Welcome to Avoriaz Skiing!
If you’re looking at short ski breaks in Avoriaz, Solo Ski Holidays or just doing a general search for ski holidays France we can help you! Our site aims to give you lots of information relating to this area.
Where is Avoriaz?
Avoriaz is a resort in the French mountains. It is right in the middle of Portes Du Soleil which is a major skiing area and destination in the French Alps.
What is the history of Avoriaz?
In 1965 Jean Vuarnet (an olympic champion) was asked to develop the skiing opportunities in and around Morzine in the French Alps. The North of the Hauts Fort mountain was to become the home of Avoriaz. Gerard Bremont was the person Jean Vuarnet went to to seek help on the project. Bremont thought the whole plan up and found excellent architects to help him realize his thoughts. Eventually lift connections connected skiing areas all the way through the French and Swiss mountains. Avoriaz used to be more of a jet setters high fashion ski resort, now it thrives as a key, mainstream ski resort in the Alps.
Where can you stay in Avoriaz?
Avoriaz is a mainstream ski site - this means it is designed to accommodate for all types of ski holidays. From budget to luxury you can find absolutely everything and anything in the way of accommodation here. There are ski in ski out chalets for the more experienced skier or snowboarder, these come with varying levels of luxury - from jacuzzi’s and open fires to food deliveries and private chefs. See our page on Avoriaz accommodation for more information.
What is there to do in Avoriaz?
There is a huge amount to do in this resort. If you enjoy sports you won’t be left bored. There are many different ski slopes (each with varying skill levels) for those who really like to make the most of the ski facilities. You can find plenty of equipment hire facilities if you’re a beginner or simply prefer to hire equipment. You can also enjoy lots of different adrenaline sports which come in varying levels of intensity depending on how brave you want to be! For those wanting more of a relaxing time there are plenty of walking facilities as well as a great selection of lovely eateries and relaxing spa’s.
To watch a live webcam of Avoriaz visit here - http://www.avoriaz.com/en/discovering/interactive-tour/pictures-videos-and-webcam?tab=webcam