Praz sur Arly, ideally situated only 4km from Megeve and 30km from Chamonix, is an authentic ski resort in the French Alps located at an altitude of 1100m. This resort has managed to preserve all the charm and authenticity of the North Savoy region, while offering access to a large and diverse ski area with superb views of the Mont-Blanc, the Espace Diamant ski area. Praz sur Arly, situated in a sun-drenched valley, nestling in a pretty spot amongst the pine trees and surrounded by the Mont-Blanc, Aravis and Beaufortain mountain ranges. This is the ideal ski resort for a quiet and peaceful ski holiday in a magnificent setting, with access to a dynamic ski area. The resort of Praz sur Arly gives Nordic skiing fans access to the cross-country skiing tracks in the Espace Diamant ski area which includes the 120km of the Olympic Nordic skiing site in the ski resort of Les Saisies.
In the heart of the North Savoy, set on the snowy slopes of a pretty valley, Praz sur Arly is a small, authentic ski resort ideal for family ski holidays and those who want to enjoy the pleasures of winter sports in a relaxed atmosphere. The ski areas of Val d'Arly and Espace Diamant total nearly 190 kilometres of wonderful, varied ski slopes open between December and April. Located between 1000m and 2070m of altitude, ski slopes link the resorts of Les Saisies, Crest Voland, Cohennoz, Le Cernix, Notre Dame de Bellecombe, Praz sur Arly and Flumet. You will find ideal slopes for beginners and expert skiers as well as a snow park, boardercross and many facilities to add a little spice to your day on the slopes. The resort’s Famille Plus label, guarantees adapted entertainment, winter activities and facilities for children of all ages. What more could you ask for on your ski holiday in the French Alps.
Today, the small Savoyard village of Praz sur Arly is home to barely 1,000 inhabitants and has managed to preserve its mountain traditions and authenticity while at the same time offering modern, efficient equipment and facilities required for your winter sports holiday. Formerly an agricultural village, the residents of this small village proudly retain their original traditions. By booking a holiday rental in Praz sur Arly, in the heart of the Mont Blanc region, you will discover the heritage and traditions, including legendary dragons (the legend of Tirecorde). In Praz sur Arly, you will also be charmed by the friendliness and warm welcome of this authentic village.
By booking a holiday rental in Praz sur Arly you will certainly enjoy the skiing and snowboarding in the vast Espace Diamant ski area. However, you don’t only come to this charming little French ski resort for the skiing. There are plenty of sports and leisure activities to enjoy on and off the snow with family or friends during your ski holiday. With its Famille Plus label, if you’re going skiing with young children you can be reassured that many events and activities will be organised to their delight: snowshoeing, horse-drawn sleigh rides, farm visits, sledding, etc... as well as yooner, dog sledding or hot air ballooning – there are so many fun and unusual activities you can try during your ski holidays in Praz sur Arly.