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About Tignes

 

Tignes - Val Claret is a high altitude, snow-sure resort enjoying year round skiing on the Grand Motte Glacier. Together with Val d'Isere, Tignes makes up the Espace Killy, one of the world's greatest ski areas. For many advanced and intermediate skiers, the huge variety of slopes here, makes this a resort without parallel. With 300k of pisted skiing and extensive off-piste opportunities, the Espace Killy is an awesome ski area. The lifts on the nursery slopes are free and there is a free shuttle bus service operating continuously throughout the day, linking all parts of the resort. Tignes offers spectacular scenery, an endless choice of runs for everyone- beginner to expert and an ultra-efficient lift and bus system.

The Daily Telegraph dated Saturday 6th October 2007 listed Tignes Val Claret as a resort that it would recommend for skiing from November to May

Top Ten Ski Resorts Daily Telegraph Sat Oct 18th 2008 - Tignes France - Snow is guaranteed for much of the year, as is some of the best off-piste in the Alps, and a direct route to neighbouring Val d'IsereWhy go The 4,500ft drop from the top of the Grande Motte glacier down to the furnicular station at Val Claret is one of the great pistes of the Alps.

Ski Club of Great Britain - Tignes: For the serious snow enthusiast, Tignes - regarded as Val d'Isère's older (more sensible) brother - has it all. Join the hardcore masses and take advantage of the amazing terrain available as part of L'Espace Killy. Be prepared for long days up the mountain before relaxing evenings in the local bars and restaurants - you'll be ready for an early night.

 

 

 

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