La Plagne ski resort
La Plagne is enormous heavyweight between the ski resorts not only in France, but in the whole world. It is located in Paradiski ski resort cluster in French Alps. It was created in 1961, to save the valley from becoming a desert. There are 53,509 beds available for the visitors – the largest number of beds between all the planets resorts. It also has the largest ski lift in the world. La Plagne is made up of six high altitude resorts:
- Aime La Plagne - 2100m;
- Belle Plagne - 2050m;
- Plagne Villages/Soleil - 2050m
- Plagne Bellecote - 1930m;
- Plagne Centre - 1970m;
- Plagne 1800 – 1800m.
La Plagne is famous for its “skyline”– there are not many resorts with multiple floor buildings that actually give a metropolitan feel in a place surrounded by mountains. It is one of the reasons why transfers to La Plagne are highly demanded by tourists from all over the world.
Closest airports to La Plagne
If you are ready to visit La Plagne, the best way of getting there is by La Plagne airport transfers which will take you straight to the resort. There are three airports within 1 to 3 hour drive to the La Plagne resort, which makes winter holidays to this destination perfectly feasible, especially using our La Plagne airport transfers. If you are interested into visiting La Plagne resort, all you have to do is jump into a plane and head to one of these airports:
- Chambery Airport - 1h 40min;
- Grenoble Airport and Lyon Airport - 2h 20min;
- Geneva Airport - 2h 50min.
Whichever airport you choose, getting to the resort will be convenient and relatively quick. Use our provided private or shared transfers to La Plagne and receive a top quality service for a good price.
La Plagne has changed dramatically over the past 50 years, because it used to be a miner village. The resort has 225 kilometers of slopes with 127 ski routes:
- 15 black/expert;
- 30 red/advanced;
- 72 blue/intermediate;
- 10 green/beginner.
Ski area is best suited for intermediates and families looking for plenty of wide and gentle slopes. Off-piste skiing is also available here, offering a large skiing area including Bellecote North Face. There are two snow parks - first is divided into 4 sectors with different difficulties, second is smaller with half pipe and two freestyle areas. The possibilities here are truly huge.
All of this make La Plagne airport transfers highly demanded from skiers and boarders all over the world.
Belle Plagne is considered as a good nightlife area as there is a huge variety of bars, restaurants and cafes – resorts size demands an adequate number of facilities – as well as a bowling alley. If skiing is not enough, you can choose from one of many other activities:
- glacier walking;
- dog sleds;
- ice climbing;
- ice karting;
- winter walking.
There is a lot to do in summer season as well – mountaineering, trekking, climbing etc. You can also visit bobsleigh track and have a ride. This track was built in La Plagne for the 1992 Winter Olympics held in nearby Albertville. This is a true winter sports paradise!
Choose one of our La Plagne airport transfers and enjoy a hassle free ride from airport to resort and back. Book now and have amazing holidays!