Our ski shops in Tignes Lavachet

Lavachet: a corner of serenity

Offering a peaceful setting to recharge your batteries, the Lavachet is a district of Tignes that offers a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. Located in Savoie in the Tarentaise Valley, this internationally renowned destination will appeal to all winter sports enthusiasts. Surrounded by majestic peaks and crystal clear lakes, it is a unique place that will seduce all mountain lovers.  With its breathtaking landscapes, varied activities and warm atmosphere, Tignes Lavachet is the ideal place for your mountain holidays.

A wellness destination

Tignes Lavachet also offers wellness and relaxation opportunities. Many accommodations offer spas, saunas and pools to recharge your batteries after a day of outdoor activities. Taking the time to relax and admire the scenery is an essential part of the Lavachet experience.

Gastronomy at Lavachet: savour alpine delights

Lavachet and the surrounding area are full of restaurants, cafes and mountain huts where you can enjoy delicious alpine cuisine. From the Savoyard fondue to the local génépi, there is a profusion of dishes and drinks to enjoy. Outdoor dining overlooking the mountains adds a magical dimension to the dining experience.

Tignes: a unique mountain experience

More than just a ski resort, Tignes is a unique destination for your mountain holidays. It is a place where adventure meets nature, where conviviality and warm atmosphere reign supreme. 

Entertainment throughout the year

Sporting events, concerts, culture, Tignes always promises you more wonder for  your stay.

Winter events

From 25 November, all winter sports enthusiasts will gather in Tignes to celebrate the launch of the season. Put on your spatulas and hit the slopes in preview! 
Running in the snow with friends and crossing obstacles does not scare you? The Yeti Race is for you. Use agility and endurance to get your fill of thrills. 
In March, experience an exceptional event with the greatest riders on the planet during the Slopestyle Ski World Cup. This Mountain Shaker event brings together all board culture enthusiasts for an incredible show with the best riders in the world. 
In April and May, it’s Spring Break in Tignes! Play the extensions with several weeks of animations, playful spaces, a pool-party or après-ski evenings. 

Summer events

The summer months are equally lively with outdoor music festivals, sports competitions and cultural events. From Tignes Beach Rugby to the Fête de la Montagne, Tignes brings together all nature lovers and highlights Savoyard traditions. 

A range of activities in Tignes

Whether you are a winter sports enthusiast or you visit Tignes in summer, there is a multitude of activities to discover in Lavachet.

In winter, hit the ski and snowboard slopes, explore the snowshoe trails, or enjoy the outdoor ice rink. In summer, go hiking to discover the surrounding mountains, mountain biking on the marked trails, or relax by the mountain lakes. Lavachet’s restaurants and bars are perfect for relaxing after a busy day.

The ski area Tignes - Val d'Isère

A variety of tracks

Offering nearly 300 kilometres of slopes, the Tignes-Val d'Isère ski area is one of the largest ski areas in Europe. Connecting two of the largest ski resorts in Savoie, it is an infinite playground. 

Renowned for its exceptional snow cover, breathtaking landscapes and varied slopes for all levels of skiing, the area formerly called Espace Killy will delight all winter sports enthusiasts. Thanks to its high altitude, the ski area offers reliable snow conditions from November to May, making it a top destination for skiers and snowboarders throughout the winter season.

A world out of the tracks

The adventure continues well beyond the marked trails. Off-road enthusiasts will find here an endless playground to explore the untouched corridors and slopes. For those in search of adrenaline, there are many opportunities for freeride and ski touring.

Spring skiing

Thanks to the Grande Motte Glacier, you can enjoy the ski area until May. From 3456 to 1500 meters above sea level, hit the slopes of the glacier to the village of Brévières. 

Your ski hire in Tignes Lavachet

With Precision Ski at your side to equip you, your stay in Tignes will be an unforgettable experience, whether you are a novice or an expert in winter sports. In just a few clicks, you can book your ski equipment online from your sofa. By choosing our ski rental service, you benefit from many advantages: 

  • A wide range of equipment: whatever your level of skiing, we offer packages for all profiles, from beginners to experts, from alpine skiing to freeride;
  • Expert advice: on our site and in store, benefit from personalized advice from our customer service and our teams of passionate professionals;
  • Quality equipment: thanks to our workshop, each equipment is regularly revised and maintained to offer you the best possible riding experience;
  • Flexibility: with online booking at Precision Ski, you can cancel up to 24 hours before the start of your holiday. In addition, you can add a ski pack or options from your customer account. 

How to reach Tignes Lavachet?

To come on holiday in Tignes Lavachet, several options are available. If you travel by plane, shuttles provide transfer from the airports of Lyon-Saint Exupéry, Geneva and Chambéry. For train passengers, the nearest station is Bourg-Saint-Maurice, regularly served in winter with direct routes from different cities in France. Then local transport services allow you to reach Tignes Lavachet. If you come by car, the A430 motorway takes you to Albertville, then take the N90 to Bourg-Saint-Maurice and finally take the direction of Tignes.