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Arc 1800: the visionary district

Nestled in Savoie in the heart of the French Alps, the ski resort of Les Arcs has become an emblematic destination for all lovers of architecture of the 70s. 
Offering an unforgettable mountain experience, Arc 1800 charms with its warm atmosphere and breathtaking views. With a modern and welcoming architecture, Arc 1800 harmoniously combines mountain tradition and contemporary infrastructure, creating a unique environment for holidays in any season.

A committed station

Committed resort, Les Arcs stands out not only for their exceptional natural setting, but also for their commitment to sustainable development. The station attaches great importance to the preservation of the mountain ecosystem. Indeed, this responsible destination received the Flocon Vert label in 2020 thanks to its resource management, the renovation of buildings or the protection of biodiversity. Les Arcs strives to reduce its carbon footprint while making visitors aware of the importance of preserving this exceptional environment.

Arc 1800 and Charlotte Perriand: a visionary collaboration

The fascinating history of the construction of Arc 1800 reflects the very essence of the creativity and innovation of Charlotte Perriand, an iconic architect whose work left an indelible mark on the architectural landscape of the 20th century. 

Charlotte Perriand: pioneer of modern architecture

Known for her influence on the modernist movement, Charlotte Perriand was a pioneer in architecture. Thanks to its functional approach to design, it has harmoniously combined aesthetics and utility. Inspired by the surrounding nature, the bold geometric shapes and clean lines of its design have created a striking contrast to the mountainous landscape, capturing the essence of modernism.

Inspired by the surrounding nature, she designed open structures that allowed visitors to fully enjoy the breathtaking alpine panoramas. The bold geometric shapes and clean lines of its design created a striking contrast to the mountainous landscape, capturing the essence of modernism.

Paradiski: an exceptional ski area

Arc 1800 is an integral part of the vast Paradiski ski area, which connects Les Arcs to Peisey-Vallandry and La Plagne. With more than 425 kilometres of perfectly maintained and varied slopes, winter sports enthusiasts will find what they are looking for. Skiers and snowboarders of all levels will descend this huge playground while enjoying the breathtaking views of the Tarentaise Valley and Mont Blanc. The accessibility and diversity of the slopes, combined with modern ski lifts, guarantee memorable skiing days.

Modern ski lifts

One of Paradiski’s major assets is its network of modern and efficient ski lifts. Regularly maintained, they ensure a fast ascent to allow you to ski a maximum of time. Chairlifts, cable cars, gondolas, the entire network offers optimal comfort. Whether you want to explore new tracks or simply enjoy the breathtaking panoramic views, the Paradiski ski lifts are up to your expectations.

Le Vanoise Express

On the Paradiski ski area, find the largest cable car in the world: the Vanoise Express. Linking the resort of Les Arcs to that of La Plagne, it flies over the valley and offers a connection, very convenient to enjoy the two ski areas. Hoisted more than 380 m from the ground, you enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view of the snowy peaks. It is an experience in its own right, an opportunity to feel in harmony with the majestic nature that surrounds Paradiski.

Play areas

Paradiski is a paradise for young and old, thanks to its many play areas. Whether you are a family with young budding skiers or looking for more technical challenges, you will find areas tailored to your needs. Theme ski slopes, toboggan area; snowpark, boardercross, you will also find specially designed spaces for children. Combining fun and creativity, beginner children and skiers can hone their skills in a safe and fun environment.

Ski hire in Arc 1800

Rent your skis with Precision Ski Rent

Precision Ski Rent is a specialist in ski hire in Les Arcs and will accompany you before, during and after your stay. Choosing Precision Ski Rent means opening up to a range of exceptional benefits that make all the difference in your ski rental experience: 

  • Save time: booking your ski rental online allows you to select your dates of stay and your ski packages from your sofa. By booking in advance, you avoid queues and you are guaranteed to have the equipment of your choice available on arrival;
  • Wide selection of equipment: whether you are a beginner, intermediate or expert skier, we necessarily have the equipment that meets your needs and expectations. From skis to snowboards, helmets to boots, you’ll find everything you need for a perfect day on the slopes;
  • Comfort and quality: all the equipment offered by our stores is regularly reviewed and maintained by our professional teams. We make sure every pair of skis or boots you rent is in excellent condition, ensuring a worry-free riding experience;
  • Attractive prices: thanks to online booking, you can benefit from discounts and promo codes throughout the season. So you can rent your skis at the best price;
  • Convenient locations: our ski rental shops are ideally located in the resorts, to easily pick up your ski equipment and enjoy the slopes.

By booking your ski equipment with Precision Ski Rent, you will enjoy a stress-free ski rental experience, with quality equipment and personalized service that makes all the difference. Enjoy your days on the slopes knowing that your equipment is in good hands. Our customer service is at your disposal to provide you with personalized advice 

How to get to Arc 1800?

To get to Arc 1800, several options are available. If you plan to travel by plane, the airports of Geneva, Lyon, Grenoble and Chambéry provide shuttles to the Les Arcs station. Bourg-Saint-Maurice Train Station allows you to reach the station in just 7 minutes. Then inter-station shuttles are available to move easily between the different districts. Finally, if you want to come by car, just follow the A430 motorway to Albertville, then the RN90 to Bourg-Saint-Maurice and the D119. Be careful, in winter there may be difficult road conditions, so it is advisable to check the weather forecast and be equipped with suitable tires or chains.