Tignes and the neighbouring ski resort of Val D'Isere make up the incredible wintersports paradise of the Espace Killy. The skiable area comprises 300 Kilometres of ski runs located at altitudes ranging between 1,550 metres and 3,450 metres, at varying levels of difficulty:There are 2 lift pass options giving flexibility and choice. The skiing in Tignes is absolutely vast, and with several free lifts for beginners progression is normally quick for first timers on a Tignes skiing holiday.
Skiing and Snowboarding
There are some huge long sweeping runs for beginners on the Grand Motte glacier. For intermediates there is a good percentage of difficult blues and reds, which are more than enough to keep even an ambitious intermediate challenged for during their holiday. The trip down to Les Brevieres can be particularly enjoyable, with nice restaurants awaiting you at the bottom. Advanced skiers come back year after year to try the vast array of black pistes and endless off-piste challenges skiing in Tignes has to offer including some real spine tingling vertical drops.
One of the highest ski resorts in the Alps, with guaranteed skiing virtually year round, Tignes can justifiably boast a fantastic snow record that is the envy of many resorts worldwide.
Off the slopes there is plenty going on in Tignes there are plenty of bars and clubs and great restaurants. Just a few minutes bus ride from Val Claret gets you to Tignes Le Lac with it brand new spa and swimming facility looking to the lake you can relax in style. The lake itself offers a natural skating rink and ice-diving for the really adventurous..