Val d’Isère Universal French skiing resort

It’s often difficult to choose where to spend your holidays with your family or your friends because everyone has a different daily rhythm and tastes. The best solution is to spend your holidays one by one, each one for itself or…… could visit Val d’Isère ski resort in France?

Val d'Isere Ski Resort, Snowboarding
Mike at Val d’Isere: Photo on Flickr by Geof Wilson / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

A lot of summer activities in Val d’Isère skiing resort

Val d’Isère is a place you can also visit in summer. You should ask why? The answer is simple! It’s a universal place charming with its beauty no matter when you decide to go there. If you have already visited this place in winter, you might be curious to see it in summer. A lot of activities as yoga, electric car track, paragliding, hiking & trekking, mountain biking, cycling, aerial adventure tour, acroval, tennis, fishing, shooting sport and many others are proposed (we can’t point all the activities available here, they are too many and too varied!).

Cycling the Col de I'Iseran near Val d’Isère, France
Cycling the Col de I’Iseran near Val d’Isère: Photo on Flickr by will_cyclist / CC BY-NC 2.0

What else can you do ?

You can also escape summer’s heat in this great place, enjoying the fresh air. Beautiful green fields will give you a desire to make a picnic with your family or with your friends. You will be also pleasantly surprised by apartment’s and hotels which are very comfortable, light and perfectly clean. By the way, don’t forget to visit restaurants and cafes of Val d’Isere. Their dishes and cocktails will make your day much better.

Find a compromise between quiet and fun!

If you are an office worker spending all your day behind your computer, you may have a desire to practice some sport during your holidays and to be more dynamic. On the contrary, if your job is too dynamic you may need a little peace and quiet. In both cases, we recommend you the same thing: book a ski apartment in Val d’Isere! This place will be a real compromise for those who are in search of calm and fun at the same time. For example, you can spend absolutely exciting holidays practicing ski. It doesn’t matter if you are a beginner or a professional skier, there are different ski slopes for different levels and even for children.

Val d'Isere Night, France, Ski Resort
Val d’Isere at Night: Photo on Flickr by Antoine Durieux / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

According to feelings you want to have you can choose to ski or to watch people skiing while you are enjoying the perfect view. You can also enjoy walking in the snow or reading a great book around the fireplace… Whatever you like, it is in Val d’Isère!

To find an accommodation that fit your interests, don’t hesitate to ask local real estate agencies. They will give you some advices that will help you to define the exact location to choose… and places to avoid!

About Corine Smith


I am Corine, an amateur writer. I am a married lady, an independent solo traveler, who enjoys reading and cooking. Hopefully, I will learn a musical instrument this year.

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