There is a lot of snow on the slopes today, an impressive depth of 380 centimeter, and of course the lifts and slopes are open in Tignes. Today, 89% of the lifts and 95% of the slopes are open.
In Tignes you will find 79 lifts with a lift capacity of 144681 passengers/hour. There are 300 kilometer of groomed pistes in total, divided into 170 kilometer blue pistes, 78 kilometer red pistes and for the more experienced skiers, 52 kilometer black pistes. Tignes is part of the ski area Tignes/Val d'Isère, and therefore you have access to all lifts and slopes in this area. The vertical drop is at most 1906 meter and the highest served area by the ski lift system is at 3456 meter. Here you can also find some really long pistes, the longest one is 10 kilometers. For snowboarders or the more adventurous skiers, there is also access to a fun park, as well as a halfpipe facility.
If you have family members or others in your party who are not interested in down hill skiing, there are cross-country skiing tracks available at a total length of 5 kilometers. For those of you who want to try something new (probably), there is also a toboggan run here that is open to the public, as well as prepared trails for winter hiking.
Airports close to TignesIf you want to fly to Tignes the closest airport is Torino International Airport, Turin, with a distance of 65 kilometers from the ski resort. Other alternative airports that are possible to fly to are Aix Les Bains, Chambery (82 kilometers distance), as well as Geneva International Airport (106 kilometers from the ski resort).
Closest ski resorts to TignesNot far from Tignes is the ski resort Val d'Isere, the distance is only 6 kilometers. Close by you also find the ski resorts Les Arcs at a distance of 13 kilometers, and Sainte-Foy Tarentaise, 14 kilometers from Tignes.
Ski areas Tignes form part ofTignes is part of the ski area L'espace Killy together with 1 other ski resorts.
Frequently Asked Questions about Tignes
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Villages close to Tignes
If you are planning a ski holiday in Tignes you can always stay in one of these villiages, all with easy access to the ski area of Tignes:
Rent ski equipment in Tignes
Via Skiset you can rent equipment online, both skis and snowboards. You can also save up to 50%.
Ski schools in Tignes
If you are looking to book ski school in Tignes we can offer 26 different types of lessons for both skiing and snowboarding for all ages and levels via our partner CheckYeti. Many of the lessons can be canceled for free and you can get up to 15% discount compared to booking on site.