Val Thorens is the highest ski place in Europe. It reaches 3.200 mts. at the top level and 1.850 mts. in the Resorts ground. It is situated in Savoie, French Alps, France and its nearest city is Chambery. It has over 600 kms of pistes linked by 3 valleys, so it means that Val Thorens is the largest ski area of the world. Awesome!
Given its high altitude, this resort receives its first snow in mid-November up to beginning of May. This resort has 68 marked runs which are assigned by their difficulty levels: 8 runs (12%) are "beginner", 25 runs (37%) are "easy", 27 runs (40%) are "intermediate" and 8 runs (12%) are "difficult". Val Thorens is the most visited international place in France, which receives more than 75% of foreign tourists. Mainly, the tourists come from UK, Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands.
The main airports to land and reach this resort are Chambery Airport, Geneva Airport and Lyon Airport. Airport transfers times and distances take about: 1:45 hs (122 kms.), 2:30 hs. (200 kms.) and 3 hs. (240 kms.) respectively. Prices for these airport transfers begin from €230 "one way" 2 pax and more expensive depending on the arrival airport, different agencies, trip and pax. Find, compare and choose your best airport transfer option here
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