Non ski activities
Ski resorts aren't just all about skiing...
There's a lot do apart from skiing...
If you are a non-skier, have children to entertain, can't sit down or want to try something new, then read on!
You can find out about what's going on in the Resort Information Folder in your chalet.
If you'd like us to book any activities for you then please don't hesitate to ask your host
Please note that prices may vary
Evolution 2, Tel: +33 (0)6 59 24 00 02
Running activities in Val D’Isère and Tignes: husky rides, quad biking, ice climbing, ice diving & parapenting.
Paragliding - Evolution 2, Tel: +33 (0)6 59 24 00 02
Flights from the top of Solaise, accompanied by a professional paraglider, costing €100 per person.
More flights run from the Bellevarde pistes. Availability can be affected by weather conditions.
Snowshoeing - Raquettes Val D’Isère, Tel: +33 (0) 6 62 45 89 94
Follow a guide to discover spectacular scenery with the chance to see local wildlife. For a couple of hours, half or full day.
Heli-skiing and reverse heli-skiing
Have a day out heli-skiing in Italy or try reverse heli-skiing around the Espace Killy area. Contact your Guest Services Manager for details.
Ice Karting and BMW ice driving, Tel: +33 (0)6 23 04 46 58.
Classes include Pilot school, Motor biking, Ice Karting and even a chance to practice on a driving simulator. It’s advisable to book in advance.
There is an area for sledging next to the nursery slope on the left-hand side of the Savonette lift. Open every day 10am-17pm. Entry is free. You can hire sledges from rental shops in the village.
Ice skating - The Patinoire, Tel: +33(0)4 79 22 82 05
In the centre of the village - just behind the main road. Open daily 10am-12pm – 17:30pm-20:00pm (subject to change due to weather conditions). Prices for entry and skate hire - adult - €8, child - €7.
Cinema, Tel: +33 (0)4 79 06 03 43
Shows English and French subtitled films. Look for ‘VO’ or ‘VOST’ on film listings for English language/subtitled films. See online or in your chalet copy of ‘Val Scope’ for listings.
Swimming - Aquasportif Cantre, Tel: +33 (0)4 79 04 26 01
A great facility – just underneath the Olympic station. You're entitled to 1 free entry to the pool with a valid 2-15 day Espace Killy ski pass, just take your lift pass and receipt.
Massage, physio & beauty therapy
We use various local companies. Please ask your Guest Services Manager or ring us in the UK office in advance if you have something specific you'd like booked.
For more information visit valdisere.com.
Courchevel & La Tania
Courchevel 1650 Moriond Racing – a fast and exciting 3km track winding through trees and tunnels from the top of the Ariondaz lift. Ask your Guest Services Manager in resort for prices.
Courchevel 1850 – a free track, running from the top of the Grangettes gondola down to Courchevel 1550. Open during the day and evening. You will need to rent a toboggan; most ski rental shops have these.
Sledging for little ones - there are safe zones especially for 3-10 year olds; Courchevel 1850 at the top of Tovets chair lift and in the La Tania ZenZone at the top of the gondola. You can rent sledges from ski hire shops to take.
Courchevel Aventure, Tel: +33 (0)4 79 22 16 71
Running an exciting array of activities including: piste basher driving, husky sledding, snow scooter and ‘fat skoot’ bike riding.
Soar through the air and take in the beauty of the mountains. Flights take off from the top of Saulire or the Col de la Loze. It is advisable to book in advance:
• FBI Parapente, Tel: +33 (0)1 76 35 00 87
• TandemTop, Tel: +33 (0)6 05 00 45 67
• Craig’s paragliding, Tel: +33(0)6 81 64 69 70
Show shoeing - allowing you to discover beautiful areas off the beaten track.
You can rent equipment from ski rental shops and maps are available from the tourist office or book onto a tour:
• Raquette Evasion, Tel: +33 (0) 6 80 33 56 11 - group half and full day tours. Register at Intersport where you can also rent equipment.
• Simply Savoie, Tel: +33 (0)6 33 44 20 41 - Led by Mark, a qualified International Mountain Leader. Mark can meet you at your chalet to start your half or full day tour.
Hot air balloon
Skivol, Tel: +33(0)6 83 97 53 26
Enjoy the peaceful beauty of the mountains in a tranquil balloon ride. Skivol has 20 years’ experience.
Take in the stunning Alpine landscapes on a panoramic flight from Courchevel 1850’s Altiport. Ask your Guest Services Manager for more information.
Aquamotion, Tel: +33 (0)9 71 00 73 00
Europe’s largest mountain aqua-fun centre. With everything you need to have fun, be active or relax after a day on the mountain.
With a swimming pool, spa, diving pool and slides, kid’s pools and play areas, a climbing wall, gym and surfing simulator… there’s plenty to keep you entertained!
Bowling, Le Forum, Tel: +33 (0)4 79 08 23 83
At Le Forum centre, close to the main bus stop at La Croisette in Courchevel 1850. Open – 11am- 3am. Easy to access using the free village shuttle bus.
Ice skating, Le Forum, Tel: +33 (0)4 79 08 19 50
An indoor rink for skating and a fixture of ice hockey matches in Le Forum indoor centre in Courchevel 1850. Open for ice skating 3pm-7pm daily and 10pm on Wednesday. Easy to access using the free village shuttle bus.
There are two indoor climbing walls:
• Courchevel 1850 at Le Forum
Cinema, Le Tremplin Cinema, Tel: +33 (0)9 60 47 74 62
Shows English and French subtitled films. Look for ‘VO’ or ‘VOST’ on film listings for English language/subtitled films.
Massage, physio & beauty therapy
We use various local companies. Please ask your Guest Services Manager or ring us in the UK office in advance if you have something specific you would like booking.
• Ski Physio and Massage, Tel: +33 (0)6 68 57 00 99 – A British chartered clinic. Their excellent staff can visit your chalet or you can go to their clinic.
• Aquamotion Tel: +33 (0)9 71 00 73 00 - Spa facilities and wellness packages are available at Aquamotion.
For more information visit www.courchevel.com/en.