La Plagne resort information:
1250 - 3250 metres.
Click the piste map of La Plagne to enlarge
The various districts of La Grande Plagne:
Plagne, Plagne-Village, Aime 2000 and Plagne Bellecote, are distributed
over a plateau between Chambery and Aosta, surrounded by glaciers. The different
areas are all linked by bus. Access via Aime (18 km). Railway station: Aime,
bus service. Child minding service, cinema, discotheques, hang gliding.
Access: La Plagne
is 149km (97 miles) from Geneva airport and is linked by a ski bus service. There
is also a bus link to Lyon airport, 180km (113 miles) away and to Chambery.
Rail services operate to Aime, 5km (3 miles) from the high villages within the resort
and Plagne Montalbert. TGV trains operate from Paris in a little over 4 hours
and there are also overnight sleepers. A rail service to nearby Bourg St Maurice
station also operates weekly in the winter from London through the Channel Tunnel.
For Montchavin and les Coches skiers should use Landry station and for Champagny
en Vanoise, Motiers. A shuttle bus service operates around La plagne's
various villages during the day and part of the night, it is not included in the
lift ticket however.
Driving time from Calais is about 9 hours not counting stops. Take the A6 from Paris
to Lyon then to Chambery on the A43 then Albertville on the A430, followed by the
N90 dual-carriageway to Motiers. Continue on the N90 to Aime and then the road to
la Plagne. For Plagne Montalbert take the road for Longefoy from Aime and for Montchavin
les Coches continue for 7km (4 miles) on the N90 beyond Aime to the Landry turn-off
then follow the signs to the village.
La Plagne in summer
25 tennis courts, 2 heated swimming pool, riding, 70 km hikes,
grass-skiing, summer skiing on the Bellecote glacier (3200 m), 7 lift facilities.
La Plagne in winter
Purpose built ski resort, ideal for beginners and intermediates
with door-stop skiing and some runs for advanced skiers. There are 100 lifts covering
200 km of ski pistes: 1 cable car, 6 cable cabins, 27 chair lifts and 66 drag lifts.
Glacier skiing. 45 km of cross country skiing. Ice skating, swimming pool, hang
Altitude :1250 - 3250 m
Pistes :220 km: blue: 80 km / red:
90 km / black: 50 km
Tow lifts: 66
Chair lift/s: 33
Cable car/s: 8
Cable cabin/s: 2
Going out / Aprs ski :
Restaurants : 116, Bars : 93, Pubs : 7, Discos : 7, Cinema, Concerts
Sport & Fitness all year :
Swimming Pool, Sauna/steam room, Solarium, Fitness centre, Massage, Paragliding,
Sport & Fitness winter :
Cross country skiing, Toboggan, Ice rink, Dog sleigh, Snow scooter
Ski school :
Ski and Snowboard school : 13, Instructors : 550, Group ski lessons
Childcare service, Ski kindergarten, Baby sitter, Piste for children, Children's
ski piste with ski lift
Other activities :Torch lit descents.
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