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LES ARCS
Skiing between: 850 - 3226 m, 200 km pist, 114 slopes, 76 lifts.


LES ARCS- The ski paradise with an exciting alpine enviroment, and suitable architecture, has a enchanting view over the highest mountain in Europe, Mont Blanc and the Isere valley. In Les Arcs there are four smaller villages situated. All on a height between 850-2000 m above sea level. The largest of them is called Bourg St. Maurice (850 m above sea level), and it has it’s own bus- and train station. From here you can take a lift to Arc 1600, this lift carries 280 people. If you want to go to Arc 1800 or Arc 2000 you can take the bus or a lift. From Bourg St. Maurice there also are buses to nearby ski villages like Val d’Isere and Tignes, where you can ski at a height between 1200-3226 m above sea level. Les Arcs is world known for having the fastest slope in the world, (233km/h at the World Championships in speed skiing), and also for having one of the longest and most exciting slopes- 7 km long, and at a height of 2026 m. And next to this there are about 200 km of slopes, 144 pisted slopes (13 green, 50 blue, 38 red,16 black). There is also 2750 hectare of offpist and 3850 hectare nature reserve. There are two different lift cards: The Versant lift card which is avalible in 38 lifts in Arc Pierre Blanche, and Arc 1800, and also for 21 lifts in Arc 2000 and Villaroger (except the Aiguille Rouge area). If you still aren’t pleased with that, you can buy the Garand Domaine lift card which is avalible in the entire Les Arcs area with 78 lifts. In Les Arcs there is room for everyone, regular skiiers, snowboarders (there is a halfpipe), telemarkers, but also for the ones that like Ski-Jumping or speed skiing, Except skiing there is possible to play squash, to go climbing, horse back riding, bowling, hang gliding, paragliding, ice skating, swimming and scooter driving. After a day of skiing the afterski awaits you. There are plenty of bars and pubs. The night you can spend at one of Les Arsc cosy cafées, restaurants, night clubs or “dunking” discos. There is also a museums, a movie theatre (7 saloons), some shopping malls, and many different shops and boutiques.
LES ARCS- for an exciting and snow filled vacation!

 







Les Arcs - Village view, Click to enlarge!




Experience the french cuisine in Les Arcs

FACTS LES ARCS
LOCATION: South eastern France, Savoie region - 620 km fr. Paris, 210 km fr. Lyon, 109 km fr. Chambéry,150 km fr. Geneve, 140 km fr. Grenoble, ca.30 km fr. Val d'Isere and Tignes.
SKI SLOPES:
200 km pist, 114 slopes (11 green, 48 blue, 39 red, 16 black). LIFTS: 76 lifts (31 regular lifts, 27 chair lifts, 2 gondols, 1 cabin lift, 10 baby lifts). SKI BUS: Free bus service between Arc 1600, 1800, 2000.CROSS COUNTRY SKIING: Ca. 30km prepares tracks (15 in Les Arcs and 15 km in Bourg Saint Mauritz). SKI SCHOOL: Education in different languages for all kinds of skiers SKI RENTAL: on location: slalom and cross country skies, boots, staffs, snowboards. OTHER SPORT POSSIBILITIES: climbing, swimming, hang-gliding, paragliding, squash, tennis,horse back riding, ice skating, snow scooters. ENTERTAINMENT: Restaurants, movie theatre, pubs, boutiques, night clubs, discotheques. OTHERS: post office, bank, medical station, pharmacy, tourist information, shops, shopping mall.


Speed - 233 km/h

Les Arcs pist map. Click to enlarge!

Snowboard in Les Arcs

 

 

HOTELS and APARTMENTS IN LES ARCS


RESIDENCE VACANTEL
Located 50-300 m from shops and 150 m from lifts. Apartments with 1-3 rooms, all with bathroms and fully equipped kitchenettes.

PIERRE ET VACANCES
250 m from lifts, the apartments are spread over two villages: Le Charvet and Les Villards. In Le Charvet you can find stores.Inside the different buildings there are no stairs, only platforms, so you easily can walk with your ski boots on.Apartments with 1-2 rooms, all with bathrooms and fully equipped kitchenettes. You can also find a reception, elevators, ski rental, ski school and TV-rental.

RESIDENCE CHARMETTOGER
7 buildings, all of them with 5 floors. Near stores and with a view over the Isere valley. 300 m from the closest ski lift. Different apartment alternatives, all with shower/wc, fully equipped kitchen, balcony, cable tv ( pay-per-view). Some apartments are suitable for disabled people. Gemensam reception (at Residence Aiguille) and sauna (at Residence Ruitor), ca 200m to public parking lot.
Studio 4 pers: 18,5 - 31m², Studio 4/5 pers: 28 - 30m², Apartment 5/6 pers: 28 - 34m², Apartment 6/7 pers: 40 - 50m², Apartment 7/8 pers: 48 - 73m².

Hotel CHARMETTOGER **
Located at the foot of the slopes, close to the lifts. The hotel has 170 rooms, all with shower/bath, wc, telephone, radio, sat- TV, balcony. At the hotel you can also find a restaurant, three elevators, terrace, laundry service, sauna, gym, ski rental, luggage disposal, safety box, garage, bar with pool table, videogames and activities.

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LES ARCS 1800 Prices in EUR/person/week. Accomodation in resp. apartment, or in hotel in doubleroom  
Hotel Charmettoger **, half pens 73 80 87 87 104 115 115 104 99 99 99 87 Request Sun-Sun
Res Vacantel, 2 pers, studio 139 165 218 218 319 383 383 319 234 218 165 165 Request 1 room
Res Vacantel, 5 pers, bilo 100 119 165 165 230 276 276 230 200 165 119 119 Request 2 rooms
Res Vacantel, 7 pers, trilo 102 118 143 143 226 258 258 226 173 143 118 118 Request 3 rooms
Maeva, Res. Charvet et Villards
2 pers, studio
172 172 207 231 326 406 375 301 231 207 186 172 Request 1 room
Maeva, Res. Charvet et Villards
3 pers, studio
129 129 154 175 245 306 280 227 175 154 140 129 Request 1 room
Maeva, Res. Charvet et Villards
4 pers, studio
118 118 140 158 223 277 252 205 158 140 126 118 Request 1 room
Maeva, Res. Charvet et Villards
5 pers, studio
94 94 112 126 178 222 202 164 126 112 101 94 Request 1 room
Maeva, Res. Charvet et Villards
5 pers, apart.
112 112 135 152 213 265 243 196 152 135 121 112 Request 2 rooms
Maeva, Res. Charvet et Villards
6 pers, apart.
114 114 137 153 216 269 247 199 153 137 123 114 Request 2 rooms
Res Charmettoger, 4 pers, studio 126 126 151 172 242 299 273 223 172 151 137 126 Request! 1 room
Res Charmettoger, 5 pers, studio 111 111 133 150 212 264 240 195 150 133 121 111 Request! 1 room
Res Charmettoger, 6 pers, apart. 125 125 150 170 238 296 270 219 170 150 136 125 Request! 2 rooms
Res Charmettoger, 7 pers, apart. 107 107 128 145 204 253 231 187 145 128 116 107 Request 2 rooms
Res Charmettoger, 8 pers, apart. 101 101 120 136 205 255 232 189 136 120 109 101 Request 2 rooms


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