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Official page Val Thorens: the highest resort in Europe (2,300 metres) and the highest point of Les 3 Vallées, the largest ski area in the world (600 kilometres of interconnected ski runs offering doorstep skiing). Created from the imagination of...more
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73440 Val Thorens, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, France
All reviews ski area high altitude guaranteed snow tree line ski pass great snow ski experience great resort ski domain snow conditions end of season expert skiers great infrastructure lower slopes off piste fresh snow lift queues
The best skiing I've ever had.
Whilst Val Thorens may not be the prettiest of villages it does have a village feel and good atmosphere. Most importantly there is endless skiing and all levels are covered. Views from the mountain tops are outstanding - if...More
I have been to all three main resorts in the Trois Vallees, and on balance I think that Val Thorens although visually the least attractive probably offers the best skiing within its own valley. I first came here 30 years ago and the lift system...More
Season has just started and it seems that the place is packed with teenagers that are beginner skiers. Very easy slopes, for me its fine but hubby thinks its too boring. Ski lifts have been surprisingly often "out of order" and we got a very...More
Beste snow planet on earth. Learned how to snowboard there since I was 14 and still coming back with our kids here.. Almost no part of the slopes where you need to step. (snowboarders know what I mean..)
As Europe was baking in an April heatwave, I went to Val Thorens which was still covered in deep snow. It has a huge range of listed, catering to different levels including beginners and nervous intermediate skiers but also the more intrepid skiers.
Val Thorens is the highest ski village in Europe and part of the biggest ski area in the world. The slopes are fantastic and off piste goes on forever. Snow is nearly always great due to the high altitude. Unfortunately it's not a good place...More
It is often cheaper at shops like SkiSet to book skis etc online before you go - you may well save 25% to 50%. As to lessons at a busy time like Christmas, I would recommend booking them in advance as classes can sometimes... More
It is often cheaper at shops like SkiSet to book skis etc online before you go - you may well save 25% to 50%. As to lessons at a busy time like Christmas, I would recommend booking them in advance as classes can sometimes sell out