A legendary ski resort in the winter and a equally legendary point on the Tour de France in the summer, Val d’Isere is a destination that’s got plenty going for it. During the winter months you’re sure to want to take advantage of the brilliant skiing and snowboarding opportunities it offers - but this town offers a whole lot more.
We’ve got three suggestions for some other activities in Val d’Isere you and your family could take part in during the winter months.
It might seem like an activity more suited to the Canadian wilderness than the French mountains, but Val d’Isere offers the opportunity to go on a husky sled. It’s less strenuous than skiing, and a great way to see the local area. Plus - what an activity to write home about? Find out more about husky sledding in Val d’Isere here.
If skiing and go-karting both get your adrenalin pumping, why not have a go at ice-karting? Exactly what it sounds like, this activity involves hurtling round a natural ice track at breakneck speeds. Go-karts or actual vehicles are available, but it’s likely to be booked up long in advance, so if ice-karting tickles your fancy it’s worth booking it early.
Intimidating as it may sound, even beginners can tackle ice climbing with the help of a seasoned professional. In Val d’Isere you can scale a sparkling waterfall 200m high to achieve an amazing view and a fantastic sense of achievement. It might not quite tick the box for a relaxing day off the slopes, however…
Homes in Val d’Isere
Val D’Isere really is a holiday destination for all seasons, which is what makes it such a great place to invest in a holiday home. If you’re interested in buying a ski chalet or apartment in this charming Alpine town, get in touch today to find out about the properties we have on offer. There have been a number of brand new off plan releases in the last few weeks, with keen interest, so please get in touch today for more details.