With its location making it one of the closest resorts to Geneva airport and its position at the heart of the Portes du Soleil ski domain, one of the largest ski areas in the world. The purpose built resort of Avoriaz is a ski-In ski-out traffic free resort with high altitude skiing a great base for a week-long ski holiday or a weekend break.
High in the mountains Avoriaz commands the Portes du Soleil and is the focal point for much of its skiing. Linking France and Switzerland with over 14 ski resorts by an extensive lift system thus this giving skiers and snowboarders 650km of pure snow bliss 'happiness'.
With a vast array of accommodation on offer, from apartments to hotels there is something to suit all budgets.
Excellent wide open and tree mounted runs to help grow an absolute beginner into a comfortable confident skier or boarder. It also offers great facilities for the children. Annie Famose designed the Village des Enfant, The Children's Village. This is a children's leisure and ski school right in the heart of Avoriaz. Open between the hours of 9am - 5:30pm daily for the age 3yrs upwards. An ideal area where you can take your children knowing they will be under the supervision of over 100 professional instructor's, they will also enjoy tea, lunch and extensive après fun. Allowing you to free up your time and enjoy some of your own piste activity.
1800m - 2350m
Grade (number of pistes)
beg 112 int 104 adv 28
Self Drive Distance
890Km: 8-9hrs from Calais
Information Updated for Winter 2013/14