Val d’Isère is a picturesque mountain village located in the Savoie region of France near the Italian border. It is considered one of the best ski areas in the world with an incredibly varied terrain to satisfy every level of skier from novice to off-piste guru. It possesses one of the most enviable snow records in the French Alps and offers skiing from late November to mid-May. Val d’Isère and Tignes together form L’Espace Killy, one of the largest ski areas in the world with one of the quickest, most efficient lift systems in existence. A unique skiing mecca with over 300 km of groomed runs and seemingly endless off-piste possibilities, it is the perfect spot for thrill-seekers and neophytes alike. The village offers a wide range of accommodation to suit your budget and an array of bars, restaurants, and nightspots to relax in after a day of skiing. To find out more about Val d’Isere, visit www.valdisere.com
Summer skiing is available on Le Fornet glacier in Val d’Isere in June and July and on the Grande Motte glacier in Tignes from June through August and October and November.