Avoriaz was specifically designed for snow sports . This explains the proximity of the accommodation to the slopes and the absence of cars in the village ! The most common means of transport are horse-drawn sleighs. Located in the heart of Les Portes du Soleil , one of the 3 largest ski areas in the world , this resort offers different slopes in terms of length and difficulty, and great potential for snowboarders , it is considered a mecca in this area. sense.
The Avoriaz ski resort is located in the heart of the Franco-Swiss ski areaof Les Portes du Soleil which encomski passes 13 resorts . In France: Adepositance, Avoriaz , Châtel, St Jean d'Aulps, La Chapelle d'Adepositance, Les Gets, Montriond, Morzine-Avoriaz; and in Switzerland: Champéry, Morgins, Torgon, Les Crosets and Champoussin. The Les Portes du Soleil total ski areaSki Pass gives you access to more than 600 km of slopes and 208 lifts!
On the other hand, you can choose the Avoriaz 1800 ski pass , with a more competitive price , and you will have access to 78 km of slopes and 38 lifts in this ski resort.
Why ski in Avoriaz?
There are thousands of reasons to choose Avoriaz as your destination of choice in the French Alps.
We leave you our TOP 10:
1 - Car-free resort : completely car-free. In Avoriaz, you can enjoy a leisurely stroll through the city or hop on one of the many horse-drawn sleighs, its brand image.
2 - Short transfer - less than 100 km from Geneva airport!
3 - One of the best resorts for families . It is an ideal place for a family holiday, thanks to its dedicated children's ski areas, top-notch children's ski schools and a wide range of other winter activities.
4 - Aquariaz : A water paradise located in the heart of Avoriaz offering a huge water park consisting of a gentle flowing inland river, a slidewinder (an aquatic halfpipe), a paddling pool and a water play house, a large swimming pool with natural climbing walls.
5 - Ski-in/Ski-out : Avoriaz is a resort built expressly for winter sports, so all accommodation is close to the slopes!
6 - You can choose between 2 types of Ski Pass : Avoriaz 1800 or Portes du Soleil. The second gives access to more than 600 km of slopes, divided by 13 ski resorts between France and Switzerland.
7 - Expert Skiers Paradise - If you're an advanced skier, you're in luck at Avoriaz. With 20 red and black runs and access to the famous mogul run, The Wall, advanced skiers and snowboarders have plenty of opportunities to challenge themselves and push their limits!
8 - Animation : Avoriaz is famous for its complete program of skiing and music occasions, offering truly spectacular entertainment for everyone's tastes. Shows have incorporated snow oases, night parties, "go wild" music festivals, and jazz festivals, to name a few. Of course, there are bars throughout the complex offering entertainment of various kinds.
9- Optimal Gastronomy . The traditional culinary styles of Haute-Savoie coexist comfortably with the cosmopolitan mix of flavors that can be found in Avoriaz. Whether you want a sandwich, a pizza, a kebab or a fondue, you will be well catered for here. Local dishes include the famous tartiflette, which has become a staple of almost every alpine holiday, and other dishes that include copious amounts of melted cheese with charcuterie.
10- The Stash Snowpark : Faithful to the concept of an ecological snowpark, the Stash is no exception. It is a direct import from North Star, a California resort. Jake Burton, the founder of Burton Snowboard, is the man behind this reinvention of the snowboard discipline. The Stash really brings you closer to nature in the safety of an area dedicated to FREERIDE and FREESTYLE.