Winter Hautes Alpes

Hautes Alpes Winter sports

All the good.

Winter sports like a god in France.
The expression, live like a god in France, is absolutely applicable to a ski holiday in the Haute Alpes.

Here you can find all the good, what makes a ski holiday even more impressive. Blue skies, lots of sunshine, and extremely snowy slopes, especially on the north side of the Haute Alpes.

The ski area is known for its exceptional good powder snow, and the special micro climates around the Mont Pelvoux and in the Queyras.

However, there are also disadvantages to the skiing in this part of France. Unfortunately, many lifts are outdated, although lately it is modernized, and the accommodations are not always of the highest level.

And, it is not winter sports destination that is very easy to reach.

Do you take all this for granted, and why would you not do that, then you come in a fantastic winter destination, which is unprecedented in France, and perhaps beyond.

Top ski resorts - Winter sports Hautes Alpes

Briançon - Serre Chevalier Vallée Briançon - Serre Chevalier Vallée Orcières 1850 Orcières 1850
La Grave La Grave Puy St Vincent Puy St Vincent
Le Dévoluy Le Dévoluy Risoul Risoul
Les Orres Les Orres Vars Vars
Montgenèvre Montgenèvre

French atmosphere

The real French ski villages.
The ski villages in the Haute Alpes, are typically French. Many apartments flats, often without the latest developments,

But, this ski region also has huge advantage, in addition to the excellent slopes and the enormous good snow conditions. The price,

The prices are generally much lower than in the Haute Savoie and Savoie, and especially outside the holiday season, it is very quiet here, which also has its advantages.

Other Winter Sports

Perfect powder snow in the entire season.
Are you looking for other winter sports, besides skiing and snowboarding on the snowy slopes, you can certainly find that in this region,

Although not everything is possible anywhere.

Tourist Information

Comité Départemental du Tourisme des Hautes-Alpes
avenue Maréchal Foch 13 05000 Gap
Telepone: +33 (0)492 536200