Nestled at the edge of the Belleville Valley in the Savoie region of the French Alps, Val Thorens proudly crowns Les Trois Vallées ski area as its topmost part and the highest resort in Europe with accommodation at 2,300 m. World-renowned for exceptional snow conditions and long hours of sunshine, it offers the longest ski season from end of November till early May. Six mountain peaks overlook this resort boasting 150 km of piste and incredible views from ski-able Cime de Caron at 3,200 m and Pointe du Bouchet at 3230 m. Five times winner of prestigious World Ski Awards, Val Thorens has been crowned the title of “Best Ski Resort in the World” for its truly unrivalled excellence.
Well-heeled ski-lovers and holiday makers from all over the globe escape to this snowy heaven to indulge in a diversity of winter sports, activities and lifestyles. Family-friendly, dynamic and innovative in spirit, ensuring fantastic skiing for every level of skiers and boarders, Val Thorens offers memorable winter holidays in luxury and style for families, couples, and groups of friends.
Unwind in any of its 5-star hotels, ritzy residences, private opulent chalets with ski-in/ski-out concept, cutting-edge amenities and high-end service. Ski out of your luxury lodging straight onto the powder-snow perfectly-groomed runs and get an easy access with the France’s fastest lift system or the Cime de Caron cable car to 600 km of Les Trois Vallées’ piste and endless off-piste.
You will be amazed with the wealth of thrilling experiences some of which are found exclusively on this resort: diverse skiing and snowboarding styles (carving, télémark, boarder cross), snow mountain biking, snowmobile tours, high-speed glide by the Europe’s highest zipline, ice driving, tobogganing with 45-minute descent and “snake gliss” on the longest tobogganing run in Europe, ice diving, dog sled, helicopter tour, trampolining at the Fun Park, and a lot more.
Relish multiple pleasures of Val Thorens’ lively après-ski on a shopping spree, in luxury spas or its sports centre, in a culinary paradise of 60 gourmet restaurants, on the “dancefloor on top of the world’ in the legendary Folie Douce or in any of over 100 bars and clubs with their buzzing nightlife.
Around 2.5 hours away from the nearest international airports of Geneva and Lyon (Saint Exupéry), Val Thorens is easily accessible by car or helicopter.