Perched over 6,500 ft. high, Tignes is one of Europe’s highest ski resorts. With its ski area reaching 11,300 feet high, you can venture right up to the Grande Motte glacier. Yet this ski resort is not only perfect for snow sports, it also boasts countless other winter activities to be enjoyed alone, with friends or family.
Tignes is one of the Alps’ highest ski resorts in Europe. It is ideally located, offering hours of skiing and snow-filled adventures throughout its domain. The village is nestled between 5,085 and 6,890 ft., and the highest slopes are perched up on the Grande Motte glacier, a whopping 11,338 ft. high. The Tignes - Val d’Isère ski area encompasses many slopes of varying levels, with a maximum height difference of 6,253 ft. To enjoy your downhill experience to the fullest, our ski lifts were designed for utmost comfort and minimum wait times. Only one thing left to do: hurtle down the many slopes this resort has to offer!
As it is one of the highest resorts in France, you can appreciate all Tignes has to offer throughout the year. Boasting optimal sun exposure and perfect snowy conditions, you can ski right up to the spring holidays.
As of November, ski enthusiasts can enjoy the many slopes up at the Grande Motte glacier – one of the highest points in the ski area reaching over 9,800 ft. You can even ski there in the early summer!
This French ski resort is ideally located in the heart of the Alps, set high enough to ensure snow right through until April, perched 6,890 ft. up the mountain side. For this reason, Tignes is a resort where all the biggest skiing champions and celebrities come to train every year. Come and ski by their side or watch them practice during the autumn before their next competitions.
Are you looking for a ski resort in France that is well adapted for all levels? Then Tignes is perfect for you. Beginners can glide down well-adapted and secure slopes, and passionate skiers can hurtle down all 186 miles of slopes the Tignes-Val d’Isère area has to offer.
Younger skiers and beginners will feel comfortable discovering the joys of the mountain at their own pace, in specially designated areas.
There are a lot of green, blue, red and black slopes to be covered depending on your level. There is something for everyone up in our snowy resort.
Winter sports do not only include downhill skiing. As such, Tignes is a ski resort in the heart of the Alps offering many different sport activities. Make the most of a calm and peaceful natural environment during a cross-country skiing or snowshoeing outing. You could also go dog-sledding with a musher, for a truly original experience. Kids and adults alike will love dashing down the slopes on their sledges in a fun and safe environment. For a more thrilling experience, why not try snowtubing on a giant blow-up ring, or tobogganing down our Pala’fou slope. The mountain has so much to offer here in Tignes!
Come and discover one of Europe’s highest resorts for an unforgettable holiday surrounded by your friends or family!