The village of Tignes is one of the highest in Europe at 2070 metres, therefore ensuring reliable snow and it is well known for the variety of terrain it has to offer.  The lift systems are interconnected with Val D’Isere.  There are wonderful bowls on top of the mountains for intermediate skiers and boarders and the experts will never be disappointed as they will find some of the best powder skiing available in Europe due to the high altitude.  The Grande Monte Glacier provides good skiing all year round.

Gateway City             Geneva 178km / Lyon 241km

Why Tignes

  • High altitude resort means great snow from early in the season
  • Great choice of accommodation with the majority being ski in ski out so no lugging the gear to the slopes

Tignes Mountain Statistics

Summit 3450m
Base 1550m
Vertical 1900m
Lifts 94
Runs 300km
Average Snowfall 536cm
Beginner 14%
Intermediate 40%
Advanced 46%