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Les Deux Alpes

Thinking of skiing in Les Deux Alpes? Set high in picturesque Dauphiné (Southern Alps) surrounded by dramatic mountain scenery. The slopes are on both sides of the town - you’re never far from a lift.

Why Les Deux Alpes Ski Resort?

  • The high-altitude skiing and excellent snow record.
  • Les Deux Alpes has one of the largest glaciers in the Alps and Europe’s largest summer-skiing area.
  • It has above-average sunshine conditions.
  • It’s excellent for all standards of skiing, with massive off-piste potential
  • There’s very good après ski with plenty of bars, restaurants and nightclubs.

Les Deux Alpes (Glacier Skiing) Information

The impressive selection of bars, restaurants and shops is also spread over the mile-long narrow stretch of the bustling resort.

Les Deux Alpes - a mere one-hour drive from Grenoble (75km) - has a varied après-ski scene which caters for all ages with various inviting bars and clubs. On the mountain, there are great views from the glacier to the rugged Ecrins peaks and across to the Briançon valley. In addition to a heated outdoor swimming pool, outdoor ice rink and sports centre, Les Deux Alpes has a “tanking centre” with flotarium, sauna and Turkish baths to help relax any aching limbs at the end of a hard day’s activity. What else could possibly make Les Deux Alpes skiing holidays better? Well worth a visit is the charming little village of Venosc with a direct gondola link (eight minutes) from Les Deux Alpes. But don’t whatever you do try to ski down to it!

Peak Retreats offers a range of Les Deux Alpes accommodation options. All of Les Deux Alpes' ski apartments have been hand-picked and are of a very high standard (3 & 4*), providing the ideal base for a ski holiday.

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Les Deux Alpes ski facts:

  • Ski area: Super Ski
  • Resort height: 1650m
  • Resort top height: 3600m
  • Km piste: 223
  • Lifts: 48 lifts (includes 19 chairlifts, 20 drags, 4 gondola, 1 cable car)
  • Snow cannons: 226 (58 hecs)
  • Snow parks: Boardercross area with 12 banked bends and jumps, jump modules, a carving area, half pipe…
  • No. of slopes: 94
  • Green slopes: 19
  • Blue slopes: 42
  • Red slopes: 18
  • Black slopes: 10
    • Beginners 4 stars
    • Intermediates 4 stars
    • Experts 4 stars
    • Boarders 4 stars
  • Driving distance from Calais: 584 miles (8hrs 45)

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