Top 10 of the surprising and original activities of the Paradiski ski area
You like to go off the beaten track, spend an unusual vacation and go home with lots of unique memories. On the Paradiski ski area, we offer you an exceptional skiing ground but also many unusual and original activities to spend unforgettable holidays.
Discover the top 10 essential and original activities of the Paradiski area :
1. Over The Moon, spend the night under the stars
Isn’t it everyone’s dream to sleep under the stars at 2500 meters high? We offer you to live an unusual night in a snow groomer completely refitted in a warm and sensual atmosphere. a balneo bath is also available, facing the Mont Blanc … Don’t wait any longer and come spend the night of your dreams on the top of the mountains …
Where is it ? Plagne Bellecôte, sommet Arpette
2. The Bobsleigh, an experience unique in France
Come and live a once-in-a-lifetime run on the legendary Olympic bobsleigh track in La Plagne. 19 curves for 1500m of thrilling sensations. Several options are available to you to make the descent on the only bobsleigh track operating in France. The Bob Raft is the most accessible and allows you to go down 4 at a time in this self-guided device. If you feel ready to face the solo descent, embark on the Speed Luge, this sledge for a person, which like the bob raft is self-guided. For the most adventurous of you, discover the Bob Racing, a bob piloted by a professional pilot for a descent up to 120km/h.
Where is it ? La Roche in la Plagne
3. The Toboggan, be ready to take off
New this winter ! The Tyrolienne des Arcs is without a doubt THE new attraction of the winter. Flying over the old Kilometre Lancé track which held the world ski speed record for a long time (251,4 km/h, Simone Origone, 2006), this Tyrolean traverse allows to reach a speed of 130 km/h.
Feeling daring? Then go for a solo or duo ride and live a sensational experience. After the descent, it is possible to get a souvenir photo to share with your friends and family.
Where is it ? Arc 2000
4. The ice tower, an original activity for thrill and height seekers.
Discover the natural waterfalls of Champagny, which frost during the winter and are the playground of “frosted” climbers . At their side, you will discover the ice tower a 24-meter high artificial structure. Every winter climbers seeking thrilling sensations come to climb this frozen structure. A unique show awaits you, in the heart of the Vanoise … Whether you are a beginner or an expert climber you can indulge in the practice of ice climbing, there is something for everyone.
Where is it ? Champagny-en-Vanoise
5. Ski Joering, an authentic experience in an exceptional setting
What if you tried a new gliding experience? Why not ski Joering! Ski Joëring is a sporting discipline combining skiing and horse riding. The horse or pony pulls the skier behind him. It is accessible to all skiers, regardless of their level and age.
Where is it ? Peisey-Vallandry and les Arcs
6. The Igloo village, a magical and frosty experience
Immerse yourself in the magical world of the ice grotto! You will discover the ice sculptures that runs along the path inside the igloo! And why not extend the day at ICE BAR for a very unusual aperitif and follow up with a fondue at the restaurant of the igloo ….
Where is it? Arc 2000
More info : https://www.village-igloo-arcs.fr/
7. The Snooc, try out and get new sensations
New this year on the Colorado toboggan run in La Plagne, the Snooc offers you a completely new experience! Here, you do not need to know how to ski to practice sliding in a fun way. You also get to spend some time in an incredible environment, right in the middle of the canyon of La Plagne.
Where is it? Plagne Centre, piste Colorado Luge
More Info: https://www.skipass-laplagne.com/fr/colorado
8. The two-seater sledge, happiness is only real when shared.
Have you ever tried a two-seater sledge that allows you to be side by side? Come and try luge 1800 in Arc 1800 or luge 2000 in Arc 2000. This new sledge, available on the toboggan run of Les Arcs, allows you to share your descent with your soul mate, your best friend or your little brother. So don’t wait any longer to try it out and choose wisely your partner. Toboggan runs are open every day and you get a reduced rate if you get 2 runs or more!
Where is it?
In Arc 1800, access with Les Villards gondola for the Luge1800, in Arc 2000 for the Luge 2000, access with Arcabulle or Plagnette chairlift and Transarc gondola.
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9. The la Plagne Funslope, to challenge your friends and family
jumps, bumps, banked turns, snails and theme-based obstacles, the Funslope the craziest of you ! Accessible to all, on skis or snowboard, come down this fun slope, which, as a bonus, is the longest funslope in Europe … Be ready for a lots of laughter with family or friends.
Where is it? Plagne Bellecôte, access with Arpette or Salla chairlift
Plus d’info : https://www.skipass-laplagne.com/en/fun-slope
10. The Kid’s forest, a playful piste for all ages
In the Paradiski area, children are thought of, The Kid’s Forest is the new area dedicated to children to introduce them to skiing while having fun. The Kid’s forest, offers a series of 15 fun and varied modules accessible to all for a playful crossing of the forest full of surprises and discoveries. This is the perfect piste to enjoy skiing in an original way with the little ones.
Where is it ? Peisey-Vallandry