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Peisey-Vallandry Ski Resort Guide

Peisey-Vallandry, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Snowfall.
Total Piste Length32km
Highest Lift2,300m
Resort Height1,600m
 Nearest AirportsChambery and Grenoble
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The ski area of Peisey-Vallandry is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,600m, with 32km of marked runs.


Peisey-Vallandry is part of the Paradiski area with access to 425km of downhill skiing, with 475 marked pistes, served by a total of 141 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Peisey-Vallandry itself (32km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Paradiski ski resorts of La Plagne and Les Arcs.

The ski resort itself is at 1,600m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,300m, snow cover is generally reliable.


Peisey-Vallandry offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.


Peisey-Vallandry is very highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in Peisey-Vallandry.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Peisey-Vallandry is 7km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Peisey-Vallandry?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Peisey-Vallandry.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Peisey-Vallandry

Ski Area Stats

Peisey-Vallandry Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Paradiski Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Peisey-Vallandry Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,300m
Resort Altitude (Peisey-Vallandry)1,600m
Lowest Piste1,300m
Max Vertical1,000m

Ski Slope Aspects

N, W

Peisey-Vallandry has ski slopes facing north (good for keeping the snow), as well as west.

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Peisey-Vallandry
Intermediate Skiers

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Ski Lessons in Peisey-Vallandry

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Location and Map

Where is Peisey-Vallandry?

This ski resort is in the French Alps.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Peisey-Vallandry is Chambery, 80 minutes drive away.

Grenoble, Annecy, Geneva, Lyon St-Exupéry and Lyon Bron airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 14 ski lifts are able to uplift 14,033 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 45km of ski runs, with 250 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Peisey-Vallandry open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Late April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

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