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Hundreds of kilometres of ski slopes, in one of the most spectacular mountain chains in the world, makes the French Alps a top skiing destination. The charming villages without modern buildings and preserved natural spaces create a special atmosphere. And the region offers all of the mountain activities you can possibly want as it allows you to explore several domains through a modern ski system for all types of skiing. Here is someting for everyone!
The land of 4,000 meter peaks welcomes each year over 7 million visitors to over 200 ski resorts from south Grenoble to Lake Geneva. You’ll find charming villages, with no modern buildings, preserved natural spaces and offering all of the mountain activities, or large domain resort, allowing you to go from one domain to another on skis, through a modern ski system for all types of skiing. It is possible to ski all year round and whether you’re pro, beginner, or a snowboarder there is skiing for everybody! The Northern French Alps region attracts skiers and snowboarders from all over the globe and is surely in all of Europe the best skiing destination in terms of variety and features. Due to location and high altitudes up to 3600 meters above sea level, French resorts are busy for a very long part of the year. The skiing season usually starts in late autumn and ends in the first days of May!