Ski holidays in Tignes offer a lively atmosphere with world-class, snow-sure skiing on the doorstep. Tignes ski resort is made up of several areas - Val Claret, Le Lac and Le Lavachet, which sit at a resort altitude of 2,100m, offering unparalleled access to the world-class slopes of the Espace Killy ski area. Tignes was purpose-built to ensure its skiers could wake up as close to the pistes as possible, and there is a wealth of ski-in ski-out accommodation options to choose between.
Popular with groups and families looking for a variety of slopes and well-priced accommodation, Tignes offers everything from high-altitude glacial runs on the Grande Motte Glacier, to a lively après scene featuring foot-stomping parties at the renowned La Folie Douce. The ski area links up with the famous resort of Val d'Isère, giving access to a vast 300km of slopes, plus plenty of off-piste opportunities. Keep a look out for the iconic 'Eye of the Needle' rock formation that sits at the top of the Aiguille Percee lift, and is one of Tignes' most instantly recognisable features.