Ski-Guide 1: Scaling the Ice Tower
Answering to the call of the mountains
La Plagne – Savoie, France: website: http://www.la-plagne.com
Located in beautiful Savoie, La Plagne offers an unbelievable ski domain with over 225 kilometres of slopes starting at 1250m and climbing to over 3250m. This ski paradise is divided over 130 runs, including 18 black, 33 red, 69 blue and 10 green. Also available is an equipped glacier, 3 cross boarders, an amazing snow park, a half pipe and 80 kilometres of cross country routes.
La Plagne also offers a beautiful natural ice rink and one of unique features of this ski station is a bobsleigh track, a brand new attraction for the 2010 season, while in Champigny, only a jump away, discover the amazing Ice Tower - daredevils, be ready for a thrill!
This Savoie station also offers amazing complementary activities such as dog-sleigh riding, snow sledge outings and snowshoeing through the beautiful mountain areas.
To relax, take a stroll to discover the byways of the resort, its boutiques and restaurants where you can enjoy traditional Savoyard cuisine and ancestral crafts. A wide range of accommodation is also available to allow you to enjoy your stay that little bit longer. From a simple apartment to a luxurious chalet, La Plagne offers the best of Savoie in a single location.
For more information and to discover all the beauty of Savoie, visit your local travel agent or visit La Plagne website for a virtual tour of the station.