Do you know the Savoyard resort of Tignes for its snow-capped peaks and its kilometers of slopes?

And if you discover our beautiful mountains and lakes nestled in the heart of the Alps from another angle and under the colors of summer?



Tignes and its villages

Tignes and its villages

Composed of 5 villages, Tignes offers a variety of atmospheres in summer and winter! The 3 main ones are located at an altitude of 2100m: the dynamic and festive Val Claret, the peaceful Lavachet and finally the center of the Lac resort. Tignes les Boisses 1800 and Tignes les Brévières 1500 are peaceful hamlets where peace and tranquility reign.

One thing is certain, once in Tignes you will not get tired of the beauty of the scenery and will certainly not have time to get bored. Don't know where to start? Come on, we tell you everything!

How to make the most of your holiday in Tignes?

Hiking, of course !

Hiking, of course !

We've selected a few of our favorite rides for you:

  • Going around the Lac de Tignes:

Obviously, we start with the easy in an exceptional setting! Strolling around the lake is THE first walk to do to stretch your legs before using your calves. Perfect for family walks, come and admire the 25 hectares of pure water of a striking blue!

  • L'Aiguille percée from Tignes le Lac 

Emblematic symbol of Tignes, you absolutely have to practice this pretty hike starting from Tignes-le Lac.
From up there, you will have a nice view of the surrounding peaks. Mont Blanc is observable if the sky is clear!

Key points: 7km, +609m, Attention steep drop!

  • Gouille du Salin and its waterfall

An easy hike to do with the family and above all magnificent which gives access to two water points in Tignes. Your path will be punctuated by springs, waterfalls and lakes. The water is turquoise and the famous waterfall "Bride's Veil" is splendid!

Key points: 3.7km, +150m 1h45

  • Lacs du Chardonnets

In a green setting, take the Chemin des Lacs du Chardonnets in the heights of Tignes Le Lac!

  •  Lac de la Sassière

Ideal hike for young and old in a sublime setting and abundant wildlife, it is ideal for a picnic outing! To get there, you have to go to Villaret du Nial, shortly before Val d'Isère. Once you arrive at the Le Saut car park and after an hour's walk, you will finally have a splendid view of the turquoise waters of the lake.  Key points: 7km, +250m, 2h

Key points: 5.78km, +318m, -318m, 2h35

For those who appreciate the mountains and who wish to know more about the fauna, flora and cultural heritage of our beautiful resort, trust a mid-mountain guide who will help you discover the beauty and diversity of our mountains.

Playful activities


And for those who want to work on their calves even more, the resort of Tignes will also delight trail lovers! There are many routes through the villages of Tignes to the highest peaks. Between woods, lakes, rivers and green plateaus, you will be able to find the perfect and splendid route, regardless of the level of difficulty chosen.

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The nautical leisure base

The nautical leisure base

Tignes'lake is the oasis of the resort, so don't forget to pack your bathing suit in your suitcases! When it comes to water activities, there's something for everyone! Kayak, water pedal, stand-up paddle and the famous Water jumps for thrill seekers!

Sports Beach – Tignes le Lac:

Your children will no longer know where to turn with the wide choice of activities they will find at the lake with fields for sports such as beach volleyball, beach rugby, basketball, football or tennis... But there is also possible to trampoline, play pétanque, rollerblade, skateboard... in short, you will have understood that there is something for all tastes and all ages!

Bases of Val Claret and Lavachet:

The Val Claret and Lavachet bases also offer a number of activities that will delight your children: archery, mini-golf, table tennis, racket sports

Reminder ! The "My tignes pass" , what is it ?

The My Tignes card is your key to enjoying sporting or family activities in Tignes. By purchasing the MyTignes card with 10.20, 30 activities to choose from, you can enjoy these activities without having to spend anymore!

Fishing for all the family!

Fishing for all the family!

Enjoy an experience with family or friends in an exceptional setting at Lac du Petit Chardonnet, situated at an altitude of 2,384m at the gateway to the Vanoise National Park.

Whether you're an angler or not, give it a go, grab your rods and bait the rainbow trout or brook salmon that feed the lake. 

If you're lucky, you can enjoy the fish grilled on the barbecue (available on site).🐟

Diverses outdoor activities to try !

Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking

For thrill seekers who find it difficult to put away their skis at the end of winter… come and get a dose of adrenaline while riding the Tignes-Val d’Isère bike park!
Do not hesitate to call on one of our instructors who will guide you in the best way to gain confidence and improve your skills.



In a slightly quieter version, the electric mountain bike will make your rides longer without more effort and will make pedaling easier. We offer various versions for all ages!



What better way to admire the beauty of the mountains from the air? Live a unique experience in the heart of our mountains by paragliding. The view is breathtaking and the sensations guaranteed… Flights from Val d'Isère and Bourg-Saint-Maurice

Embark with one of our instructors!

Play golf at 2100m

Play golf at 2100m

Experience a round of golf at an altitude of 2100m (the highest golf course in Europe!) in an exceptional paranoma at the 18-hole golf course in Tignes located below the Grande Motte glacier. Its nickname "marmot trail" is totally appropriate, the marmots being the main neighbors of this exceptional place... So it's up to you to find your way between the holes and the burrows of the latter!

Mountaineering and glacier hiking

Mountaineering and glacier hiking

By staying on the magical setting of the glacier, you can also enjoy an exceptional hike on a glacier zone, equipped with crampons, ice axes and accompanied by high mountain guides, you can fill up with indelible memories and learn more about the life of a glacier

And for those who want to go even higher and walking in the footsteps of mountaineers, come and climb the Grande Motte and experience your first mountaineering thrills.

Aquatic activities: Need to cool off ?

Aquatic activities: Need to cool off ?

"Haute Isère" river is the perfect spot for white water sports. Lovers of thrills and outdoor sports will be delighted by the opportunities in Bourg-Saint-Maurice valley !

Between the convivial aspect of rafting, the sporty side of hydrospeed or the adventurous side of canyoning, which Evolution 2 activity will appeal to you the most? We love all three !

Special kids !

Do your children have too much energy, they love sports and nature and you want them to make the most of your stay?
Entrust us with your children for one or more days from Monday to Friday to discover an exceptional range of mountain sports. On the program, mountain biking, rafting, climbing, tree climbing...!

Indoor activities

Tignes will also be able to entertain you on days when the sun is shy and the sky is capricious!

  • Aquatic area: The Lagoon

For a successful afternoon with the children between the swimming pool, slide but also sauna, hammams and jacuzzis

  • Tignespace:

This 3500m² indoor sports complex will meet the expectations of athletes! Between volleyball courts, handball, basketball, climbing wall, racket sports... you'll have plenty of choice to occupy the rainy days!

Enjoy the local gastronomy !

And all that energy spent, it digs, doesn't it? and above all, who said you had to wait for winter to enjoy a tasty raclette?!

In Tignes Val Claret : Ursus, Table de Jeanne

Glacier de la grande motte : le Panoramic 

A Tignes le Lac : Le Kaya / Il Savoia

A Tignes Lavachet : Mendikoa / La ferme des 3 capucines

Tignes les Brévières : L'Etoile des neiges

So, have you also been won over by the summer side of Tignes?

Why not also pay a visit to its pretty neighbour, Val d'Isère?

See you soon !

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