How much snow is there in France?
Depth depends on the height of the mountain, it ranges from 60cm to 250cm of snow, and the depth is actually in Abriès.
Which ski resorts are in the area of Mont Blanc?
That would be Gavarnie Gèdre ski resort located at an altitude of 2400m and the Ski Pass Mont Blanc ski lifts up to 3840m.
Can I reserve skis online?
Of course you can, you will also have a fifty percent savings when you order online.
What is the most convenient airport to the ski areas in France?
Near the ski areas in France there are about forty airports and among the closest Chambery airport.
Is there anything to do in French resorts during the summer season?
Of course, you can enjoy biking, hiking, rock climbing and many other activities, resorts are attractive throughout the year.
Do they have facilities for children in the French resorts?
There is so-called children’s village where the children can learn skiing, playgrounds and nannies for children.
Which resort is best suited for paragliding?
That would be Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, where you can enjoy any snow sport that comes to your mind.
What would be the additional payments?
What has the additional costs is to ensure, passes for ski lifts, skiing instruction and treatments in spa centers.
Is it advisable to avoid French resorts during holiday times?
Yes it is because a big number of people come here, it would be advisable to book accommodation in advance.
Which destination of the French mountain resorts is best for your summer holiday?
Méribel provides the most activities both in winter and in the summer season.
Where is national park Vanoza situated?
It is located in the Tarentaise region as an extension of the Italian National Park Gran Paradiso.
What is the most attractive place for climbers in France?
Mountain peak Mont Blanc, glacier Mer de Glace and Aiguille du Midi – shaped like a huge pyramid.
According to the law is it required to be wearing a helmet in France?
It is not but it is recommended for your own safety.
How can I get from La Plagne to Les Arcs?
By Vanoise Express cable car, it links these two areas.
At what height is Mont Blanc?
Mont Blanc reaches a height of almost five thousand meters.
Is it true that France does not have as many restrictions as in North America for skiing?
In France there are no such restrictions, and it is allowed the van ride and to go off regular tracks but it is best to bring a guide if you do not know the tracks very well.
How modern are the ski lifts in France?
They are highly equipped; they have high-speed six-sweaters, modern high-tech, and state of the art cable cars.
Is the French resorts nightlife any good?
The majority of French resorts have good nightlife with music that will keep you on your feet until the morning.
Skiing is an activity that has a history of about five millennia with origins from Scandinavia and possibly China. As for the modern alpine category it usually takes place in a ski resort or arranged track.