Ski Holidays France

A huge favourite for ski holidays, France is the home to the most beautiful ski area. It boasts excellent food and drink as well as a fantastic range of ski resorts for all levels of skiers. Call 0800 916 5100 to book your France ski holiday today and enjoy the guaranteed lowest price around. Your holiday is fully ATOL and ABTA protected for your peace of mind. Check out our top France ski holiday deals and book your getaway today with Holiday Hypermarket.

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Skiing in France

While France didn’t build any of its most famous resorts until the 60s, it is the most popular Alpine country for skiers and snowboarders too. Les Arcs, La Plagne and Avoriaz offer guaranteed snow that lasts, giving you the opportunity to ski all throughout the season. Boasting some of the most iconic mountain scenery in the world, France is a must-visit destination if you’re a fan of skiing. Its lift network around the resorts is the largest of any country and allows you to enjoy the varied ski terrain France has to offer.


Currency: Euro

Language: French

Time Difference: CET

Population: Approx 67m

Religion: Christianity

French food

It’s not all about skiing… French ski resorts and destinations are also home to some of the most outstanding culinary options. Whether it be at the top of the mountain or the bottom, there’s so much food to indulge in. Steaming tartiflette and fondue are just some of the traditional French mountain lunches you can feast on. There are so many restaurants to choose from, meaning you can sample something new every day.

French mountains and resorts

The Alps are known across the world as a mountain range that offers snow, skiing and so much more. They host an eclectic range of resorts including Val Thorens which is the highest resort in Europe. There’s also the Three Valleys ski area that is linked by over 600km of piste. With so many resorts and ski areas to choose from, you’re guaranteed snow, fantastic weather, and amazing food.

Best place to ski in France

Whether you’re a beginner or a professional, it’s always best to know which resort is best for you. You’ll find plenty of gentle green and blue runs in La Plagne, it boasts accessible terrain as well as dedicated learner areas. Les Deux Alpes is a unique resort that offers a completely different experience, it allows beginners the opportunity to ski down from the very top of the glacier. France has an abundance of ski schools for beginners and intermediates from eSF to New Generation and Oxygene. For beginners, it is best to stick to blue and green runs in France, red runs and even black can be attempted by the more experienced skiers.

Resorts

Take a look at these fantastic ski resorts in France for you to explore.

  • Arinsal
  • El Tarter
  • Pas de la Casa
  • Soldeu
  • Alpe d’Huez
  • Avoriaz
  • Brides-les-Bains
  • Chamonix
  • Châtel
  • Courchevel
  • Flaine
  • La Plagne
  • La Rosière
  • La Tania
  • Les Arcs
  • Les Deux Alpes
  • Les Gets
  • Les Menuires
  • Montgenèvre
  • Morzine
  • Mottaret
  • Méribel
  • Sainte-Foy
  • Serre Chevalier
  • Tignes
  • Val Thorens
  • Val d’Isère