First Class Courchevel
The Courchevel Valley is 1,304 acres of mountain entirely dedicated to all types of winter sports. Ski down the 150 kilometres of downhill pistes, served by 62 chairlifts, to get the most out of your day’s skiing. If you’re a beginner, there are 27 green runs and 44 blue runs & for hardened skiers, 38 red runs and 10 black runs will test technique and ability to the full. Courchevel boasts a staff of 453, employed by the Société des Trois to prepare and maintain the 119 pistes in the Courchevel valley. Courchevel is also one of the resorts of the Trois Vallee’s with 600 kilometres of prepared and maintained pistes.
Discover panoramas and magnificent scenery stretching from the Mont Blanc massif in the north to the Les Ecrins massif in the south, as well as a unique view over the Swiss and Italian Alps to the north and east that the Trois Vallées offer. In a few hours you can reach the summit of the the Trois Vallées massif, the Pointe de Thorens (3266 m) at Val Thorens, by means of the efficient and rapid ski lifts in the area.
Finally, Courchevel has 10 restaurants on the pistes to have lunch or a drink, get your strength back or simply recharge your batteries at high altitude, and 66 kilometres of cross country skiing runs through the forest to take you into the heart of the unspoilt countryside. Enjoy all the thrills of skiing down the pistes of the Saulire massif at between 1300 and 2700 m between the forest and the high mountains.
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