Winter in Isère is the promise of an unforgettable, rejuvenating experience with wonderful surprises every day.
Here are our 10 best winter experiences!
Vertige des Cîmes footbridge
Will you dare to take the first step? Dizzying thrills guaranteed on the Cîmes footbridge, 300m above the ground. Head for the summit, where the Lans Mountains look down on Grenoble. Here you will find the original attraction in Lans-en-Vercors, something unique in Isère: the Vertige des Cîmes.
The footbridge is a 2.1-metre overhang in empty space, giving hikers and skiers a wonderful view in total safety and free of charge. Ready to give it a go?
What could be better than a tasty break in between two descents? A sunny terrace, delicious hamburgers or tasty sandwiches just as you like them – this is what is on offer at the P’tit Truc, a small, high-altitude chalet in Vaujany.
Here everything is quite simply delicious! Non-skiers can also come up to the restaurant on foot and enjoy the spectacle of the snowy mountains.
Magical moment at Alpe d’Huez
A dream descent at the end of the day to share with your friends or loved one. This is the "Sarenne Sunset" package, on offer at Alpe d'Huez Grand Domaine.From the summit of Pic Blanc at an altitude of 3300m, arriving by the last ascent of the day, you will go down the famous Sarenne slope, the longest and most legendary slope in Europe – and practically all to yourself.
Magical and unique.
Trappers’ adventure in Vercors
Put yourself in a trapper’s shoes and get away from it all with your family across the vast plateaux and forests of Vercors for a dog-sled ride. Get to know the huskies, the breed of dog from the Arctic regions with their fascinating light-coloured eyes and thick coats that everyone wants to stroke. Unforgettable memories for all the family!www.entrechiensetloups.com
Tomorrowland, the famous festival of electronic music will, in March 2019, know its very first winter edition in the French Alps.
Discover the beautiful mountains and village of Alpe d’Huez, where only the visitors of Tomorrowland will have access to.
Unite with 30 000 People of Tomorrow from all over the world on an altitude of more than 2000 meters, guided by the Tomorrowland magic
Night skiing in Chamrousse
Come and ski beneath the stars with a breathtaking view over Grenoble.
In Chamrousse, at a high altitude of 2250m, the La Croix telecabin and the Crêtes slope are lit up for your enjoyment. Come and taste some truly unique skiing thrills. An original experience under the starry mountain skies. Not to be missed – and so romantic!en.chamrousse.com/winter
The Nordic hot tub effect
At the end of the day, after the effort on the slopes, treat yourself to a delicious experience with your loved one at the Atelier du Cucheron, with the Chartreuse forests in the background. Immerse yourself in a Nordic tub – or Storvatt for those in the know – an outdoor tub heated to 40°C with fire wood – and then jump out and enjoy the feeling of the snow in your swimsuit! You have to try it at least once in your life!www.lesateliersducucheron.com
Just imagine… An art and ice gallery dug under the snow: 120 metres of magic at an altitude of 2,700 metres.
Each year, some ten sculptors are invited to create new, short-lived works on a given theme. A magical discovery and a thrill for two!www.alpedhuez.com
The biggest high-altitude skiing area in Europe
Les Deux Alpes skiing area rises to an altitude of 3600m, and you can ski without stopping down the fine slopes from 3600m to 1300m as far as the village of Mont de Lans. A record height difference of 2300m, with 16km of slopes and no need to take the ski lift! What more could you ask?www.les2alpes.com/en
In Chamrousse enjoy a unique immersion in a natural world made of ice and snow.
This original village consists of an ice cave, an outdoor ice bar and three igloos that have been turned into a restaurant, dormitories for 8 people and a double room: a wonderful surprise to offer your loved one for your next holiday!