About Avoriaz

Built on a sheer granite cliff and well placed on the Portes du Soleil circuit, Avoriaz has arguably the world’s largest lift-connected ski region. Avoriaz is also famous for its wood clad buildings in award winning architectural style and indeed won an award for this. A “doorstep skiing” pioneer, linked to Swiss resorts in the Region via the legendary ‘Wall’ descent (you can take the chair down instead if necessary). Skiing for all standards, plus plenty for experts including five testing blacks (20 in Region). Avoriaz is a car free zone designed for relaxed living, with a famous childrens’ village in the centre.

This huge area links together twelve ski resorts on the Chablais mountainsides between France and Switzerland. The village of Avoriaz 1800 can be considered as its epicentre! When you choose to stay here, you benefit from a choice geographical location that gives you access to an enormous part of this outstanding ski area in the heart of the Alps. Downhill or cross-country skiers, snowboarders, snowshoers, freeriders and freestylers…

Book your ski holidays

Are you looking to book ski holidays in Avoriaz?

Our partner Erna Low specialises in ski holidays to the French Alps. Erna Low offers different options that will cover all budgets and needs and will make your ski holiday in Alpe d’Huez unique.

You can either choose to book self-drive ski holidays that include a return Eurotunnel crossing and accommodation or you can opt for accommodation only holidays. In addition and for a complete hassle-free experience, you can pre-book your ski pass, ski equipment and ski lessons.

Book your ski holidays in Avoriaz now with Erna Low.

Avoriaz Resort Video

Experience Avoriaz for yourself with the latest resort video.

Avoriaz Piste Map

Wondering what the skiing is like in Avoriaz? Take a look at the Avoriaz piste map here.

The Weather Forecast In Avoriaz

The Pistes in Avoriaz

Avoriaz Stats

Snowmaking

9%

Total Pistes

308

AVG Snowfall PA

800

Drag Lifts

125

Chair Lifts

76

High Capacity Lifts

13

Longest Run

7.5KM

Ski Pass Area

Portes du Soleil