Avoriaz is a purpose built resort set in a dramatic scenery above the more traditionnal village of Morzine. It forms part of the Portes du Soleil ski area in the northern French Alps. The resort is traffic free, so snowcats or horse drawn sleighs transport your luggage to your accommodation. Avoriaz is a true international resort which has much to offer.
Avoriaz is ideally located in the middle of the Portes du Soleil ski aera, with access to hight-altitude skiing for everyone among the prettiest panoramas in the Alps. You will ski in a stunning countryside, with open panoramic views of Les Dents du Midi and les Dents Blanches. Like to take it easy or push yourself to the limits, you will find a wide choice of routes and varied landscapes, you will ski down into broad, open valleys on pistes running through the trees. A family skiing that appeals to skiers of all ages! The altitude guaranteed snow cover from December to April, with an average of 8 metres of snow every winter.
Comprising twelve resorts between France and Switzerland, les Portes du Soleil is one of the largest ski area in the world with 650 km of happiness. With a vast and varied choice of ski runs, the Portes du Soleil aera offers infinite possibilities, allowing you to cross the border for a real ski trip in an incomparable setting. Because of the quality of the mountain restaurants, your ski trip also become a gourmet walk around Swiss and Savoyard food, area renowned for its local gastronomy. Whatever your level, whatever your desires, les Portes du Soleil guarantees you total pleasure and absolute freedom skiing without frontiers.Located at the heart of the aera, with the highest altitude, Avoriaz is giving you the chance to set off in a new direction to the prettiest panoramas!