La Plagne ski holidays

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  • Piste Map Key

    1 Funicular, 2-14 Cable Cars or Gondolas,
    Bar/Restaurant

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  • Essentials

    • Resort Height

      Plagne Lauze: 1,800m Plagne Centre: 1,970m Belle Plagne: 2,050m

    • Transfer time

      Chambery 2hrs,

    • Typical costs

      · small beer €3 · litre of milk €2 · bottle of house wine €15 · cup of coffee €2

    • Glacier High Altitude Guaranteed Snow

      glacier resort

    • Fly from

      Dublin

    • Free ski/board social service
    • Family resort
    • Ski area with glacier skiing
    • Pistes over 2,500m

    • Advanced Ski Rating

      4

    • Intermediates Ski Rating

      5

    • Beginners Ski Rating

      4

    • Snowboarding Rating

      4

    More about the skiing in La Plagne

  • So what's it like?

    A group of villages spread across a vast exciting ski area

    At high altitude La Plagne is one of the most famous resorts in the world. It offers a wide variety of great skiing, from charming tree-lined runs to skiing above the clouds on the Bellecote glacier. There are 425km of piste, shared between La Plagne and Les Arcs, linked by the Vanoise Express cable car. We also feature Les Coches, a pretty skiing village and a fantastic value offering on the La Plagne side of the Paradiski area.

    • 2 for 1 Equipment

      Available on selected dates. Terms apply.

    • Area lift pass for the price of a local lift pass

    • Buy 1 get 1 50% for first time and improver packs

    • Pepi penguin childcare

    • Whizz/Whizzclusive childcare

    • €150 hotel credit

    Ski information

    Ski Information Beginners

    One of the most popular resorts for UK skiers, more Crystal customers learn to ski here than any other French resort featured in our guide. As part of one of the largest ski areas in the world, La Plagne offers not only a huge choice of runs for beginners at each resort level, but also beginner snow parks and dedicated learn to ski zones. With an experienced ski school and resort facilities geared up for beginners, La Plagne is a wise choice.

    Ski Information Intermediates

    An absolute dream for intermediates. From exhilarating motorway skiing to quiet powder runs in the trees, La Plagne has it all! Try the long run down to Champagny from La Grande Rochette or discover the fabulous skiing on the Glacier de Bellecôte.

    Ski Information Advanced

    Expert skiers will relish this superb area. Try the glorious powder between the trees down to Les Coches, or attempt the dramatic near vertical 2000m drop off the north face of the Bellecôte glacier, for 15kms of skiing (with a mountain guide) or try the breathtaking 7km Aiguille Rouge in Les Arcs.

    More about the skiing in La Plagne

    Nightlife

    · wide variety of cafés and bars plus 4 discos · Loup Blanc and La Mine Bar (Plagne 1800), Cheyenne Café and Le Tet (Belle Plagne), Showtime Café & The Spitting Feathers après ski bar (Bellecôte) with live music and Luna Bar (Plagne Centre) · Petit Chaperon Rouge

    Activities

    Leisure centre with spa treatments and fitness, outdoor ice skating, outdoor swimming pool, parapenting

    Eating out

    Massive choice throughout the villages· Fondues or raclette from around €20 · 3 course meal with wine for €25 · La Grange, Matafan and Le Bec Fin for local specialities. Try the traditional mountain restaurants including Le Petit Chaperon Rouge.

    Other amenities

    · Cleared winter walks · Cinemas with regular English films in Plagne Centre and Bellecôte · try the Olympic bobsleigh that sits just below the resort of La Plagne, a 10 minute bus ride away · visit the Igloo hotel for an unforgettable evening meal

    Special offers for winter 14/15

    Buy a local area lift and receive a free upgrade to an area lift pass for departures on 10 Jan and 14 & 21 Mar

    Kids ski free: free helmet for kids booking skis & boots
    Senior savers: reduced lift pass prices for seniors 65-71yrs

Ski accommodation in La Plagne

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