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VILLARD DE LANS, FRANCE

Ski Holidays in Villard de Lans, France

Villard de Lans is a fantastic village in the middle of the stunning Vercors Regional National Park. This majestic area of France continues to attract thousands of visitors year after year thanks to its outstanding facilities.

Expect amazing scenery, impeccable facilities and a host of incredible runs to keep you entertained across a magnificent ski area.

Resort Statistics

Villard de Lans ski resort
Level Rating Runs
Beginners 24
Intermediates 16
Advanced 10
Snowboarders
Total Runs 50
Good for
  • Off piste
  • Families
Resort features Ice Rink Indoor Pool Snowshoeing Lively après ski
Resort Statistics
Altitude 1050m
Km of Piste 125km
Longest Run 6km
Drag Lifts 18
Ski Lifts 27
Highest Lift 2170m
Uphill Capacity 30000
Chairlifts 7
Gondolas/Cable cars 2

Villard de Lans ski resort

The resort has a wide variety of excellent accommodation, ranging from luxury hotels to delightfully cosy chalets. Whether you’re looking for a deluxe holiday or instead searching for a quiet winter break, there’s sure to be something to suit your needs.

The village established itself as a premier winter destination after hosting the 1968 winter Olympics, where a variety of luge competitions were held. It now provides a mix of intermediate to expert routes and ensures a great learning curve.

Snow conditions in Villard de Lans

Villard de Lans' ski season runs from December to April and the runs are immaculately maintained to ensure the best possible coverage for visitors.

Skiing in Villard de Lans

Two of the top areas for intermediates are the Grande Moucherolle and Correncon regions. There is 125 km of slopes in the Villard / Correncon area. These destinations provide stunning scenery, offering routes both above and below the trees along with a variety of different terrain.

When it comes to advanced skiers, there are many off-piste options in Petite Moucherolle, including the Rhodo moguls, Le Grand Couloir and Chamois. Lifts are also available to the nearby Correncon en Vercors, where a selection of runs can be explored.

Apres ski, restaurants and other activities in Villard de Lans

There is a phenomenal town centre full of amazing attractions, ranging from ice-skating to snowshoeing and even a local pottery studio.

For those who are looking to let their hair down, the Le Club 2000 and Ke Vidrick nightclubs are perfect for partying. On the other hand, skiers searching for something a little different could find the Puppet Museum to be a great place to explore. On top of this, there are some fantastic walking routes for those wanting to properly explore their beautiful surroundings.