The Southern Alps offer a great variety of landscapes where fir trees give way to larches. The Southern Alps are, on average, taller than the Northern Alps, even though the highest summits rarely reach 4000m.
With the large ski domains of Serre-Chevalier and the Montgenèvre resort, as well as the small and middle-sized resorts in the area, all kinds of family and sports activities are possible (ski, snowboard, cross country skiing hiking, mountain climbing, snow shoe trekking , spas, pools, ice rinks).
The region also enjoys more than 300 days of sunshine.
At an altitude of 1326 metres, Briançon is the highest town in France and has the largest ski area of the southern Alps. Linked to the Serre Chevalier domain, its 250 km of pistes will satisfy skiers of all levels. Snow report for Briançon »
Created in 1937, this ski resort offers its visitors a good level of comfort whilst maintaining a traditional lifestyle. There is often a good level of snow and its alpine climate ensures plenty of sunshine and a dry and crisp atmosphere. Snowfall and ski info for Auron »
Serre Chevalier is one of Europe's largest ski areas with 250 km of ski pistes reaching an altitude of between 1200 metres and 2800 metres where both beginners and experienced skiers will be more than satisfied with the quality of the pistes.
Snow report for Serre Chevalier »
The resort owes its name to its average altitude which is close to 2000m. Thanks to this altitude, the resort enjoys one of the highest snowfalls in France, and at its highest point reaches, 2938 m. Snowfall and ski info for Isola 2000 »
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