Val Thorens ski holidays Skiing & snowboarding in Val Thorens, Les 3 Vallées


Skiing in Val Thorens - the highest ski resort in Europe at 2300m and with that comes the advantage of guaranteed snow and a long season. A fantastic purpose built family ski resort packed with activities for all ages whatever the weather.

With direct access to Les 3 Vallées which includes world renown resorts such as Meribel and Courchevel, Val Thorens gives access to some 600km of piste meaning there is plenty of terrain for all abilities from long cruising blues to some extreme skiing for the experts.

The apres-ski scene is lively with a large selection of restaurants, bars and clubs for all budgets and with the vast ski area, Val Thorens entices people back year after year.

Key information (whole area)
Altitude 2300 m
Top lift 3200 m
Piste (km) 600 km
Nearest airport Chambery ( km)

Our view on skiing in Val Thorens

We think the skiing in Val Thorens is superb for first timers and experts and a great choice for a ski holiday as everything is on your doorstep from the pistes to the bars and restaurants. Val Thorens is also great value compared to some of the other international French ski resorts without compromising quality...please see our Val Thorens resort guide for more information on skiing in Val Thorens and Les Trios Vallees.

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Ski holiday extras

If you are looking for an airport transfer, hire ski equipment or rent a car for your ski holiday in Val Thorens, we have teamed up with leading providers where you can book directly online.