Valloire, 1430 m, is a charming village ski resort, at the heart of the Galibier mountain range, in the Maurienne valley in southern area of the Northen Alps.
It is a good family resort with a wide range of activities for all ages. There is an open air ice skating rink, fitness centre, paragliding, microlight flights, dog sledding and an adventure park.
At Christmas time there is a craftsmans' market in Valloire, whilst in January Valloire hosts an ice sculpture contest.
We have a good selection of modern self catering chalets, modern quality apartments with pools and spa and also value apartments. Please see our ski accommodation
Valloire offers fantastic skiing areas, Le Sétaz, Le Crey and Valmeinier with 150km of skiing for all levels of skiers. As Valloire is north-facing it has a particularly good snow record.. With high altitude skiing to 2600m, 70% of the Valloire Valmeinier ski domaine lies above 2000m, offering excellent conditions throughout the ski season.
There are 85 ski slopes over 150 km: 20 green, 25 blue, 34 red, 6 black runs.
• 34 ski lifts : 2 telecabins, 16 ski tows, 16 chairlifts
• 10 km of cross country skiing tracks
Calais 605 miles.
By rail: St Michel Valloire 8 miles.
By air: Geneva/Lyon 3hrs
We are pleased to be able to offer the following quality accommodation in Valloire:
Galiber Ski Chalet Apartments**** luxury chalet apartments with prestige service, sleep 2 to 8, swimming pool and spa - max 200m to piste , just 1 km from village centre with a free shuttle bus service. Hameau Ski Apartments new comfort apartments, sleep 2 to 10, and swimming pool , 1.5 km from the resort centre and shops. It is 1.2km from the ski lifts (free public shuttle bus service operates throughout the resort). Golden Valley Ski apartments, sleep 2-10, quality apartments with indoor/outdoor pool, sauna. 10-200m from pistes and 600-900m from village centre Chalet Ourse, **** prestige chalet, sleeps 10 in 4 bedrooms, just 50m to piste and in the village centre, Claree Apartments, comfortable, attractive, good value apartments, 400m from centre fror 4 to 9 people
We have several lovely residences and chalet apartments in Vallorie.
Savoie - 1430 m à 2600 m
La station de Valloire est un joli village de charme, construit autour de son église baroque, au cœur du massif du Galibier, au sud des Alpes du Nord. Valloire a su préserver toute son authenticité savoyarde tout en offrant un très beau domaine skiable.
Station familiale par excellence, elle vous propose une multitude d’activités pour petits et grands. Si l’on y pratique les sports d’hiver sous toutes leurs formes, on y retrouve également tradition, ambiance, convivialité et détente.
The Residence is situated just 400m from the centre of the resort in the Choseaux area. Composed of traditional-style, very comfortable chalets offering several types of apartment ranging from the 2 roomed apartment for 4 people to the larger 4 roomed apartment sleeping 8/9 people.
Set in Valloire/ Galibier, is this magnificent luxury chalet, comprising of 6 apartments, situated in the centre of the resort, near the ski lifts.
Resort's winter attractions
• Skating rink, ten-pin bowling, paragliding, microlighting
• Child minding
• Free mini train
• Fitness centre
Motorway A43 to St Michel de Maurienne (17 kms) from Valloire + CD 902 .
The Galibier pass opens from the beginning of June till October (depending on weather conditions)
Travel Tips : Tourist Office Valloire - tel: +33 4 79 59 03 96 and weather information - tel: +33 6 08 62 12 73
Undergroung car-park: 91 parking spaces – free the first 2 hours – 7 € / 24h.
Road information and maps : www.viamichelin.com
Nearest railway station - St Michel de Maurienne
Transfer by coach or taxi.
Direct trains: Paris / St Michel (4 h 30) every saturday on July and August.
Train: Paris / Turin (italie) - station = Saint Jean de Maurienne every day + transfer by coach.
Train: Paris / Chambery + direct transfer Chambery / Saint Michel de Mauriene - Valloire - every day.
Booking and information : www.sncf.com
Bus connections to Valloire.
Transavoie - Tel + 33 4 79 05 01 32 32 (0,118 € / min) or www.altibus.com
Chambéry / Aix (100 km) - Tel: +33 4 79 54 49 54
Brest, Quimper, Caen / Chambéry / Aix.
Lyon / Saint-Exupéry (195 km) - Tel: +33 4 72 22 72 21
Grenoble (130 km) - Tel: +33 4 76 65 48 48
Genève / Cointrin (180 km) - Tel: +41 22 798 20 00
Connections by bus or by train.