adapts to all levels. Take advantage of an XXL domain that will delight both young and old.
For your greatest pleasure, Tignes is the first ski area in the Alps to open its doors at the beginning of autumn so that you can enjoy the 20km of runs on the glacier. From October onwards, you can discover the Glacier de la Motte slopes, accessible in just a few minutes. When there is enough snow, our two big resorts Tignes & Val d'Isère join to give you access to the whole area. Thanks to the numerous lifts you can then access all 300 km of alpine slopes to ski in complete freedom in one of the largest ski areas.
As skiing and snow sports are a time for bringing friends and family of all different levels together, Tignes is the perfect resort for everyone. Whether you are high-level or just starting off, the Tignes-Val d’Isère ski area offers a wide array of snow-filled options for everyone to enjoy.
Young skiers and beginners can discover the slopes at their own pace and practice in specially dedicated areas, perfect for learning. Their very first downhill runs will be risk-free thanks to our secure beginners’ slopes and ski lifts specially designed for those only just starting off.
So you can enjoy lovely days up on the slopes, our alpine ski resort is fitted with quick and comfortable ski lifts. No longer queues at the bottom of the slopes. Thanks to the high-speed chairlifts for up to 8 people, wait times are now reduced to a minimum. They will fast track you all the way to the top of the domain, so you can then whoosh down the slopes alone, with friends or family!
Snow sport-lovers will find everything they are looking for in Tignes, for a great mountain holiday. Whether you prefer downhill skiing, snowboarding, freestyling or hiking, there is always lots to do – with the resort boasting one of the biggest ski areas in the Alps.
The 186 miles of slopes are ideal for snow sports enthusiasts. For those love snowboarding, special runs and obstacles were set up for all levels, as was a boardercross course. Freestylers will be delighted with the DC Park nestled in the heart of the Savoie mountains. Get cracking with those great figures, for all to enjoy.
Fancy discovering cross-country skiing? Tignes is a great place for that too. Climb up the 3 groomed trails specially made for cross-country skiing, and ski back downhill after. An all-new experience for discovering the mountain differently!
Lastly, for those looking to try something new between two days’ skiing, why not head out with a pair of snowshoes to discover the beautiful preserved nature all around. You could also try ice diving or snow mountain biking for a unique experience.
There are many thrilling activities for all to enjoy when on holiday in Tignes’ domain. Perfect for an unforgettable holiday up in the mountains, filled with excitement!
Up in Tignes, snow-filled activities can be enjoyed all year throughout its extensive domain. Skiing is possible from autumn time up on the Grande Motte glacier. Practice alongside the greatest champions, or discover cross-country skiing.
As soon as October arrives and the first snowflakes appear, reconnect with the emotion, slide on the Grande Motte glacier and make the first turns of the season before everyone else! Big snowfalls ? Falling temperatures allowing the production of artificial snow?
Depending on the conditions, take advantage of the crescendo opening of the Tignes slopes until the opening of the Tignes - Val d'Isère link.
Alongside you, the greatest athletes in the world of skiing are training in the stadiums dedicated to them in preparation for the competitions to come. The Grande Motte glacier has the ideal conditions for all the national and international ski teams...it is the glacier with the steepest slope (perfect for the speed/downhill teams), which is open the earliest in the season and whose snow conditions are optimal.
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