Val Thorens is a beautiful resort and is situated in the French Alps at an amazing 2300 metres offering unique panoramic views over more than 1000 peaks.It is Europe’s highest village and can guarantee excellent snow cover from November to May. This however means that temperatures are likely to plummet below freezing or even total wipe-outs can occur.
Forming part of the Three Valleys Ski Area, Val Thorens is able to offer 600 kms of slopes with a choice of 174 ski lifts.
For the beginners – there is a good selection of runs throughout the resort For the Expert – there are many challenges created by the big moguls and also access to off piste in the Maurienne Valley.
There is also the Val Thorens Snowpark to visit made of tables (jumps) rails and boxes (sliding units) of different sizes and many more unusual activities to discover testing your acrobatic skills! Something for everyone.
Val Thorens is a lively après ski resort with an active nightlife of many mountain restaurants, bars and shops.
Snowbird operates ski transfers from Geneva, Lyon, Grenoble and Chambery airports.