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Val Thorens - Ski resort

This French resort is known throughout the world as being the highest ski resort in Europe.

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Val Thorens: a sporty and innovative ski resort

Val Thorens is a relatively young resort: it was inaugurated at Christmas 1971. Located in the heart of the 3 Valleys, the largest ski area in the world, it enjoys exceptional snow conditions all season. Val Thorens is in fact the highest resort in Europe, with an altitude of 2,300 meters.

This ski resort, is also a sports resort and remains at the forefront of innovation in terms of facilities and events. Since 2014, it has been repeatedly named as “Most innovative European resort” and “Best ski resort in the world”.

A dynamic resort, offering many activities

It offers many activities suitable for everyone: a snowpark, a boardercross, a FamilyPark, playground, shows for children and much more! It will please adults and children alike. Its diverse tracks are suitable for everyone. Beginners will be delighted with their 11 green runs. The most daring will be spoilt with the 30 red runs and 8 black runs on offer.

The resort is also conducive to parties and drinking evenings, with its many restaurants and bars. The most motivated can be found at Malaysia, the largest nightclub in the Alps.

Ski Map

Find all the ski lifts, the number and difficulty of the slopes, as well as the summits and main points of interest in the resort to find your way around.

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