Ste Foy Tarentaise - Centre
Opening:From Dec 10, 2022
To Apr 16, 2023
YOUR SKI HIRE IN SAINTE-FOY TARENTAISE
In the heart of the Tarentaise valley, enjoy a skiing holiday in a typical mountain village. Surrounded by a rich, wild and preserved nature, the village of Sainte-Foy Tarentaise welcomes you and plunges you as soon as you arrive in a real alpine cocoon. Ski Republic takes care of your ski rental in Sainte-Foy Tarentaise for a successful holiday with family or friends! Discover all our rental offers online and take advantage of exceptional rates to hurtle down the slopes of the domain. Located close to Val d'Isère, La Rosière and Tignes, the resort stands out for its natural atmosphere and Savoyard traditions.
THE VILLAGE OF SAINTE-FOY TARENTAISE
The village welcomed its first tourists as early as 1930 with the forerunners of skiing. Cradle of skiing, the Tarentaise gradually developed its winter tourist activity and created the resort of Sainte Foy in 1990. It thus became the youngest ski resort in the Alps. From the very first ski club "Union Sportive La Tarine" to Jean-Claude Killy's training sessions, the resort is a real land of champions!
Wooden chalets, unspoilt nature, large unspoilt spaces, this is what makes up the village of Sainte-Foy Tarentaise. A real jewel of the valley, you disconnect as soon as you arrive in the resort. From the highest point at 2620 metres above sea level, you can enjoy an exceptional panorama and a 360° view over the whole valley and the high peaks. Proud of its pastoral activity and its rich traditional heritage, the resort protects its mountain atmosphere and its natural setting. Numerous excursions will allow you to discover the surroundings and the high peaks.
SAINTE-FOY TARENTAISE SKI AREA
An ideal family resort for children, Sainte Foy Tarentaise allows all skiers to enjoy the slopes and have fun, whatever their level of skiing. Thus, the resort promotes "Natural Ski", combining pure sliding sensations and nature protection. Numerous ungroomed natural ski slopes in the forest allow you to discover protected areas while observing nature. In addition, the snow front is accessible free of charge for beginners and children. So everyone can take advantage of the green slopes to learn the technical basics and have fun in complete safety. Spread over 800 hectares, the Sainte-Foy Tarentaise ski area delights young and old alike!
Offering infinite possibilities for sliding, Sainte-Foy Tarentaise is a very popular destination for those who love sliding and especially freeride skiing. Composed of 3 freeride zones, the domain allows lovers of virgin slopes to make their own tracks in a preserved natural environment. Fully marked out and secure terrain for unique off-piste sensations.
The Sainte-Foy ski area offers unique and exceptional ski touring outings. Accompanied by a high mountain guide, you can get off the beaten track and admire nature while reaching the summits. In addition, off-piste skiing and heliskiing are possible to discover this immense domain where nature and wide open spaces benefit from immaculate snow.
Close to the Italian Alps, the resort of Sainte Foy benefits from significant easterly returns creating heavy snowfalls throughout the season. Thus, skiers enjoy quality snow thanks to the natural assets of the resort.
ALL THE ACTIVITIES OF SAINTE-FOY TARENTAISE
IN WINTER, LIFE IN THE MOUNTAINS
Enjoy the thrills of Sainte-Foy Tarentaise with numerous activities to discover nature and dive into a dreamlike unievrs for your holidays.
The resort brings you a little closer to nature and invites you to explore secret natural sites where the mythical summits silently watch over. From the listed village of Monal to the natural site of the Vallon du Clou, numerous snowshoe hikes will allow you to explore large virgin snowy areas and thus discover the mountain heritage. Nearly 568 hectares of protected forests surround the village where marked trails are accessible to hikers.
Looking for moments of relaxation? The resort offers three large wellness areas to recharge your batteries in front of the mountains. Jaccuzzi, hammam, spa, get away from it all and treat yourself to a break of pleasure!
IN SUMMER, IN THE HEART OF NATURE
Situated at the gateway to the Vanoise National Park, Sainte-Foy Tarentaise offers many hiking trails to explore the surrounding fauna and flora. Created in 1963, the Park participates in the protection of the environment by raising the awareness of walkers. This immense natural territory will plunge you into a dreamlike world where nature reigns supreme.
During the summer period, the Sainte-Foy ski area gives way to downhill mountain bike enthusiasts and electrically assisted bikes. A large bike park and numerous mountain bike trails are accessible via chairlifts. You can hurtle down the trails in the forest and discover the mountain in a different way.
ACCESS TO THE RESORT OF SAINTE-FOY TARENTAISE
To stay in Sainte-Foy Tarentaise, you have to take the direction of Albertville (A43 motorway from Chambéry and A41 from Annecy and Grenoble). Then follow the RN90 to reach Bourg-Saint-Maurice and the Haute-Tarentaise valley and finally Saint-Foy. The Bourg-Saint-Maurice railway station is 12 km away. Several bus lines allow you to reach the station. Finally, from the airports of Lyon-Saint-Exupéry, Geneva, Grenoble and Chambéry, shuttles provide a link to the ski resorts of Savoie.