We thought we'd share a secret with you...some of the resorts we feature in the French Alps are amongst the most beautiful settings in the world! Don't believe us? Here is just a selection of our favourite photos from some of our most popular resorts.

Val Cenis (Haute Maurienne Vanoise, Maurienne Valley)


Spectacular Lac Mont Cenis (© Val Cenis Office de Tourisme)


Sun shining over Val Cenis (© Val Cenis Office de Tourisme)


Skiers taking advantage of perfect conditions in Val Cenis ski area (© Val Cenis Office de Tourisme)

Samoëns (Grand Massif)


Unspoilt landscape in Samoens (© Christian Martelet, Samoens Office de Tourisme)


Traditional Samoens village (© Christian Martelet, Samoens Office de Tourisme)


Overlooking the pretty village of Samoens and its stunning surroundings (© Christian Martelet, Samoens Office de Tourisme)

La Rosière (Espace San Bernardo, Tarentaise Valley)


Snow-kiting in La Rosiere (© La Rosiere Office de Tourisme)


Sunny south-facing La Rosiere (© La Rosiere Office de Tourisme)


Skiing in Les Eucherts, high above the Tarentaise Valley (© Roger Moss, Mountain Passions)

Sainte Foy (Sainte Foy Tarentaise, Tarentaise Valley)


Snowy roof-tops in charming Sainte Foy (© Sainte Foy Office de Tourisme)


Sainte Foy busy with skiers (© Sainte Foy Office de Tourisme)


Exploring the resort referred to as "the best-kept secret of the Alps" (© Sainte Foy Office de Tourisme)

Morillon (Grand Massif)


Skiers and snowboarders on the Sairon piste in picturesque Morillon (© C Noel, Morillon Office de Tourisme)


Enviable view from Sairon chairlift (© C Noel, Morillon Office de Tourisme)


What better setting for some lunch than L'Igloo Restaurant in Morillon? (© C Noel, Morillon Office de Tourisme)

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