Are you looking for a place where nature meets thrills? Then you should head over to the scenic town of Courchevel. The town is 1700m above sea level and boasts the great honour of being France’s first-ever purpose-built resort.
You can find plenty of Michelin star restaurants, high-end shops, and fantastic hotels. This is a resort that oozes luxury and helps you to relax and unwind in style.
You can reach Courchevel through private charter jet or helicopter charter at Courchevel airport.
What can you do in Courchevel?
There are a range of activities you can enjoy, from sightseeing to spa treatments, as well as skiing or snowboarding. Whether you’re travelling solo, or in a group, there’s something for everyone in Courchevel.
Hiking, Walking, or Cycling
Courchevel is a year-round destination for anyone who is looking for a more active vacation blanketed in nature. During the spring/summer months, Courchevel has a host of hiking trails that take you up to the breathtaking views of the mountaintops in the Alps. You can also take guided bike tours, and learn more about the nature around you, or simply go for long walks across the Alpine vistas.
Experience World-class Cuisine
There is a mix of cuisines and dining experiences to be had in Courchevel. This foodie heaven is packed full of flavours and each dish is created by the top chefs in the world. These chefs have one aim: to have excellence in every meal. You can choose from bistros, breweries, world cuisine, pizza, gourmet, and more!
Once you’ve finished hiking, you can go bowling, mountain climbing, or take to the waters and enjoy white-water rafting, kayaking, or swimming in the fresh mountain waters. If you’re looking for a more relaxed activity, try horseback riding through the ridges and mountain passes instead.
Where to ski in Courchevel?
There are more than 600 km (372 miles) of connected ski slopes – making Courchevel one of the largest ski areas in the world. Snow is guaranteed throughout the winter due to the largest artificial snow system available in France.
Courchevel Ski Resort
Courchevel Ski Resort has over 100 runs available for all levels of skiers. Whether you’re a beginner or a professional ski athlete, these slopes offer some of the best thrills for downhill skiing. Not only will you enjoy the pace, but you’ll also love the stunning crystal views of the snow-capped mountains in Courchevel.
Val Thorens Ski Resort
Val Thorens Ski Resort is at a higher elevation than most of the others. The quality of the snow, and mixture of slopes, make for a smoother, and more enjoyable ski experience for people who are beginners and intermediate skiers.
Les Menuires Ski Resort
For the intermediate and expert skiers, head to Les Menuires Ski Resort. Being elevated at over 1800m, the terrain offers a wider variety and slope styles that Val Thorens.
Meribel Ski Resort
Meribel Ski Resort is linked with the 3 Valleys resorts and is ideal for freestyle skiers and snowboarders alike. If you’re more adventurous, this is the place for you!
Where to Stay in Courchevel?
Hotel Barriere Les Neiges
This fairy-tale cottage-style hotel wouldn’t go amiss in Christmas movies. It heightens the natural beauty of Courchevel with its contemporary design and features an impressive view of the mountainous landscape. You can have your pick of any of the luxury rooms available and includes activities like dogsledding too. You can stay at this hotel and enjoy events throughout the year.
For a picture-worthy experience in the Alps, Hotel Annapurna is a luxury resort complete with in-house ski shops, cigar lounge, kids clubs, and hair salons. This is the ultimate place to relax when not hitting the ski slopes.
Strato is a charming and elegant hotel in Courchevel designed for ultimate comfort with its welcoming and warm atmosphere.
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