Ski Holidays in Avoriaz
Avoriaz, with 70 kilometres of slopes within the incredible Portes du Soleil domain, is the ideal place to spend a few days skiing in the alpine massif. We have offers to ski in Avoriaz and packages of Hotel + Forfait so you can organize an unforgettable ski trip.
Skiing in Avoriaz and Portes du Soleil
Avoriaz is part of one of the largest ski resorts in the world located between the countries of France and Switzerland: Portes du Soleil. Portes du Soleil brings together 13 ski resorts in a single domain:
- 283 slopes (27 black, 104 red, 119 blue, 33 green)
- more than 200 lifts
- 650 km of skiing tracks
- 10 snowparks
It also has several signposted cross-country ski slopes and signposted and supervised off-piste itineraries.
High mountain and tranquility
Avoriaz, in addition to being famous for its excellent ski slopes and courses, is known for forbidding acces to cars. Bearing in mind the 8 meters of snow that fall each winter on average and its location at the foot of slopes, it is totally correct the affirmation of you can get to the hotel skiing'.
Considered as a 100% natural space, Avoriaz highlights the area: "The Stash". Where we find slopes that descend into the thick forests of Lindarest adorned with modules and structures next to wooden signs.
In addition, it has spaces dedicated to teaching and skiing classes, snow gardens for children and activities such as sledding, ballooning, diving under ice, ice skating, SPA, etc..
How many kilometres and slopes does the Avoriaz ski area have?
The Avoriaz ski resort is part of one of the largest ski areas in the world: Les Portes du Soleil, in the French Haute-Savoie. In this case, it has 70 kilometres of skiable slopes, where you can enjoy 47 runs in a fairly wild environment. There are 27 easy slopes, 15 intermediate and 5 difficult ones. They are at an altitude of between 1,800 and 2,466 metres.
Does Avoriaz have snowparks and off-piste areas?
One of the hallmarks of the Avoriaz ski resort is its well-kept snowparks and areas for freestylers. There are four areas: The Stash, an adventure with modules hidden in the forest; the Lil'Stash; the Snowpark de la Chapelle; and the Snowpark d'Arare, for experts. In Avoriaz, on the other hand, there are 36 kilometres of cross-country skiing.
How to sleep in Avoriaz on a budget?
It is possible to find affordable accommodation in Avoriaz. To do so, we recommend booking a package of hotel plus ski pass in Avoriaz: this way, you will save time and money. Skiing in the French Alps has never been so easy.
When is the best time to ski in Avoriaz?
The months of December to February are good months because of the large amounts of snow that can be found on the ski slopes of Avoriaz. In Estiber you will find special offers for skiing in Avoriaz at Christmas, New Year's Eve, Epiphany, Bank Holidays and other special dates.
Are there ski equipment rental, restaurant and other services?
The Avoriaz resort has 5 ski schools with more than 280 instructors and a nursery service. It also has cafeterias and restaurants and different points where you can rent ski equipment of all ranges.