Selection of luxury chalets in Val d’Isère resort
A complete guide to Val d’Isère & Tignes resort and best ski chalets to rent
Val d’Isère & Tignes ski resort video, ski areas, piste map, reviews & ratings, ski season & live snow forecast, après ski, restaurants, nightlife, and luxury chalet in Val d’Isère & Tignes
If you are looking for a classic French Ski resort, Val d’Isère should be one to consider. High and Snowsure with a few credentials and boasting a list of celebrity visitors, Val d’Isère is popular with the British snow seekers for years. Val d’Isère ski resort is one of the world’s most prestigious winter-sports destinations and Val d’Isere is one of the most expensive ski resorts in the world. It lies in a remote beautiful hidden valley in France with excellent snow conditions for skiers and snowboarders. The ski resort is appreciated for its luxurious ski accommodation & Beautiful stone and wood ski chalets (The western and central parts of Val d’Isère, whereas the eastern part is known for the city’s multi-storey buildings), buzzing après ski scene and bars and impressive lift system giving all the reasons to go skiing in this beautiful remote village in France.
Val d’Isère & Tignes
Both resorts are not far from each other, For skiers and Snowboarders, it doesn’t matter in which resort you choose the skiing and boarding is splendid, with outstanding piste skiing/boarding and some of the finest piste accessed or off-piste itineraries you could find anywhere in the world. These two joint ski resort area of Val d’Isère and Tignes in the Tarentaise Valley forms the Espace Killy, it is named after the three-time Olympic winner Jean-Claude Killy whose home town was Val d’Isère. Espace Killy is the third largest ski area in France, and it links the two famous ski resorts of Tignes and Val d’Isère. Val d’Isère & Tignes, are not part of three valleys ski areas.
History shows Val-d’Isere was shared between three countries, Italy, France, and Switzerland. The Savoy family (Casa Savoia) is a royal reign that was well-known in 1003 in the historical Savoy region. It includes the area of the Western Alps between Lake Geneva in the north and Dauphiné in the south. Duchy of Savoy ruled this part for nearly 450 years from 1416 after The house of savoy who ruled up until then the County of Savoy to 1416. You can still see their mark when you visit these areas, Palaces, Gardens and architecture can be found if you visiting these areas, and in the summer it’s pretty and crowded too. The history here has influence from the Roman era, the parish church here is a milestone to celebrate its parish rights received in 1637, the church however was built in 1664.
The main town of Val d’Isère & Tignes lies at 1850m, with most of the luxury chalets sitting on the eastern side of the mountain where they command stunning views and enjoy sun shines in the afternoon. Check our collection of Luxury Val d’Isère & Tignes ski chalets available for booking.