The Alpe d'Huez resort, with its exceptional sunshine throughout the year and its marvelous panorama, well deserves its nickname "The island in the sun".
A dynamic resort
Its many activities and events make the Alpe d'Huez a very dynamic resort. The Alpe d´huez resort includes the whole panoply of successful winter holidays: restaurants, relaxation areas, ski schools, luxury residences, events, ski rental ...
In the year, the village has some 1300 inhabitants. Its castle, church, Brandes archaeological site, Théophile cave and the Oisan heritage house are notable monuments to visit in the surrounding area.
Its 300 days of sunshine per year and its high altitude guarantee you a holiday that is both sunny and snowy, with a remarkable panorama. For lovers of nature and winter sports, the Alpe d'Huez is a real paradise.
Ski area of Alpe d'Huez Grand Domaine Ski
The infrastructure consists of more than 80 ski lifts, 30 drags lifts, 23 chairs lifts, 9 cable cars and 3 cable cars. The 250kms of slopes make the Alpe d'Huez one of the largest ski areas in France.
More than 20 off-piste routes will delight free ride enthusiasts, and expert skiers can descend the Sarenne, the longest slope in the world (16km of descent), or the Tunnel which leads to one of the steepest French slopes.
For beginners, free lifts allow you to improve smoothly.
Good to know
- Two fitted snow parks (beginner and expert)
- A skicross track
For your ski rental in Alpe d'Huez, think about Netski! A real range of services to facilitate your stay, coupled with a selection of qualified, controlled and recent equipment. Pro as a beginner, you are sure to find what you are looking for!