PLAGNE CENTRE, FRANCE
Ski Holidays in La Plagne Centre, France
La Plagne Centre is one of the top destinations for visitors to the nearby ski resort of the same name, with plenty of amazing attractions and amenities for skiers and snowboarders to enjoy.
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La Plagne Centre Ski Resort
If you’re looking for somewhere to take advantage of great grocery shops, excellent bakeries and cafes, the town here is full of wonderful options to help you relax after some time on the slopes.
With a relaxing village area and some extraordinary slopes, there is so much to look forward to at La Plagne.
Snow conditions in La Plagne Centre
The ski season here generally runs from November to April and the runs here are immaculately maintained.
Skiing in La Plagne Centre
There are plenty of spectacular runs for skiers to enjoy across La Plagne, including some brilliant powder bowls and a selection of tree-lined runs. There is also a number of fantastic beginner and intermediate skiers.
There is a fantastic range of terrain for skiers and snowboarders in La Plagne ranging from 1800m to 3417m. There are 225km of pistes in La Plagne and another 200km in Les Arcs which is accessible via the Vanoise Express. La Plagne Centre makes up one part of the Paradiski Ski area which in total has a skiing area of 425 km.
Montalbert is another great option for visitors wanting to escape the busy crowds, with plenty of long runs for visitors to take advantage of through the wonderful forest scenery.
Apres ski, restaurants and other activities in La Plagne Centre
There are plenty of great activities and sports to watch at the village, including the Stade Olympique run, where travellers can enjoy a professional mogul or slalom contest. There are also some great hiking routes available for visitors to take extensive tours of the mountain.
When it comes to food and drink, tourists can take advantage of amazing menus at La Metairie, La Refuge, La Grolle and Le Chaudron. Other great options include Chez Marie, Le Croq-Neige and Scotty’s bar.
Apres and nightlife is also fantastic across the town, with plenty of outstanding bars and nightclubs. These include the Igloo Igloo and the excellent La Luna cocktail bar. Read our full guide to La Plagne's apres and nightlife for more ideas on where to head to after a day on the slopes.
Once the lifts are closed you can still access the surrounding villages with the regular bus service running between Plagne 1800, Plagne Centre and Plagne Bellecotte until midnight.
Transfer Time in La Plagne Centre
The closest airport to La Plagne is Chamberry, which is around one hour and 30 minutes away.
Plagne Centre SKI PASS PRICES
The prices for the Plagne Centre Paradiski lift pass, for the Winter 23/24 ski season can be found below.
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Prices are normally based on a full area lift pass and child ages vary by resort. The above are guides, so please call one of the Iglu team for prices for your holiday.
Ski Hire in Plagne Centre
There are normally a number of shops where you can pick up your pre-booked ski or snowboard equipment from. Which shop you go to will depend on where you are staying in Plagne Centre. Here is a guide to ski or snowboard hire in Plagne Centre:
|Ski Hire Type||Adult 6 days||Child 6 days|
|Bronze - Skis and Boots or Snowboard and Boots||£72||£58|
|Silver - Skis and Boots or Snowboard and Boots||£104||£72|
|Gold - Skis and Boots or Snowboard and Boots||£125|
|Platinum - Skis and Boots or Snowboard and Boots||£135|
You can book your ski hire for your trip to Plagne Centre here