Serre Chevalier, France

Ski Facts

resort altitude: from 1350mm
ski area: Serre Chevalier
height at summit: 2780m
marked runs: 250km
snow park: yes
snow rating:

Travel Facts:

nearest airports: chambery 3hrs
geneva 3½hrs
grenoble 2hrs
lyon 3½hrs
turin 1½hrs
rail: briancon

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Serre Chevalier

Serre Chevalier Ski, Snowboard & Summer Holidays

Boasting 300 days of sunshine, Serre Chevalier is made up of various delightful villages. Fantastic scenery and excellent facilities make it a superb holiday base both winter and summer.

Ski holidays in Serre Chevalier:

Serre Chevalier has a large ski area - 250km of pistes - and is fairly unique, a large resort but with traditional charm and atmosphere. Strung along a valley with all the slopes on one side, the skiing offers a good slection of things to do for all levels.

Summer holidays in Serre Chevalier:

The low altitude of Serre Chevalier's villages make them great summer destinations too. Lots of activities for all the family, plus the beautiful old town of Briançon is close by.

Winter activities include:

helicopter rides, cross country skiing, fitness centre, natural hot water pools, ice climbing, snowboard park, ice rink, iIndoor pool, ice driving, parapenting.

Summer activities include:

hiking, walking, mountain biking, rafting, swimming, fishing, parapenting, indoor and outdoor pools, Via Ferrata, climbing, canyoning, horse riding.

More info:

Eating out: good choice of restaurants in all the Serre Chevalier villages, lots of traditional fayre.
Apres ski: many bars have live music. Not a wild apres ski place, but usually comfortable bars and good ambiance.
Non skiers: briançon is definitely worth a visit, especially the old town.