Opening:From Dec 17, 2022
To Apr 14, 2023
ISOLA 2000, skiing in the sun
ISOLA 2000, THE SOUTH IS CALLING
Located 1h30 from the French Riviera, the resort of Isola 2000 benefits from the sunshine and the gentle way of life of the Southern Alps. Nestling at an altitude of 2000 metres on the Italian border, it enjoys a rich environment thanks to its proximity to the Mercantour National Park and the Alpi Marittime Nature Park. With the resorts of Auron and St-Dalmas, Isola 2000 is one of the Nice Côte d'Azur resorts. This southern resort is very pleasant to spend a skiing holiday under the southern sun!
Throughout the winter season, the life of the ski resort is punctuated by sporting and cultural events. In December, Isola 2000 is proud to host FIS races as well as the International Grand Prix of Monaco. In January, place at the Trophée Andros, this rallycross car competition on ice! You will also be able to measure yourself against professional skiers during the Xspeed Isola Challenge, a speed skiing tournament in the presence of the world speed monoski recordman Xavier Cousseau!
Whether you're more into alpine skiing, freestyle or freeride, Isola 2000 offers exceptional snow cover throughout the season as well as quality instruction. Discover a great diversity of landscape and a view at the top with unmissable panoramas. In addition, the resort has seen the birth of champions, such as Olympic medalist Julia Pereira in snowboard cross or Mathieu Faivre in giant slalom.
ISOLA: A NATURE VILLAGE
Isola Village is located at 870 m above sea level in the heart of a rich and preserved nature. For your winter holidays, you will discover a secluded and serene place to take a breath of fresh air. Strong of its historical and cultural heritage, this resort seduces by its environmental richness and its authentic charm. In the heart of the Tinée valley, Isola is a typical mountain village which offers a magical and natural setting ideal to recharge your batteries during your holidays!
SKIING IN THE SOUTHERN ALPS
The ski area of Isola 2000 offers a multitude of slopes and play areas to spend unforgettable holidays with family or friends. From the green slopes to the black slopes, each skier will find what he or she is looking for among the diversity of slopes offered by the ski resort. The domain has 3 distinct sectors. First of all, the Pelevos sector which is for beginners with a majority of green and blue slopes. The sector also offers a snowpark for freestylers who will be able to send their best tricks! Then, the Saint-Sauveur sector with its undergrowth trails and steep turns. For the most seasoned skiers, this sector will allow them to have a lot of fun! Finally, the Lombarde sector located on the Italian border is ideal for skiing on the Italian side and enjoy a nice snowshoe hike. Thanks to its orientation and geographical location, the Isola 2000 resort combines sunshine, maritime atmosphere and Italian culture.
This "Grand Ski" resort enjoys an exceptional altitude and snow cover which makes it an ideal ski area for the organisation of ski competitions. Skiing or snowboarding, winter sports enthusiasts meet here every year to hurtle down quality ski slopes.
Tony's Snowland snowpark is located at an altitude of 2300 m and offers lines for every level of skiing. In addition, its Family Park beginners' area is perfect for discovering boardercross! This fun area is fully secured and regularly maintained. A maximum of sliding sensations await you to share unique moments and real experiences at altitude.
A marked and secure itinerary is accessible for a ski touring trip. It allows you to discover the mountain in a different way and to evolve in the heart of wide open spaces and virgin slopes. Several Nordic ski loops are also accessible for classic skiing or skating. Finally, for snowshoe walks, go to the start near the snow front to reach the summit of the Col de la Lombarde and enjoy an incredible panorama over the whole resort.
SKI REPUBLIC, PROFESSIONAL SKI HIRE COMPANY
From booking your ski equipment to picking it up in the shop, each customer benefits from personalised advice. From the choice of range to the welcome in one of our stores, our entire team is at your service and guides you in choosing the equipment that suits you. Our packs include a pair of skis, poles and ski boots. Our Isola 2000 Magic Snow rental shop offers direct access to the slopes so you can enjoy your ski equipment straight away! Thanks to its strategic location, you are in the heart of the resort and enjoy a trouble-free ski hire! Moreover, we welcome you in a warm and friendly atmosphere to advise you throughout your ski holiday.
RENT SKIS IN ISOLA 2000
To make your Isola 2000 ski hire online, nothing could be simpler! Fill in your dates of stay and then select from the equipment presented the one adapted to your level and your practice. For children, junior ski packs are available, and for powder and snowboard enthusiasts, a pack is also available for off-piste riding! Regularly maintained throughout the season by our teams of professionals and mountain enthusiasts, our ski equipment ensures you a totally safe ride. To take advantage of the Southern Alps, discover also our offers for Auron ski rental or Valberg and the other sunny ski resorts!
COME AND SKI AT ISOLA 2000
Coming from Italy, take the Col de la Lombarde pass and then just 4 km from the top to reach the resort. From France and Barcelonnette, you can follow the CD 2205 in the direction of Nice, then the Col de la Bonette at 2,802 metres and the highest road in Europe! Follow St-Etienne de Tinée and the Isola 2000 station will be indicated. Located only 90 km from Nice, Isola 2000 is easy to reach via the motorway la Provençale (A8) from Aix-en-Provence or Monaco. From Nice Côte d'Azur airport and the train station, bus lines provide connections throughout the winter season