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Val Thorens

Skiing in Val Thorens

Slopes

20Km
55Km
65Km
10Km
Total 150Km

Lifts

9

16

5

Height

3230m
2300m

Glacier

0

Cross-country

0Km

Fun park

1

Val Thorens

Slopes

73Km
210Km
254Km
73Km
Total 610Km

Lifts

40

62

58

Height

3230m
1100m

Glacier

0

Cross-country

114Km

Fun park

5

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Regulations per resort 

Distance required in public areas (in metres)
Yes
1 meter
Max persons together outdoors
Yes
Max. 10 persons
Not allowed to share a room with someone outside your household
No
Public transport / taxi / skibus
Available
Obligated mouth mask
Transfer
Yes
Obligated mouth mask
Supermarkets and pharmacies
Open
Obligated mouth mask
Gasstations
Open
Obligated mouth mask
Shops
Open
Obligated mouth mask
Restaurants
Open
Obligated mouth mask
Bars / Apres-ski
Yes
Bars and cafés are now open in France but in certain departments classified as active circulation zones for the virus, the prefects can take more restrictive measures to fight the epidemic, in consultation with local elected officials.
Discotheque/Club/Nightlife
Closed
Certain hours not allowed to be outside, curfew
No
Not allowed to sell alcohol in certain hours
No
Events open air or indoor
Yes
Max. 500 persons
Wellness
Open
Obligated mouth mask
Skilifts
Open
Obligated mouth mask
Ski lessons
Yes
Obligated mouth mask
Ski rental
Yes
Obligated mouth mask
Slopes
Open
Mouth Mask
Yes
Obligated mouth mask
Quarantaine
No
Covid test before departure or wait in quarantaine
No
Covid test on destination (random or everyone)
No
Health declaration
Yes
All travelers are required to complete and carry the certificate corresponding to their situation: for exceptional international travel from abroad to France and for a non-conforming trip to certain overseas communities
Other formalities needed to enter destination?
No
Additional measures per ski region
No
Additional airline and bus rules
No
Other excursions
No

General information

Val Thorens is without a doubt one of the most unique ski destinations in France. Since it is one of the highest ski villages in Europe, it explains its popularity with visitors over the years. The lifts in Val Thorens start at your doorstep and this is where your ski day ends as well, which makes skiing in Val Thorens a perfect ski to door destination.  Val Thorens is part of the bigger ski region of Les Trois Valées, which also includes the ski areas of La Valée La Courchevel, Les Menuires and Méribel. 

Besides being an excellent ski resort the lively centre of Val Thorens also offers great après-ski and nightlife options. Both at the pistes and in the centre of Val Thorens you will find many lively terraces, bars and nightclubs like the Veronica Snow café, Le Monde, Malaysia and the Swedish bar Snesko. Val Thorens and Les Deux Alpes are both very well known for their apres-ski possibilities.

Skiing in Val Thorens

Next to skiing in Val Thorens, there are many other activities you can undertake. There are also two large shopping malls, a cinema and a bowling alley. The sports centre has a fitness centre, two swimming pools, tennis and squash courts, three saunas, two Jacuzzis, a Turkish steam bath and you can even treat yourself to a lovely massage or book a beauty treatment for yourself. There is even a fun park here complete with slides and trampolines. If you feel like experiencing something truly spectacular we recommend you to sign up for an evening tour on a snow scooter!

Book one of accommodations or packages for your ski holiday in Val Thorens now, and don’t miss out on some of the extra services that we offer for free!