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Peisey-Vallandry Ski Resort Guide

Peisey-Vallandry, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Snowfall.
Total Piste Length20 miles
Highest Lift7,546ft
Resort Height5,249ft
 Nearest AirportsChambery and Grenoble
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The French ski resort of Peisey-Vallandry is in the French Alps at an altitude of 5,249ft, with 20 miles of marked runs.


Peisey-Vallandry is part of the Paradiski area with access to 264 miles of downhill skiing, with 475 marked pistes, served by a total of 141 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Peisey-Vallandry itself (20 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Paradiski ski resorts of La Plagne and Les Arcs.

The ski resort itself is at 5,249ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 7,546ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


Peisey-Vallandry offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.


Peisey-Vallandry is very highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in Peisey-Vallandry.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Peisey-Vallandry is 4 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Peisey-Vallandry?

The next notable snow forecast is -, expected on 21 October.

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Snow Forecast by day for Peisey-Vallandry

Ski Area Stats

Peisey-Vallandry Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1927 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
3239 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
20 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
25 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Paradiski Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
264 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
95 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Peisey-Vallandry Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift7,546ft
Resort Altitude (Peisey-Vallandry)5,249ft
Lowest Trail4,265ft
Max Vertical3,281ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Peisey-Vallandry
Intermediate Skiers

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Location and Map

Where is Peisey-Vallandry?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Paradiski, Savoie.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Peisey-Vallandry is Chambery, 80 minutes drive away.

Grenoble, Annecy, Geneva, Lyon Bron and Lyon St-Exupéry airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 14 ski lifts are able to uplift 14,033 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 28 miles of ski runs, with 250 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Peisey-Vallandry open?

 Open from : December 11, 2021.

 Closes : April 30, 2022.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Late April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Peisey-Vallandry, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

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