It's a must in winter: get your snowshoes on and head out with a guide to discover a different facet of the mountains: their flora and fauna, and how to read the landscape... for adults and children. Ice rink in Les Coches
Only five minutes from the centre of Les Coches, at the top of Montchavin gondola lift, 800 sq m of artificial covered ice.
Entrance under 4 years : free
€6 for adults, €5 for children
Open from 17/12/11 – 29/04/12
Evening: during the French holidays to 10pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (entry and hire : 4€)
Lessons available on request.
Wellbeing centre & pool
Situated to Montchavin-Les Coches (but in the Montchavin sector), in the heart of the resort of La Plagne, this Aquatic Complex (Espace Paradisio) and Wellness will know how to delight all visitors.Inside
Water complex will propose to you well-being sessions. Relax in a smooth atmosphere looking at the skiers outside.
Well being inside pool
Water games Activities
All the year: Aquafitness & Aquabiking
For the Winter Season from December to April: Access Inside space only (outside space is closed)
Open from 10am-7pm. Price from €12-17 for access.
Two areas, one in Montchavin at the bottom of the slopes and another in Les Coches at the bottom of the slopes. Free access under the parental observation.
Watercolours: once a week, a 3-hour session with an artist-illustrator
Old villages with traditional chalets, baroque churches with lavish reredos made of polychromatic or gilted sculpted wood, the historic town of Aime, the former capital of a Roman province that's home to many Gallo-Roman and mediaeval remains, arts and crafts practitioners, etc. Coach excursions
For people without transport, a specific programme of half-day or full-day coach excursions is laid on every week to explore all these local treasures.
From December to March, the Olympic luge and Bobsleigh run at la Plagne is open to the public:
Taxi Bob: 1 500 meters run in a four man racing bobsleigh, 3 passengers, over 18 years, are taken for each trip.
Bob Raft: It looks like a conventional bobsleigh and carries for people without a pilot (minimum eight of 1.3m, parental approval mandatory for under 18 years olds, parental presence compulsory for under 15s).
Mono Bob: Just you and the ride of your life. At around 90km/hr, in a semi-horizontal position, all alone in a one-man bob.
Every Wednesday: the Office du Tourisme organises an outing to the bobsleigh run. Depart by coach, at 16:50 to Les Coches and 17:00 to Montchavin.
From 37€00 per person for a bob raft descent. (Without transport)
Airboard in Les Coches
It is the bodyboard of snow sports... An inflatable sled on which lie in flat - stomach, the head forward! The machine goes by the weight of the body. From 17/12/11 – 28/04/12.
Snakegliss is an activity of collective sled which is practised in family or between friends. Open from 17/11/11 – 29/04/12.
Price winter 2011/2012
Adult : 10 €
Child : 10 €
Discover the mountain by piloting your quad bike 4x4 Polaris 300 Hawkeyes in excursion around Montchavin Les Coches.
From 17/12/11 to 29/04/12: open daily.
Adult - hour 49 € (2011/2012 prices)
All the above information is for information only. For the most up-to-date information please visit the resort tourist office website
Les Coches Office du Tourisme
Tel: 00 33 (0) 4 79 07 82 82
Fax: 00 33 (0) 4 79 07 80 18