Vallandry - Centre
Opening:From Dec 10, 2022
To Apr 29, 2023
Your ski hire in Vallandry
Situated at an altitude of 1600 metres, the Vallandry ski resort is a veritable alpine cocoon nestled in the Tarentaise valley. Wooden chalets, forests on the edge and grandiose panoramas await you with a privileged view of the Mont-Blanc. To discover this small natural setting, take advantage of our offers on ski and snowboard hire and book your ski equipment now. For ski hire, Ski Republic will provide you with all the equipment you need at the best price. Simply fill in your dates of stay and select one of our Vallandry rental shops. Thanks to online booking, you will benefit from personalised advice and all the expertise of our professionals and mountain enthusiasts.
THE VILLAGE OF PEISEY-VALLANDRY
The conquest of Mont-Pourri in 1861 by Michel Croz attracted the curiosity of tourists to this valley. As early as 1910, the first ski club was created and winter tourism developed in the 1920s, first in the commune of Peisey-Nancroix. Then in the 1960s, the resort of Peisey-Vallandry was created thanks to the Plan de l'Ours ski lift which linked the villages.
Grouping together several village resorts, Landry, Peisey, Le Villaret, Moulin, Nancroix and Pont Baudin, Peisey Vallandry plunges you into the heart of mountain life. These typical and authentic hamlets guarantee you a change of scenery and well-being from the moment you arrive.
Thanks to its geographical position, the village of Vallandry is in the heart of the Vanoise National Park. Created in 1963, its vocation is to protect the mountain fauna and flora and to preserve the environmental richness, such as rocks, plants... Today, the Vanoise is home to emblematic species such as the Alpine ibex and the chamois. This territory is a protected area that is indispensable for raising awareness of respect for and protection of nature. Near Bourg-Saint-Maurice, you can reach Les Arcs by funicular.
VALLANDRY: PARADISE SKI AREA
The Peisey-Vallandry ski area is very popular for its intimacy thanks to its surrounding forest setting. Sheltered from the wind, skiers enjoy the slopes where larch and spruce trees plunge them into a magical snowy atmosphere. Offering an incredible view of the Beaufortain and Vanoise massifs, the Vallandry ski area is renowned for the quality of its snow cover and its natural site.
Thanks to the numerous ski lifts and the Vanoise Express, you can easily access the Paradiski area. Linking Les Arcs ski resort to La Plagne, it is a huge playground for all snow and skiing enthusiasts. Spread over more than 307 hectares, Paradiski is a land of adventure and discovery in the heart of nature.
Starting from Vallandry, you can reach in a few minutes the slopes of Montchavin and Les Coches to ski in the La Plagne area. Composed of 17 fun areas, you can have fun with family or friends on the snowparks for freestyle enthusiasts and on the competition stadiums for the more experienced. And for unique sliding experiences, freeride areas allow you to create your own track on the still virgin snowy slopes to get to know the summits and hurtle down the domain.
The Nordic area of Vallandry plunges you into a Far North atmosphere with an exceptional site for a unique winter escape. You will be overwhelmed with a feeling of freedom thanks to the numerous cross-country ski runs for alternative skiing and skating. Nearly 43km of tracks are accessible with a biathlon stadium to test your shooting skills.
Various ski touring itineraries will allow you to learn and improve your skills during outings in the powder fields. Equipped with sealskins, you will reach the summits and discover every wild corner of the domain for unique sensations in the heart of the mountains. Finally, you will be able to try out joëring skiing, this discipline combining driving and skiing to discover the mountain in a different way!
ACTIVITIES IN VALLANDRY: SPORT AND NATURE
IN WINTER, HOLIDAYS AT THE SUMMIT
Take to the snowy paths for snowshoe walks in the heart of a wild and unspoilt nature. Tours are accessible from Vallandry to take you to discover the secret spots of the domain. In addition, the resort offers dog sledding outings to bring you a little closer to nature and become a real musher. For unforgettable family moments, classic and scripted toboggan runs are available in the Vallandry and Paradiski areas for guaranteed laughs.
In Peisey-Vallandry, you can practice climbing on amazing natural ice cascades. A unique and sporting winter activity, this is an experience to be discovered to get closer to nature and its beauty. Finally, gain height with a paragliding flight and fly over the whole area for guaranteed thrills!
IN SUMMER, DISCOVERY AND PLEASURE
The Peisey-Vallandry bike park is made up of several marked routes for downhill mountain biking and electric bikes. In addition, several enduro and cross-country tracks located in Les Arcs are accessible from the resort. Lovely mountain walks will offer you privileged moments with nature. In the heart of the Vanoise Park, you can escape on hiking trails and discover the high mountain fauna and flora. Finally, mountaineering, via ferrata and white-water sports are available to get a taste of the adrenalin of the summits and get closer to the surrounding wilderness.
ACCESS TO VALLANDRY
Are you going on holiday to Peisey-Vallandry? To come to the resort of Haute-Tarentaise by car, take the A43 motorway to Chambéry then Albertville and follow the RN90 towards Bourg-Saint-Maurice. Then just take the Landry-Peisey exit. If you come by train, Landry railway station is regularly served. Located only 7km from the ski resort, it offers shuttle bus transfers to Peisey. Finally, from the airports of Chambéry, Geneva and Lyon-Saint-Exupéry, there are buses in winter to the ski resorts of Savoie.