La Plagne is skiing area incorporating 10 ski resorts in the Savoie region of France, consisting of 220km of piste and 142 ski lifts, including 28 purely for walkers. La Plagne manages to combine a glorious skiing resort with modern facilities, lively nightlife and exceptional leisure options with the charm and tradition of the Savoyard way of life. Due to the size and diversity of the resort, La Plagne accommodation is perfect for families or mixed groups, as there is some extensive off piste regions for the advanced skier and gentle pistes especially for beginners and intermediates.
The skiing in La Plagne is magnificent weather you are a first timer or an expert, with 132 runs and 10,000 hectares of snow sports playground. The three snow parks of Bellecote, Champagny en Vanoise and Montchavin les Coches and the three boarder cross circuits lure snowboarders to take self catering La Plagne accommodation too. Cross country skiing is also magnificently well catered for, with a number of centres dedicated to the discipline, found in 8 of the 10 resorts which make up La Plagne.
A rental chalet in La Plagne is not only perfect for a ski holiday, as the La Plagne region offers hang gliding, paragliding, indoor climbing walls, quad biking, artificial and authentic ice climbing, bobsleighing, skating, dog sledding, snow driving, snowshoe trails, paintball and walking. There is no end of activities to be enjoyed from a rental chalet or property in La Plagne.
A ski apartment in La Plagne is also a perfect place from which to enjoy a big night after a hard day on the slopes. All of the ski resorts of La Plagne have some superb places to enjoy the après-ski. Boasting restaurants, bars, nightclubs and pubs, there will be plenty of places to relax in the evening before hitting the sack in the comfort of a La Plagne rental chalet.
La Plagne’s high altitude resorts of Plagne Centre, La Plagne 1800, Plagne Bellecote, Belle La Plagne, Aime La Plagne, Plagne Villages and Plagne Soleil are ideal for mixed ability groups, offering both gentle learner slopes and tough black runs, and extensive off piste areas. The Lower altitude resorts of Plagne Montalbert, Montchavin la Plagne, Les Couches and Champagny la Plagne are centred on charming Savoyard villages, which are adorned with art, culture and traditional craft.
There is bound to be a resort which perfectly suits every holiday maker, from the ultra modern Aime La Plagne to the super traditional La Plagne 1800. Snowboarders should consider taking a ski apartment in Plagne Soleil, whilst advanced skiers should look to take advantage of the black runs from a La Plagne ski chalet in Plagne Bellecote.
The ski apartments in La Plagne are under an hour and a half from Chambery Airport, and two hours from Geneva, both of which receive daily flights from across the UK.