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Ski holidays in Tignes Val Claret

Tignes Val Claret combines an excellent snow record with acres of varied terrain. Linked with Val D'Isere, these two premier Alpine ski destinations offer access to the huge Espace Killy ski area.

Both resorts are linked into the slopes by excellent lift systems, and boast glacier skiing and snowboarding, meaning almost year-round snow. Beginners and intermediates might prefer Tignes Val Claret, whilst experts will love the slopes close to Val D'Isere. Both resorts have a great choice of restaurants and fun après ski for you to enjoy off the slopes - so between the two, there's something here for everyone.

Nearest airports to Tignes Val Claret

Lyon

Lyon.

Tignes Val Claret is 90 km (approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes transfer) from Lyon airport.

Geneva

Geneva.

Tignes Val Claret is 221km (approximately 3 hours transfer) from Geneva airport.

Tignes Val Claret ski holiday types

Skiing for beginners in Tignes Val Claret.

Skiing for beginners in Tignes Val Claret

Tignes Val Claret has access to a couple of nursery slopes. One is in the village and served by a drag lift, the other served by the Bollin chair lift. There are plenty of schools here, including specialist snowboard schools and independent instructors. Over in Val D'Isere, you'll find some good nursery slopes perfect to get started on.

Skiing for Intermediates in Tignes Val Claret.

Skiing for Intermediates in Tignes Val Claret

Intermediates who are keen to cover lots of pistes will love staying in the Espace Killy area. There are a vast amount of blue and green runs to choose from. Snowboarders will be delighted to find a terrain park in Tignes Val Claret. Val D'Isere offers access to a different side of Espace Killy and is perfect for adventurous intermediates. The areas close to Val D'Isere are great for snowboarders, too.

Advanced skiing in Tignes Val Claret.

Advanced skiing in Tignes Val Claret

There is a wonderful range of choice for the advanced skier in Tignes Val Claret and the surrounding areas as there are plenty of black pistes with varying terrain. Tignes is also a brilliant destination for off-piste skiing and snowboarding. With so much untouched snow, days of adventure await the intrepid skier. Hiring a guide will help you see the best of Tignes Val Claret's off-piste. Val D'Isere is equally fantastic for advanced skiers. You could ski for weeks here and not get bored.

Family ski holidays in Tignes Val Claret.

Family ski holidays in Tignes Val Claret

ESF offer both a ski school and non-ski childcare in Tignes Val Claret. Children can be taught and given a supervised lunch. The surrounding villages provide many more choices and are linked by a free bus service.

Après ski in Tignes Val Claret.

Après ski in Tignes Val Claret

There are over 70 restaurants across the whole Tignes resort. An excellent breadth of cuisine can be found solely in Tignes Val Claret. Traditional Savoyard dishes and world cuisine can be found here. Val Claret is the liveliest of the five Tignes villages - especially in the early evening. This compact village has most of its nightspots concentrated in the centre, with places like Crowded House, Grizzly's Bar and L'@robaze C@fé offering music, dancing and even fancy dress nights. Night clubbers will appreciate the short trip out to Melting Pot - open into the small hours.

 

Espace Killy ski facts
Ski season November - May
Piste area 300 km
Resort height 2100 m
Lifts 97
Runs 154 *
Beginners 79
Intermediate 36
Advanced 14

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