Isola 2000, France

Ski Facts

resort altitude: 2000m
ski area: Mercantour
height at summit: 2650m
marked runs: 120km
snow park: yes
snow rating:

Travel Facts:

nearest airports: grenoble 4¾hr
nice 1½hrs
rail: nice

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Isola 2000

Isola 2000

Isola 2000 Ski, Snowboard & Summer Holidays

Isola 2000 is a purpose built resort, built in the late 1960's, and is situated 17km above the original village of Isola. There are the basic shopping facilities in the Front de Neige centre. The village has better facilities with some cafes and restaurants.

Ski holidays in Isola 2000:

The ski areas are large and consist of St. Sauveur, Pelevos and Levant in a U shape around the resort. There are slopes to satisfy all levels and snowboarders will enjoy the park and halfpipe.

Other popular snow sports are snowshoeing, skidoos and sleigh rides are offered. The apres ski is lively with over 20 restaurants, 10 bars and a couple of night clubs.

Just 90 minutes from the holiday resort of Nice, it is possible to ski in the morning and sunbathe in the afternoon!

Summer holidays in Isola 2000:

Lots of activities available whether you are looking for an action packed break or to recharge your batteries in the clear mountain air!

Winter activities include:

helicopter rides, snowshoe trails, fitness centre (Isola village), ice rink, ice karting and ice driving.

Summer activities include:

hiking, walking, mountain biking, swimming, parapenting, via ferrata, climbing, golf, tennis.

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Eating out: There are plenty of friendly mountain restaurants and bars (including cafes on the pistes where you can sit outside and soak up the Mediterranean sunshine at lunchtime). Within the main complex are loads of shops, two excellent supermarkets, a hairdressing salon, a ‘teen games area’, a cinema and a skating rink.
Apres ski: There are two nightclubs, although Isola 2000 may not be for you if you’re looking for a really vibrant night life.
Non skiers: ice skating, snow shoes, snow scooters.