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Plan Peisey Ski Resort Review

Wertu ski expert
May 4, 2024

Plan Peisey is a charming ski-in, ski-out resort that offers a unique blend of traditional alpine charm and modern convenience, nestled in the heart of the Paradiski area, boasting an extensive network of slopes suitable for all skill levels.

Plan Peisey overview

Stats

4.4
/5
Rating
1600
m
Resort height
3226
m
Summit

KM of slopes

104
Beginners
70
Intermediates
104
Experts
200
Total

Best for

Beginners
Intermediates
Experts
Fun
Fun
Poor
Fun
Couples
Fun

Plan Peisey for beginners

Beginners rating -
104
Perfect
Plan Peisey is a great choice for beginners, with a large number of green and blue runs that are perfect for those just starting out. The resort also offers a ski school with experienced instructors who can help beginners learn the ropes. The Vanoise Express, a lift that's easy to use and accessible from beginner areas, allows new skiers to explore the resort at their own pace.

Plan Peisey for intermediates

Intermediates rating -
Intermediates
Perfect
Intermediate skiers will find Plan Peisey to be a great fit with its wide range of blue and red pistes. The Vanoise Express, the world's largest cable car, provides access to a vast network of intermediate-friendly slopes, including the scenic runs down to Vallandry. The resort also offers a good mix of terrain, with the tree-lined runs of Peisey and the high-altitude slopes of the Aiguille Grive, providing a variety of challenges to enhance your skiing skills.

Plan Peisey for advanced

Advanced skiers rating -
Experts
Perfect
Advanced skiers will find Plan Peisey to be a thrilling playground. The resort is home to the infamous 'Aiguille Rouge', a challenging black run that descends from the highest point of the ski area. Additionally, the off-piste opportunities in the area are abundant, with the Vanoise Express cable car providing access to a variety of steep and challenging terrains.

Plan Peisey for snowboarders

Snowboarders rating -
Fun
Perfect
Plan Peisey is a snowboarder's delight with its diverse terrain and well-maintained snowparks. The resort offers a variety of slopes, from gentle ones for beginners to challenging black runs for the more experienced riders. The Vanoise Express cable car provides easy access to the vast Paradiski area, opening up a world of off-piste opportunities and freeriding zones, making it a fantastic choice for snowboarders seeking adventure and variety.

Plan Peisey for off-pistes

Off-pistes rating -
Fun
Perfect
Plan Peisey offers a diverse range of off-piste opportunities for freeriders. The Vanoise Express cable car provides access to untouched powder fields and steep descents, perfect for those seeking a thrilling ride. The resort also boasts a high-altitude snowpark, complete with natural half-pipes and jumps, offering a unique playground for freeriders.

Plan Peisey for families

Families rating -
Fun
Perfect
Plan Peisey is a fantastic choice for families, offering a range of accommodations close to ski lifts and a variety of family-friendly amenities. The resort features a dedicated beginner's area, making it an ideal place for young or novice skiers to learn and practice. Off the slopes, families can enjoy activities such as snowshoeing, dog sledding, and paragliding. The resort also boasts a childcare center for the little ones, allowing parents to enjoy some time on the more challenging slopes.

Plan Peisey apres-ski

Apres-ski rating -
Perfect
Poor
Plan Peisey offers a more relaxed apr├Ęs-ski atmosphere, perfect for those who prefer a calm evening after a day on the slopes. You can unwind at the local bars such as Le Mojo or L'Alpage, both known for their cozy ambiance and excellent selection of drinks. For those seeking a bit more excitement, there's a free shuttle service to nearby Les Arcs, where you can find a wider range of nightlife options.

Plan Peisey

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Plan Peisey food scene

Plan Peisey is a fantastic choice for families, offering a range of accommodations close to ski lifts and a variety of family-friendly amenities. The resort features a dedicated beginner's area, making it an ideal place for young or novice skiers to learn and practice. Off the slopes, families can enjoy activities such as snowshoeing, dog sledding, and paragliding. The resort also boasts a childcare center for the little ones, allowing parents to enjoy some time on the more challenging slopes.