Val Thorens, a state of mind


Val Thorens is a state of mind, an attitude and an altitude.

Open from mid November to mid May,Val Thorens is the highest resort in Europe and the highest point in the 3 Vallées ski area (2300m)..

It’s a resort that combines the best of skiing with the best of atmospheres.


Val Thorens the movie !



For the Second successive year !


Saturday night, after an extraordinary launch day of the season (8000 skiers Saturday which represents a 16% increase compared to skiers opened last winter.), Val Thorens has received for the second consecutive year the best rewards: the 'Best ski Resort of the World "and" Best French ski resort "at the World ski Awards 2014, which took place in Kitzbühel (Austria).
The World Travel Awards, the equivalent of Tourism Oscars existed for over 20 years. Created last year the "Ski Awards" recognize the global ski industry: the stations but also partners and local service providers (hotels, chalets, shops, ski lifts).
These awards are given by the votes of the general public, experts of tourism companies and tour operators. The World Ski Awards saw compete over 180 stations from 21 leading nations of winter sports tourism (Russia, USA, Canada, Austria, Switzerland, Finland, Norway, Japan, ...).
"Val Thorens is voted best ski resort in the world and France for the second consecutive year ... 1,000,000 votes, 127 nationalities represented, immense pride and a thirst to do more! Thank you to those who trust us, thank you to Val Thorinois, thank you to our staff, thank you in short all those who believe in Val Thorens and ... Let's share what we are because together we can move mountains! "Gregory GUZZO - Director of the Val Thorens Tourist Office
The Award for Best World ski resort is a great recognition for the entire journey made since 1971. More than a beautiful satisfaction is a true recognition that gives us responsibilities and encourages us to go further
world ski award 2014

The year 2013 !




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November 16, 2013 in Kitzbuehel, Austria, Val Thorens has been voted the best ski resort in the world among 188 international champions from 20 nations flagship tourism winter sports!

Val Thorens is now the flagship of tourism and winter sports is inspiring to provide better customer service. Val Thorens and a new impetus and encourages the growth of winter tourism economic sector.


This year, let us united ! Vote, share, do know ... 
 reaffirm the leadership of our ski resort, is all that we can confirm our title of best resort in the world by winning again this year.


To vote


How does it work ? Voting is open until 26 September 2014.
The votes are open to all by registering on the website on by connecting with your Facebook ID


An "individual" voice vote counts 1, a "business" voice vote counts 5 votes.




1. The best of skiing


For all abilities

The joys of snowsports are available to everyone, from beginners to ski-addicts with a wide range of slopes adapted to suit all abilities: beginners’ areas, a number of itineraries on prepared runs (green, blue, red and black) and off-piste routes to explore accompanied by a guide.


For all snowsports

Welcome to snowsports paradise: skiing, snowboarding, off-piste, ski touring, snowpark ‘one of the best in France), boardercross, slalom stadium, télémark skiing... there’s something to suit every taste and preference.




For the space

Val Thorens, the highest point in the 3 Vallées, the largest ski area in the world, provides access to 600km of snowsports, 318 signposted runs, 172 ski lifts... enough to ski on a new run every single day!



For maximum skiing

By investing in ever more innovative and high-performance equipment, Val Thorens limits time spent in queues and on ski lifts and optimises time spent on the slopes. In just a few minutes, reach summits over 3,000 metres high.


For the height

Val Thorens, the highest altitude resort in Europe, is a unique combination of quality snow and maximum sunshine between November and May. Enjoy the perfect mix of snowsports and natural light therapy, all combined with pure, invigorating fresh air to completely recharge batteries.


For making a real impact

Situated at the heart of a vast natural cirque overlooked by 6 glaciers, Val Thorens provides exceptional views such as “the most beautiful view in the Alps” according to the Michelin green guide, from Cime Caron. A breath-taking 360° panoramic views over more than 1,000 Alpine summits.





For doorstep skiing

In Val Thorens, it’s simple: ski straight out of your accommodation and you’re already on the slopes.






2. The best of atmosphere


A lively, fun atmosphere

Val Thorens has a youthful atmosphere, but it’s not only for young people! Thanks to its open, inclusive attitude and a pioneer-spirit, Val Thorens is a cosmopolitan resort where friendliness is the watchword !


A relaxed atmosphere

No stress… Semi-pedestrianised resort, Val Thorens has the feel of a real village where you can forget the humdrum of daily life and really make the most of enjoying the fresh mountain air! Fresh warm bread in the morning, shopping in the late afternoon, and nearby restaurants for the evening...


A sporty atmosphere

Val Thorens offers a melting pot of non-skiing activities, including some that are so unusual you can’t do them anywhere else!

Night-time hikes, pushchair hikes, tobogganing on the longest toboggan run in France, mountain biking on snow, ice-driving... as many activities as you can think of!




A gourmet atmosphere

Val Thorens focuses on the culinary delights on offer from the resort’s range of great dining establishments. From local produce to Michelin-starred, award-winning Chefs, from tradition to modernity, a real gourmet odyssey through a land of flavours.





A zen atmosphere

During a stay, enjoy the benefits of altitude, and entrusting yourself to the expert hands of the resort’s beauticians and massage therapists for complete relaxation in one of Val Thorens’ many well-being areas.






A lifestyle atmosphere

After a good day of skiing, taste other pleasures! Open-air slope side clubs, huge number of live concerts (from jazz to electro), largest nightclub in the Alps and a multitude of bars will get you listening and dancing, all in an unpretentious atmosphere.



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