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Les Contamines Montjoie
Located at the foot of Mont-Blanc, discover a typical mountain village with authentic charm. Les Contamines Montjoie is a friendly and family resort with preserved culture and heritage. Between Savoie and Haute-Savoie, this destination offers you a privileged view on the Mont-Blanc as well as on the Beaufortain valley. This village is made up of several hamlets and is surrounded by a wild and rich nature, part of which is keyed as a Nature Reserve. Come and recharge your batteries in the heart of a traditional village with the charm of yesteryear. Destination sport, calm and well-being, Les Contamines Montjoie is a resort that will seduce all snow enthusiasts in a real mountain landscape. Thanks to the Label Famille Plus, Les Contamines welcomes you for a successful family holiday where many activities are proposed to you.
Offering an exceptional panorama of the Mont-Blanc massif, the Contamines Montjoie ski area and its 120 km of slopes plunges you into a fairytale world where snowy forests, valleys and alpine farms mingle. With the Evasion Mont-Blanc ski pass, you can access the ski resorts of Saint-Gervais, Combloux, La Giettaz or Megève.
Les Contamines ski area is synonymous with skiing pleasure but also with nature. If the top of the slopes offers you a panoramic ski with a breathtaking view on the Mont-Blanc, the bottom of the domain plunges you in the heart of the forest in a typical environment. Two beginners' areas are accessible in the centre of the village of Les Contamines with different slopes to have fun in complete safety. For the more seasoned, fun areas such as the Ludo Park or the Ecureuils Park offer modules and courses to have fun and test your snowpark skills.
Enjoying exceptional snow cover throughout the winter, Les Contamines Montjoie offers a large playground for ski touring enthusiasts. Its off-piste area offers great vertical drops from the top of the ski lifts. Discover the most remote corners of the Beaufortain and escape into a wild and preserved nature. The Nordic area of Les Contamines Montjoie offers 25 km of marked trails. On the plateau of Notre-Dame de la Gorge, cross-country skiing enthusiasts can enjoy a biathlon stadium, discover family trails and enjoy classic and skating trails. In addition, a night run is accessible every Wednesday. The ski resort offers other activities on snow, such as the discovery of biathlon, a dog-sled ride, fat bike or ski joëring. Fill up your batteries by discovering this nature resort and book your ski equipment online on our website and then go to one of our Precision Ski Contamines Montjoie ski shops.
To come to Les Contamines Montjoie, you can take the Autoroute Blanche to the Passy exit which is only 12 km from the resort. From Paris, take the A6 and A40 in the direction of Geneva, and from Lyon, follow the A43 in the direction of Annecy-Le Fayet or the A42 and then the A40. By train, the Saint Gervais les Bains station is regularly served and then there are bus connections to the station. As well as from Geneva airport and Lyon-St-Exupéry where numerous transfers are provided to the Alpine massifs.