Skiing in Les Arcs
With its ski slopes ranging from 1200m to 3250m above sea level, the vast Paradiski ski area offers 425km of downhill skiing in the heart of the Vanoise National Park. This wonderful ski area links the resorts of Les Arcs, Peisey Vallandry and La Plagne and has become one of favourite playgrounds in France for skiers and riders alike. Wide, gentle slopes for beginners, “Natur” slopes which are left ungroomed for powder hounds, fun areas for budding skiers, snow parks and Freestyle Air Bags for riders wanting to show off their talents are among the pleasures you can discover while on holiday in Les Arcs. Cross-country skiers are not left out with 153km of Nordic tracks to explore through the forests and planes with superb panoramas of the Mont Blanc and Beaufortain mountains.
Leisure and sports activities in Les Arcs
You don’t only come to Les Arcs for the skiing. Enjoy sledding, snow shoeing, speed riding and more… you can enjoy all your favourite activities from your holiday rental in Les Arcs! Whether you’re on a skiing holiday with family, friends or with your children, you can choose from a multitude of activities to make your ski holidays even more unforgettable in Les Arcs. Have a go at paragliding, dog sledding, snowmobiling, watersliding, heli-skiing, ice skating, etc… hours of fun with your friends or family. Not forgetting of course, the 3800m2 water park in Arc 1800 where the whole family can have fun in the water!
Historical, natural and cultural heritage in Les Arcs
A holiday in Les Arcs is the perfect combination of tourism and traditions. Besides the sensational ski area, the resort of Les Arcs allows you to enjoy the most beautiful mountain landscapes in the Savoy region opposite the magnificent Mont Blanc mountain. Nature lovers can visit the Vanoise National Park and the 4 villages of Charvet, Chantel, Villards and Charmettoger located on the edge of the beautiful forest. Many churches, baroque chapels and sites depicting the traditions of life in the mountains can be visited along with the rich agricultural heritage of the region. Visits and tours are organised to the Beaufort (cheese) factory, the Ballastière orchards, the Museum of Minerals in Bourg Saint Maurice, the Maison de la pomme (where you can discover everything you ever wanted to know about the apples in this region) and the Haute Tarentaise cooperative dairy... Why not mix skiing and culture on your holiday in Les Arcs!