No matter what your skill level may be, taking up lessons is always a good move. Val Thorens ski schools are sprawled across the resort and specialise in on-piste snowboarding and skiing, as well as off-piste, telemark, and freeride instruction. We’ve run through the different schools and picked out the best bits that they have … More A Guide to Val Thorens Ski Schools
Christmas is a magical time. Until you hit about 14 and suffer for a few years at family get togethers before finally rediscovering the joys in your late twenties. Fortunately, resorts do a grand job when it comes to Christmas, so you can shake off the family this year and head out for a trip … More Best French Resorts for Christmas & New Years
So, you’re thinking of going to Val Thorens. Excellent choice. We think it has the best après-ski and a ton of great runs to check out. We’ll cover all the ways to get yourself to Valtho, whether it be by plane, train, car, or a mix of transport. We’ve already looked at the options for … More How to Get to Val Thorens in France
If you’re thinking of renting ski and snowboard equipment on your next ski trip to Valtho, here’s a round-up of all the different options to choose from. Stores also may rent out additional gear, like snowshoes, helmets, and toboggans. Snowboard Rental Val Thorens Frequently, you’ll only see rental stores offering ‘ski hire’ or ‘ski equipment’. … More Where is the Best Val Thorens Ski Hire?
The Three Valleys, or Les Trois Vallées, are an area of mountains that include seven resorts (eight if you count La Tania). The actual valleys themselves are called Saint Bon, Allues, and Belleville. Through gradual expansion of the ski lift network, there is now a fourth valley called Maurienne that is also part of Les … More The Three Valleys: Plan Your 2019/2020 Ski Trip
Skiing and snowboarding are not for everyone. We get that. Every now and then, someone shows up in a ski resort who isn’t a big fan of it all, but has come along for the ride anyway. So, we’ve come up with a list of activities to do in Val Thorens for non-skiers. From Ski … More Things to do in Val Thorens for Non-skiers
The 2018/2019 winter ski season was an absolute blast in terms of music, dance, and general festival mayhem. We’ve picked out our top five favourite winter ski festivals in France that we’re looking forward to in the 2019/2020 season. If you’ve never been to any winter ski festivals in France before, fear not! It’s basically … More Winter Ski Festivals in France in 2020
There are several luxury hotels in Val Thorens offering beautiful rooms, restaurants, and views. We’ve picked out our top seven luxury hotels and given our thoughts. Before that, check out some FAQs for those important questions (like which ones have spas). What is the Most Luxurious Hotel in Val Thorens? The most luxurious hotel in … More Which are the Best Hotels in Val Thorens in 2019/2020?
Val Thorens Ski Map We love this interactive map by the available on the official Val Thorens website. Always check your route options before you head out and if you’re ever planning any off-piste action, know the latest on where you can go and what to expect. Val Thorens Ski Pass Check out this super … More Val Thorens Piste Map and Passes 2019/2020 Season
There are over 60 restaurants, cafes, bars, and bistros offering great food in, and close to, Val Thorens resort, plus over ten more on the actual mountain. Cuisines range from French, Latin American, British, American, and Italian. At WeSki, we like food. A lot. So we’ve gone ahead and listed the best mid-range and traditional … More What Are the Best Mid-Range Val Thorens Restaurants in 2019?