Les Coches : sport and nature
Pretty resort located in the Haute-Tarentaise valley, Les Coches is one of the 11 destinations of La Plagne with Aime-La-Plagne, Plagne Montalbert, Plagne 1800, Plagne Bellecôte, Plagne Centre, Aime 2000, Plagne Villages, Plagne Soleil, Belle Plagne, Montchavin and Champagny en Vanoise. A typical small village in Savoie, Les Coches is a village resort with authentic architecture and full of charm. A resort on a human scale, it will seduce you, whether you are with family, friends, lovers... everyone will find happiness in Les Coches. The calm of the mountains and the values of the land combine perfectly.
Created in the 70's, the resort of Les Coches is imagined from the village of Montchavin. It is Auguste Mudry, the mayor of Bellentre, who called upon architects to transform this commune and propose tourist residences. The objective is simple, to keep the Savoyard spirit and the typical mountain constructions to create a traditional high mountain atmosphere. The first building in Les Coches was inaugurated in 1981 which launched the economic and territorial development of the resort.
At an altitude of 1450 metres, the family village of Les Coches immerses you in an environment of authentic charm, with stone houses and wooden chalets.
Labelled "Famille Plus", the resort offers a multitude of structures and activities adapted to toddlers for unforgettable family holidays. Discover the snow garden, tobogganing areas, children's clubs... It's an Ideal destination for a breath of fresh air.
Throughout the season, the life of the resort is punctuated by different events. Like the Winter Family Race, a friendly race with all kinds of sporting events. In addition to the weekly events, take part in the ski mountaineering race "Les Diables Bleus", on the route taken by the battalion of the Alpine Hunters.
LES COCHES: A NATURAL SETTING
In the heart of the Haute-Tarentaise, the resort of La Plagne offers different destinations and very distinct atmospheres. In Les Coches, you are immersed in an idyllic setting from the moment you arrive. For all lovers of nature and wide open spaces, discover a true alpine cocoon surrounded by a rich and preserved fauna and flora. Wherever you are, you are invaded by an omnipresent environment and by a calm and silent nature. You will be able to walk on snowshoes on wooded paths and cross snow-covered fields. Day and night, ski schools offer you the opportunity to escape in an exceptional natural setting.
The resort of Les Coches offers you during your stay to discover dog sledding to immerse yourself in an experience of the Great North on the plateau of Plan Bois. For all ski touring enthusiasts, trails and itineraries are accessible from La Plagne. Various ski races are also organised throughout the winter with the "Rando Challenge". Supervision, initiation or strolls, the high mountain guides are at your disposal to help you discover a totally preserved natural setting.
Finally, for cross-country skiing enthusiasts, nearly 186 km of ski trails await you throughout the resort of La Plagne. No alternative or skating, whatever your practice, go for it on the slopes on grandiose snow-covered plateaus!
PARADISKI : THE PARADISE OF SKIING
With direct access to the Paradiski ski area, Les Coches is very close to the Vanoise Express which takes you as far as Les Arcs. With 425 km of slopes, 130 ski lifts and more than 260 green, blue, red and black ski runs, discover the paradise of skiing. With a high point at 3250 metres, this immense ski area links the resorts of Les Arcs, Peisey-Vallandry and to ski in La Plagne. Unique in the world, this great terrain is for all snow sports lovers who are looking for a ski area without limits! Offering a wide variety of crests and slopes, reach the Aiguille Rouge and hurtle down the slopes to the snowy forests of Peisey.
The La Plagne ski area has a snowpark in Belle-Plagne which will perfectly meet the expectations of all riders. Beginners or experts, perfect your tricks and try out the different modules and rails. You will be able to discover the thrills of boardercross with its high turns and fully secured bumps. Finally, the mini half pipe on the snow front in Plagne Bellecôte will delight freestyle enthusiasts. Try new tricks upside down in the footsteps of the famous skier Kevin Rolland!
Fat Bike, Airboard, Snakegliss, Les Coches offers you a unique experience in the heart of the new glides. By mountain bike, on an inflatable sledge, hurtle down the slopes with new means of transport! Finally, treat yourself to a bobsleigh baptism on the mythical Olympic track of La Plagne? A descent at up to 120 km/h for a unique sliding sensation!
SKI RENTAL IN LES COCHES WITH SKI REPUBLIC
For ski hire les coches, trust the ski hire specialist, Ski Republic. In the resort of La Plagne, we have several shops, all close to your holiday homes. In the resort of les coches, you can find us in a warm and family atmosphere. Our team of mountain professionals will be happy to help you find the best deal in ski rentals in Les Coches. After booking online on our website, you can pick up your ski equipment in our shop with complete peace of mind. Regularly serviced, our equipment is guaranteed to provide you with exceptional skiing moments, whatever your level.
RENT YOUR SKIS AND PICK UP YOUR EQUIPMENT IN LES COCHES
To book your equipment online, simply enter your destination, fill in your dates of stay and then select a shop in Les Coches. Then, several ski packs are available, and you just have to choose according to your profile and your level. Can't decide? Don't panic! Our entire team of professionals is at your disposal to guide you and give you personalised advice for your booking.
COME AND SKI IN LES COCHES
To discover the resort of Les Coches, follow the A43 and A430 to Albertville then take the N90 towards Bourg-Saint-Maurice and take the exit Montchavin-Les-Coches. From the Landry and Aime-la-Plagne SNCF train stations, shuttles are available to take you to the various destinations in La Plagne. Buses provide transfers from Geneva, Lyon-Saint-Exupéry and Grenoble airports.