|ski area:||Sainte Foy|
|height at summit:||2620m|
|rail:||bourg st maurice|
Nestled in the French Alps, close to the Italian border, at a height of 1550 metres, Ste Foy's stunning location gives breathtaking views of the valley below and the impressive Mont Pourri plus access to over 800 hectares of virgin snow right at your back door.
Often referred to as the "Jewel in the Crown" of the French Alps, located just down the road some of worlds most famous resorts - Val d'Isere, Tignes and Les Arcs as well as La Rosiere from where you can ski into Italy! This central location gives you access to some of the best skiing the world has to offer.
The village of Sainte Foy remains remarkably unspoilt and has preserved its authentic charm and local architecture. It boasts affordable lift passes and excellent traditional restaurants and bars.
The ski area includes 35km of pistes and extensive off piste.
Lots of sporting activities available.
Winter activities include:
Summer activities include:
|Eating out:||ste foy is a quiet, undiscovered resort, originally a savoyard farming community, and has only been developed since 1990. Some private chalets and hotels, but with a car more possibilities open up|
|Apres ski:||cosy bars|
|Non skiers:||pa and fitness centres, snowshoe walking available|