Ski rental Les Saisies
Snowy slopes, pretty chalets and stone and wood residences give Les Saisies an undeniable character - earning it the nickname of "French Tyrol". Les Saisies is a welcoming family-friendly resort with shops, restaurants, child care facilities and shops to make your stay stress-free. Directly at the foot of the slopes, Les Saisies lets you fully enjoy the joys of the mountains - especially skiing! Les Saisies ski area will open from December to April.
Ski area focus
The ski area of Les Saisies has something for everyone - regardless of skiing ability. The natural and easily accessed ski area is particularly suitable for children and beginners. More seasoned skiers can head straight for the highest runs to descend at speed between forests and alpine pastures. In all, Les Saisies ski area has 77km of pistes and 31 ski lifts. And if you want to mix it up and experience new thrills you can head over to the Espace Diamant, where there are no less than 152 runs spread over 180km and connected by 81 lifts. This huge ski area links Les Saisies with 4 other resorts (Crest Voland Cohennoz, Notre Dame de Bellecombe, Praz sur Arly and Flumet). From beginner to expert and everything in between, everyone can find the slope for them in Espace Diamant. There is also a beautiful Nordic ski area (which hosted the cross-country and biathlon events during the Olympic Games in Albertville in 1992) making it possible to enjoy the joys of cross-country skiing at 1650m of altitude. Here you'll find 17 trails (including 15 trails and 2 loops on the Palette plateau) to delight passionate cross-country skiers. A biathlon stadium, children's trail and "Nordic park" (an area of free play) complete the area for maxmimum enjoyment.
If you're not looking to ski at Les Saisies, or want to add some extra activities to your itinerary, the resort has plenty to offer regardless of age or ability. Discover the mountains at a slower pace and visit the magnificent waterfalls by hiking, snowshoeing or dog sledding. Pick up the speed slightly and try your hand at ski joëring or snowmobiling. Or go further and jump on Space Mountain, essentially a sled mounted on rails, to descend 800m at speed -with certain passages just 8m above the ground! And make sure you check the resort's program of different events and performances while you're there.