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Address: 105 Place de la Gare, 73700, Bourg Saint Maurice, France
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+33 4 79 07 12 57
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 12:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Les Arcs ski resort is an atypical resort that faces Mont Blanc and...

Les Arcs ski resort is an atypical resort that faces Mont Blanc and overlooks the Upper Tarentaise Valley. This openness provides a 360° panorama. Its South-Easterly orientation is synonymous with sunshine and breathtaking sunsets over the surrounding summits.

An area where renowned athletes can perform, this playground with its unequalled variety can guarantee you some wonderful memories!

Its 4 high altitude, car-free and "ski-to-the-door" villages (Arc 2000, Arc 1950, Arc 1800 & Arc 1600)all enjoy their own style, which you can discover at will...

An integral part of Paradiski, the 2nd largest inter-linked ski area in the world, more than 70% of Les Arcs' pistes are above 2000m, a variety of situations that can provide "all-weather" skiing for abilities on "pistes Natur'" and forest slopes...and fun zones!

Let us know what you think about the resort to even further enhance the quality of your welcome, your information and your guidance inside the resort.

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Very good choice for a week

The resort is in fact a gathering of several substations. The liaisons are very easy. The whole domain is huge and diversified. Globally the lift are OK and quite fast. A very... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
quintnico
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Charbonnieres-les-Bains, France
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first ski holiday and we were (are) absolute beginners. the lessons were booked via Club Med at Les Arc 2000. The first lesson consisted of walking on skis and skiing down wide slopes which were not steep. We also used rope lifts and a moving carpet travellator. For the second lesson we returned to one of the... More 

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France
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192 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything is made here for you to spend your money - from the toll on the road (to prevent the cars in the resort" to the parking lot downhill for people to leave their car and use public transport.. ski passes over expensive and huge crowds on the slops - not really allowing you to enjoy. You are better to... More 

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Charbonnieres-les-Bains, France
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149 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The resort is in fact a gathering of several substations. The liaisons are very easy. The whole domain is huge and diversified. Globally the lift are OK and quite fast. A very good choice for families with children 8+ for a week

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Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom
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235 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Visited after a 2 year break for a day on the La Plagne Ski pass. Great ski safari to Les Arc and very different from the rugged La Plagne . Linear skiing on angle in trees if bad weather lower slopes and villages . More difficult stuff mid mountain and on the upper lift system . Great trek across the... More 

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Just had a superb long weekend with my oldest friends skiing in Les Arcs. It was -8C at Arc 1600 with no morning sun, so we nipped straight up Arpette and slid down to Arcabulle on the 1950/2000 side. Despite being -22C the sun was out and most welcoming, so we went large down the Arcabulle reds, froze on the... More 

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Diss, United Kingdom
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527 reviews
170 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

There is so much choice in Les Arcs which is part of the Paradiski ski area, linked to La Plagne. The snow was pretty good up high and the runs down were well served with snow cannons. Even though only 50% of the runs were open, they were well maintained. There is a wide variety of places to stay in... More 

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Thank jude9999_10
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

If you're in la Plagne, a must do is to do a day visit to Les Arcs. A day lift pass is usually included in the La Plagne lift pass and there a super fast gondola connection between the 2 resorts.

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Ripon
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11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We chose to go to Les Arcs in March as some of the family were beginners and the resort is excellent for these. We drove there with the drive up the mountain clear in late March (but we had snow chains in case). We had pre-booked parking (show booking at the barrier at the entrance to the resort). We stayed... More 

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lancaster
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

took a chance a the end of the season, perfect resort for families, great collection of runs for all levels, only disappointment was the lack of decent food shopping ( next time will buy what we need in bourg) Go to 1800 for night life, 1950 is pretty and don't believe the reviews about 2000 its not buzzing ,but has... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

Three of us visited les arcs, Saint Foy, Val d'isere and Tignes and la Rosiere as part of a snowboarding road trip. We all felt that Les Arcs was slightly dissapointing. Ok, our boards had all had a hard trip and we're starting to run slow and it was spring snow, but there seemed to be lots of flat bits... More 

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