Courchevel 1650, entrance to the largest ski area in the world
Here in the Tarentaise valley at the foot of the Vanoise massif, Courchevel 1650, also called Courchevel Moriond, is your gateway to the largest ski area in the world, Les Trois Vallées.
An unparalleled ski area
Over 600 km of pistes are marked and maintained on a daily basis to offer you the best ski conditions possible. You can ski to the resorts of Méribel, Val Thorens, La Tania, Brides-les-Bains, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, Les Ménuires and Orelle via more than 300 ski slopes served by nearly 200 ski lifts! Freeriding fans and adrenaline junkies can also take advantage of four half-pipes and four snowparks, which are some of the best anywhere in France. In addition, some 2,000 snow cannons guarantee excellent snow cover throughout the winter season.
The landscapes and panoramas found here are unique and offer stunning views over Mont Blanc and Les Écrins massif, as well as the Swiss and Italian Alps. Courchevel 1650 enjoys a reputation for exceptional sunshine because it is set back on a mountain plateau. Enjoy an unforgettable holiday in this sought-after location.
Good to Know: This is the birthplace of Courchevel
Courchevel 1650, formerly called Moriond sits at the level where the first ski lift was installed.
A welcoming and lively resort
In essence, Courchevel 1650 is a welcoming and friendly resort renowned the world over and which offers visitors from all walks of life an authentic holiday experience. Indeed, there are numerous facilities to help you make the most of your après-ski time: bars, restaurants, nightclub, and shops, as well as opportunities to try out the diverse and varied activities ranging from ice-skating to snow rafting. In addition, the free shuttle service provides easy access to the other levels in Courchevel, so you can take advantage of all the entertainment on offer in this internationally renowned resort.
This is a great resort for families too, and since 2010 it has been certified as a “Famille Plus Montagne” resort for its ever-growing list of activities and suitable accommodation options. Little ones ages 6 months and up are welcome in the crèche and the kid’s club introduces children aged 18 months and older to snow sports fun. Several other facilities also exist in the heart of the ski area providing a safe space for children to discover the joys of the mountain.
For your Courchevel 1650 ski rental needs, select a shop and enter your dates, then click Continue to rent your ski equipment today at a discounted price and for the whole family.