Portes du Soleil
Why a Portes du Soleil Ski Resort?
- Extensive linked area - 650km of pistes
- Easily accessed from Calais or Geneva Airport
- High snowfall and above average sunshine
Portes du Soleil Information
Portes du Soleil on the French-Swiss border and vies with the Three Valleys for the prestigious title of ‘World’s Largest Ski Area’ but the pistes and atmosphere of the resorts here differ greatly. Conveniently located between Geneva and Mont Blanc the Portes du Soleil skiing area offers an extensive 650 km of pistes, 279 marked pistes, 9 snow parks, 12 resorts and two countries to choose from. The main attraction here is the extensive circular tour, where you can continuously ski between France and Switzerland offering a travelling experience.
As a whole, the Portes du Soleil offers classic intermediate terrain but each resort has own appeal and challenges for the more advanced. For ease of navigation within such wide area, there are 12 discovery routes, signposted with different alpine animals according to the level of difficulty. Beginners are well catered for within each local area and can stick to the shorter circuits rather than the bigger slopes.
Portes du Soleil Accommodation
Ski Collection features a range of Portes du Soleil accommodation options. All ski apartments have been hand-picked and are of a very high standard (3 & 4*), providing the ideal base for a Portes du Soleil ski holiday. Ski Collection also offers ski hire, ski passes and ski school in the Portes du Soleil.