Ready to know the French Alps? The Tignes ski resort is located at 2.100 meters altitude and has tracks that reach up to 3.450 meters, guaranteeing good quality snow and more considering that it has one of the best skiable glaciers in the world, Le Grande Motte.
Tignes is also one of the most famous destinations among the Spanish for skiing in the Alps. The reason is simple, together with Val d'Isère form the Espace Killy, one of the best and most beautiful skiable domains in the world, with 300 skiable kilometers and 1,900 meters of altitude difference.
It is a station with excellent snow conditions and offers some of the best 'outside tracks' in the world. In addition, almost all accommodations are at the foot of the slopes.
As we have previously commented, La Grande Motte is the famous Tignes glacier. This offers tracks up to 3450 meters with a dream snow and spectacular descents back to Val Claret. Also from Val Claret you can access the slopes of West Tignes, in the area of Col du Palet. From Col de Palet, tracks and lifts connect with the area of Le Lac and up to l'Aiguille Percé at 2750 meters.
From the Aiguille Percé the longest descents of Tignes originate by a spectacular terrain until the villages of Tignes les Brevières and Les Bosses, with more than 1000 meters of difference.
This station in the French Alps offers a ski area of 150 km, whatever the level of skiing or snowboard, the possibilities in these tracks are endless.
In Tignes you will find a total of 6 green tracks (with free lifts) and 33 blue tracks, to have a first contact with the snow and slide through it little by little. For the more experienced snowboarders, the Tignes ski resort offers 19 red slopes and 16 black slopes, World Cup slopes to enjoy a perfect ski day or snow.
An innovative station that is always up-to-date and offers varied and original activities such as diving under ice, skating, ice circuits, ski-joering, paragliding, climbing, sledding with dogs, vtt in the snow, snowmobiles, karting on ice, heliski ...
Tignes can be proud of his station because ... there is snow in summer! Thanks to the Grande Motte glacier blue, red and black tracks will make you enjoy this winter sport in the months of June, July and August.
Height Difference: 1900 meters (3450 m - 1550 m)
The espace Killy Tignes Val d’Isère is an incredible wintersport recreation playground where skiers and boarders love to visit their slopes. The skiable area comprises 300 kilometres of ski runs located at altitudes ranging between 1,550 metres and 3,450 metres, with also several different levels of difficulty:
In addition to these runs: