Après ski France

Après-Ski in France is generally somewhat quieter than in Austria. However there generally tend to be bistros and bars in all ski resorts where you can comfortably end a days skiing. Après-Ski centres have developed in some areas, which are well known for ski hut entertainment and great parties. These areas include Val Thorens, Tignes, Les Deux Alpes, Méribel and Courchevel. All the larger ski resorts have sport centres with swimming pools, bowling alleys, tennis and squash courts and often also ice rinks. Additionally, depending on the resort, more adventurous sports such as ice-climbing, snowshoe hikes, paragliding and snowmobiling are available. Good food has always played a massive part in the lives of French people. Therefore you can find a large variety of restaurants in the French ski resorts which offer a range of dishes, from regional favourites to gourmet cuisine. Specialities from the French Alps include cheese fondue, Tartiflette (a hot potato and cheese dish) and Raclette, as well as the Génépi herb liqueur.

Resorts in France

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Resort (region) Pistes Ski area altitude
fromup to
Lift pass Nights from
249 km 1,120 - 3,330 m coming soon
72 km 960 - 2,460 m coming soon
115 km 1,035 - 2,765 m coming soon
90 km 1,650 - 2,250 m 7 99
83 km 1,100 - 2,200 m coming soon
150 km 1,300 - 2,738 m coming soon
265 km 700 - 2,500 m coming soon
120 km 1,800 - 2,610 m coming soon
132 km 1,100 - 2,600 m coming soon
100 km 1,470 - 2,510 m 7 89
65 km 1,350 - 2,750 m coming soon
225 km 1,250 - 3,250 m coming soon
310 km 1,100 - 2,620 m 7 229
225 km 1,600 - 3,566 m 7 189
120 km 1,350 - 2,400 m coming soon
193 km 1,200 - 3,226 m coming soon
265 km 700 - 2,500 m coming soon
225 km 1,250 - 3,250 m coming soon
160 km 1,400 - 3,200 m 7 225
100 km 1,650 - 2,720 m coming soon
445 km 1,113 - 2,350 m coming soon
150 km 1,450 - 2,952 m coming soon
265 km 700 - 2,500 m coming soon
185 km 1,000 - 2,069 m coming soon
100 km 1,850 - 2,725 m coming soon
150 km 900 - 3,230 m coming soon
193 km 1,200 - 3,226 m coming soon
185 km 1,000 - 2,069 m coming soon
75 km 1,400 - 2,700 m coming soon
310 km 1,100 - 2,620 m 7 189
250 km 1,200 - 2,800 m coming soon
153 km 1,400 - 2,550 m coming soon
100 km 1,470 - 2,510 m 7 69
150 km 1,550 - 3,456 m coming soon
125 km 1,300 - 2,800 m 7 239
230 km 1,400 - 2,600 m 7 99
150 km 1,850 - 3,300 m coming soon
65 km 1,550 - 2,737 m 7 139
150 km 1,430 - 2,600 m coming soon
115 km 1,035 - 2,765 m coming soon
150 km 1,430 - 2,600 m 7 189
153 km 1,400 - 2,550 m coming soon
150 km 900 - 3,230 m 7 282
185 km 1,650 - 2,750 m coming soon
249 km 1,120 - 3,330 m coming soon