Ski Holidays in Avoriaz, France
The high altitude and north facing slopes have proven to be a great combination for an impressive snow record over the years. The resort is at the centre of the massive Portes du Soleil ski area, boasting a combined total of over 650kms of pisted runs stretching across both France and Switzerland.
The resort itself is a purpose-built traffic free haven, with many properties boasting skiing to and from the doorstep. The centre of the village offers lots of activities for those on a family ski holiday in Avoriaz, and the local transport is by horse drawn sledge.
Avoriaz is a great resort for skiers and boarders of all levels. If its long smooth runs, challenging bumpy blac... read full
"Avoriaz is a wonderfully catered for resort. It is great for beginers as it has lots of long and relaxing begin... read full
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The Portes du Soleil ski area is truly vast with over 212 lifts, and over 60 mountain restaurants to choose from. The area connects the ski resorts of Abondance, Avoriaz, Chatel, Morzine, Les Gets, Champery and Torgan.
Beginners on ski holidays in Avoriaz are well catered for, with the area offering easily accessible runs, to help gradual progression. Ski holidays in Avoriaz are heaven for intermediates, to best explore the area bringing your passport! There are huge opportunities to criss-cross the French/Swiss border and many long cruising runs. The infamous “Wall” at the top of the Chavanette drag lift is one of the world’s toughest black runs, boasting waist high moguls across a vertical drop of over 300 metres, which is certainly the highlight for advanced skiers on ski holidays in Avoriaz. Alternatively, the World Cup downhill piste and the endless off piste opportunities make a great date for thrill-seekers. Avoriaz is reknowned as a mecca for snowboarders, providing several superb snowboard parks, and has challenges for all levels of rider.
Avoriaz Ski Apartments
This beautiful spot in the world is home to a fantastic range of ski accommodation. You can browse our Avoriaz apartments now to make your ski holiday more comfortable than ever.