Our ski shops in Tignes Val Claret

Val Claret: the highest village in Tignes

Located at the foot of the Grande Motte glacier and the funicular, the Val Claret district is much more than just a ski destination. It perfectly meets all ski enthusiasts and lovers of outdoor activities. Whether you are a gliding enthusiast looking for exhilarating slopes, a nature lover looking for serenity or a night owl looking for festivities, Tignes Val Claret is your next destination! 
After a day of skiing, Tignes Val Claret comes alive with a vibrant nightlife. Indeed, for unforgettable evenings, the neighborhood is home to trendy bars, nightclubs and special events throughout the season. As the base camp for the major freestyle events in Tignes, Val Claret is also a gathering of snow sports enthusiasts. 
It is a true winter paradise for snow sports enthusiasts, adventurers in search of strong emotions and nature lovers. With its exceptional snow cover, breathtaking landscapes and lively atmosphere, Tignes Val Claret offers a unique experience for visitors looking for adventure.

Why ski in Tignes?

5 reasons to ski in Tignes: 

  1. A sports and family ski resort
  2. The connection Tignes - Val d'Isère
  3. Unusual outdoor activities
  4. Skiing on the Tignes Glacier
  5. Discover the Parc de la Vanoise

A lively and friendly atmosphere

Renowned for its lively atmosphere, Val Claret is a welcoming village, ideal for relaxing after a day on the slopes. Theme nights, sporting events and entertainment are an integral part of the resort’s nightlife. To have fun with family or friends, Tignes Val Claret is the destination for you!

The ski area Tignes - Val d'Isère

During your stay in Tignes, take the time to hit the slopes of Val d'Isère thanks to the connection with the area. It is one of the largest ski areas in the Alps, with 300 kilometres of slopes and 1906 metres of altitude difference. 

What is the name of the Tignes glacier?

The Grande Motte glacier rises to an altitude of 3,656 metres. Thanks to its opening in November, you can inaugurate the launch of the winter season and enjoy the slopes before anyone else! Until May, the glacier offers exceptional skiing conditions for all winter sports enthusiasts.

What to do in Tignes?

Unusual activities

In Tignes, we promise you a holiday in the mountains like no other! For a stay rich in emotions, discover a range of unusual activities for unforgettable moments. This winter, break the ice and dive into the frozen lake. Ice diving is a unique experience where you discover the silence and calm of the frozen waters. Using oxygen bottles and a wetsuit, dive under a thick layer of ice and enjoy an exceptional and dreamlike trip. For a refreshing moment, the Ice Floating allows you to float on the surface of Lake Tignes while observing the surrounding peaks. Finally, for the more adventurous, do you dare to jump on the ice waterfall? This frozen wall with harness, crampons and ice axes to discover the mountain differently!

Full-scale activities

In summer as in winter, Tignes is a true paradise for all lovers of the great outdoors. Snowshoes, sledding dogs, sledding or equestrian activities spice up your stay in Tignes. Take the plunge with the Bun J Ride, an activity for thrill-seekers. Clinging to a harness, launch yourself into the void from a springboard 40 meters from the void! 

During the summer, the resort becomes a playground for all nature lovers. On the lake, enjoy water sports (paddle, kayak, pedal boat), a good opportunity to cool off! You can also take the height by discovering the various marked hiking and trail trails to reach the peaks. 

Your ski hire in Tignes Val Claret

Why choose Precision Ski Rent for your ski rental in Val Claret?
The online ski rental with Precision Ski Rent offers a convenient, personalized and economical solution for winter sports enthusiasts and various benefits:

  • Wide selection of equipment;
  • Comfort and time saving;
  • Realized savings;
  • Flexibility and ease of modification;
  • Personalized advice.

Thanks to online ski rental, you save time by booking your equipment from your sofa. In a few clicks, you fill in your dates of stay then you select the ski pack most adapted to your needs. You benefit from discounts on your reservation as well as great flexibility if you need to modify it or add a ski pack. 

How to get to Tignes Val Claret?

Are you ready for adventure in the beautiful mountains of Tignes Val Claret? Here are all our tips to help you plan your visit. If you come by plane, the nearest airports offer shuttle transfers. If you prefer to travel by train, the nearest station to Tignes Val Claret is Bourg-Saint-Maurice station. From there, various buses provide the connection to the station. Finally, if you want to come by car, take the motorway to Albertville then the RN90 which takes you to Bourg-Saint-Maurice and finally the D902 to the station. 

With good planning, your trip to Tignes Val Claret will be a perfect start to a memorable holiday in the French Alps.