With so many destinations for skiers throughout Europe, it can be quite tricky to determine the best place for your group or family to visit. There are lots of things to consider, not least among them the best place for a catered chalet! Tignes in France is certainly out among the frontrunners in the race for best ski resort every year. Visitors that come here will be overjoyed by the range of skiing on offer, the fantastic bars and restaurants, and of course the stunning accommodation. |
We’ve highlighted below some of the very best winter activities that you’ll be able to enjoy if you should visit and stay in a catered chalet. Tignes has so much to offer, so it’s good to have an idea ahead of time what you’ll be most interested in doing.
What could be cosier than spending Christmas tucked away on a mountain in a warm and luxurious catered chalet? Tignes is the perfect setting for a festive getaway, and the resort has become increasingly popular with families as well as groups of friends. While visiting, there are plenty of activities to suit a Christmas theme – so from Santa parades to fireworks, your little ones will be truly enchanted. There’s plenty of après ski that remains true to the festive feeling as well, and you might even get some free chocolate!
The yearly yeti race is something a little out of the ordinary, but well worth a look if you’re staying in the area. This is a group event taking in a 10km route with a number of tricky obstacles, and testing yourself in the snowy conditions is sure to make you work up an appetite. It’s a really fun activity, especially for groups looking for a challenge – and the entry price is very fair.
Is there a more enticing time to arrive at the resort than for the season opening? It’s an amazing winter event unlike any other, as everyone you come across will be excited for what lies ahead. You can feel the atmosphere developing for another glorious season on the slopes, and the bars and restaurants will be hosting events and fun evenings to celebrate the return of their guests.
Sports and More
As well as the above, there are various sporting events that Tignes is famous for. They’re great for those looking for spectator sport – and it doesn’t get more high octane than winter sports! You’ll also be able to enjoy live music at the bars as a good way to unwind after a hard day on the pistes.
So Much to Offer
For those staying here, enjoying the skiing, the food, or a catered chalet, Tignes has it all. It’s one of the most popular resorts for good reason, and you’re sure to find something to suit every member of your group – no matter how eclectic their tastes. The only hard thing is trying to find the time to fit it all in.
Author Tim Heal is the founder of Chaletline, a travel agency offering catered chalet accommodation in worldwide ski resorts. With an extensive knowledge of resorts and excellent post booking care, they pride themselves on the personal touch they offer to each and every client. If you're looking for a catered chalet, Tignes is just one of the superb ski resorts in which they can quickly and efficiently match you with the perfect accommodation. Catering for individuals, couples and groups up to 50, the knowledgeable Chaletline team will help you choose the right chalet in the right resort.
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