- 26.11.2022 - 08.05.2023
- 08:45 - 16:45
- 30 km
- 46 km
- 59 km
- 15 km
- Freeride/ Útvonalak
- 150 km
This winter, Val Thorens celebrates its 50th birthday!
The occasion to celebrate all together these past 50 years and all those to come... because the pioneering spirit of Val Thorens still has many years ahead of it and has not finished surprising you!
As a proof, a flood of novelties is waiting for you this winter, to discover from November 26th 2022 to May 8th 2023.
*A new 100% fun offer (and space...)
The playful areas of Val Thorens are the ideal spots to ride with your family. These areas have been redeveloped this season to allow children and beginners to progress while having fun! In Val Tho, lunar land par excellence, budding skiers go into orbit, to discover space, the cosmos and the moon.
This winter, meet Valthy and his friends (Abby the black bee, Chamy the chamois and Foxy the fox) on two new slopes and fun zones: The Space Trail and The Space Experience.
The opening of the new sports centre, "Le Board", at the beginning of December: 17,000 m² of new facilities
This winter, the brand new sports and cultural centre called "Le Board" will open its doors. The name refers to its characteristic snowboard-shaped roof: more than 3205m² of outdoor space on the rooftop, which offers a breathtaking view of the ski area and will be able to accommodate up to 3,000 people for all types of events.
13795 m² of indoor space dedicated to sports, games and water sports, as well as to BtoB and general public events.
There will be:A 1000m² aquatic area, the 1385m² Arena, the multi-purpose area of this new complex, fitness and body-building areas, the fun park, an area dedicated to seminars and the reception of professionals and the new bus station.
"Val Thorens, the resort that combines of skiing with the best of atmospheres for fun-filled stay! Val Thorens is the highest resort in Europe (2,300 metres). At the top of the 3 Vallées, it opens out onto the largest ski area in the world, with 600 kilometres of equipped slopes, 339 signposted runs, and some 160 ski lifts. There are clear benefits to being at such a high altitude: Val Thorens is quite rightly renowned for the incomparable quality of its snow, which is guaranteed between November and May. Its site, boasting remarkable sunshine and snow cover, is surrounded by 6 glaciers and 6 equipped mountain peaks at altitudes of more than 3,000 metres. Enjoy unique panoramic views over more than 1,000 peaks in the French, Swiss and Italian Alps from La Cime Caron (3,200 metres); a vast, diverse, naturally international vision. Between powder snow fields and perfectly groomed slopes, the huge Val Thorens ski area offers every kind of snowsports to every kind of person, with something for every taste, ability level and even mood (relaxed, sporty, musical, festive…): Alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, snowboarding, telemark skiing, snowshoeing and best of all, the longest toboggan run in France: 6 kilometres for 45 minutes of pure descent!
Val Thorens promises ease for fans of “mind-blowing skiing”, a laid-back approach for beginners, and enjoyment for everyone, whatever your skiing ability level. Easy access to the slopes from hotels and residences makes Val Thorens more qualified for the “doorstep skiing” label than anywhere else. Val Thoren’s pioneer spirit is evidenced by its ski lifts, which, like the resort, are at the peak of innovation. Comfortable, modern equipment guarantees fast, completely safe journeys. Waiting time is kept to a minimum, even at peak times and during difficult weather conditions. Safety and speed make all the difference for ski lovers.
A diverse range of lifestyles, accommodation and leisure activities complements the wide choice of skiing. Val Thorens offers a wide range of accommodation: ranging from 5 star hotels to charming 3 star hotels, from the most affordable, to top of the range, luxury apartments in 5 star residences. For over a decade, the resort has developed a wealth of chalets and residences offering the latest equipment in terms of comfort, as well as hotel services, ideal for families, couples, or groups of friends. Val Thorens is home to another vast area, that of its entertainment and leisure activities. The best and most varied cosmopolitan, multicultural, and welcoming atmospheres are provided by experts in extending guests a warm welcome. Laid-back, lively, and vibrant, discover everything you’d expect from a town with all the atmosphere of a village: shopping, 40 bars and 60 restaurants, the largest nightclub in the Alps, as well as live concerts every week. Ice-driving, tobogganing and snow mountain biking complete this melting pot of activities for visitors from all over the world."