Skiing & ski rental in Val Thorens

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Val Thorens: the highest ski resort in Europe

Winter sports enjoyment above the clouds

Val Thorens is the highest winter sports resort in Europe. At an altitude of over 2,300 metres, you’ll be skiing on cloud nine! Surrounded by six glaciers, the resort offers countless runs for all-day adventures in the snow.

Regardless of your skill level or experience, you’re bound to find your favourite run among the numerous kilometres of slopes in Val Thorens. Another bonus: You can snap on your skis or board right outside your hotel’s door. Most accommodation options are located right by the ski runs.

By the way: Val Thorens is known for its outstanding snow quality and excellent powder-snow conditions. Don’t want to bring your freeride equipment? Just visit us at the INTERSPORT Rent shops at the resort – our RENTertainers have got you covered.

Ski rental in Val Thorens

Your INTERSPORT Rent shops in Val Thorens

Where are you? Our RENTertainers are already waiting for you in Val Thorens! At the local shops, you can rent the latest ski and snowboard models from leading manufacturers. Whether you’re looking for carving skis for Val Thorens’ wide, open slopes or flexible boards for the terrain park – you’re sure to find what you need at INTERSPORT Rent.

With 600 kilometres of slopes in the Les Trois Vallées ski area, you’ll be spoiled for choice. Don’t worry if you’re having a hard time deciding where to start your ski adventures! Our RENTertainers will give you useful tips for your stay in one of the largest ski areas in the world.

INTERSPORT Rent Shops at this location

Caron

Centre Commercial Caron
73440 Val Thorens

Cheval Blanc

Résidence Le Cheval Blanc
73440 Val Thorens

Place du Péclet

Place du Péclet
73440 Val Thorens

Rue des Balcons

Rue des Balcons
73440 Val Thorens

Skiing in Val Thorens

More about the ski resort

In Val Thorens, almost 100 per cent of the slopes are at an altitude of over 2,000 metres, so high spirits are guaranteed while on ski holiday in the Savoy Alps. 150 kilometres of ski runs can be found in the Val Thorens ski resort. In case that’s not enough for you, there are several lift and cable car connections to other parts of the Les Trois Vallées ski area. With 600 kilometres of beautiful runs, you can give your winter sports ambitions free rein.

According to the Michelin Guide, you’ll have the most beautiful view in the Alps from the summit of Cime de Caron, at 3,200 metres. That’s where you’ll enjoy 360-degree views of thousands of mountain peaks in the French, Swiss and Italian Alps.

© OT Val Thorens

What’s waiting for you in Val Thorens?

  • 150 kilometres of slopes
  • 30 lift and cable car facilities
  • a snowpark and a boardercross course
  • various lift connections to Les Trois Vallées
  • valley stations at an altitude of 2,300 metres
  • the longest toboggan run in France (“Le Toboggan”)
  • breathtaking scenic views at the summit of Cime de Caron (3,200 m)
  • numerous freeride options in Europe's highest ski resort

Skiing in Val Thorens is right for you if ...

… you want to practice your tricks at a 70,000-square-metre snowpark.

… you can’t wait to explore one of the largest ski areas in the world.

… you’re looking for unusual leisure activities – such as dog sledding.

… you want to swoosh down the longest toboggan run in France. 

… you’d like to benefit from the snow-sure slope conditions at over 2,300 metres.

© OT Val Thorens / T. Loubere

INTERSPORT Rent tip

Our RENTertainers recommend

If you’re in the mood for a one-of-a-kind thrill, we suggest you try ice driving at Alain PROST Ice Circuit, the highest ice circuit in the world. The motto: Slide and ride! During the winter months, you can take private lessons, training courses or go for a spin with a professional driver.

Wouldn’t it be great if you could get a souvenir video of this experience? Well, as a matter of fact, you can!

The RENTertainer

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