Weekend Break Itinerary for Skiing & Snowboarding in Val d'Isère
Just a few days to ski in Val d'Isère?
For your ski weekend or short ski break book your low cost daily flights here!
A week off used to be the only practical way to consider a ski holiday, but regular Jet2.com flights throughout the winter to Geneva, Lyon and Grenoble mean there are plenty of opportunities to sneak away for just a few exhilarating days if you fancy a weekend ski break in Val d'Isère.
Obviously it is important to organise everything in advance to maximise those precious hours on the slopes, but this can also be cheaper!
To enable maximum time on the snow Val d'Isère lies just 175km/2.8h drive time from Geneva.
The closest rail station to Val d'Isère is Bourg St Maurice which is 30km from the resort. Trains here are easy to come by (SNFC +33 (0) 836353535). Upon arrival you can take one of the frequent buses or taxi to the resort. Buses are available to book at Altibus.
Alternatively why not drive low cost - Jet2.com Car Hire can offer you great value, low cost car rental in all Jet2.com destinations - find out further details and to book online visit the Jet2.com Car Hire website.
Other factors which make Val d'Isère an excellent weekend resort include the range of skiing for all levels, excellent aprés-ski and an extensive range of non-skiing facilities. Due to its high altitude snow throughout the majority of the season is pretty much guaranteed, making it a good choice if you only have a couple of days! Also, why not consider midweek breaks and take further advantage of great flight prices and of course the emptier slopes!
Book cheap flights online with Jet2.com, the low cost airline, to Grenoble, Lyon or Geneva for fantastic weekend ski breaks in the French resort of Val d'Isère.
Val d'Isère Stats
Val d'Isère | France | Ski & Snowboarding Resort Stats:
Length of Pistes: 300km
Highest Peak: 3488
Snow Parks: 2
Cable Cars/Gondolas: 10
Chair Lifts: 46
Total Lifts: 97
Beginner : 16%
Intermediate : 44%
Advanced : 25%
Expert : 17%