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Vallandry

Ski Resort Review

Wertu ski expert
May 4, 2024
Vallandry, nestled in the heart of the Paradiski area, offers an intimate village atmosphere with tree-lined runs, extensive off-piste opportunities, and direct access to the vast ski terrain of Les Arcs and La Plagne.

Vallandry

overview

Stats

4.4
/5
Rating
1560
m
Resort height
3226
m
Summit

KM of slopes

104
Beginners
70
Intermediates
104
Experts
200
Total

Best for

Beginners
Intermediates
Experts
Boarders
Fun
Poor
Fun
Couples
Fun

Vallandry

for beginners

Beginners rating -
104
Perfect
Vallandry is a great choice for beginners, with a dedicated nursery area and a variety of gentle green and blue runs. The ski school is well-regarded, offering lessons for all ages and abilities, and the resort's lifts are easy to use and accessible from the beginner areas. The resort is also known for its safety record and less crowded slopes, allowing beginners to learn at their own pace without feeling rushed or overwhelmed.

Vallandry

for intermediates

Intermediates rating -
Intermediates
Perfect
Intermediate skiers will find Vallandry to be a perfect fit with its extensive network of blue and red pistes. The resort is known for its well-groomed slopes and the Grizzly chairlift provides access to a variety of challenging terrains. The Aigle and Renard pistes are particularly popular among intermediates for their long, sweeping descents and stunning views.

Vallandry

for advanced

Advanced skiers rating -
Experts
Perfect
Advanced skiers will find Vallandry a playground of challenging terrains. The resort is home to the notorious Aiguille Grive, a black run that is sure to test your skills with its steep descents and tricky moguls. Additionally, the off-piste opportunities in the Peisey-Vallandry area are abundant, offering a thrilling experience for those seeking to push their limits.

Vallandry

for snowboarders

Snowboarders rating -
Boarders
Perfect
Vallandry is a snowboarder's delight with its wide range of slopes and terrains. The resort offers a snowpark with a variety of features including jumps, rails, and boxes, catering to both beginners and advanced riders. The extensive off-piste terrain and tree runs provide an added thrill for adventurous snowboarders.

Vallandry

off-pistes

Off-pistes rating -
Fun
Perfect
Vallandry offers a diverse range of off-piste opportunities for freeriders, with its vast forests and steep, ungroomed slopes. The area around the Grizzly chairlift is particularly popular, offering deep powder and challenging terrain. Additionally, the resort's high altitude ensures excellent snow conditions throughout the season, making it a haven for those who love to venture off the groomed trails.

Vallandry

for families

Families rating -
Fun
Perfect
Vallandry is a fantastic choice for families, offering a range of accommodations close to the ski lifts and a variety of ski schools for beginners. The resort is known for its gentle slopes and wide runs, making it an ideal place for young or novice skiers to gain confidence. Off the slopes, families can enjoy activities such as dog sledding, snowshoeing, and tobogganing. The resort also boasts a children's area with a magic carpet lift and a fun park, ensuring that the little ones are entertained and engaged.

Vallandry

apres-ski

Apres-ski rating -
Perfect
Poor
Vallandry 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 Mont Blanc bar with its inviting fireplace and excellent selection of wines. For those seeking a bit more excitement, the nearby town of Les Arcs offers a wider range of nightlife options, including the popular Red Hot Saloon and Bar King Mad.

Vallandry

food scene

Vallandry is a fantastic choice for families, offering a range of accommodations close to the ski lifts and a variety of ski schools for beginners. The resort is known for its gentle slopes and wide runs, making it an ideal place for young or novice skiers to gain confidence. Off the slopes, families can enjoy activities such as dog sledding, snowshoeing, and tobogganing. The resort also boasts a children's area with a magic carpet lift and a fun park, ensuring that the little ones are entertained and engaged.