Val Thorens is the highest ski resort in France with an altitude of 2300m thereby guaranteeing excellent snow for an impressively long season. Although the resort itself faces south, its altitude ensures good levels of snow throughout the season. Whether you are a newbie, an intermediary or an expert, Val Thorens ski resort caters to every ability with some of the outstanding pistes over the alpine terrain.
Val Thorens also boasts of the latest and most innovative ski lift system in France which connects to various other domains in the Three valleys area. Val Thorens also offers various après ski facilities such good restaurants, discos, sports centres and cinemas.
Val Thorens has some of the amazing and best pistes in the world and is often termed as the "Glisse heaven" because of the big mountain gliding it offers. With the resort altitude of 2300m, Val Thorens offers testing mogul fields in Cime de Caron and La Masse areas, endless off piste skiing on Chaviere and Peclet glaciers along with a number of red and blue pistes, a snow park, a slalom stadium and a junior snow park.
Val Thorens offers a number of ski schools and Crèches suitable for everyone. Some of the ski schools are ESF, Val Thorens and Ski Cool. Most of these ski schools also cater to every language and ability.
ESF Val Thorens and Le Village des Enfants offer child care facilities for children from the age of 18 months to 8 years.